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Edendale Branch Library: MBS 101 Bike Safety Basics Class with LACBC & Metro BEST

September 29 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

The Edendale Branch Library has a long history of connecting community members to the wonderful world of books and imagination and community resources like literacy programs, computer & technical training, job skills development, and more! We are happy to add to the expansive list of resources our great public libraries offer with The BEST Bike Share 101: Bike Safety Basics class. Presented by Metro, Metro Bike Share, and LA County Bicycle Coalition, this 1.5-hour class is designed to introduce the Bike Share system and important safety guidance, including basic bike safety skills, rules of the road, traffic laws, and more! If you are interested in learning more about bike safety skills, how to access Bike Share in LA County, and building your confidence out on the road, please join us!

All new attendees who complete this course will receive a code for a FREE 30-Day Metro Bike Share Pass redeemable at any time. You can redeem this code online at metro.net/bikeshare or in the Metro Bike Share app.

Pre-registration and attendance confirmation is required for all participants. Once you are registered, we will send you location information and a waiver to confirm your attendance. If you are attending with other family members, each person must be registered in order to attend. Participants will also receive a FREE helmet and a set of bike lights!Register now to guarantee your spot!

Who Should Sign-Up:

If you know how to ride a bike, but may be uncomfortable using a bike for everyday travel or recreation. This class covers bike safety basics and route planning with an engaging and interactive presentation.

What You’ll Learn:

  • What I Need to Bike: Helmet Fit / Lights / Locks
  • Intro to Bike Share System: Using the App / Finding Docks and Stations / Locking and Returning
  • Staying Safe: ABC Quick Check / Maintenance and Repairs
  • Biking on City Streets: Navigating Common Hazards / Bikes and Transit
  • Bike Services / Online Events Offered by Metro, Bike Share, and LACBC: Self-Guided Rides / Metro Bike Map

EVENT INFO

Date: Thursday, September 29th

Duration: 1.5 Hours

Time: 5-6:30 p.m.

Location: Edendale Branch Library

Please RSVP here: Bike Share 101: Safety Basics – Edendale Library Registration, Thu, Sep 29, 2022 at 5:00 PM | Eventbrite

Venue

Edendale Branch Library
2011 W. Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, 90026
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