Welcome to Free Ride!

Now Running Tuesdays and Sundays, Adult Mechanic’s Classes!

Basic Classes – Pre-registration

We offer a beginner’s Adult Basic Bike Mechanics Class series covering the basic systems of the bicycle.  The course is six weeks, giving each students 12 hours of class time.  By paying for the full series in advance, you save $20, the cost of one class.

Basic Classes – Drop-In 

We offer hands-on bicycle mechanic classes on 6 topics, on a class-by-class basis.  Drop-in classes are a nice option for those folks who want to learn about specific repairs, like adjusting brakes or truing a wheel. No advanced registration is required, so just drop on in!  Check the calendarfor more details on which classes are available when.

Free Ride is a bicycle recycling and education facility focused on teaching the do-it-yourself approach to bicycle repair and maintenance. There is that old saying “if you give a person a mango they will eat for one day but if you teach them how to fish they will eat for a lifetime.” That is our basic philosophy at Free Ride.

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Free Ride Closed on the 4th of July

Free Ride will be closed on the 4th of July – no volunteer night – go see some fireworks !

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Meeting Notes 6/15/16

Erika from Creative ReUse came to tell us about how her pay organization runs (she is the Executive Director at Creative ReUse) Some other agenda items were discussed after this, […]

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Our Continued Resolve Towards Inclusion

In light of the tragedy in Orlando, We want to reiterate Free Ride’s resolve in making our space inclusive for all people. In our March council meeting, Angela suggested we […]

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Party For Jeremy

Jeremy is off to a new part of his life and we had a great little party last night. The shop was full and fun! Thanks for everyone that came […]

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May Council Meeting Minutes

Hey gang, sorry for the delay. Here are May’s council meeting minutes: Angela Update: We talked about Angela, planning for the alleycat, afterparty, and fundraising. Electric Update: Gregg is seeking […]

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