Mar 29

Bethlehem Bicycle Cooperative eNews – Thursday, March 29, 2012

LCI, J. Dietrich Reisenberger sports the LCI reflective windbreaker.

The Bethlehem Bicycle Cooperative (BBC) is open for Members and Guests every Thursday from 5-9pm and Saturday from 8AM to 4PM. We are located at 14 West Raspberry in beautiful, downtown Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

Weather today:  high 40s, overcast, 30mph gusty winds.

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CAT members using BBC Tools with mechanic assistance:

  • Julie Vitale changed the stem and chain on her new Bike Library project bike
  • Barry Shook came in to put on a new chain.
  • Lee Poole-Smith helped Scott with his pedals and Julie with her bike computer.

Bike Education:

Bike Library Activity

  • Barry discussed joining the bike library.

New & Renewing Members:


  • Julie brought miso and noodles.


  • Dave Trautmann picked up his bike after work
  • Barry Shook
  • Lee Poole Smith
  • Julie Vitale
  • CAT Assistant Director, Joshua Buck, stopped in and put reflective tape on library bikes

League of American Bicyclists certified Cycling Instructor(s) on duty:

Volunteer Coordinators:

  • Steve Schmitt
  • Scott Slingerland


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Become a Bronze BBC and use our Park Tool Set from 8am to 4 PM any Saturday! Become a Silver or Gold BBC member and enjoy our Bicycle Library See information about Membership levels here Would you like to volunteer to help on Thursday or Saturday at the Bethlehem Bicycle Cooperative? Write the Volunteer Coordinator. Today, the BBC is sponsored in part by Google, Genesis Bicycles and Apex Management .

Opening Responsibilities:

  • Steve

Closing Responsibilities:

  • Scott

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