This Thursday evening (June 17th), Tacoma Bike has free events in the afternoon and evening, including a roadside bike repair class from 6 to 7:30pm. (http://www.tacomabike.com/events/)
Also, on Sunday, June 27th from 7:30am to 2:30pm, Pierce County Parks and Rec is putting on a group bike ride around Pierce County called “Tour de Pierce.” Here’s the website: http://www.co.pierce.wa.us/pc/services/recreate/tourdprc.htm. There’s a 12-mile route, 30-mile loop, and 50-mile course. It’s $12 per person, or $35 per family of four. Wearing CPSC approved helmets is required.
Finally, every Tuesday at 7pm, the Flagship REI store in Seattle offers free basic bike maintenance classes. Here’s the website: http://www.rei.com/stores/11. Check out the websites of the various REI stores for more information about upcoming events.