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Author Topic: Bike Rodeo, 10/22/2016  (Read 1079 times)

Offline tgoldman

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Bike Rodeo, 10/22/2016
« on: October 21, 2016, 12:22:57 AM »

Join TA Queens, Make Queens Safer and the Variety Boys and Girls Club Queens
for a neighborhood day of fun activities for kids on bikes.



This Saturday, Oct 22
10:30am - 2:30 pm
Variety Boys and Girls Club
Astoria, 21st St @ 30th Rd



30th Rd will be closed for cars
>>>>>Must bring your own bike and helmet to participate<<<<<




Open to all kids and middle schoolers:
Test your bike skills on the Bike Rodeo obstacle course (10:30am – 12:30pm)
Upgrade your bike to the next size at Recycle- A-Bicycle Bike Swap (11am – 2pm) (For children accompanied by a parent/legal guardian who fit on a 24" wheel bike or smaller.)
Learn How to Ride with lessons from Bike New York, ages 5 & up (12:30pm – 2:30 pm) (Parent/legal guardian can register their child for the class at http://tinyurl.com/vbgcbikeclass
Create reflective stickers for your bike or helmet and color streetscape pictures at the Creativity Table (11:30am – 2pm)
Get your fit and safety checked with a Bike Inspection by mechanics of Nomad Cycle
Mark your bike with Bicycle ID Etching from the NYPD 114th Precinct (11am-2:30pm)
Use a speedgun to record car speeds on 21st Street and observe street behavior with a mentor (1:00pm – 2:30pm)
***Must bring your own bike and helmet to participate***
***Parent/legal guardian must be present to sign participation waivers***



With generous support of: Bike New York, Recycle-a-Bicycle, NYPD 114th Precinct, Nomad Cycle, New York Coalition for Transportation Safety, Dutch Kills Centraal, Vesta, Sac's Place & Bel Aire Diner


Organized by the Transportation Alternatives Queens Campaign for Traffic Calming on 21st Street @transalt #Fix21St


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