Police departments host annual bike rodeos

The Saranac Lake and Tupper Lake village police departments recently held their annual bike rodeos.

The annual Saranac?Lake Police Benevolent Association and Kiwanis Bicycle Rodeo was held June 7 at the Saranac Lake Civic Center with the support of Placid Planet Bicycles, Adirondack Carousel, Mountain Mist Ice Cream, Blue Line Sports, and Stewart’s Shops and various other individual sponsors.

The Tupper Lake Police Department and Tupper Lake Kiwanis Club hosted the annual Bicycle Rodeo June 21 at the L.P. Quinn Elementary School with a bike safety course, giveaways, a bouncy house, face painting, ice cream sundaes and a cookout. Sponsors for the rodeo are the Tupper Lake Police Department, Tupper Lake Kiwanas, Tupper Lake Volunteer Fire Department, Tupper Lake Volunteer Ambulance & Rescue Squad, Woodsmen of the World, Community Bank, Flutterbug the Clow, Shaheen’s IGA, Guidos Pizzeria, Day Wholesale, Jreck Subs, Stewarts Shops, Tupper Lake Free Press, Tupper?Lake Central School District, Sgt. Kohl Army Reserve and a special thanks to all the people who volunteered.