Water Safety Day
Monday, June 4, 2012
T-G Photos by Mitchell Petty
Water and Safety Day was held on Saturday, June 2 at the Shelbyville Recreation Center's indoor pool.
Brian Nicholson of the Shelbyville Fire Department tells of the importance of water safety.
Tiffany Rollins speaks to attendants. It was a tough speech for her as she's lost a child, Matt Woods, to drowning.
The bleachers were packed at the Recreation Center's indoor pool. Here, Aquatics Director Pam Henry speaks to the crowd.
Lifeguard Ben Whittaker helped teach the children about flotation devices and how they're properly used.
Kids were taught the proper way to throw and swim with flotation devices.