There are several opportunities today [6/14] for people to learn sidewalk CPR, which is vital to saving lives in the first minutes of an emergency. The five-minute, hands on classes take place from 1:00 to 4:00 at McMurtrey Aquatic Center in Bakersfield, along with free classes at a dozen other locations around town and Kern County. The list appears below, as doe a link to Kern County Public Health.

Suzanne Grant

June 14th Sidewalk CPR training locations:


  • Sam’s Club, 5625 Gosford Road, Bakersfield (11am – 3pm)
  • Bakersfield RV Resort, 5025 Wible Road, Bakersfield (8am – 11am)
  • Tractor Supply, 2749 Calloway Drive, Bakersfield (8:30am – noon)
  • Maya Cinemas, 1000 California Avenue, Bakersfield (1pm – 4pm)
  • Department of Human Services, 100 E. California Avenue, Bakersfield (8:30am – noon)
  • Sam Lynn Ball Park, 4009 Chester Avenue, Bakersfield (6:30pm – 8pm)
  • Walmart Super Center, 530 Woollomes Avenue, Delano (8am to noon)
  • Walgreens, 1734 High Street, Delano (9am – 1pm)
  • Ridgecrest Regional Hospital, 1081 M China Lake Blvd, Ridgecrest (8:30am – 10:30am)
  • Walmart, 201 E. Boeman Road, Ridgecrest (9am – 4pm)
  • Starbucks, 750 N China Lake Blvd, Ridgecrest (9am – 4pm)
  • Vons, 5610 Lake Isabella Blvd, Lake Isabella (9am – 4pm)