Bicycle safety day on tap at park
Updated 10:09 am, Thursday, June 27, 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. Rain date is July 7 for the event at the park, located 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 in-working-order 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 to purchase.
The cost is $5 per adult; children will be admitted for free.
For more information, call 860-354-5402 or 860-355-2070, or visit www.harrybrookepark.org.