Dommerich Elementary 5th Grade Bike Ride

On March 8th Dommerich held its annual 5th Grade Bike Ride through the neighborhood.  The students were joined by Maitland Police officers, parents, and teachers, as well as Principal Verano.  While on the ride students learned the laws of the road and necessary skills for bicycle handling.  A special thanks goes out to Amy Yohe for carrying on this 5th Grade tradition.

Bike From Park to Park

Bike From Park to ParkDid you know March is Florida’s Bicycle Month?  The City of Winter Park is celebrating by joining the city’s Pedestrian & Bicycle Advisory Board to host the 5th Annual Bike from Park to Park on Friday, March 22, at 8 a.m.

Bike from Park to Park is a free scenic bike ride that begins at Central Park West Meadow located at the corner of Morse Boulevard and New York Avenue. The ride is approximately 3.5 miles, takes bicyclists through Martin Luther King Jr. Park to Mead Botanical Garden, by Azalea Lane Recreation Center, and back to Central Park West Meadow, where refreshments will be provided. Bike from Park to Park supports the mission to promote a viable and safe pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly infrastructure of Winter Park.

This is a great activity for the entire family.  Bicycling is a fun activity that gets your family moving and staying fit.  Remember to always wear a proper fitting helmet, adjust your bike to fit properly and watch for and avoid hazards on the road. Come out this Friday and enjoy a fun filled morning of bike riding.  For more information on Bike from Park to Park click here.