Health and Wellness will celebrate National Bike to Work Week, May 17-21, with numerous events planned.
A Connecting Campuses Bike Ride will be held Thursday, May 20, beginning at either the Alumni House or Bike Factory Building. Riders have the option to do a 6-, 13- or 26-mile ride. There is no cost to participate. Register for the ride online at www.gvsu.edu/healthwellness and click on the "Bike to Work" button.
Bike safety demonstrations will be held with representatives from the Grand Rapids Bicycling Company. Demonstrations are scheduled for Tuesday, May 18, from noon-1 p.m. or 5-6 p.m. in the Kirkhof Center, room 2201; and Wednesday, May 19, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the University Club Room, DeVos Center. Register to attend a demonstration online at www.gvsu.edu/seminar.
Discounts at area businesses are available next week. These are detailed on the Health and Wellness website; faculty and staff members need to show a Grand Valley ID and bring a bike helmet to be eligible. For more information, visit www.gvsu.edu/healthwellness.