Register to participate in out 3rd annual fundraising event taking place in Old Town Fort Collins on Sunday 27 August 2017 from noon to 6pm. You will receive a 10% discount if you Register before July 15, 2017. To register after 15 July 2017 please use this link: Registration Play 9 holes of miniature golf…… Continue reading Mackenzie’s Pub Putt-Putt
Tips to recognize and prevent drowning incidents.
Check out this site for terrific water safety tips to keep you and your children safe this summer. Water and River Safety Tips
The American Red Cross defines hypothermia as “the cooling of the body caused by the failure of the body’s warming system.” (1) Hypothermia can lead to death, if untreated! While everyone is at risk of hypothermia, some individuals are more susceptible: (2) The elderly. Children. Individuals with lower body fat. Males because their bodies generally…… Continue reading Hypothermia
Discourage children and adults alike from participating in breath holding contests…
In light of the recent tragedy here in Colorado, I want to emphasize the need for water safety education programs aimed at children. I spent the weekend following the story of six-year-old David Puckett on Twitter. The boy left his home Saturday afternoon and within hours a search was underway. It was announced on Monday…… Continue reading Drowning of Denver 6-year-0ld reminds us the importance of water safety education.