World Bicycle Relief, a group that builds and donates bicycles for use in Third World countries, will be at Rockford College in the Lion’s Den from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday. The event is free.
The group’s appearance in Rockford is part of a program called "Half the Sky” aimed at improving conditions in underdeveloped countries. For information about World Bicycle Relief, visit worldbicyclerelief.org. To learn more about local "Half the Sky” initiatives, call 815-490-4900