Search User Login Menu
Tools
Close
Close

Arts

Lake Superior Art News Online Serving the Lake Superior Region, Thunder Bay, Sault Ste Marie, Sudbury, and Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan and Northern Ontario Cambrian Players, Paramount Live, Magnus Theatre, TBSO, Grand Marais, Art Colony,

Latest Arts News

Volunteers Needed for Bike Safety Rodeo

Event date: 5/12/2022 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Export event

Volunteers Needed for Bike Safety Rodeo

GRAND MARAIS, MINNESOTA,  ~~~~~  April 16, 2022 (LSNews)  – The Bike Safety Rodeo has become a much loved and anticipated annual event in Grand Marais, bringing families and children from across the county together to help kids learn how to bike safely. Each year this event is possible thanks to community volunteers; this year, we need you!

The 2022 Bike Safety Rodeo will be held on Thursday, May 12 from 3-5 p.m. at the Cook County Community Center in Grand Marais (317 West 5th Street), rain or shine, inside the arena if inclement weather. This fun and educational event is sponsored by the local Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Committee. It is a great opportunity for children to get ready for spring and summer biking with a bike and helmet check, and bike safety education with a bike skills course. There are a variety of volunteer roles, and no prior biking knowledge or experience is needed to volunteer, as training is provided. From assisting with activities to being a course monitor, there is a lot of fun to be had while supporting our youth. Most volunteer roles do require standing for the duration of the event, but accommodations will be made whenever possible.

The Bike Safety Rodeo helps kids be safer bicyclists with a properly fit helmet, a checked bike, and by testing their ability on the skills course. All ages are welcome. Adults are strongly encouraged to accompany younger participants and all participants are required to have a signed permission slip.

The SRTS Committee works year-round to make it safer and easier for children to walk and bike to and from school. Studies have found that physical activity, such as walking or biking to school, allows students to concentrate better during the school day. And while many students in our county do not live in Grand Marais, many walk or bike to an after-school destination in Grand Marais. Other local initiatives include Walk/Bike to School Days, Walk and Roll Wednesdays, Pedestrian Safety Enforcement events, in-school bike education, winter maintenance activities coordination, and many other initiatives.

To volunteer or for more information about Cook County Safe Routes to School (SRTS), contact Andrea Orest, at [email protected] or 218-220-5536. Volunteers may also sign up online at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050C4DAEAB2CA6FF2-2022

   Photo credit: Manfred Antranias Zimmer from Pixabay).           

-30-

#LSN_CookCounty  #LSN_MNNews 

Below Please Rate and Share this story 
To help us learn what is important to you
 

Print

Art Thunder Bay

Latest Arts News

Unveiling of Maamawe City Art Bus 0 Arts
Robert McKenzie

Unveiling of Maamawe City Art Bus

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  ~~~~~  February 28, 2022  (LSNews)  The City of Thunder Bay, along with local Indigenous artists, are excited to launch the City’s new Maamawe Art Bus created by five local Indigenous youth...

No content

A problem occurred while loading content.

Previous Next

Follow LSN on Twitter

Events Calendar Arts

«July 2022»
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
27282930123
45678
  • Deadwolff Rock Thunder Bay on July 8
    Deadwolff Rock Thunder Bay on July 8

    Deadwolff Rock Thunder Bay on July 8

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  ~~~~~  June 23, 2022  (LSNews)  Deadwolff is a New Wave of Heavy Rock n’ Roll three-piece band based out of Toronto, ON. Founded in 2020, Deadwolff is composed of Tommy Wolffe, on bass and vocals, Bobby Deuce, on guitars and backing vocals, Angus Pike on drums.

    In late December of 2020, Boonsdale Records released the band’s debut EP digitally. Shortly after, Deadwolff signed with Metal Assault Records, based out of Los Angeles, and released their debut EP on cassette, which sold out quickly.

    #LSN_Arts  #LSNews_TBay  

    Read more
9
  • Deadwolff Rock Thunder Bay on July 8
    Deadwolff Rock Thunder Bay on July 8

    Deadwolff Rock Thunder Bay on July 8

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  ~~~~~  June 23, 2022  (LSNews)  Deadwolff is a New Wave of Heavy Rock n’ Roll three-piece band based out of Toronto, ON. Founded in 2020, Deadwolff is composed of Tommy Wolffe, on bass and vocals, Bobby Deuce, on guitars and backing vocals, Angus Pike on drums.

    In late December of 2020, Boonsdale Records released the band’s debut EP digitally. Shortly after, Deadwolff signed with Metal Assault Records, based out of Los Angeles, and released their debut EP on cassette, which sold out quickly.

    #LSN_Arts  #LSNews_TBay  

    Read more
  • Grand Marais Arts Festival July 9 and 10th
    Grand Marais Arts Festival July 9 and 10th

    Grand Marais Arts Festival July 9 and 10th

    GRAND MARAIS, MINNESOTA,  ~~~~~  June 21, 2022 (LSNews)  We look forward to seeing you at the 31st Annual Grand Marais Arts Festival!  July 9 | 9 am – 5 pm
    July 10 | 10 am – 4 pm Cook County Schools Parking Lot 101 W 5th St, Grand Marais, MN 55604

    There are two parking lots connected by a walking path. Both lots will be full of art, so make sure you check them both out!
    #LSN_Arts  #LSN_Cookcounty  LSN_MNNews 

    Read more
  • Dick Spooner fundraiser for Ukraine
    Dick Spooner  fundraiser for Ukraine

    Dick Spooner fundraiser for Ukraine

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  ~~~~  July 4, 2022 (LSNews)   Thunder Bay artist Dick Spooner sits behind two of his photographs in the sanctuary of Trinity United Church on Algoma Street.

