TuesdayS.F. Bicycle Coalition Volunteer Night. Come help the SFBC with office tasks. Dinner is provided. There’s ample indoor bike parking, so don’t forget to bring your bike into the office. Tuesday, July 12, 5-8 p.m. SF Bicycle Coalition, 1720 Market Street, S.F.
ThursdayOn-Bike Practice for Adult Beginner Cyclists. This San Francisco Bicycle Coalition class will be on-bike, and the majority of the class will be off-street, in a car-free space. There will be an optional, short on-street ride towards the end of the class. Thursday, July 14, 4-7 p.m. Monroe Elementary School, 260 Madrid Street, S.F.
Saturday Redwood City Ride. Join SVBC at Sports Basement to meet new folks and get a bike's eye view of Redwood City. Saturday, July 16, 11 a.m. Sports Basement, 202 Walnut Street, Redwood City
Saturday Try An Ebike Ride #2: Richmond-San Rafael Bridge. Want to try out an electric-assist bike, and explore the bike path along the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge? Join Bike East Bay and RAD Power Bikes and ride across the bridge to San Rafael and back. Saturday, July 16, 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Richmond BART, west side plaza (near MacDonald Ave and 16th Street), Richmond.
SaturdaySmart City Cycling 2. Join the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition for a presentation covering all you need to know about biking in SF and the Bay Area. Saturday, July 16, 1-4 p.m. Candlestick Point State Recreation Area, 500 Hunters Point Expy., S.F.
SundayFamily Cycling Workshop - Albany. This Bike East Bay event is funded by the Alameda County Transportation Commission in partnership with the UC Village Recreation Program. Sunday, July 17, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. UC Village Community Center (Parking Lot). 1125 Jackson Street, Albany.
With fatal crashes on Valencia in San Francisco, Lakeshore and International in Oakland (five in the past week on various streets Oakland), it seems like time to highlight some good news in the midst of the despair