Jeffrey Gillen, Deputy Chief
Public Safety Building
181 Main St
Groveland, MA 01834
For Immediate Release
Friday, June 2, 2017
Media Contact: John Guilfoil
Groveland Police to Hold Bicycle Safety Rodeo
Saturday, June 3, from 10 a.m. to noon
The municipal parking lot at 181-185 Main St.
The Groveland Police Department, in conjunction with the Langley-Adams Library and the Massachusetts Safe Routes to School, will host a free bike safety rodeo for children and their parents. The event is organized by Officer Joshua Sindoni and Lauren Towler from the library.
Children should ride or bring their bike to be inspected by Riverside Cycle. Police will ensure helmets are properly fitted and will provide safety tips on cycling.
There will also be a bike decorating station, skills course, slow race and trivia wheel with prizes.
“We’re looking forward to seeing children and their parents this weekend,” Deputy Chief Gillen said. “This is a great opportunity for families to learn some important safety tips while participating in fun activities and winning prizes.”