Events

If you would like to organize a workshop for your residence, student or faculty group, please contact us at bikechainuoft@gmail.com.

Note: PWYC stands for ‘pay what you can’ – nobody will be turned away for lack of funds!

January

Winter Cycling Workshop

While Toronto in January may not be the ideal place for a bike ride, with a little preparation, winter riding is totally doable! The winter cycling workshop will cover proper gear, setting up and maintaining your bike, and tricks and tips to keep safe while riding in the winter. Drop by the workshop, and you can avoid the steamy, crowded subway system all winter long!

When: Monday, January 29, 6:30pm-8:00pm
Location: Bikechain (563 Spadina Crescent, Bancroft St. Entrance)
Cost: Suggested donation $5-15, Free for volunteers
Questions: bikechainuoft@gmail.com

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February

New Volunteer Orientation

Want to get more involved with Bikechain? Try volunteering! Our volunteer orientation is on the first Wednesday of every month. This is the training you need to attend if you want to volunteer at Bikechain.  No mechanical experience necessary, just enthusiasm and a willingness to learn!

When: Wednesday, February 7, 5:15pm-6:15pm
Location: Bikechain (563 Spadina Crescent, Bancroft St. Entrance)
Questions: bikechainuoft@gmail.com

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Introductory Mechanics Workshop

Whether you want to do your own repairs, or just understand what your mechanic is telling you, it’s always helpful to know a bit about bikes! This workshop will get you started with an easy introduction to bike mechanics. You’ll learn about the different parts of the bicycle, how to assess a bicycle for needed repairs, and will get to practice fixing a flat tire – the most common problem we have with our bikes!

When: Wednesday, February 7, 6:30pm-8:00pm
Location: Bikechain (563 Spadina Crescent, Bancroft St. Entrance)
Cost: Suggested donation $5-15, Free for volunteers
Questions: bikechainuoft@gmail.com

Signup: