Tales from Riverside Farm looking at the Farm Safety Circle with Agri Kids and Alma Jordan

Europe Direct
Event Information

Date: 12 Aug 2015
Time: 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Europe Direct Centre: Blanchardstown Library
Location: Garristown Library

Event Description

Events: Tales from the Riverside Farm: looking at the Farm Safety Circle with Agri Kids and author Alma Jordan.

Venue: Garristown Library


Author Alma Jordan will tell tales from her series of books from the Riverside Farm, The Tree Swing and The Big Brown Bull. Alma in her story sessions will discuss Farm Safety and introduce the Farm Safety Circle.

Fields – warning signs              Slurry – leave it be                         Chemicals – Know the signs

Animals  they can bite!           ATV’s – wear helmets                     Injury – first Aid

Roads – Safe Cross code!          Farm Yards- never alone             Rivers – behind the fence!

Machinery – Keep back!           Electricity – nasty Shock               Climbing – prevent falls!

                                                            Tractors – stay away                      Learn – ask at home!

                                                            You – be alert!                                  Elderly farmers – keep an eye


All are welcome to this event – for more information please contact Garristown library at 01-8355020 or e-mail Susan/Lisa at Europedirect@fingal.ie

Agri Kids: Be farm Safe: Stay Farm Safe:  www.agrikids.ie