The motorcycle group, ABATE District 20, will hold its monthly meeting at 2 p.m. Monday at the Delta Rivers Nature Center in Regional Park.

The motorcycle group, ABATE District 20, will hold its monthly meeting at 2 p.m. Monday at the Delta Rivers Nature Center in Regional Park.

All members, as well as the interested public, are invited to attend.

Arkansas ABATE is a non-profit organization that promotes, practices and teaches motorcycle safety while actively lobbying elected officials on all levels. The group provides many different things to its membership throughout the year, including entertainment and community service projects, along with numerous rides and runs all over the state of Arkansas.

Membership is $30 per year for an individual and $35 for a couple. Ownership of a motorcycle is not required. Non-riders, scooter owners, old riders and young riders are all welcome. District 20 serves the area around Jefferson, Grant, Lincoln and Cleveland counties.

A statewide ride, “Circle the State for ABATE”, is planned for June 2-3. All riders are welcome to participate. The entry fee is $20 per vehicle. T-shirts are $10 and may be bought by non-riders also.

For more information about ABATE & District 20, contact Pat Freeman at 870-247-2522.

For more information about the state ride, contact Richard Grimmett at 870-489-3999 or Freeman.