Bike to School Day

When: Wednesday, May 8

Where: throughout L.A. County and the U.S.

Encourage kids at schools across the country to bike to school safely! Check the website for Bike to School Day activities in L.A. County, including those at schools in Brentwood ,Compton, Culver City, Glendale, Downey, L.A., La Canada Flintridge, and Santa Monica.

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