Beach Ride

Sunday July 12, 2015 11:30 AM
Meetup: Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn
(Northern entrance to Prospect Park)

Join us for a leisurely bike ride out to Rockaways to enjoy an endless Summer afternoon of swimming, and relaxing on the beach! 

Please consider donating land or real estate (a vacant lot, residence, vacation home, farm or commercial property, etc.)- all land donations are acceptable to us and you can get a 100% tax write off. Appropriate land could be used for anything from starting another community garden to taking inner city groups out to farms, wetlands, and educational ecology sites were they can get a hands-on feel for the soil and the animals.

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We are excited to share a new book released by our partner organization, Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space, which catalogs the history of the museum and that of the East Village! Read it here:

Critical Mass meets the last Friday of every month in over 200 cities around the world. NYC's Critical Mass and group bike rides increased bike riding and created the sustainable, safe infrastructure that now exists in NYC.

Let's not forget how positive direct-action changed the whole city. Please support the safety of pedestrians and the bike community by joining the Critical Mass Bike Ride on the last Friday of every month.

Your Community Garden needs volunteers!
You''ll be helping to beautify and maintain the garden by pulling weeds, planting bulbs, moving dirt, and more. This is a great opportunity if you are looking for ways to get involved with the community or to simply spend an afternoon in the urban outdoors
The specific dates and locations are as follows:

8th St between Ave C & D
1st Sunday of each month
- Sunday, June 6th at 12pm
- Sunday, July 4th at 12pm

SW corner 9th St & Ave C
2nd Saturday of each month
- Saturday, June 12th at 12pm
- Saturday, July 10th at 12pm
Come learn about composting and how to repurpose organic waste and turn it into quality soil at this easy-going and informative workshop.

117 Avenue C, between 7th & 8th Streets
3rd Saturday of each month
- Saturday, May 15th at 12pm
- Saturday, June 19th at 12pm
- Saturday, July 17th at 12pm

Please dress for the weather and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty and closed-toe shoes. Volunteers may also want to bring water bottles and hats.

Come learn how to fix bikes, do simple maintenance and tune-ups at the bike mechanic repair classes.
Subjects are covered in a four-week rotation beginning the first week of every month:
1st Thursday, 6:30pm – Basics for Beginners
2nd Thursday, 6:30pm – Brakes and Gears
3rd Thursday, 6:30pm – Cups, Cones, and Bearings
4th Thursday, 6:30pm – Wheels and Spokes
Please note that masks will be required for participation.

We will meet at Tompkins Square Park at 4pm TONIGHT (23 May 2021), ride along the East River, and finally end up at the Canvas Bowery Location with some snacks.

Moonlight Bike Ride Through Prospect Park
Date: Saturday 12/19/2020 at 9pm
Meet at Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn

Time's UP! annual New Year's Eve Bike Ride is happening again on 12/31/2021!

Sunday September 8, 2019 11:30 AM Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn (Northern entrance to Prospect Park)  Join us for a leisurely bike ride out to Rockaway Beach to enjoy an endless Summer afternoon of swimming, and relaxing on the beach! Invite your friends! Meet new ones! Let's have a party on the beach!


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