Durham County Library Presents Bicycle Helmets and Safety Training Events

Program: Bicycle Helmets and Safety Training Events
Locations, Dates:

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library, Wednesday, May 3, 3:30 – 5 p.m.
Southwest Regional Library, Friday, June 30, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Bragtown Library Family Literacy Center, Friday, July 7, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Cost: Free and open to the public

Durham, NC – Durham County Library presents Bicycle Helmets and Safety Training Events this spring and summer at various Durham County Library locations. These events are free and open to the public. Children who need helmets will be given new, high quality helmets.

On Wednesday, May 3 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at Stanford L. Warren Branch Library, celebrate Bike Month with a new helmet! There will be helmet fittings and giveaways as well as safety courses. Additional events will be on Friday, June 30 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Southwest Regional Library and on Friday, July 7 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Bragtown Library Family Literacy Center.

Please bring your bicycle to these events. Kids who need helmets will be fitted and supplied with a new, high quality cycling helmet. All riders must wear helmets, and children will be instructed in safe riding techniques through fun riding courses.

Participating organizations include Durham Bike Co-op, Safe Kids, Durham County EMS, City of Durham Police Department, Durham County Office of the Sheriff, and Durham County Library.

For more information, call 919-560-0208 or visit DurhamCountyLibrary.org.

Durham County Library encourages Discovery, connects the Community and leads in Literacy. As a department of Durham County Government, the library furthers Goal 1 of the county’s Strategic Plan by enhancing cultural, educational and creative opportunities. For more information about the library, visit DurhamCountyLibrary.org.

Contact: Stephanie Bonestell
919-560-0151 or [email protected]

Source: Durham County Library