As part of Child Abuse Prevention Month, the Children’s Advocacy and Protection Center of Catawba County (CAPC) will be hosting “Pinwheels for Prevention” on Wednesday, April 6 at noon. The event will be held at the Zahra Baker All Children’s Playground at 805 6th Street, SE in Hickory.
The public is invited to attend and join in planting the Pinwheel Garden to raise awareness of child abuse. Pinwheels are available for purchase by clicking the PayPal link at www.catawbacountycapc.org. Pinwheels will be available to take home immediately following the pinwheel ceremony, or they may be picked up from the CAPC.
Members of the public are also invited to send photos after planting pinwheels so that they can be shared on social media. The rain date for the event is Wednesday, April 13.