Charity Bicycle Mechanics (No experience necessary!) Training provided!

End Date: Thu, 02/16/2017

No experience is necessary! We're looking for anyone interested in learning how to fix bikes, and in turn helping others fix their bikes. Experienced volunteers are always available during open shop hours for any new volunteers to ask questions. We're looking for beginner bicycle mechanics for our volunteer open shop hours. The hours include Wednesday 6-9, every other Thursday 6-10, Saturday 10-6, and Sunday 12-5.Contact Velocity Bicycle Cooperative and the volunteer coordinator will happily arrange a meetup and cater to your level of experience and needs to help you learn anything you'd like.ABOUT VELOCITY BICYCLE COOPERATIVE: Our mission is to educate, encourage, and empower a vibrant and inclusive cycling community through learning. We provide a non-profit, volunteer-run, educational do-it-yourself workshop offering training, rides, and events to empower all levels of cyclists in building, maintaining, and embracing the fun of bicycles. We offer: Youth programs Community outreach programs Training classes in bicycle maintenance Open Shop hours for do-it-yourself bike maintenance repair, supported by experienced volunteers Same day bicycle maintenance services (scheduled; during weekdays only) Used bicycle recycling Community bike rides and social events At Vélocity Bicycle Cooperative, you can: Fix your bicycle Help others Donate materials Hang out and meet new people Get tips on where and how to cycle safely in Alexandria. Description: No experience is required to volunteer with Velocity. We have experienced volunteers to teach you everything you'd like to know about bicycles and community organizing. Come on down, make new friends, mess with bikes! Follow us on Facebook:éloCity-Bicycle-Cooperative/361337181517?ref=ts&fref=ts Contact person: Bayley Vanderpoel, Volunteer Coordinator, (703) 863-4464, (email) Main office number: (703) 863-4464 TDD number: (703) 863-4464 Address:2111 Mt. Vernon Ave. 


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