WESTPORT - On Saturday, May 2, Safe Kids Adirondack will be sponsoring its annual Fun On Wheels Bike Rodeo and Safety Fair in Essex County. The family event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Essex County Fairgrounds.
Parents are encouraged to bring their children with their bicycle, roller blades, skateboard, or scooter. Kids will be fitted for a free helmet, have their equipment inspected for safety, and then complete a fun and educational safety course. Kids must bring wheels in order to receive a free helmet. There will also be a car seat safety check from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
This event is held in partnership with the C.A.R.E. Fair, organized by the Essex County Task Force Against Domestic Violence. The Caring About Residents of Essex County event is open to residents of Essex County of all ages and will feature health and human service information from organizations and specialists from throughout the county. Displays, activities and give-a-ways will be set up on the Fairgrounds in Floral Hall. For more information about the Fun On Wheels Bicycle Rodeo and the car seat safety inspection, call 873-3003.