Eddie Eagle GunSafe® Program: Teaching Kids Gun Safety

Does your child know what to do if they find a gun? The Eddie Eagle GunSafe® program, sponsored by the NRA, is a vital gun accident prevention initiative designed to help parents, law enforcement, community groups, and educators address this crucial safety topic with children.

Program Overview:

  • Purpose: The Eddie Eagle GunSafe® program aims to educate millions of children nationwide on the critical steps to take if they ever encounter a firearm. This program has been instrumental in promoting gun safety and preventing accidents involving children.

Key Learning Points:
The program introduces the topic of gun safety gently through engaging methods such as cartoons, songs, and interactive activities. The core message is reinforced through the following four simple steps that children should follow if they ever find a gun:

  1. Stop
  2. Don’t Touch
  3. Run Away
  4. Tell a Grown-Up

Interactive Experience: Children participating in the program will have the chance to meet Eddie Eagle, the friendly mascot who helps convey the safety message in a fun and memorable way. Additionally, a local police officer usually attends the sessions to discuss the importance of gun safety and answer any questions from children or their parents.

Program Details:

  • Frequency: The Eddie Eagle GunSafe® program is typically offered once a month.
  • Cost: This valuable safety education program is free to the public, ensuring that all children have the opportunity to learn these essential safety skills.

How to Enroll:

  • Stay Updated: Visit our Facebook page for the latest program schedule and enrollment details.
  • More Information: Check out our events section for more comprehensive information about the program and upcoming sessions.

Join Us:

Ensuring the safety of our children is a shared responsibility. By participating in the Eddie Eagle GunSafe® program, you can equip your child with the knowledge and confidence to handle situations involving firearms safely. This program not only educates children but also provides peace of mind for parents and caregivers, knowing that their children have learned how to stay safe. Enroll today and make gun safety a priority for your family.

We look forward to helping you and your child learn these crucial safety steps.


580 Mayer St.
Bridgeville, PA 15017


(412) 221-4900



  • Tues-Fri: 11am to 7pm
  • Sat: 10am to 7pm
  • Closed: Sun / Mon