Wright-Hennepin to host safety day for home-schoolers

Posted on November 16, 2011

Rockford, Minn. (November 16, 2011) — Wright-Hennepin (WH) will be conducting a “Safety Day for Home-schoolers” from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 30 at WH’s headquarters – 6800 Electric Drive in Rockford, Minn.

Attendees will be able to learn about electric, fire and personal safety, as well as energy conservation. Students will also have the opportunity to see WH’s line trucks and fire trucks as a part of the safety day.

Students of all ages are welcome to attend as well as their parents. Residents in the area who are interested in attending can call (763) 477-3000 for more information or email Heather Kadlec at hkadlec@whe.org.

WH is a member-owned non-profit electric utility that provides electric power to Wright County and the western part of Hennepin County. The cooperative has been a corporate citizen in this area since 1937 and currently serves more than 46,000 electric accounts. The utility started its security division in 1989 that provides local home security solutions as well as monitors alarm systems for more than 50,000 customers in 32 states and three Canadian provinces.