Bike ride will memorialize Gordy Shields
EL CAJON -- Agustin Albarran, Grossmont College's dean of English and Behavioral/ Social Sciences, and Pat Murray, a health science technician, will lead an 11 a.m., Friday, Oct. 25th bicycle ride in memory of Gordy Shields from the front of Building 10 to the Fletcher Hills Library,576 Garfield Ave, El Cajon, a round trip ride of approximately four miles.
Shields, who served as a counseling instructor at Grossmont College from 1965 to 1979, is one of six people honored in the "San Diego Legends" exhibit created by the San Diego County Library and Aging and Independence Services.
An 11:30 a.m. ceremony at the library will celebrate Shields' advocacy and accomplishments for the creation of bike paths throughout San Diego County.
Following the ceremony, the bikers will return at approximately 12:30 to Grossmont College.
Those interested in joining the bike ride and attending the library ceremony are encouraged to contact Pat Murray at 619-644-7316.