Bikes

‘Tour De Tentacle’ Bike Quest

(10.30) The ‘Tour de Tentacle,’ a bike-based quest game inspired by the writing of H.P. Lovecraft, starts off and ends up, Sunday at the Arcade Providence. (From the Facebook event page.) Inspired by the arcane writing of H.P. Lovecraft, this bike-based quest around the city of Providence will require you and your teammates to solve

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Adventure Cyclist Presentation At E & O

(7.8) Adventure bicyclist Jamie Bianchini presents a slideshow and talk Wednesday at the E & O Tap on Knight Street. Signed copies of his memoir “A Bicycle Built for Two Billion” will be available. From the FB event page. He’ll share stunning photos, videos, music and inspirational stories captured on his epic 8-year, 81-country expedition

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Woonasquatucket Greenway Bike Path — New Spur

This new spur of the Woonasquatucket Greenway Bike Path allows pedestrians and cyclists a new perspective of the Rising Sun fish ladders and adds another stretch of the bike path. From the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council website, The green linear park revitalizes the major hidden natural resource on the West Side of the City and

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RI Bicycle Coalition At AS220

(5.28) AS220 and the Rhode Island Bicycle Coalition (RIBike) hosts guest speakers from the New England region as well as local bike advocates on a wide range of bike-related topics. Learn about bike vacations, local advocacy efforts, bike touring 101, and more. Wednesday it’s ‘Livable Streets.’ Livable Streets – Rethinking Urban Transportation (Jonathan Harris, Sierra

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Bike-Walk Summit

(10.6) The 2013 New England Bike-Walk Summit starts today, October 4, from 9am to 5pm. This regional conference returns to the Providence Biltmore for a full day of sessions on compelling topics, field sessions, networking, and national leaders in the pro-bike movement. Organized by Providence resident Eric Weis the ProJo reports, From a small downtown

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A Weekend Of Handbuilt Bikes

Are you worried about toe/tire overlap? Do you even know what the hell toe/tire overlap is? If you answered yes, keep reading. This weekend Providence will host the New England Builders Ball, a handbuilt bike show featuring New England-based framebuilders. Local exhibitors include Chapman Cycles (seen here), Circle A Cycles, and Cleverhood (apparel). Then there’s

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Gallery Night

Thursday, June 16 is the final Gallery Night of 2011. This month’s bike tour guides are RISD Museum graphic designer Derek Shusterbauer, a volunteer educator and graphic designer for New Urban Arts and a board member there since 2006. Derek helped found the Providence Community Printshop at AS220 in 2007. Also on bike is performance

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Recycle-A-Bike Sale This Saturday And Next

Recycle-A-Bike, a volunteer-based community bike education and maintenance nonprofit in Providence, will be selling bikes and bike parts tomorrow and again on March 19th, at the Steel Yard from 10am to 4pm. Fully rehabbed bikes, raw frames, parts, and various bike-related gear will be up for sale. Recycle-A-Bike is planning a move to a new space

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