Tour De Scholar
The 6th Annual Tour De Scholar will happen on Saturday August 6, 2016 from 7 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Martinsville-Henry County Chamber of Commerce's Education Foundation holds their "Tour de Scholar" charity bike ride at the Smith River Sports Complex. All proceeds benefit local teachers, students and schools.
Race day registration begins at 7 a.m. The ride begins at 8:15 a.m. Online registration can be completed on the Martinsville Henry County Chamber of Commerce website.
Some programs this bike ride has helped fund include: Operation: Porky Pig, "Roll Out the Red Carpet" - 5th Grade Release Party, School Garden, Fieldtrip to Virginia Air & Space Center, Beating the Odds, Character Education Library, "Staying Green" - Expands to Citizenship and Service, Measuring the World Around Us, Computer Usage Assistance for Students with Disabilities, Climbing to Success at FCMS, Exhibition and VMNH + WEE 3's = "Doodle Bugs"
Click here for more information about the event: Tour de Scholar Charity Bike Ride