Cynthia MacKay discusses and shows photos from her 11,000-mile motorcycle jaunt through Mexico, alone and with very little riding experience.
When, where: 7:30 p.m. Monday at Distant Lands, 56 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena.
Admission, info: Free. RSVP to (626) 449-3220.
Introductory class on caring for your bike, including lubricating the chain, fixing a flat and making minor adjustments.
When, where: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at REI, 214 N. Santa Anita Ave., Arcadia.
Admission, info: Free but signup required. (626) 447-1062.
Mort Loveman will present "Vietnam and Korea — Follow the Dragon."
When, where: 1 p.m. Wednesday at Roxbury Park Community Center, 471 S. Roxbury Drive, Beverly Hills.
Admission, info: Free. (310) 550-4761.
"Europe by Rail" workshop designed for the first-time traveler planning to use the train systems in Europe, with tips on Eurail passes, reservations and overnight trains.
When, where: 10 a.m. Saturday at Hostelling International, 1434 2nd St., Santa Monica.
Admission, info: Free. (310) 393-3413.
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