    Spooner will be one of 40 artists and crafts people who are donating their art works to a fundraiser for Ukraine this Saturday, July 09th.

    #LSN_Arts  #LSN_NorOnt  #LSN_TBay 

    Read more
10
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728
  • Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival
    Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival

    Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  ~~~~~~   May 22, 2021 (LSN)  Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries announced today that The Friends of Chippewa Park will be provided with $50,000 towards the marketing of their five day, free to all, Family Festival now scheduled for July 28 to Aug 1, 2022.

    #LSN_CircleTour #LSN_TBay  #LSN_Outdoors 

    Read more
  • Family Fest 101 Details
    Family Fest 101 Details

    Family Fest 101 Details

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO ~~~~  June 25, 2022 (LSNews)  The Friends of Chippewa Park today announced the details of Family Fest 101, their August long weekend celebration to mark the hundredth anniversary plus one of the park. The event will feature more than 55 musical performers, refreshments, amusement rides, water and beach activities, special fun for the kids, games, and theatre performances.

    #LSN_Arts #LSN_CircleTour  #LSN_Outdoors #LSN_TBay 

    Read more
29
  • Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival
    Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival

    Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  ~~~~~~   May 22, 2021 (LSN)  Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries announced today that The Friends of Chippewa Park will be provided with $50,000 towards the marketing of their five day, free to all, Family Festival now scheduled for July 28 to Aug 1, 2022.

    #LSN_CircleTour #LSN_TBay  #LSN_Outdoors 

    Read more
  • Family Fest 101 Details
    Family Fest 101 Details

    Family Fest 101 Details

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO ~~~~  June 25, 2022 (LSNews)  The Friends of Chippewa Park today announced the details of Family Fest 101, their August long weekend celebration to mark the hundredth anniversary plus one of the park. The event will feature more than 55 musical performers, refreshments, amusement rides, water and beach activities, special fun for the kids, games, and theatre performances.

    #LSN_Arts #LSN_CircleTour  #LSN_Outdoors #LSN_TBay 

    Read more
30
  • Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival
    Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival

    Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  ~~~~~~   May 22, 2021 (LSN)  Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries announced today that The Friends of Chippewa Park will be provided with $50,000 towards the marketing of their five day, free to all, Family Festival now scheduled for July 28 to Aug 1, 2022.

    #LSN_CircleTour #LSN_TBay  #LSN_Outdoors 

    Read more
  • Family Fest 101 Details
    Family Fest 101 Details

    Family Fest 101 Details

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO ~~~~  June 25, 2022 (LSNews)  The Friends of Chippewa Park today announced the details of Family Fest 101, their August long weekend celebration to mark the hundredth anniversary plus one of the park. The event will feature more than 55 musical performers, refreshments, amusement rides, water and beach activities, special fun for the kids, games, and theatre performances.

    #LSN_Arts #LSN_CircleTour  #LSN_Outdoors #LSN_TBay 

    Read more
31
  • Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival
    Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival

    Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  ~~~~~~   May 22, 2021 (LSN)  Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries announced today that The Friends of Chippewa Park will be provided with $50,000 towards the marketing of their five day, free to all, Family Festival now scheduled for July 28 to Aug 1, 2022.

    #LSN_CircleTour #LSN_TBay  #LSN_Outdoors 

    Read more
  • Family Fest 101 Details
    Family Fest 101 Details

    Family Fest 101 Details

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO ~~~~  June 25, 2022 (LSNews)  The Friends of Chippewa Park today announced the details of Family Fest 101, their August long weekend celebration to mark the hundredth anniversary plus one of the park. The event will feature more than 55 musical performers, refreshments, amusement rides, water and beach activities, special fun for the kids, games, and theatre performances.

    #LSN_Arts #LSN_CircleTour  #LSN_Outdoors #LSN_TBay 

    Read more
1
  • Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival
    Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival

    Ontario Supports Chippewa Park Family Festival

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  ~~~~~~   May 22, 2021 (LSN)  Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries announced today that The Friends of Chippewa Park will be provided with $50,000 towards the marketing of their five day, free to all, Family Festival now scheduled for July 28 to Aug 1, 2022.

    #LSN_CircleTour #LSN_TBay  #LSN_Outdoors 

    Read more
  • Family Fest 101 Details
    Family Fest 101 Details

    Family Fest 101 Details

    THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO ~~~~  June 25, 2022 (LSNews)  The Friends of Chippewa Park today announced the details of Family Fest 101, their August long weekend celebration to mark the hundredth anniversary plus one of the park. The event will feature more than 55 musical performers, refreshments, amusement rides, water and beach activities, special fun for the kids, games, and theatre performances.

    #LSN_Arts #LSN_CircleTour  #LSN_Outdoors #LSN_TBay 

    Read more
234567

Latest News

Sign up for our Arts Around Lake Superior Newsletter

Back To Top