Bicycle safety day on tap at park
Published 3:54 pm, Wednesday, May 29, 2013
The Friends of Harrybrooke Park in New Milford will sponsor a bicycle safety day June 30 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
A rain date of July 7 is set for the event at the park off Still River Drive.
Offerings will include a bike safety inspection station, skill stations with everyday riding, and lessons on how to start and stop properly, the safe way to exit a driveway and how to negotiate traffic and intersections.
Attendees are encouraged to bring their bike and a helmet, which is mandatory. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Safety certificates will be given to all riders.
Food will be available for purchase.
The cost is $5 adults, free for children.
For more information, call 860-354-5402 or 860-355-2070, or visit www.harrybrookepark.org.