Free breakfast for bike riders at Library Plaza
Ride your bike and celebrate National Bike to Work Day on Friday, May 20, with a free breakfast at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library.
“Whether you are riding to work, to school or for your morning errands, stop by for free breakfast burritos, coffee and orange juice, and to meet other riders,” said Librarian Sue Schnitzer, manager of the Glenwood Springs Branch Library.
The Library, the City of Glenwood Springs, CLEER and Ride Garfield County, a Garfield Clean Energy project, are hosting National Bike to Work Day.
It’s set for 7 to 10 a.m. on Friday, May 20, at the Library Plaza, 815 Cooper Ave.
Learn about the WeCycle Glenwood Springs community bike-share initiative and see a real bike-share bicycle.
See the Library’s Bicycle Bookmobile, enter a drawing for prizes and get a free chair massage from Midland Fitness.
Register for the Ride Garfield County Team Challenge
Sign up for the Ride Garfield County Team Challenge and start logging bicycle miles. The Team Challenge started May 1 and runs through Sept. 30.
Your business can form a team to compete with other local teams. To get started, visit GarfieldCleanEnergy.org.
Getting around by bicycle is good for your health and for the environment.
Using a bicycle can help ease traffic congestion during the Grand Avenue Bridge replacement project.
Glenwood Springs will host a second Bike to Work Day on Wednesday, June 22, to celebrate Colorado Bike to Work Day.
Glenwood Springs National Bike to Work Day is sponsored by Garfield Clean Energy, Glenwood Springs Branch Library, City of Glenwood Springs, CLEER, Colorado Department of Transportation, Glenwood Springs Post Independent, LiveWell Garfield County, Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association, Treadz, Sunlight Ski and Bike Shop, Factory Outdoor, Midland Fitness and the Colorado River District.
Additional sponsors are welcome to help with prizes. Contact CLEER at (970) 704-9200 or ride@GarfieldCleanEnergy.org to learn more.
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