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Nashville Zoo to hold Ghouls at Grassmere in October

 

Nashville ZooNashville, TN – Singing pumpkins, dancing witches and three tons of candy await you at Ford Motor Company Fund’s Ghouls at Grassmere. The Halloween celebration that transforms the Zoo into a magical destination for kids of all ages is set for a seven night run, October 17th – 19th and 23rd – 26th.

Ghouls at Grassmere offers a safe and exciting Halloween experience for families with kids under age 12. Come dressed in your favorite costume and enjoy favorites like Carnevil games, Scary-Go-Round rides, Haunted Hayrides, animal and magic shows and trick-or-treating along the Zoo animal trails.

Nashville Zoo Hosts Seven Nights of Ford Motor Company’s Ghouls at Grassmere. (Amiee Stubbs)

Nashville Zoo Hosts Seven Nights of Ford Motor Company’s Ghouls at Grassmere. (Amiee Stubbs)

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“See Me Safe” promotes use of child safety seats

 

see-me-safeNASHVILLE, TN: Motor vehicle crashes continue to be the leading cause of death among children in the United States . According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), child safety seats reduce fatal injury by 71 percent for infants and 54 percent for toddlers. See Me Safe, a Child Passenger Safety (CPS) program, recently held an event at the Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center to address this critical issue by providing families essential training and information on how to keep their children safe while in their vehicles.

car_seatSee Me Safe, developed by Ford Motor Company Fund, the philanthropic arm of Ford Motor Company, in partnership with Meharry Medical College, shows families how to keep their children safe by providing them hands-on instruction from CPS-certified technicians on the proper installation of their car seats. The program addresses some common issues, such as how to properly strap the seat into a vehicle, and explains the correct age, weight, and height requirements for each type of seat. See Me Safe will partner with Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center for its Nashville child passenger safety seat efforts. «Read the rest of this article»

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