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BikeWorks Volunteer Orientation

May 26 2010 - 6:30pm
May 28 2010 - 6:30pm

To make BikeWorks as accessible as possible, we need as many volunteers as possible!  Anyone interested in volunteering at our community bike shop is invited to join us for an orientation.  We’ll give you the grand tour, fill you in on all the details and get you ready to confidently help out, either as a mechanic, greeter or wherever your skill set may lie.  Orientations will take approximately one hour.  The first two are scheduled for Wednesday May 26 and Friday May 28 and will begin at 6:30 PM at BikeWorks (10047-80 Avenue).  Snacks and drinks will be provided.  If you would like to get involved please try and attend! Read more »

Location

BikeWorks
10047 80 Avenue (access is through the back alley only)
Edmonton, AB

Posted May 25, 2010 by russ

Bike Stripping Dumpster Bash!

May 30 2010 - 6:00pm

BikeWorks is overflowing and it’s time to strip some bikes and send them off to the metal recyclers!  The more the merrier, so come on out on Sunday May 30th from 6PM onwards to help us clean up our act. There will be pizza,drinks, music and good times.  NOTE: This event was originally scheduled for 1 PM but has been moved to 6PM.

Posted May 20, 2010 by AEN

Bike to the Symphony

Jun 1 2010 - 6:30pm

Kick off this year’s Bike Month in style. Ride with EBC to the symphony!

EBC and the ESO are partnering to offer $25 tickets (incl. all fees) to EBC members for the June 1 performance of Cameron Carpenter and the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.

Tickets will be on sale only until May 6. A limited number of tickets are available, so hurry to get yours. Read more »

Locations

Beaver Hills Park
105 Street and Jasper Avenue
Edmonton, AB
BikeWorks
10047 80 Avenue (entrance through back alley only)
Edmonton, AB

Posted April 15, 2010 by Anonymous

Bike Maintenance Classes

Edmonton Bicycle Commuters are offering bike maintenance seminars throughout April and May. Seminars include Basic Maintenance and Wheel Care. All classes run Thursdays from 6:00 to 9:00 PM at BikeWorks and are free for members and $5 for non-members. Registration is required.

Check the EBC calendar for course specifics and registration information.

Posted April 7, 2010 by Anonymous

Bow River Flow

Aug 23 2009 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Calgarians from all walks of life will be gathering along the two south lanes of Memorial Drive between 10th Street and 3rd Street NW that will be closed to cars and turned into a pedestrian promenade on the same day for the first Bow River Flow celebration. Throughout the day there will be the Calgary Zoo Mobile, the Calgary Public Library storytellers, chalk painting, kids games, and face painting.  For the adults there will be Yoga, Tai Chi, digeridoo workshops, street hockey, and bike assistance in repairs and safe riding.

Location

Memorial Drive
Calgary, AB

Posted August 11, 2009 by Anonymous

Bike Festival

Aug 23 2009 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

The Calgary tour de Nuit Society will be hosting Calgary's first-ever Bike Festival on August 23, 2009 in conjunction with our 'Ride the Road' Tour. Bring your family and friends and join us at this exciting event!

 

Calgary Bike Festival will be held in the park in the vicinity of 8th St. SW and 3rd Ave. SW between 10:00 AM and 4:00 PM on Sunday August 23rd.

To contact us and get involved, email us at info [at] morepeoplecycling [dot] ca.

Location

8th Street SW and 3rd Avenue SW
Calgary, AB

Posted August 11, 2009 by Anonymous

'Ride the Road' Tour

Aug 23 2009 - 12:00pm

Take
To The Streets on August 23!

Ever wonder what it would be like to ride your bike on the streets of
Calgary without fearing for your safety from vehicle traffic? For the
first time ever, the streets of Calgary will come alive with the hum of
bicycle wheels on the morning of Sunday, Aug. 23 as all cyclists are
invited to take part in a leisurely (or fast-paced) on-street,
closed-road ride through the inner city to raise awareness about the
advantages of pedal powered transportation. Read more »

Posted August 11, 2009 by Anonymous

Pedal for the Planet Bike Rally at Minister Prentice's Office

Jul 21 2009 - 12:30pm

From Canada to Copenhagen: Pedal for the Planet

A new climate treaty will be negotiated during international climate talks in Copenhagen, Denmark, December 7-18, 2009. Canada now stands out as one of the last major industrialized countries opposed to targets for deep reductions in greenhouse gas emissions and one of the biggest blockers of climate change negotiations. Read more »

Location

Jim Prentice's Constituency Office
Suite 105, 1318 Centre St NE
Calgary, AB

Posted July 15, 2009 by Anonymous

Pedal for the Planet Action Training

Jul 21 2009 - 9:00am

From Canada to Copenhagen: Pedal for the Planet

A new climate treaty will be negotiated during international climate talks in Copenhagen, Denmark, December 7-18, 2009. Canada now stands out as one of the last major industrialized countries opposed to targets for deep reductions in greenhouse gas emissions and one of the biggest blockers of climate change negotiations. Read more »

Location

Good Life Community Bike Shop
Eau Claire Market 201, 200 Barclay Parade SW
Calgary, AB

Posted July 15, 2009 by Anonymous

Bicycle Tire Studding Session

Dec 4 2008 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Edmonton Bicycle Commuters' Society

Improve your bicycle's traction and stability during the winter (when it arrives) by installing studs on your tire(s).

Cost: if you've got your own tire to stud, $5 will buy you the studs and tire lining. If you'd like to buy a good quality used tire, cost will be from $10 to $20, including studs, depending on the tire we find you Read more »

Location

Edmonton Bicycle Commuters' Society
10047 80 Avenue (enter through Back Alley only)
Edmonton, AB

Posted November 28, 2008 by Anonymous

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