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Bike Month for the Ladies, CycloFemme event.

Coming up on Saturday (5/3/14) at the Bike Expo, Susi Wunch of VeloJoy will be on a panel discussion dedicated to the ladies:

Women’s Biking in NYC: Your Questions Answered

1:00-2:00pm

The moderator will be Cyndi Steiner, executive director of the New Jeresy bike & walk coalition.

also featuring, Elisabeth Roberts, [...]

Bike Expo starts tomorrow-May 2nd-4th 2014

Bike Month is here. Tomorrow kicks off the Bike Expo at Basketball City, eastside pier.

ride over: here.

This is the place to pickup registration material for Sunday’s Five Borough Bike Tour, see demo’s, check out cool bike products and more.

Going to India

I will be in New Delhi for a couple of weeks on a work/family trip starting…well today.

(photo by: Jaul Jeurissen )

My wife has a public health project to visit there and she’s taking the whole family. Should be mild there:

Only 108? Oh Boy.

Well enjoy your bike month NYC [...]

The whole bike month and more- Time’s Up

Time’s Up has an awesome printed calendar of all their great Bike Month and beyond events.

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Pick it up now at your favorite bike friendly retail spot.

Here is the bulk of it. (More details of each event after the list)

1. FIRST FRIDAY RIDE
Friday, May 3, 7:00pm (First Friday of Every Month!)
Union Square North
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2. CENTRAL PARK MOONLIGHT RIDE
Friday, May 3, 10pm (First Friday of Every Month!)
Columbus Circle (SW corner of Central Park, at the intersection of Broadway, Central Park South 59th Street, and Central Park West)
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3. HOOLA HOOP THE POPS
Saturday, May 4, 11:00am
Time’s Up! 156 Rivington Street
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4. GARDEN CLEAN-UP DAY
Sunday, May 5, 2:00pm
99 S 5th St, Brooklyn
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5. TIMES UP! RADIO HOUR

Tuesday, May 7, 8pm-9pm (Every Tuesday Night!)

RadioHive.Org
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6. MOVIE NIGHT – THE GARDEN
Thursday May 9, 8:30pm
Brooklyn Time’s Up Space, 99 S 6th St, Brooklyn
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7. BROOKLYN CRITICAL MASS
Friday, May 10, 7:00pm (Second Friday of Every Month)
Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Park and Brooklyn side of the Williamsburg Bridge
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8. URBAN SONIC SPACE RIDE
Saturday, May 11, 8:00pm
Tompkins Square Park Gaia Tree
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9. PROSPECT PARK MOONLIGHT RIDE
Saturday, May 11, 9:00pm (Second Saturday of Every Month!)
Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn (Northern entrance of Prospect Park where Flatbush Ave. and Eastern Parkway Intersect.)
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10. GARDEN CLEAN-UP DAY
Sunday, May 12, 2:00pm
99 S 5th St, Brooklyn
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11. TIMES UP! RADIO HOUR

Tuesday, May 14, 8pm-9pm (Every Tuesday Night!) 

RadioHive.Org
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12. PRINCE DANCE RIDE
Thursday, May 16, 7:00pm
Tomkins Square Park, Gaia Tree
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13. RIDE TO SPINGOWANUS
Saturday, May 18, 7:00pm
Brooklyn Time’s Up! Space 99 S 6th St

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14. GARDEN CLEAN-UP DAY
Sunday, May 19, 2:00pm
99 S 5th St, Brooklyn
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15. SPECIAL PEACE RIDE TO STATEN ISLAND
Sunday, May 19, 11:30am (Third Sunday of Every Month!)

Meet up at Manhattan’s Staten Island Ferry Terminal for departure on 12:00pm Ferry
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16. CO-OP TO CO-OP RIDE
Sunday, May 19, 4:00pm
4th St Food Co-Op (Co-hosted by 4th St Food Co-Op)
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17. TIMES UP! RADIO HOUR

Tuesday, May 21, 8pm-9pm (Every Tuesday Night!)

RadioHive.Org
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18. CARGO BIKE RIDE
Saturday, May 25, 3:00pm
Grand Army Plaza (Co-hosted by Cargo bike Collective)
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19. RIVERSIDE RIDE
Saturday, May 25, 10pm (Last Saturday of Every Month!)
Columbus Circle (SW corner of Central Park, at the intersection of Broadway, Central Park South 59th Street, and Central Park West)
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20. BENEFICIAL BALL SLINGING RIDE
Sunday, May 26, 1:30pm
Tompkins Square Park (Co-hosted by MoS Collective)
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Continue reading The whole bike month and more- Time’s Up

Bike Month-Biking Events

I’m adding a bunch of events to the Calendar page:

May 11th there are two great biking events:

1) Bike the Branches Great picture of the Brooklyn’s main library during construction in 1940-Seen on: Brooklynspoke

A great way to explore your neighborhood and the vast network of public libraries which are an amazing [...]

Celebrate the Biking Public Project’s 1st Birthday-May 8th

What is the Biking Public Project you ask?

According to their website: ( bikingpublicprojet.tumblr.com )“The Biking Public Project aims to expand local cycling advocacy discussions by reaching out to underrepresented bicyclists around New York City including women, people of color, and delivery cyclists.

This is actually the group that was formerly P.O.W. (People On [...]

Mayday and Bike Month are Here.

Happy #mayday and solidarity to all the workers of the world on and off the bicycle.

This is also the start of Bike Month created by the League of American Cyclists and based on Bike to work week, May 13th-17th.

In NYC there are lots of great events celebrating our diverse and politically [...]

NYPD decides to charge the five borough bike tour a 1 million dollar fee.

Every year I look at 30,000+ cyclists attending the five borough bike tour and wonder, “where are you people the other 364 days a year, biking in NYC?” Understandably, this event provides riders with a safe envivornment as well as the appeal of seeing all five boroughs and using infrastructure normally reserved for the [...]

Garden party for Local Spokes 5/31/12

Who planning our streets? The local spokes.

A group of cyclists and community groups in the Chinatown area of Manhattan have formed a coalition:

localspokes.org

This NYC-based Coalition seeks to engage and understand the community’s various perspectives through multilingual outreach and a youth ambassadors program.

There having a release garden party tomorrow to [...]

8th annual Bicycle Fetish Day

What’s your fetish? Oh Behave. That black tape really pinches, I was thinking more about this: (Photo by: Ed Glazar ) If bikes turn you on…this Saturday, May 26th is the 8th annual Bicycle Fetish Day. Hosted by the: City Reliquary

More about the event: (from the City Reliquary website) Saturday, May 26th, [...]