Jun
9
2:00 PM14:00

Central Frederick Bike Parade

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All wheels are welcome at the Central Frederick Bike parade. Bigger than ever, with more parading, more decor, more community partners and more fun! We’ll be there giving away books, along with Recycle Cycles (bike maintenance), KW Art Gallery (flag making), Cycle WR (advocacy) and the City of Kitchener. Find us near the giant balloon arch at Suddaby Public School.

Details: centralfrederick.org/bike-parade

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Sep
8
to Sep 9

Hold the Line Festival

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We'll be joining in the fun at Hold the Line, a grass roots cycling and folk festival celebrating Waterloo Region's Countryside Line. The Book-mo-Bike be giving away free books and accepting book donations from 12:30 to 6:00 p.m. But don't let that stop you from coming earlier... cycling starts at 7:30 a.m. and the storytelling at 10:00. One of our volunteers will be riding the KWC Line - 126.4 km!

Tickets and schedule at: holdthelinewr.org

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Aug
29
6:00 PM18:00

Triple Threat! S.A.I.L x Book-Mo-Bike x Open Sesame

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Books and zines make the world go round! We are collaborating with S.A.I.L - Student Art Innovation Lab and Open Sesame to facilitate an art exhibition by MFA candidate Patrick Allaby and run a small zine-making workshop. 

Come see art, make a zine, bring home a book or two and enjoy what local emerging artists have to offer.

Did we mention that this is all free? See you there! 

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Aug
23
7:00 PM19:00

Book Club: Building the Cycling City

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Join us at Open Sesame (right outside City Hall) to discuss cycling and city-building. Copies can be purchased ahead of time at the store, but even if you haven't read the book, you're welcome to participate!

The Book-mo-Bike be arriving early to give away free books on community building and social justice. Drop by & say hi!

Details: facebook.com/events/226697504844847

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Aug
23
6:30 PM18:30

Community Book Swap

Join us on Wednesday evenings throughout the summer, as we bike through parks and neighbourhoods in Kitchener. Take-a-book-leave-a-book... summertime is for reading!

Tonight's location: Paulander Community Centre (60 Paulander Drive, Kitchener)

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Aug
9
6:30 PM18:30

Community Book Swap

Join us on Wednesday evenings throughout the summer, as we bike through parks and neighbourhoods in Kitchener. Take-a-book-leave-a-book... summertime is for reading!

Tonight's location: Carl Zehr Square (City Hall), downtown Kitchener

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Aug
3
6:30 PM18:30

Community Book Swap

This Thursday we'll be riding along the Spur Line Trail to the #truckeatscooltreats event. Join us in the parking lot at 150 Roger Street, along with food trucks from The Lancaster Smokehouse, Fo' Cheezy & Big Jerk. Ambrosia Pastry will be selling home-made ice cream sammies! You'll need to bring your wallet for the snacks, but the books are free. 

Take-a-book-leave-a-book... summertime is for reading!

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Jul
26
6:00 PM18:00

Community Book Swap

Join us on Wednesday evenings throughout the summer, as we bike through parks and neighbourhoods in Kitchener. Take-a-book-leave-a-book... summertime is for reading!

Tonight's location: Guelph Street Community Garden in Uniroyal-Goodrich Park 

Neighbourhood potluck starts at 6:00 pm. All are welcome! Bring your own plate, cutlery, drink and some food to share. #nomnomnom

Learn more: Guelph Street Community Garden blog

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