Green Bikes offers free class for all ages and levels of expertise.
• Bike Knowledge for Independent Women
Tuesdays from 6 to 8pm.
Class is limited to four women.
Pre-registration is required at Green Bikes Workshop, open 9am to noon.
• After-School Bicycle Repair & Maintenance
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3 to 5pm
Open to middle and high school students.
• Bicycle Repair & Maintenance for All Ages
Wednesdays from 6 to 8pm
Open to youth and adults.
Classes are held at the Green Bikes Workshop, located within the Waldport Community Learning Center, on Hwy 34 and Bay St.
Created by Seashore Family Literacy as way to promote good health and recreation, the Green Bikes program provides bicycles for anyone to ride, any time, to any destination — no questions asked.
The premise is simple: Find a bike and use it for fun and transportation. When done, leave the bike in an accessible spot for the next rider. Adult and youth volunteers work together to restore and maintain over 100 community bicycles.
The Green Bike Repair Shop is led by adult volunteers who serve as role models emphasizing recreation, health and education. Volunteers with bicycle experience are encouraged to help others learn repair and maintenance skills.
The program provides tangible skills that offer a sense of pride and accomplishment. In addition, adult volunteers directly engage local youth to support a popular community program. In the News! Click here to read the story about this program.