Oct 13

Bethlehem Bicycle Cooperative eNews – Sat. Oct. 13 2012


We are located on the second floor of the parking deck for the condos at Riverport next to the Fahy (New Street) Bridge.

The Bethlehem Bicycle Cooperative (BBC) is open for members/guests Thursdays from 5-9pm and Saturdays from 8AM to 4PM.

We are located on the second floor of the parking deck for the condos at Riverport next to the Fahy (New Street) Bridge.

Work Party at BBC West Sunday Noon to 4PM

There will be a work crew  Sunday, October 14, from Noon to 4PM at the Bethlehem Bicycle Cooperative West, 1935 Broad Street.  So far, J. Reisenberger, Christin Hottenstein, Tim Miles, John Hoffer and Anne Connors have agreed to help.  The jobs include painting, putting down tile, putting hooks & wires up to hold up the drop ceiling, plus cleaning.    You can help, too, we could use another 5 people to get as much done as possible on Sunday.  Just email cat@car-free.org or call 610 954 5744. for more information.

We are now hoping to have the BBC West up and running by December 1, 2012.  The hours will be Wednesday evenings 5-9PM and Sundays Noon to 4PM to start.

Read more about the BBC West here . . .

Read more about the Bethlehem Bicycle Cooperative online.

Today anyone learning to ride on a Bicycle Heaven Ride gets a premium today. We have t-shirts, bike jerseys and other swag. Want to learn to ride from your home, give us a call and we will send an instructor out to your place.

Anyone going on any Bicycle Heaven Ride will receive a FREE bicycle safety check.

BBC Bronze members may use BBC Tools with mechanic assistance:

Steve Schmitt

Lee Poole-Smith


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Bike Education:

New & Renewing CAR-FREE Members Today:




Bike Library Activity:


League of American Bicyclists certified Cycling Instructor(s):

Volunteer Coordinators:

  • Steve Schmitt
  • Christin Hottenstein


Lee Poole-Smith

Roy Young

Ron Teodora cleaned the carpet in the BBC, picked up the garbage on all three levels of the parking garage and helped organize things after the move.


Weather Today:

sunny 30-55 degrees, great day for riding.

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(See New & Renewing Members during 2012)

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 and Genesis Bicycles.

Opening Responsibilities:

  • Steve

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