Today’s ‘Bike Bonanza’ to Offer Lessons and Bike Helmet Fittings

Posted on: April 11th, 2015 at 9:31 am by
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Time to have your little ones push the pedal to the pavement. Today, Sara D. Roosevelt Park is hosting a family-friendly event dubbed “Bike Bonanza!” It’s sponsored by the DOT and Councilmember Margaret Chin’s office, and the aim is to positively promote cycling in the city to the next generation. It’ll include activities such as free bike helmet fittings, a bike swap to upgrade kids’ bikes as they grow, and a free learn-to-ride class.

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Bike New York, The New York City Department of Transportation, Recycle-a-Bicycle, and the NYPD have partnered with a community-based or neighborhood organization to help make bicycling as easy, safe, and fun as possible for your entire family.

The event kicks off from 11-2:30pm in the Pit (Chrystie and Broome Street). Get your kiddos down there, because who knows – someday they may need to flee the cops to save a lovable alien.

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