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People Powered Huntington

People Powered Huntington planning full slate of upcoming events

HUNTINGTON  People Powered Huntington has a full slate of upcoming bicycling, walking and planning events.

Here's a look at the bicycling and walking events coming up this spring with People Powered Huntington - Huntington Bike and Pedestrian Advocacy Coalition.

At 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 27, meet up at Ritter Park fountain for a group evening walk. Walk in the Southside where the group will be looking for, and noting any lights that are not working.

At 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 6 at Ed Tucker Architects office. The group will be spending time workshopping the May Bike month activities. Please come with energy to do some planning!

At 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 16, meet up at the Ritter Park fountain for the free monthly bicycle ride Critical Mass Huntington. This flat six mile ride has been once a month since July 2009.

At 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 20, a March Equinox Ride - at Huntington Cycle and Sport, celebrate the days starting to get longer.

At 10 a.m. Saturday, April 7, meet at the Guyandotte Boat Ramp for a WV Make it Shine/ PATH Clean-up. Walking the Paul Ambrose Trail for Health and cleaning the portion between Guyandotte and Altizer.

At 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 20, meet up at the Ritter Park fountain for the free monthly bicycle ride Critical Mass Huntington. This flat six mile ride has been once a month since July 2009.

May Bike Month Events

May 14-18, May Bike to work week

Friday, May 18, May Bike to work day

At 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 18, meet up at the Ritter Park fountain for the free monthly bicycle ride Critical Mass Huntington. This flat six mile ride has been once a month since July 2009.

At 10 a.m. Saturday, May 19, Tour De PATH. A variety of guided bicycle rides on the Paul Ambrose Trail for Health from beginner rides to complete loops of the about 30 mile trail/road loop. Held in partnership with the Sustainability Fair.

At 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 15, meet up at the Ritter Park fountain for the free monthly bicycle ride Critical Mass Huntington. This flat six mile ride has been once a month since July 2009.

Thursday, June 21 - Go Skateboarding Day (Celebrate the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year) with a special event at the Harris Riverfront Skate Park.

Go online at https://www.facebook.com/peoplepoweredwv/ to learn more about People Powered Huntington - Huntington Bike and Pedestrian Advocacy Coalition whose vision is for Huntington to be a City of health and prosperity that has safe and welcoming walking, running, cycling, and exercise options for all ages and abilities.

The mission of the Huntington Bike and Pedestrian Advocacy Coalition is to work together as individuals and businesses to represent the communities walking, running, and cycling interests and needs.

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