Earth Day

This list was put together by the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition:

Olive View-UCLA Medical Center Rideshare Fair

When: Wednesday, April 20, 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Where: Sylmar

An estimated 300-500 employees will be attending this event promoting carpooling, using public transportation, and cycling to work.

Los Angeles Air Force Base Earth Day Celebration

Where: Thursday, April 21, 10 AM to 2PM

When: El Segundo

The festival will be promoting ridesharing, bicycle commuting, and other ways to go green.

Santa Monica College Earth Day Festival

When: Thursday, April 21, 11:15 AM to 1 PM

Where: Santa Monica

Earth Day Festival & Teach-In, featuring eco-themed music and art, vegan food, and an eco-friendly digital photo booth. More info.

Wilshire Center Earth Day – Car-Free Day

When: Friday, April 22, 6:00 PM
Where:
Los Angeles

The event will feature a movie screening of the director’s cut of Avatar, face painting, e-waste recycling, fruit tree adoption, LAPD Youth Program Performance of the Color Guard, community organization booths, environmentally-friendly organization booths and more. More info.

EarthFest Concert in the Park for the Environment & Expo

When: Saturday, April 23, 10 AM – 6 PM

Where: Culver City

This year’s festival includes a host of free activities for the entire family, each centered around relevant environmental topics. Get ready to rock, jazz and rhythm and blues at the Jazz Concert in the Park for the Environment, featuring Paul Brown and Jessy J. More info.

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Santa Monica Bike Center Opening

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When: Saturday, November 19th; 10 AM – 2 PM Where: Colorado Community Room – 5th and Colorado, Santa Monica Santa Monica is getting a new bike plan and bike center! Be there for the event that introduces both. Activities begin at 10 AM with coffee and pastries, and later at 11 AM, there will be a presentation […]

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CicLAvia is behind us, but there’s a full list of important hearings that cover everything from ExpressLanes to green taxis. When it’s all over, there’s a fun bike event for kids at the Foshay Learning Center. Monday – Metro is looking to extend its two variable toll lanes from pilot program to permanent program, and needs […]
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This Sunday is the L.A. County Bicycle Coalition's annual L.A. River Ride. Attend meetings on Vision Zero for South L.A., Bogotá Colombia, and North Westlake's walkability plans. Bike to see NELA murals, and much more all this week.

Bike to Work Open Thread and Bike From Work Update

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Tomorrow morning we’ll use Storify to capture the best public media from today’s Bike to Work Day festivities.  If you have videos or pictures you want us to include, or any comments on the best and worst pit stops, please leave them in the comments section and we’ll be sure to include them.  You can […]

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