bay area weekedend rides and upcoming events

01 April, 2011

Robots and Cyborgs Ride
Friday April 1, 7:30PM gather, 8PM roll, starts Civic Center Quad, ends Panhadle. 3-4 hours, riders are welcome to leave early.
Oakland, Art Murmur, April 1, 6pm-9pm
Oakland Art Murmur is a coalition of art and cultural venues dedicated to increasing popular awareness of and participation in the arts in Oakland, with an emphasis on visual art. promoting visual art in Oakland through collective marketing and outreach efforts and our monthly First Friday events, which are open to the public and attended by hundreds of local and visiting art enthusiasts.


Sunday April 3rd, 1–4pm at Dublin High School.
 Village Parkway and Brighton Drive in Dublin. Space and admission is free.

bay area, sfbc is starting an introductory safe cycling course that is perfect for new cyclists and those want to feel more comfortable riding on city streets. classes will cover the basics for how to choose the right bike and properly fit a helmet. learn tips for the safest ways to ride in traffic, techniques to avoid or deal with road hazards and emergency maneuvers along with other useful gems of knowledge, like the best way to lock up your bike and how to use a bike in combination with public transit, and cyclists' legal rights and responsibilities.

classes begin april 7. you must sign up here.

the ebbc is also hosting bicycle saftey courses too, you must also sign up for these courses. courses are offered throughout the east bay where you can find more details on the ebbc site.
classes begin April 6th.
Oakland, Sunday, April 10 · 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Come out to Actual Cafe and soak up some free knowledge in a workshop on brakes taught by me, Bike Man Dan

You're encouraged to bring your own bike so we can all take a look at it and learn. The workshop will cover all the basics of keeping your brakes well maintained and should run for approximately half an hour.

This workshop is part of an ongoing series hosted at Actual Cafe every second Sunday of the month. Bike Man Dan operates a bicycle service shop located at 5927 San Pablo, Oakland, offering professional, friendly and affordable service
http://bikemandan.com/



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