Urban Bike Project is excited to announce the dates for our 2013 Basic Mechanics Course. We have three sessions planned out so far:
Class 1 (Saturday 9AM-1PM): April 6th and 13th
Class 2 (Monday 7-9PM): April 29th, May 6th, 13th, and 20th
Class 3 (Wednesday 7-9PM): May 29th, June 5th, 12th, and 19th
These classes are limited in size and will fill up with whoever reaches out to us first. The class costs $50, but can be redeemed for shop credit towards the purchase of used bicycles and parts by volunteering your time. A quick overview of what the course entails can be found on our website. To sign up, please email email@example.com and let us know which session you would like to attend. Payment is due at the first class, cash or check only please.
Urban Bike Project and CORE Initiative are restarting the Youth Earn-A-Bike program for 2013 this Saturday, March 2nd. We’ll be running the program every other Saturday this spring, with the days we’re open located on the calendar on our website. Please contact us to register.
We also have a few other exciting events already planned out for 2013:
- Family Fitness Night – Shortlidge Academy (March 21st): Kids at Shortlidge Academy will be able to learn about bike safety from Urban Bike Project volunteers.
- Nemours Safe Kids Day (April 20th): Urban Bike Project will be doing bicycle safety checks, bike fittings for the bike rodeo, and have a please-touch bicycle repair display.
- Hagley Bike and Hike (July 10th and August 21st): Wednesday evenings in July and August Hagley Museum opens their grounds for cyclists. Urban Bike Project will be there to do safety checks, have our please-touch bicycle repair display, and do minor repairs.
We would also like to extend a big thank you to W.L. Gore, WILMAPCO and White Clay Bicycle Club for their generous support of Urban Bike Project in 2013.