Students to practice bike safety with firefighters

West Manatee Fire Rescue District will ride bikes to school with Anna Maria Elementary School students to promote safety during Bike Safety Month, observed each May.

Students participating in the bike ride will meet at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 7, at WMFR Station 1, 6001 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

Students and firefighters will ride from the fire station to the school, 4007 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Firefighters also will give a presentation in the AME auditorium on bike safety.

WMFR Firefighter Rodney Kwiatkowski said the event promotes safety for students who regularly ride their bikes to school.

For more information, call AME at 941-708-5525.