DANVILLE, Pa. – Safe Kids PA Susequehanna Valley Partners, sponsored by the Geisinger Pediatric Trauma team, will hold a free event with the Danville Police Department from 4 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, May 31, at the Danville Police Station at 218 Iron St.
Families are invited to bring their bikes, scooters and helmets to participate in the bike rodeo to learn how to ride safely. Safe Kids PA and the police will also perform bike helmet fittings, bike maintenance and cycling education along with holding a car seat clinic. A special car seat bounty offers residents a $5 Walmart gift card for turning in expired or unsafe car seats for proper disposal.
Geisinger and the Danville Moose will hold a bike giveaway for multiple bikes and children will receive new bike helmets, funded by Children’s Miracle Network at Geisinger.
The rain date for this event is Wednesday, June 1.
Geisinger is committed to making better health easier for the more than 1 million people it serves. Founded more than 100 years ago by Abigail Geisinger, the system now includes 10 hospital campuses, a health plan with more than half a million members, a Research Institute and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. With nearly 24,000 employees and more than 1,700 employed physicians, Geisinger boosts its hometown economies in Pennsylvania by billions of dollars annually. Learn more at Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.