Calendar of Events
Events for August 2012
August 18, 2012 (11:00am- 4:00pm)
Community Bike Loan - MOVED TO 08-25-12
Concrete Plant Park
The event has been moved to the following Saturday. Saturday, August 25th.
Join the Bronx River Alliance for a free bike ride along the geenway. Free, no registration required.
August 18, 2012 (11AM - 4PM)
Active Design Community Bike Tour
Active Deisgn Commuity Bike Tour
Sautday, August 18th - 11AM - 4PM
Tour begins at Soundview Park Field House - click here for a Google Map
Join Velo City's Bikesplorers and the Alliance as we tour the Bronx River Greenay and the surrounding community. The tour is a free youth-lead tour which will demonstrate the Bikesplorers' understanding of the realtionship between active design, health outcomes in the community, and the built environment along the Bronx River corridor. We will visit the students art projects which have been designed to incorporate active design solutions throughout the Bronx River corridor.
Visit Velo City's Facebook page for more information by clicking here. Also, feel free to RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
This program was made possible by:
Bronx River Alliance, CCNY, ioby, Partnership for Parks, Vera Institute of Justice, Youth Ministries for Peace and Justice
Bike Tour Stops:
1 -Soundview Field House (Lafayette Avenue between Colgate Avenue & Boynton Avenues)
2 -Bronx River Houses NYCHA Community Garden (between Rosedale and Randall Avenues)
3 -View of NCYHA's Classon Point Gardens (Lafayette and Metcalf Avenues)
4 -View of the Hunts Point Food Distribution Center (along Bronx River)
5 -Hunts Point River Side Park (between Lafayette and Edgewater Road)
6 -Concrete Plant Park (between Westchester Avenue and Bruckner Blvd)
7 -View of YMPJ Change Mural (corner of 174th Street and Bronx River Avenue)
8 -Starlight Park (174th Street between West Farms Road and Bronx River Avenue along the Bronx River)
9 -View of the Sheridan Expressway across from our location at Starlight Park
10 -Bronx Graffiti Wall of Fame (between Boone Avenue and 172 through 174th Street)