Thousands across the country will commute by pedal power during Bike to Work Week, which this year runs May 16-20. And Columbus has plenty of chances to turn your cranks.

Thousands across the country will commute by pedal power during Bike to Work Week, which this year runs May 16-20. And Columbus has plenty of chances to turn your cranks.

Cyclists will pack into Elevator Brewery & Draught Haus at 6:30 p.m. Monday for a group cheers that will benefit Franklinton Cycle Works and Yay Bikes! Those eager to learn about bike commuting can attend an intro workshop at 12 p.m. Tuesday in Franklin University's Ross Auditorium.

For a complete event schedule, visit considerbiking.org.