Fathers Day Around Fairfax
June 13, 2013
Father's Day is Sunday, June 15. Treat dad to a weekend of family events around the county and/or quality reading time with a list of recommended reading list all about and for dads. Plus, dads, get tips to staying healthy and being a positive role model for your children.
Father's Day offers Family Fun, Memories at Local Parks on June 15 and 16 including a gold tournament, the Sully Antique Car Show, wood carving and fishing.
Dad! Stay Healthy for Your Children
“Are you a new father? Or a new grandfather? Be sure to get
vaccinated for whooping cough to protect your baby. The Health Department offers free Tdap vaccine to
adults 19 and older: Learn
- Make this a smoke-free Father's Day. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) encourages dads to model a healthy way of living for their children by making the decision to stop smoking. Learn how to be a role model for smoke-free living to your child and where to go to find resources to help you stop smoking here.
Be a Role Model
The Fathers in Touch program is a free parenting class through the Department of Family Services designed to empower fathers, support mothers and enable children to develop strong self-esteem, family identity and values.