Reminder - Bicycle Safety Workshop Tonight - May 10
Presented by SCPD, Funded by the Office of Traffic Safety
Learn how to safely and confidently use a bike for transportation, exercise and family enjoyment. The Bicycle Safety Workshop will take place on Thursday, May 10 from 7:00-8:30pm at the Central Park Library (2635 Homestead Road).
Taught by the Santa Clara Police Department, this workshop will serve as an introduction to the basic rules of the road, proper safety equipment, laws that apply to bicycles, techniques to increase predictability and visibility, route planning, common misconceptions about bicycle riding, a review of local intersections and how to approach them and new legislation impacting bicyclists. SCPD will also discuss registering your bicycle and preventing bike theft.
Individuals of all ages and skill levels are encouraged to attend. Attendance is free and registration is not required.
This program is sponsored by the Santa Clara Police Department with funding provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
For more information, contact the Police Department, (408)615-4700.