bicycles

Red Shed Bike Camp — Register Now

At Red Shed Bike Camp, kids ages 8-13 spend a fun-filled week in the summer exploring the watershed on two wheels. Sign up now for one-week sessions at the Red Shed Summer Bike Program. Through the week, campers enjoy daily bike rides. They also learn safe riding skills, basic bike maintenance, and watershed stewardship. After […]

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San Souci Improvement Meeting At Recycle-A-Bike

(3.29) The Providence Department of Planning and Development will be hosting a meeting to discuss proposed improvements to San Souci Drive behind Olneyville Square. The meeting will be held Thursday evening at Recycle-A-Bike. (Facebook event.) Please join the City of Providence Department of Planning and Development for a review of the proposed design for a

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‘Tour De Tentacle’ — Sunday

[Update: This event was postponed due to the crazy weather and has been rescheduled to Sunday, November 5. New Facebook event page here.] Back by popular demand: The ‘Tour de Tentacle’ — Providence’s signature weird bicycle odyssey based on the arcane writings of Providence native H.P. Lovecraft — returns for a third year. This pre-Halloween

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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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Two Free Bike Movies At Knight Memorial Library — Wednesday

Providence Community Library will be presenting two free bike-themed films this Wednesday for Earth Week at Knight Memorial Library. Join us in watching “Return of the Scorcher” and “Critical Mass“, both by director Ted White. Providence Bike Coalition will be on hand with information about biking in Providence and to answer any related questions that

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