Bicycle Safety Rally

May 2, 2013 3:00pm - 7:00pm

The annual Bicycle Safety Rally will be held at the River Hills Mall on Thursday, May 2nd. The Mayo Clinic Health System is dedicated to create safe and healthy communities. Participants will learn how to do safety checks, learn bicycle handling, among joining in on games and other activities.

Can't attend the Mankato rally? Get your helmet at one of the following:
Wednesday, May 8, Waseca
Saturday, May 11, New Prague
Monday, May 13, Fairmont
Saturday, May 18, St. James
 
Cost:
Purchase helmets for only $14 (retail value $40)
 
Description:
Mayo Clinic Health System is dedicated to keeping our communities healthy and safe. Bicycle helmets can prevent life-threatening injuries. Helmets should be worn by anyone over the age of 1.  We will help you and your children choose a helmet that fits correctly.  There are no early sales and all sales are final.
 
Eight-station obstacle course, created and staffed by Greater Mankato Bike & Walk Advocates. Children participate in:
  • Bicycle safety checks
  • Bicycle handling skills
  • Pedestrian crossing game
  • Many other educational and motivating activities
Mankato Department of Public Safety and North Mankato Police Reserves will have a separate course that young children can interact with as well. Bring your bike or use a loaner bike. Please, no bikes in the mall.
 
Children's activities 
Staff from Mankato's Early Childhood Family Education Program will have activities for kids.
 
Register to win a bicycle!!
 
For more information, please call 507-385-2922.
 
Location:  
River Hills Mall, Mankato