Bike to the Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase & Launch TCC’s GrassUProots Campaign on Saturday, April 30 from 12:30 to 4 p.m. TCC will lead a bike ride to the Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase from Culver City Hall. The first stop will be at the Blades family’s house to kick-off our GrassUProots Campaign with a Q&A on Do-It-Yourself Lawn Conversion. Come hear about garden transformation from folks who have jumped in with their own muddy boots! Sign up for a chance to get rid of your water-thirsty lawn with TCC support. Then there will be a visit to selected gardens that feature water harvesting, food production, backyard chickens and more…
Schedule as follows: 12:30 > Meet at Culver City Hall to bike to Mar Vista: Culver City Hall, 9770 Culver Blvd. Culver City 90232
1:30 > GrassUProots Campaign Kick-off with Q&A on Do-It-Yourself Lawn Conversion: 11375 Matteson Ave. L.A. 90066
2:30 > Tour the Green Garden Showcase
4:00 > Return to Culver City
Not able to join us by bike? Check out the Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase blog to plan your self-guided tour.
Want to help others UProot their lawns? Sign-up here.
Confident City Cycling > Saturday, April 30 & May 7, 10am-2pm
This 2-day class is designed to help cyclists age 16 and up gain confidence and skill to ride a bike safely and legally in city traffic. League of American Bicyclists certified Cycling Instructors give students practical guidance through both classroom and hands-on instruction. Cost: $75 per person.
Topics covered during the two-day course include:
• Bike Fit • Helmet Safety & Fit • Review of traffic rules • Situational lane positioning • Weather preparedness • Route planning • Flat tire repair & basic adjustments • Bike handling skill practice • Evasive maneuver practice • Guided ride on city streets
Saturday, April 30, 10am-2pm
Saturday May 7, 10am-2pm
Linwood E. Howe Elementary, 4100 Irving Pl. Culver City 90232
Pre-register with Sustainable Streets by email at [email protected] or by phone at 424-288-1747.
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