WEST HARTFORD — A Used Bike and Sewing Machine Collection Drive will take place on June 15, (rain or shine) as an Eagle Scout service project to benefit Pedals For Progress, which routes bikes and sewing machines to places such as Tanzania, Albania, Kenya and Nigeria.

The drive takes place in the parking of the West Hartford United Methodist Church from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Bikes should be rust free, no children’s trikes. Flat tires are OK. Sewing machines should be in working condition.

For more information, please contact John Dalton, Life Scout, Troop 146 at daltonjohn339@gmail.com.

Connecticut Media Group