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The Eden Prairie Police Department blog provides an opportunity for the public to learn more about the people who work there — their stories, their lives, their work in Eden Prairie and their thoughts on topics from driving to dogs.

Safety Camp 2019

Post Date:June 26, 2019 11:29 AM

Scott Gerber, Sparky, Smokey, McGruff, Greg Weber at Safety Camp 2019Yesterday and today, 147 campers and their counselors took over Riley Lake Park for this year’s annual Safety Camp. The counselors, who are members of Eden Prairie's Police, Fire and Parks and Recreation Departments, helped their campers rotate through various safety activities, including personal safety, bullying prevention, power line safety, internet safety, animal safety, bike safety, fire safety, street maintenance vehicle safety and aquatics safety.

Tonight the campers and their parents will attend a graduation ceremony where they will watch a video of their camp adventures and take photos with their favorites counselors.

Bullying Prevention - Safety Camp 2019animal safety - Safety Camp 2019Thanks to everyone who helped make the 29th annual Eden Prairie Safety Camp a huge success!


Photos
Top right: Fire Chief Scott Gerber, Sparky, Smokey, McGruff and Police Chief Greg Weber at the Opening Ceremony
Lower right: bullying prevention with CLIMB Theatre
Lower left: animal safety with Sgt. Scott Mittelstadt and K-9 Riggs

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