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BJWC Safety Town 2017 Around the Corner!

April 17, 2017

The temperatures are warming up and the sun is sticking around just a bit longer, which means for those Barrington-area children entering kindergarten and first grade, BJWC Safety Town is just around the corner!

Safety Town, held in a miniature layout of a real town, is a hands-on educational opportunity for children to learn all types of safety lessons. Children who are entering kindergarten or first grade are eligible (must be five years old by September 1, 2017) and have not previously participated in Safety Town are eligible to become 2017 BJWC Safety Town campers.

Sessions run two weeks and meet Monday through Friday. Four sessions are offered in 2017:

  • Session 1 June 12-23 9:00am-11:30am,

  • Session 2 June 12-23 12:30pm-3:00am,

  • Session 3 July 10-21 9:00am-11:30am and

  • Session 4 July 10-21 12:30pm-3:00am.

BJWC Safety Town is also in need of volunteers! Any student who is registered for 7th through 12th grade for the 2017-2018 school year, is eligible to become a 2017 Safety Town volunteer.

Registration for both Campers and Volunteers is currently online at

Go directly to registration by clicking here

The enrollment fee for campers is $127.50 per participant and there is no enrollment fee for volunteers. Scholarships are available based on financial need. Scholarship requests should be emailed to

For more information on the BJWC Safety Town program, session dates and online registration, please follow Safety Town on Facebook at SafetyTownBarrington, visit here or email