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SPRING TUNING! FREE POPUP BIKE REPAIR STATION!
Mar 23, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm| FREE
SUNDAY, MARCH 23, 2-6pm
The Diamond (43 Franklin St. @ Calyer, Greenpoint)
(BROOKLYN, NY) It’s been a long winter, and whether you braved the cold and snow or left it locked to a pole, your bike definitely needs some love. Not to fear: This Sunday, bring your bike to The Diamond as we join forces with special guests Time’s Up to host a free “Spring Tuning” in the backyard. We provide the tools, bike stands, a washing station (w/ parts-washing station), and a couple of bike mechanics to help you himself; you bring that sorry-assed ride of yours and some gumption, and you’ll be back in the saddle in no time! And drink liberally: Your bar proceeds will benefit Time’s Up!
TIME’S UP! is a grassroots environmental group that uses educational outreach and direct action to promote a more sustainable, less toxic city. For 25 years, TIME’S UP! has worked to educate people about the environmental impacts of everyday decisions, from the food we buy to the means of transportation we use. You can find out lot’s more—including information about membership, DIY repair workshops, and more, at their website, www.times-up.org.