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Cardon Children's Medical Center /2012 Walk for Water Safety Volunteers armed with informational door bags helping to educate Arizonans around water.

PHOENIX -- The weather is warming up and the water looks tempting.

Before diving in, lace right up and join the walk for water safety this weekend.

Arizona's fire departments need help hanging plastic bags on thousands of front doors across the state Saturday. Inside the bags is information to help keep everyone safe around water.

For Cody Thompson, that message is personal. His son Brennan drowned in an Arizona canal in 2011.

Thompson told Raising Arizona Kids, "It's avoidable."

To join the walk or volunteer, contact one of the local fire departments:

Apache Junction: Tina Gerola, 480-982-4440

Avondale: Sue Pistoia, 623-333-6112

Chandler: Brad Miller, 480-782-2136

Florence: Bill Bruin, 1-520-868-7609

Gilbert: Jean Machnicki, 480-503-6325

Glendale: Janet Boberg,

Goodyear: Tanja Tanner, 623-882-7308

Lake Havasu City: Kathy Black, 1-928-855-3609

Maricopa: Brad Pitassi, 1-520-251-3888

Mesa: Michele Long, 480-644-2294

Peoria: Tim Eiden, 623-773-7919

Safe Kids Pima County, 1-520-324-2783

Queen Creek: Ron Knight,

San Tan Valley/Fountain Hills: Mark Cichocki, 480-540-8802

Scottsdale: Lori Schmidt 480-312-1817

Southwest Ambulance, Rural/Metro Fire: John Ford, 480-655-7223

Sun City West: Hollie Sandeen, 623-215-1058

SWIMkids USA: Melissa Sutton, 480-820-9109

Tempe: Monique Bonfiglio, 480-858-7240

Yuma Safekids: Ryan Butcher, 1-928-317-4667

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