Freewheelin: The SVBC Winter Party

Save the date for Freewheelin! Enjoy delicious food and beverages, then get down on the dance floor. Free for SVBC members! Invitations with more details will be sent soon – stay tuned!
*Belle Haven Bikes Unity Ride

*Belle Haven Bikes Unity Ride

Belle Haven Bikes would like to invite you and your families to join the Boys and Girls Club of the Peninsula’s Belle Haven Bikes crew for its monthly Unity Ride. Saturday, November 14 They will meet up at the Menlo Park campus between 9-10 am and wheels roll at 10am. It will be a fun, family fitness field trip by bike. The group will ride out to and around Bedwell-Bayfront Park and make a couple of rest stops where Menlo Park Civil Engineer and mom Azalea Mitch will talk a little bit about the Salt Pond Restoration project, the salt procurement process and how landfills...

*Safe & Confident Autumn/Winter Bicycling

151016 Safe Winter Biking Fall 2015 This class is for fair-weather bike commuters and recreational riders interested in tips for continuing to enjoy bicycling in colder weather, with shorter daylight hours, and/or when rain is predicted. Learn to dress for Bay Area winter weather Learn to outfit your bike for drizzle and darkness See photos and video on safety and basic commuting skills See clothing options for staying warm and dry See a variety of effective lights for your bike and helmet Optional goal-setting to help start making change Bring questions and learn from two knowledgeable instructors Register at http://hip.stanford/edu Class code:...

*Bike Palo Alto

Save the Date for the 6th annual Bike Palo Alto! event, Sunday October 4th, 1-4 pm! Join and discover Palo Alto’s great bike routes! Bike Palo Alto is a free, family friendly event, no pre-registration necessary. Just bring your bike & helmet and be ready to have some fun! Start at El Carmelo School (Bryant & Loma Verde). Event highlights: • Did you know you never need to ride on El Camino? Palo Alto has great bike routes to get you to nearly every destination! • Learn tips on how to bike safely on public streets and get a free helmet fitting to make sure your helmet is ready to protect you! • Get a great local bike map with the best bike routes from Palo Alto to Menlo Park! • Pick a route, take a ride and stop along the way for free ice cream and other treats! • Bring your bike by for a free safety check and basic maintenance! For more info go to: http://www.bikepaloalto.org Bike Palo Alto! 2015 is hosted by Palo Alto bike enthusiasts, that organize this event to educate, encourage and promote bicycling as a healthy and fun way to address climate change, congestion and parking problems in our community and is sponsored by: City of Palo Alto, El Carmelo Elementary, Silicon Valley Bike Coalition, Barron Park Neighborhood Association, Whole Foods, Sweet Shop, Mike’s Bikes, Mollie Stone’s, Copy Factory and Palo Alto...

*San Mateo Labor Day Family Fun Ride & Bicycle Rodeo

This will be the third family fun ride San Mateo has organized in the past year, and second one to occur on Labor Day. Last year, Bay Meadows was the site of the first family fun ride as residents rode through the closed streets of the new Bay Meadows development. This past May, the second family fun ride started on B St. and made it’s way through Central Park and down Palm Ave. For the latest installment, they will be using The Village as our neighborhood to have a safe, fun, relaxing community ride. Once again Safe Moves will be onsite to provide a free bicycle safety training course, as well as Beeline Bikes, a mobile bike service for tune-ups. Additionally, the first 100 children will receive a free event t-shirt! New this year, PAL will be offering a bicycle helmet trade up. Bring in any helmet that no longer fits your child and receive a new, properly sized helmet for free! Schedule of Events: 10:00AM Registration/Check In 10:15AM Opening Remarks 10:15-11:00AM Bicycle Rodeo (Safety course), bounce house, balloon artist, face painting, mobile bike mechanic, jazz your ride, etc. 11:00AM Community Ride led my San Mateo PD bike officers 11:30AM...