Friday, April 15, 2011


2010 Earth Day Riders
Volunteer leaders will lead groups of cyclists from their neighborhood to Heritage Park Fountain, arriving at 11am, THIS Saturday, April 23. Meet your neighborhood Ride Leader at one of the meeting points below- rides will depart the meeting points approximately 15 minutes after the posted meeting time. You'll bike with your group down to the fountain (across from the Oyster house), following all rules of the road. After some brief announcements including greetings from Intercity Transit general Manager Mike Harbour, we all proceed as a large group to the Olympia Farmers Market where the Bicycle Commuter Contest will have a booth set up to register participants. Ride into town, register for the BCC, meet old friends and new. Stick around for the festivities at the Market, and stay or come back in the afternoon for ArtsWalk activities and the Procession of the Species!


* South Sound Center flagpoles at Sleater-Kinney and the bike path- 10 am - Leaders Dane Clay and Yogi Fox (Yogi will be meeting a group at Cutters Coffee at the Lacey Blvd/Pacific Ave. roundabout at 9 am for coffee before the ride, leaving there at 9:30 to join Dane at South Sound Center)

* Chambers Lake Chehalis-Western trailhead parking lot(14th Av SE) 10 am – Leader Troy Warnick

* Peter G. Schmidt Elementary School, Tumwater, 10 am – Leader Joy Rogers

* Olympia High School, at bike racks on Carlyon Ave side
,  Olympia, 10 am - Leader Paul Brewster

* Roosevelt Elementary School, San Francisco Ave NE, 10:15 am – Leader Kris Fransen

*The Evergreen State College, Red Square bus stop area, 10 am - Leader Chloe Stamper

* Garfield Elementary School, Garfield Ave. and Plymouth St NW. 10:15 am - Leaders Camille Hodges and Susan Lasiter

 For more information or if you would like to lead a ride from your neighborhood, contact Duncan Green at dgreen"at"
The Earth Day Market Ride is sponsored by Intercity Transit- wearing a helmet and signing a liability waiver are required.

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