Community Events Calendar
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Summer Breeze is the last big ride of summer and you won't want to miss it... especially this year! We have lots of exciting primo new road to share with you. Low traffic, scenic countryside, you and your friends = awesomeness on a beautiful summer day! Parking at Longview Community College (registration/check-in will be across the street in New Longview behind Gusto Coffee Bistro — see below for details!) Sunday, August 27, 2017. Heading south and then to the east…Find out more »
BikeWalkKC’s popular Confident City Cycling series returns for its third installment in 2017. Join us on Tuesday evenings in August for a safe and supportive place to learn bike handling skills, rules of the road, and other tips and tricks – all skill levels are welcome. When: Confident City Cycling is a three-class series held on Tuesday evenings in August from 6:00-8:30PM: August 15, August 22, and August 29. What: Learn new concepts for navigating streets and build practical bike handling skills necessary for…Find out more »
Please join us for an open house to learn more about the Downtown Loop Bike Project! City staff will be on hand to detail the project and provide construction information and timelines. For more information, contact: Beth Breitenstein email@example.com or 816-513-2612Find out more »
Oskar Blues hosts a benefit pub crawl for Urban Trail Co, with Bricks Pub, Do-Drop Inn, Grains & Taps, Fringe Beerworks, Konrads, Llywelyn's Irish Pub, The Peanut, Sharkeez, and Stuey McBrews Bring: A putter and three friends. Registration: $10/person. Instructions: Gather your team of four. Start at any of nine participating pubs. Lowest team score wins an Oskar Blues prize pack, and all proceeds go to Urban Trail Co!Find out more »
Provided by BikeWalkKC, this comprehensive adult class covers the basics of cycling in the city. Learn about bicycle safety, handling skills, and get some practice on the road during this four-hour program. BikeWalkKC can provide bicycles for the class ride to participants who need them.Find out more »
The first-ever KC Regional Safe Routes to School Summit will convene bicycle/pedestrian champions, community partners, public health experts, teachers, district administration, parents, elected officials, and city staff from both sides of the state line to learn, share, and experience all things Safe Routes to School. Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. USD 500 KCK Public Schools Central Office 2010 N. 59th Street, Kansas City, KS Cost: $25 (includes light breakfast and lunch) Topics will include: Walking School…Find out more »
Community Meeting Thursday, September 14 5:00-7:00pm Rainbow Mennonite Church 1444 Southwest Boulevard KCK, 66103 The consultant team is concluding the ideation phase of the University Town project (near the University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center), and the community is invited to hear their presentation on development options for review and feedback. The goals for improving Fisher Park include improved transit access, walking and biking trails, and potentially a community center or library.Find out more »
Ride Details Date(s): September 16-17, 2017 Start/Finish Location: Garmin Headquarters - 1200 E. 151st St., Olathe, KS 66062 Fundraising Minimum: $200 Age Minimum: 12 Contact the event organizer Ready for the ride of a lifetime? Bike MS: Kansas City Ride will take you farther than you’ve gone before. Voted Kansas City’s ‘Best Supported Ride’ by The Pitch and a ‘Top 10 Event’ by The Independent, you won’t find a more supported cycling event across the city. Enjoy a 1-day or…Find out more »
They like us: they really ilke us! We've been invited back to the beautiful BLVD Tours & Rec Center for our next Handlebar Happy Hour! Get to know fellow cyclists, advocates, and others plus enjoy the beautiful new beer hall and shop at Boulevard. Selected cans sales will benefit the advocacy efforts of BikeWalkKC. We'll have another fun raffle with cool prizes, including a special gift basket from our friends at Boulevard. Bike valet parking will be available, and, depending…Find out more »
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