SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii (Oct. 4, 2012) -- Families are invited to enjoy an evening filled with exciting activities and hands-on demonstrations that will teach members of all ages about safety in and around their homes.

Safety Night Out is free and takes place 4:30-7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 11, at the Aliamanu Community Center.

Featured presenters include representatives of the Federal Fire Department, the Military Police's Special Reaction Team, military working dogs and the DES Bike Patrol.

Event-goers riding or bringing their bikes to the event can challenge themselves with a cool bike rodeo course and be entered into a drawing for some cool bike accessories.

The U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be on hand to teach families about ocean and swimming pool safety, a must while living in the islands.

Also joining the fun will be McGruff the Crime Dog.

Page last updated Thu October 4th, 2012 at 22:05