This Saturday, Safer Routes to School will be at the Safe Kids at the Zoo event at the Oregon Zoo in Portland sharing our pedestrian safety materials and message with thousands of parents and students. You should come too!
Last week's Oregonian had a good overview of the event:
Oregon Zoo hosts annual 'Safe Kids Day'
Tuesday, April 21, 2009 - The Hillsboro Argus
PORTLAND - As the school year winds down, many kids look forward to long summer days filled with swimming, biking, skateboarding and beach trips. The last thing they may think about is safety. But studies show that children are at greater risk for all kinds of injuries during summer, and simple safety measures can reduce the risk.