Damn it's cold and we need to all stay warm..Fleece cutting and sewing party to the rescue! Bike Winter is providing money for food and drinks so you have no excuse not to hang out and meet some fun folks cut fleece (and sew if you know how).We will also discuss distribution to bike shops and events (including the swap on Feb 15) of these valuable handmade items. Bring cutting tools if you have them! Message me for the exact address.And a HUGE thank you to Willow and all the amazing Bike…See More
"Thanks for this....looks like I'll try Clybourn home this evening.
I took Lincoln Ave in this morning and knew I'd need to find an alternate home....fortunately, at 5:45 am there wasn't much car traffic so I…"
Welcome to Women Bike Chicago. We are gearing up planning for more mini-events and for our 2nd annual Day of Dialogue and Demonstrations which will be in the spring. Looking forward to meeting you.
A grass roots group started by local women to encourage other women to ride bikes for fun, for commuting, for transport, or for whatever. The group presented the First Annual "Women Bike Chicago: a Day of Dialogue and Demonstrations" at UIC campus on March 23, 2013. The event was "by women for women" with the hope that some of our more timid sisters would feel comfortable investigating, asking questions, getting on a bike, and riding. In that, we believe we were successful.Going forward, we…See More
"When I bike from Albany Park to Oak Park I like to use Diversey going west all the way to Oak Park Ave. (Not sure if there would be a good north-south street to get you to south Austin, though).....returning home I use Roscoe for much of the way…"
Through a new youth-led bike cooperative APNC youth leaders are creating leadership and job opportunities for youth in our community by teaching professional skills like bicycle maintenance and repair. In its effort to promote biking as a cleaner cheaper mode of transit, Bikes N' Roses will hold regular mobile bike clinics at local parks and community institutions to teach cyclists how to repair their own bicycles.Bikes N’ Roses es una organización sin fines de lucro dirigida por jóvenes en…See More
Shelley I was wondering what you ended up trying for your commute home. I'm going to be biking down to the U of C campus tonight and was wondering how you felt about the LFP south of downtown after dark?