Per Montgomery County: Residents 18-and-older who are interested in electric scooter lessons will have the opportunity to attend free clinics in April, May and June sponsored by the Montgomery County Department of Transportation. Participants will be able to take a test ride, learn safety tips and get details on basic scooter laws.
Residents can stop in anytime during the two-hour clinics to take a test ride and learn about how to use electric scooters. Participants must have a valid driver’s license or ID. No registration is required to attend a clinic and walk-ups are welcome. Check tinyurl.com/cycleclss for cancelations due to inclement weather.
The scooter clinics will be held on:
- Saturday, April 1, 1-3 p.m. Upper County Recreation Center, 8201 Emory Grove Road, Gaithersburg.
- Saturday, April 16, 1-3 p.m. Westfield Montgomery Mall (former Sears parking lot), 7101 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda.
- Saturday, May 13, 1-3 p.m., Montgomery College (parking lot 13), 850 Hungerford Drive, Rockville.
- Saturday, June 3, Noon-2 p.m. Wheaton Ice Arena, 11717 Orebaugh Dr. (back parking lot), Wheaton.
For more information visit MCDOT’s website at tinyurl.com/cycleclss or call 240-777-8380.