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.
Master bicycle mechanic, Frank Pavlick, with 30 years experience in the bicycle business, will be in after 9AM today. Come have your bike touched by the Wrench God.
Guest passes are just $5 for an individual and $10 for a family today!
Today’s Bicycle Quotation:
“I bike, therefore I am.” Rene Descartes
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Using the tools and supplies in the BBC today.
Steve Schmitt is pumping up his tires, cleaning his chain and checking for wear.
- Gary Warren overhauls his bottom bracket for silky smooth pedaling action!
Our featured destination today is Cafe the Lodge in South Bethlehem. The only business with direct access to the Greenway. Ride with us and receive a 10% discount on your food and beverage.
Have a certified instructor come to your home, check you bike and ride with you to Cafe the Lodge. All for $5! Call 610 954 5744 to make arrangements.
Or pick any destination you would like to learn to ride to from your home, whether it’s your local trail, a farmers market or where you work. We will come to your home, check out your bike, go over a few basics and then ride with you, showing you the best route and optimally safe/pleasant way to ride to the destination of your choice. All for $5!
Have a certified instructor come to your home, check you bike and ride with you to the destination of your choice. All for $5! Call 610 954 5744 to make arrangements.
Bike Library Activity (See what’s available now!)
Barry Shook, Jeff Jacksits, John Tocado & Family, Barrett Ladd & Family.
Guest passes only $5 all day!
This week’s donations:
Ed Wise donated two bicycles.
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).
Jeff Jacksits visited the BBC while on a ride from the D&L canal trail.
- Frank Pavlick
- 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.
What a beautiful day! Bright and sunny.
High Temperature: 29-54 deg. F
Expected Precipitation: none
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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.
- Steve Schmitt
Mary Anne Winterhoff