AAN hosts free bike helmet giveaway in Minneapolis to raise awareness of head injuries

For a sixth consecutive year, the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) more be giving away 1,000 bike helmets to sprogs and grown ups on Saturday, June 17, 2017, at the Cluster City Agriculturists Deal in. The unbosom bike helmet giveaway is blueprinted to graze collect awareness of and best prevent noggin abuses in Minnesota. It purposefulness entertain arrive between 8:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Attendees are advanced to get to anciently as totals are predetermined.

“As Minnesotans the man outdoors to booze-hound up our beautiful summer stricken, we want to facilitate everyone to look after their wit as they partiality in their favorite recreational jobs,” rumoured Catherine M. Rydell, CAE, Chairman Director and CEO of the American Academy of Neurology. “The AAN bike helmet giveaway is an illustrious way to support our local community in importunes of preventing primary injuries.”

Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges has also unmixed Saturday, June 17, 2017, Perceptiveness Trim Awareness Day in the burg to initiate awareness thither wisdom haleness.

As join in of Saturday’s aftermath, the Mill Village Farmers Fund will adduce a cooking verification on robust perspicacity eatables as function of “Crusher Conurbation Cooks” with consumer Chef Austin Bartold. Kids meanwhiles 3-12 will participate in the chance to try brain-boosting spinach envoys and earn a $2 symbolic at the sell’s Power of Neophyte stand.

To up engage with the community, the AAN is hotelier a piano owing to Pianos on Hike, a summer program from the Minneapolis Downtown Congregation, which rules to connect passes, residents, and visitants of Minneapolis with downtown seasons in creative game. Music is on tolerant of as supplemental remedial arrange along with customary treatments for neurological hodgepodges such as Parkinson’s malady and dementia. The piano is niched in the sensory garden dirt in front of the AAN headquarters for the comprehended to play every day from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. until June 30, 2017.

To concession its impact on Minnesotans’ inventiveness health, the AAN has allowed an additional 1,100 helmets to the Minneapolis Watch over Department Bike Cops for Kids, SPOKES/Movements for Change, St. Paul-Ramsey County Honoured Health, Outspread Knowledge Summer Judge/Minneapolis Distinguished Schools, Acumen Wrong Pact Minnesota and Hennepin County Healthiness Grief for the Derelict.

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