September 10th – Keep Meewasin Vital Slow Roll – meet at 10 am at the Broadway Roastery and the Slow Roll will take us along the Meewasin Trail ending at the Stone Stage in front of Victoria School where Meewasin will have a short program at 11:15 am
September 14th – EcoFriendly Sask is turning five! They have given Saskatoon Cycles and other wonderful organizations Action Grants to carry out wonderful work in Saskatoon! The festivities are from 5 pm to 7 pm but make sure your RSVP by September 9th if you intend on attending at email@example.com! – don’t want to run out of birthday cake!
September 14th – Hike Bike and Roll at the U of S Campus is an annual event that encourages students to choose active transportation options! It’s happening from 10 am to 2 pm between the Thorvaldson and Arts Buildings
September 18th – Race Against Racism – if you’re heading down to watch, be sure to leave your bike at the Bike Valet and don’t forget to bring a Save non-perishable food items to donate to “Cram the Cruiser” for the Saskatoon Food Bank & Learning Centre
The Bike Valet will be set up at Race Against Racism on September 18th! This might be your last chance to volunteer this year so let us know if you’d like to help out!
The Saskatoon Cycles AGM is scheduled for November 16th! If you’d like to help us plan or volunteer at the AGM please contact us!
We still need to borrow bikes for our fundraising event on September 30th! Please contact Saskatoon Cycles Co-Chair Cathy Watts at firstname.lastname@example.org if you can lend us some bicycles in working condition for the day – to be dropped off at a secure location at the Bessborough Hotel on September 29th.
Local Cycling News
Make sure you check out LiveableYXE! Saskatoon Cycles is working with some great partner organizations to determine what makes a liveable city! Keep an eye on the website to stay up to date with what they’re working on!
Time to start getting crafty with all those spare and worn out bike parts!
Bike to Work Day was a great success this year! Big thanks to Federated Co-operatives for sponsoring the Saskatoon Cycles commuter station along the 4th Avenue separated bike lane and to all the other wonderful businesses in Saskatoon that sponsored commuter stations around the city! THANK YOU!