Bike Month 2011




RIBike is proud to once again working with local organizations to make May live up to it’s designation as Bike Month.   Providence will be unveiling Bike Sharing Feasibilty Reports, Recycle A Bike will be opening its doors in a new location, Bike Shops providing classes on bike maintenance and commuting hints.

Bike To Work Day events have been announced for Newport with more details available at




Bike Month Events

May 7 – Bike Swap @ AS220

May 8 – South Coast Randonee by East Coast Greenway Alliance – Bourne Bridge to India Point Park

May 8, 2pm to 4pm – Mother’s Day on the Greenway by East Coast Greenway Alliance/Roger Williams University @ India Point Park

May 10, 6:30PM – Bicycle Maintenance Basics @ REI Cranston

May 12, 6:30PM – Conversation with Give A Bike riders hosted by Rhode Island Bicycle Coalition @ McFadden’s

May 14  – RI NEMBA Trail School @ Burlingame State Park

May 14, 8:00PM – Bike Prom – A benefit for US Open Cycling Foundation @ Roots Cafe

May 15, 10:00AM – Ray Young’s Ride 11/17/23/33 or 53 miles and NBW Social Tent w/Narragansett Bay Wheelmen from Smithfield High School

May 22, 10:00AM – Introduction to Road Cycling @ REI Cranston

May 27, 5:15PM – Critical Mass/Community Bike Ride by Critical Mass RI @ Atwells Ave. Pineapple

Bike To Work Week Events

May 16, 5:30 to 7:00 PM – bikeProvidence! – Bike Sharing Study and Cycling Resources by City of Providence/RIBIKE @ 30 Exchange Terrace

May 17 – Women Only Bicycle Maintenance Basics @ REI Cranston

May 17, 5:30-8:00PM – Recycle A Bike New Space Open House, 12 Library Court, Providence

May 18, 5:00PM – Ride of Silence Providence, Honoring Paige Hicks

May 20, 6:30 to 9:00 AM – Commuter Breakfast @ World War 1 Memorial, Providence

May 20 – Commuter Breakfast @ Quaker Meeting House, Newport