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Friday, September 23, 2011

Bike Rides for weekend of September 23, 2011


Bike To The Future - Bike Ride & Festival To Move Us Beyond Fossil Fuels
Time
Saturday, September 24 · 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Location


More Info
Great Scott we need an energy revolution! Moving Planet is a global event to celebrate the transition away from fossil fuels to clean energy. In Columbus, our Moving Planet event, 'Bike To The Future' will be a giant bike ride and party at the Franklin Park Amphitheater for hundreds of people. We’ll have music, food, and activities for children. We will call on our local leaders both public and private to embrace clean energy, clean air, and climate change solutions.

SPEAKERS:
* Jason Box, PhD, Climate Scientist at Byrd Polar Reasearch Center, OSU
* Lee Giesse, United Steel Workers and Blue Green Alliance Representative

LIVE MUSIC: Jesse Henry with Chris Stevens and Coal Fired Bicycle!

ACTIVITIES: kid's craft table, kiddie bike ride, and Heidi Kambitsch's OPEN HEART CREATURES

FOOD TRUCKS!

Join us on the 24th at noon in Franklin Park for the largest party for the planet in Ohio history!

more info at http://www.Bike2TheFuture.org/

Hosted by
350.org Columbus: http://www.facebook.com/350Columbus
The Sierra Club: http://action.sierraclub.org/MovingPlanet

COP 21st Knox County Bicycle Challenge
 
Date: Saturday September 24, 2011
Time: 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Location: Gambier Community Center
Street: 115 Meadow Lane across from new Kenyon College athletic facility
City State Zip: Gambier, OH
Notes: Full Service Tour.
Ride the beautiful hills of Knox County, slow down for buggies. Century route and longer loops are challenging CFC tune-ups.
Lower-cost short route have less hills and uses Kokosing Gap Trail back to Gambier.
33, 62, 78 and 100 mile options will be marked.
2011. $25.(member discount if pre-registered)
Gary Schmidt 614-657-9669 gtschmidt@wideopenwest.com.



PBR Ride II
Time
Sunday, September 25 · 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Location
Meet at Surly Girl
1126 North High Street
Columbus, OH

More Info
The Second PBR Ride is upon us! On September 25th we are once again celebrating the 2-wheeler, brought to us by Columbus Food League (formerly Betty's Family Restaurants)! We are meeting at Surly Girl at 3PM, and will then tour Columbus, stopping by Jury Room for another PBR. We will be having an after party at Magnolia Thunderpussy, so along with your PBR, you can get your music and accessories fix.

Please visit http://lowcarbcolumbus.com/81-pbr-ride-two.html

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