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Handlebar Happy Hour

Tomorrow, have a drink with Handlebar.

HANDLEBAR is a roaming happy hour to benefit local bike initiatives. Join us for the first ever HANDLEBAR featuring bike-themed drink specials to benefit Local Spokes! Handlebar will also feature a show of paintings by Pasqualina Azzarello, Executive Director of Recycle-A-Bicycle.

Local Spokes Recycle-a-Bicycle www.pasqualinaazzarello.com

ALL ARE […]

Velojoy, tips on bike cleaning

Susi, over at Velojoy has a new contributor.

Velojoy welcomes new contributor Susan Lindell, director of retail operations and chief “wrench” for Recycle-A-Bicycle in Brooklyn. Susan’s monthly posts will help keep you in the know about the basics of bike maintenance and mechanics.

(photo by: Velojoy)

Find out some great tips for cleaning […]

Youth Bike Summit-January 13th-15th

Just got the word from Recycle-A-Bicycle’s executive director, Pasqualina Azzarello, about the upcoming Youth Bike Summit in NYC.

Here is a lengthy press release with information and a complete schedule.

YOUTH BIKE SUMMIT 2012 WHEN: Friday January 13 – Sunday January 15, 2012 WHERE: The New School 66 W 12th St New York, […]

Bike Trade-in this weekend with Bicycle Habitat and Recycle-A-Bicycle

Bicycle Habitat, NYC’s premiere bicycle shop is teaming up with amazing non-profit Recycle-a-bicycle, for a trade-in event at BH’s newest Brooklyn location in Park Slope.

Here are more details from BH’s Blog (bicyclehabitat.wordpress.com)

“Clean out your bike room, for a good cause.

This Sunday, we’re hosting a bike trade-in from 11am-3pm at […]

Recycle that ride with Bicycle Habitat & RAB

Press Release:

Local bike store invites New Yorkers to trade in their old bikes

NYC-based bike store Bicycle Habitat is inviting New Yorkers to participate in a bicycle trade-in event on March 26, to benefit the non-profit organization Recycle-A-Bicycle.

New and used bikes and bike parts will be donated to Recycle-A-Bicycle, […]

Youth Bike Summit in NYC

Bike Community Joins Forces to Empower Youth

WHEN: Friday, January 14th to Sunday, January 16th

WHERE: The New School, Johnson/Kaplan Hall, 66 West 12th Street, New York

KEYNOTE INTRODUCTION: NYC Transportation Commissioner Janette Sadik-Kahn

DESCRIPTION: The 1st annual Youth Bike Summit is a 3-day gathering geared towards students, educators, and advocates. The conference aims […]

Recycle-A-Bicycle’s Sweet Sixteen

RAB is turning 16 and they are having a winter celebration:

It’s Recycle-A-Bicycle’s Sweet Sixteen!

Celebrate in style with complementary inner tube bow ties, spoke flower corsages, and bicycle drivers licenses! Enjoy an evening of Dutch Bikes, Vintage Kids Bikes, and Recycled Bicycle Crafts! Purchase a bike from the NY400 Batavus Bike […]

Polar Bear Ride to raise money for Velo City and Recycle-A-Bicycle

Looks like the first event of 2011.

Two great organizations that help kids learn valuable skills such as bike mechanics and urban planning, Velo City and Recycle-a-bicycle, are having a Polar Bear Ride on January 1st.

The ride heads along the West Side Highway and is a charity event requiring a pledge for […]

Summer Program to learn Urban Planning

“Bikesplorations” is a free summer program to teach young people about urban planning and design. Velo City is hosting this program and have partnered up with Recycle-a-bicycle. They are looking for your support. Here is a video from kickstarter. Find out more about this project and how to help here.

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Escape from New York.

I know what comes to mind, Think again, This is the 15th annual signature event for the New York Cycle Club Saturday, September 26, 2009

General Description: (from their site) Escape the crowds and ride out of Manhattan into our favorite cycling territory: the West Hudson Highlands.

Choose one of three beautiful, well-marked routes […]