Class aims to teach bicycle safety

DOWNEY - A bicycle safety education course will be offered at the Barbara J. Riley Community and Senior Center on Aug. 24 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Offered by Metro and Bike San Gabriel Valley, the free course includes one hour of in-class instruction, one hour of parking lot practice and a one-hour bike ride. All participants receive a free helmet, lights, bike maps and more. The course is open to adults and each class is limited to 12 people on a first-come, first-served basis. Students must bring a functioning bike to participate. To RSVP, e-mail your name, e-mail address and phone number to and indicate you are signing up for the Downey course.

********** Published: June 20, 2013 - Volume 12 - Issue 10