TBR is a collective of bicycle enthusiasts committed to removing bikes from the waste stream, and putting them back into use. Join us as we build bicycle community through hands-on education.
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*OCTOBER 2 SEASON OPENING WEEKEND AT THE SANCTUARY FOR INDEPENDENT MEDIA
Join TBR for a streetshop repair clinic at The Sanctuary for Independent
Media, along with the amazing Beehive Collective, a community potluck,
and a screening of the film 2012: Time for Change.
TBR was selected as the early entry prize winner from the Changemakers
Community Change Competition. We are now semi-finalists for the 10,000
dollar grand prize. Please vote for us starting Sept 22. We'll keep you
posted on our progress. Learn more about the competition at:
*YOU TOO CAN BECOME A BIKE MEDIC
If you are interested in becoming a consistent volunteer at Troy Bike
Rescue, please contact us (use the contact form at:
http://troybikerescue.org/contact). Learn to wrench on bikes in a
friendly and supportive environment, then share your skills with
newbies. Bike Medics Unite!
*TROY WATERFRONT FARMERS MARKET
TBR is now at the farm market in Troy every weekend. You can now wrench
on your bike on Saturday mornings, or just come and hang out with
volunteers at our table.
Women Trans Femmes night had a great turnout this month. We fixed a lot
of brakes, listened to some good music, worked on building a single
speed and had a great time. Check us out next month, we'll be looking at
wheel bearings during the shop time.