Wesley House Community Center and the Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department are sponsoring a Child Safety Fair Wednesday.
Officials say it will be a family event, free of charge, featuring a self-defense and child ID program, as well as activities for children and teenagers, and information for parents.
Topics of particular importance that will be discussed are online safety, bullying and peer pressure.
The event is Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Wesley House, 1520 8th Avenue in Meridian.
Church groups are invited to participate. For more information, you may call 601-485-4736.