May
17
Thu
Bike New York: Bike Buyer’s Workshop @ Recycle-a-Bicycle LIC
May 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Bike New York: Bike Buyer's Workshop @ Recycle-a-Bicycle LIC | New York | United States

Shopping for a bike can be an intimidating prospect, especially if you’re not sure what to buy, where to buy it, or how much it should cost. This free 1-hour session is full of valuable information to help you navigate the bike-buying process. We’ll go over different bike types and their uses, how much you can expect to spend, bike storage tips, and more. You’ll be shopping with confidence before you know it. Questions? Email us at classes@bike.nyc.

Class Duration: 1 hour

Class Location: Indoors at various bike shops, recreation centers, etc.

Class Size: Variable based on space available

Age Restrictions: Students must be at least 14 years old.

Instructors: 1 instructor

Equipment: None

Registration Policy: Advance registration is preferred, though walk-in students are welcome.

May
20
Sun
Bike New York: Bike Path Ride @ Flushing Meadows-Corona Park Aquatic Center
May 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Bike New York: Bike Path Ride @ Flushing Meadows-Corona Park Aquatic Center | New York | United States

Bike Skills 202: Bike Path Ride gives novice adult cyclists more opportunities to sharpen their skills on short, easy, mostly flat group rides. You can bring your own bike, or borrow one of Bike New York’s. Meet other novice cyclists, explore new scenic areas of New York City. All rides start and finish at one of Bike New York’s Community Education Centers. Questions? Email us at classes@bike.nyc.

Class Duration: 2-3 hours

Class location: Start and finish at one of our Community Bike Education Centers, ride on protected bike paths and greenways. Minimal street riding.

Class size: Up to 20 adults and mature teens

Equipment: Bicycles and helmets provided to those who register online for the class*.

Registration policy: Advance registration is preferred; walk-up students must bring their own bike and helmet.

*Anyone who chooses to bring their own bicycle must ensure that the bicycle fits and is in good working order (i.e., wheels spin freely, brakes function).

Jun
9
Sat
Queens Youth Music Festival @ St. Johns University
Jun 9 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Queens Youth Music Festival @ St. Johns University | New York | United States

The Queens Youth Music Festival or QYMFest, is the premier one-day, open-air live concert event for families in Queens NY. Presented by Prototype Music, the festivals mission is to celebrate the arts with music and dance performances by about a twenty up-and-coming artists and community groups alongside more established regional performers. QYMFest is dedicated to inspiring young talent from Queens and the surrounding neighborhoods to unite as one artistic community.

QYMFest will give attendees the opportunity to appreciate youth expression in Hip-Hop, American Folk, Jazz, Pop and Cultural Music. In addition to live performances, QYMFest will feature a number of fun-filled activities and demonstrations, including: visual arts, sports, and dance workshops; concessions; youth awards; fan meet-ups and outdoor games. As in the previous festivals, many of our brand partners will be onsite for generous giveaways. Some of our brand partners will be onsite to distribute their generous giveaways, as in prior years. Neighborhood-based vendors and entrepreneurs will be also present to showcase their products and services.

Early bird special, VIP reservations and birthday packages available.