Civic Complex hosting parenting, special needs expos

Published 10:21 am Thursday, February 28, 2013

By NEAL WAGNER / City Editor

The Pelham Civic Complex and Ice Arena will host a pair of events in March and April designed to support local parents.

On Saturday, March 9 Birmingham Parent will host it’s 20th-annual Camp Expo at the Civic Complex from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The free event will provide families information on travel, health issues, volunteer opportunities, education and more, according to

The event also will feature a fun zone with free activities, and will provide information on day camps, activity camps, summer and spring break activities for “children ages toddler to college,” according to the website.

For more information about the Camp Expo, call 987-7700, or email

On Saturday, April 13 Birmingham Parent will also hold its 2013 Special Needs expo from 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

The free event will give children and adults with special needs a chance to learn about support groups, products, recreational activities, health care, therapy and more.

The special-needs expo will feature vendors providing products and information to support those with special needs. For more information about the event, email