May Bike Ride and Classes
May 2017Saturday, May 20, Reach the Beach ride/fundraiser for lung cancer and other lung diseases
Reach the Beach with its 3,000 riders, is one of Oregon’s premier cycling events and the 2nd largest one-day ride in Oregon. This top notch ride has amazing support that gives you four different start locations: Portland (104 mi), Newberg (80 mi), Amity (55 mi) or Grand Ronde (26 mi). They provide superb organization, beautiful routes, medical and mechanical support on course, eight lunch and snack stops and a magnificent beach party with a delicious, hearty feast at the finish line.
More Information: http://action.lung.org/site/TR?fr_id=14100&pg=entry
Sunday, May 21, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Southeast Portland Sunday Parkways
City of Portland Sunday Parkways presented by Kaiser Permanente promotes healthy active living through a series of free events opening the city’s largest public space - its streets - to walk, bike, roll, and discover active transportation while fostering civic pride, stimulating economic development, and represents the community, business, and government investments in Portland’s vitality, livability, and diversity. 7 mile route.
More Information: www.portlandoregon.gov/transportation/58929
Throughout May - REI stores
Around the region offer both free and fee based bike classes and outings including Bike Maintenance Basics, Intro to Mountain Biking and more!
More Information: www.rei.com/learn.html
Other bike calendars/group with rides in May and throughout the year:
Introduction to Solar
Come learn why solar is a smart choice for Beaverton homeowners! Identify available solar technologies and financial incentives, learn why solar works well in Beaverton’s climate and how to choose a contractor.
There are two available workshops to choose from:
Date: February 21
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: 12375 SW 5th St.- Beaverton City Library, Meeting Room A
Click here for the workshop presentation.
Sustainability Articles 2013 - 2015
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