COMMUNITY ALERT: BOSTON POLICE DISTRICT D-14 HOSTS OPEN HOUSE AND BICYCLE SAFETY SEMINAR

WHAT:    Boston Police Department District D-14 along with many local partners is hosting an Open House and a Bicycle Safety Seminar. Local children will have the opportunity to learn valuable safety skills and important bicycle safety tips.           

 This exciting event will include:

• Safety Info for Kids and Parents

• Bicycle Safety Demonstration

• Fun Bike Games and Agility Test

• Games and Giveaways!

• Refreshments

WHEN:    Saturday, September 18, 2010 from 11:00am – 2:00pm

WHERE:  Boston Police District D-14

                  301 Washington Street, Brighton, MA

WHO:       Boston Police District D-14, Brighton Main Streets, St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Minehan’s Florist, International Bicycle, CVS, Home for Little Wanders, Mercantile Bank, Boston College, Boston University, Kindred Healthcare, Allston/Brighton Substance Abuse Task Force

INFO:        Call the D-14 Community Service Office at 617-343-4376

DID YOU KNOW?    

The three common causes of car/bike crashes for kids under 15 years old:

1. Riding out of a driveway without stopping

2. Running stop signs.

3. Turning left without yielding.