Every 1st Wednesday of the month the Alameda County branch of ABATE(American Brotherhood Aimed Towards Educations) of California, Local 14 of Region 3, meets at the Florence in Fremont. ABATE is a motorcyclists’ rights organization and not a club. It is dedicated to preserving freedom of choice and freedom of the road, with emphasis on education and safety. Members are active in programs for public awareness and motorcycle safety, and in supporting many types of charity events. For more information or to find a chapter near you, check www.abate.org.