An author who is the parent of a child with an addiction is cycling cross country to promote awareness of addiction and the importance of recovery. Dave Cooke’s 3,600 mile journey began a few days ago in California and ends in New York City in October.

Cooke is sharing personal experience and trying to inspire as he stops in communities along his way. Cooke will speak in Kingman Wednesday evening, August 3.

The appearance at White Cliffs Senior Living on Western Avenue is scheduled from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.