We are excited to announce Project Lifesaver PEI will be officially launched on Sunday, June 23, 2013 with an Open House/Family Fun Day at the new PEI Ground Search & Rescue base at 195 Maple Hills Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI from 12-4.
This free event will be fun for the whole family! Take part in hands on activities throughout the afternoon at drop-in stations and during scheduled activities.
- Check out techniques for shelter building
- Try your hand at learning to use a compass
- Use a map to solve a scavenger hunt puzzle
- Test your memory to learn the ten things you need to bring with you in the woods
- Visit the RCMP Police Dog
- Try the radio in the search and rescue trailer
- Tour the trailers to see how a search is planned
- Watch a demonstration of Project Lifesaver
- Learn more about the AdventureSmart programs offered by the team
- And more!
Visit all the stations and return your “passport” to the raffle table to get a small prize!
A cash BBQ will be available to raise funds to support your local Ground Search & Rescue Team.
We hope to see everyone come out and have a great day! Come and support Project Lifesaver PEI and PEI Ground Search & Rescue!