Join the EARTH DAY MARKET RIDE THIS SATURDAY- here's how:
Volunteer leaders will lead groups of cyclists from their neighborhoods to Heritage Park Fountain, arriving at 11am, THIS Saturday, April 21. 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 food, shopping, music and festivities at the Market.Helmet and liability waiver required.
MEETING POINTS AND TIMES:
*NEW RIDE FOR 2012: Horizon Pointe Park 5700 Balustrade Blvd. Lacey -9:30-
Leader Terran Wheeling. Meet at picnic tables and depart about 9:50.
* 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 9:30 am for coffee before the ride, leaving there at 9:50 to join Dane at South Sound Center)
* 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 Franzen
*The Evergreen State College, Red Square bus stop area, 10 am - Leader Linda Weaver
* Garfield Elementary School, Garfield Ave. and Plymouth St NW. 10:15 am - Leaders John Druelinger and Susan Lasiter