The Valley Bikery is hosting their grand opening party this Saturday, January 29,  at their new shop location, at 14416 Victory Blvd #104, Van Nuys. The Valley Bikery is a bicycle co-op, that offers bicycle maintenance and repair classes, mobile bike clinics, and organizes community rides. This Saturday, as part of their grand opening, the Valley Bikery is hosting a community bike ride from their shop in Van Nuys, to nearby Balboa Lake, starting at 12:30pm.

The Culver City Bicycle Coalition is also hosting a community bike ride, this Sunday, January 30. The ride starts at Culver City Plaza, at Culver Blvd and Overland Ave, at 10 am. The Culver City Bicycle Coalition is a local chapter of the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition, and is working to make Culver City more bike-friendly. Culver City recently passed their first Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan, in November 2010.