Remember to stop by Safety Day today from 11 am to 3 pm at Marucci Park in Spring Lake (Third Avenue and South Boulevard)
The day will feature a BMX and Skateboard stunt show with riders from the X Games featured on ESPN. They will be performing shows throughout the day. Â The riders will also be givingÂ away t-shirts and posters and be available to sign autographs.
Patrolman Emmett Smith and his K9 partner Ersko will be conducting a demonstration on the abilities and functions of the police K9 Unit.
A group fromÂ the Jersey Shore University Medical CenterÂ Injury Prevention Unit will beÂ on hand for a Bicycle Rodeo with games and prizes. Â Attendees areÂ encouraged to bring their bicycles and helmets to participate in the rodeo.
The Â members of the Spring Lake Police Department will be issuingÂ Kid Safe ID cards. Â Parents will be able to have their child checked forÂ accurate weight, height, and photographedÂ for an identification card that willÂ be issued back to the parent.
Officers will be on hand to inspect childÂ safety seats in vehicles to make sure that they areÂ properly installed.
Officers will be on hand to assist residents with information and enrollment in various programs that are offered by the Spring Lake Police Department. Â We will offer an inside look into the patrol vehicles and answer any questions the kids or parents may have.
Members of the Spring Lake First Aid & Fire Companies will be on hand to give tours ofÂ their ambulances and fire trucks. Â Members will also be on hand to answer questions.