Workshops for volunteers

Workshops for volunteers

Below is a list of the workshops being offered to volunteers in November.If you are interested in attending any of these workshops please email with your name and which workshop you would like to attend or sign up with a shift staffer.

Not a volunteer yet. No problem. Sign up for a workshop and volunteer for 2 hours afterwards. Ask your friendly shiftstaffer about all the benefits volunteers receive.

Nov 12, 8pm (Wednesday, after volunteer meeting) Stems, Forks, and Headsets
-Removing and servicing

Nov 15, 10am (Saturday) Bottom brackets
-General idea of how bottom brackets; why we need them on bikes (i.e. cup and cone, “bearing sandwich”)

Nov 16, 10am (Sunday) Brakes (calipers, cantilevers, v brakes)
– Learn about the different types of brake systems

Nov 19, 7pm (Wednesday) Gears
– Learn how bicycle gears work and how to set them up from start to finish.

Nov 22, Disc Brakes – Cancelled

Nov 26, 10am (Wednesday) Tire Sizing
You know your 700c, but did you know there was once a 700b and 700a? Learn how to really read tires in this short workshop.

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