Ride For Bikes To Donate 300 New Bicycles To Artesia Children

A big holiday charity event is going on this weekend around Artesia. The Ride For Bikes program says it will award around 600 bicycles to children across Southeast New Mexico. In Artesia, approximately 300 kindergartners in the public school system will receive a nrad new 20 inch bike. Bikes will be put together in Artesia, Lovington, and Tatum on Saturday. Rid efor Bikes is inviting everyone to come to the event and help assemble bikes for kids. The Artesia assembly and delivery event is set for Saturday starting at 8am at the Artesia Center located at 612 North 8th Street.