ST. CLOUD -- Metro Bus is again offering kids 17 and under a free Metro Bus pass this summer.

Parents can pick up the passes at the temporary Transit Center at the corner of 1st Street South and 6th Avenue South in downtown St. Cloud.

New this year is a "how to ride" class for kids. The first class is June 6th from 10:00 a.m. until Noon and the other class to choose from is June 12th from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Classes are held at the St. Cloud Public Library. To register for the free class, call (320) 529-4497.

The Summer Youth Pass is good from June 1st through August 31st.