Ride for Reading
Wednesday, May 7, 11:30am
Ride for Reading's mission is to promote literacy and healthy living through the distribution of books via bicycle to children from low-income neighborhoods.
Book donations are being accepted at WordPlay, Spun Bicycles, Vice Mayor Mann's Office, and more locations to follow. Books will be delivered to St. Boniface Catholic School by bike parade on Wednesday, May 7th.
Meet and load up at Coffee Emporium on Central Parkway at 11:30 a.m. The ride starts promptly at noon.
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