Calendar of Events
Events for September 2012
September 15, 2012 (10AM - 3PM)
Learn-to-Ride Clinic for Adults
Bronx Park (Bronx Park East at Burke Ave)
Bronx Park, Bronx, NY
Saturday, September 15th - 10AM - 3PM
Bronx Park East - Bronx Park East at Burke Ave
Join the Bronx River Alliance and partner Bike New York for a Youth Learn-to-Ride Clinic at Bronx Park. There are two sessions for adults. The first session will be held from 10AM to 12PM and the second session will be held from 1PM to 3PM.
All participants must register for the Adult Learn-to-Ride Clinic.
Contact Devona Sharpe, firstname.lastname@example.org or 718-430-4618, for more information.
September 15, 2012 (10am-3pm)
International Coastal CleanUp at Soundview Park
Soundview Park Metcalf Ave. & Seward Ave
INTERNATIONAL COASTAL CLEAN UP SOUNDVIEW PARK
Come join Friends of Soundview Park, Partnerships for Parks, REI, Futuro Media Group, Bronx River Alliance and NYC Parks as we work to improve the health of the Long Island Sound and remove waterfront debris. All tools and gloves will be provided.
Outdoors activities for volunteers will be available after coastal clean-up:
- Bike Loans-outs for rides along teh old and new Bronx River Greenway
- Outdoor classes by REI on "how to pack a backpack", "how to une-up a bike" , and "essentials of hiking"
- Guided Tours of the Soundview salt marsh construction project
- Fishing demonstration by I FISH
During the day the Bronx River will also be officially designated as a National Water Trail by the Dept of the Interior.
Meeting location at Soundview Park Metcalf Ave & Seward Ave.
Registration required at http://bxrivercoastalcleanup.eventbrite.com/
September 15, 2012 (11AM - 4PM)
Community Bike Loans
Bronx Park - Bronx Park East at Burke Ave
Join the Bronx River Alliance for a free bike ride along the geenway. Free, no registration required.