Monday, June 10, 2013

Bike Safety for Kids

A bike is one of the main modes of transportation for kids in the summer. Whether your child is new to biking, or is a seasoned bike rider, it is important to remind them of the rules of riding and bike safety. Bicycle Safety For Kids Visit:

If you are looking for some bike safety activities, try the Bicycle Safety Activity Kit.

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

City of Tarpon Springs Giving Away Sandbags!

The City of Tarpon Springs is giving away sandbags at a number of locations today. Due to the possibility of heavy rains and high seas from a thread of storms passing through, Tarpon Springs officials are offering residents and business owners sandbags.  For locations:

Sunday, June 2, 2013

Summer BreakSpot Program

2-1-1 Tampa Bay Cares is taking part in an outreach effort to inform families about the availability of the Summer BreakSpot program. This program is a federal nutrition program meant to fill the nutrition gap for kids and teens 18 years of age and under during the summer months from June to mid August. To locate a site near you, call 2-1-1 or visit

Saturday, June 1, 2013

National Hurricane Preparedness Week - Day 7 - Taking Action!

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is joining thousands around the country who pledge to prepare and are taking action to be ready for this hurricane season. Being prepared begins by knowing your risk and taking the appropriate actions before, during and after a hurricane strikes.
By preparing now, you can protect yourself and your loved ones from the damaging impacts of a storm.