14 Apr Home Mechanic Workshop Series
May 5, 2019
3:00 pm / 5:00 pm
B!KE: The Peterborough Community Cycling Hub
293 George Street
Join us for a six-week workshop series that will deepen your knowledge and understanding of bicycle mechanics. Week-by-week Jean will teach you how to identify the function, potential problems, and basic maintenance needed for each system of your bicycle. Workshops will each include an introduction to the topic, a short demonstration, and opportunity for hands on learning.
Workshops will be held in our workshop at 293 George Street on Sunday’s from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Example parts will be drawn from our collection of bikes and parts, workshop participants are invited to bring their own bicycles for reference and practice but will not be opportunity for all repairs on all participant bikes.
Registration is required. Registration is limited to 8 participants per workshop. Fee for the complete series is $75. If cost is a barrier to your participation, please let us know. Register by emailing Tegan at Tegan@communitybikeshop.org
Complete list of workshop topics and dates is as follows:
• Flat! Patches, Tubes and Tires – May 5
• Hubs and Headsets – May 12
• Wheel Truing – May 26th
• Them’s the Brakes – June 2nd
• The Drive Train – June 9th
• Bottom Brackets and Beyond – June 16th