O'Conor to conduct Children's Safety Day at Pasadena office
O'Conor, Piper & Flynn ERA, one of the largest residential real estate brokers in the region, is holding its fifth annual Children's Safety Day on Saturday at its Pasadena office.
Parents may bring their children to participate in free safety-oriented games and activities, which will last from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bike safety, back-to-school safety tips, refreshments, gifts and free raffles will be a part of the day, and firefighters and a fire truck will be on hand.
A new attraction will be the Maryland's Kids in Safety Seats program, which checks for proper installation of children's car seats. The firm is also holding a bake sale to benefit the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. For details: 410-225-7700.
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