The Bethlehem Bicycle Cooperative (BBC) is an educational bike shop open for members and guests Thursdays from 5PM to 9PM and Saturdays from 8AM to 4PM. The BBC is here to help you enjoy the trip more than ever.
Guest passes are just $5 for an individual and $10 for a family today!
Today’s Bicycle Quotation:
“Don’t be afraid to ride in the rain. Consider it a free facial.”
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Members use BBC Tools with mechanic assistance:
Andeana Gonzales adjusted her brakes, pumped up her tires, cleaned and lubed her chain. Andeana also learned how to true a wheel and spent some time working on her rear wheel. She also learned how to adjust her derailleur. Then she took a Traffic Skills ride with LCI Steve Schmitt.
Julie Vitale brought in her library bike. She cleaned and lubed her chain and fixed her kickstand.
Barry Shook discussed his new pedals with Steve. Barry also brought back two pedals he borrowed.
Steve Schmitt did some routine maintenance on his bike, pumping up his tires, cleaning/lubricating his chain and checking his rims/brake pads.
Andeana Gonzales learned a lot of stuff.
Julie Vitale learned how to check and clean her brake pads.
Bike Library Activity (See what’s available now!)
From the BBC to downtown Bethlehem.
John Tocado & Family, Barrett Ladd & Family. Sebastian Zawierucha
This week’s donations:
The BBC accepts donations of bicycles, bike parts, tools and supplies on Thursdays from 5-9PM and Saturdays from 8AM to 4PM at 1935 W Broad St. in Bethlehem. We provide a receipt for all contributions and we are a 501(c)3 educational charity under the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
Devon Donovan donated a diamondback mountain bike. He took a pair of pedals.
We aWe’re hoping someone will donate a dormer fan, preferably with two fans that operate independently and blow in different directions.
Austin Yoder just moved to Bethlehem from Goshen, Indiana, where he worked at a bike cooperative. He wants to rebuild his college ride.
- Steve Schmitt
- Mary Anne Winterhoff
- Steve Schmitt
Volunteer coordinator is responsible for the report each time the BBC is open. S/he has everyone sign-in, tracks members, registers activities, records class participation, maintains paperwork and takes pictures. If you think you might enjoy this job email firstname.lastname@example.org today.
Beautiful day for a bike ride
High Temperature: 80
Expected Precipitation: occasional rain
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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 Genesis Bicycles, Barrett Ladd and Google.