Category Archives: Ecocycling

Elizabeth River Trail Cleanup

Join us Saturday May 4th as we take a ride and cleanup our community in collaboration with Old Dominion University & Norfolk Southern. We will meet at the Lambert’s Point Micro Farm (map below) from 10-11:00am at our Adopt a Spot cleanup location located at 1400 W 25th St, Norfolk, VA 23508 where we will give back to our environment by picking up litter and trash on the Trail, Micro Farm and neighborhood. Please wear closed toe shoes, pants and bring water (gloves and trash bags are provided). On street parking is limited and we encourage you to #gobybike!

Want to get your wheels turning before the cleanup? Meet at East Coast Bicycle on 1910 Colley Ave for the Cindy Lou Coffee Shop Ride starting at 9am.

 

3rd Saturday Bicycle Garden Tour & Cleanup

Its another Pedal Up to Clean Up community trail ride with Ecocycling Every 3rd Saturday at The HUB 

The Ecocycling “FOOD FOREST TRAIL” and Adopt-a-Spot is an enjoyable and educational part of  Life.  Register/Learn More

The Ecocycling Adopt-a-Spot is an enjoyable and educational part of our LEAP Project (Leadership & Environmental Ambassador Program) that gives local community members the opportunity to contribute to a healthier and cleaner environment. It engages volunteers (individuals, community groups, business groups) to join in the effort to clean up our green spaces. Our main location is located in Norfolk, Virginia ( 36.890096,-76.278504 ) but not all those who wander are lost!

Date/time: Every 3rd Saturday 10-11am

Please call to confirm your participation 757-447-4308

learn more @ bicyclegardentour.com

National Night Out: Community Street Bike Kitchen

We “popped up” our Bike Kitchen in Craddock today during the national night out and helped to teach kids and adults how to fix, repair and tune their own bicycles. As a give back service to our Community we are hopeful to have more “Pop up” shops in the area so be sure to watch our facebook and twitter feeds for news of upcoming events!

 

pop up
phrasal verb of pop
  1. 1.
    appear or occur suddenly and unexpectedly.
    “these memories can pop up from time to time”
    synonyms: appear (suddenly), occur (suddenly), arrivematerialize, come along, happenemergearise, crop up, turn up, present itself, come to light;

    informalshow up
    “you never know when a new problem is going to pop up”

    A “popup shop” is a short-term, temporary retail event that is “here today, gone tomorrow”. Popup retail is the temporary use of physical space to create a long term, lasting impression with potential customers.