Classes and Workshops

We offer classes and free workshops on bike repair, maintenance, everyday riding and commuting, winter biking, wheel building, and more.

We often visit schools, businesses, and organizations to run workshops. Request a workshop here.


 

Maintenance Mondays

July 9 and August 6

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Drop-in maintenance Mondays - Keep your bike working with regular maintenance at Old Spokes Home's Community Workshop.
 
Our friendly staff mechanic will be armed with lubricant, cleaner, grease, and air - making it easier for you to keep your bike in great shape. Also, we're happy to answer any questions that you might have!
 
Note: Maintenance Mondays are not for repairs -- for help performing repairs to your bike, consider Guided Repair.

More info at the registration link below.

Eventbrite - Maintenance Monday


 

FREE WORKSHOP: Basic Maintenance & DIY Flat Fix

July 16, and August 13

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The goal of this workshop is to demystify the bicycle. Participants will learn basic bike anatomy and vocabulary, how to care for your bike, how to diagnose common issues, and how to fix a flat tire. We’ll recommend tools for maintenance and on-the-road fixes.

The workshop is two hours long. Please wear closed toe shoes and clothes that can get a little dirty.

Participants will go home with a bottle of chain lube, a pair of tire levers and a patch kit.

Also, pizza is provided!

More info at the registration link below.

Eventbrite - FREE WORKSHOP: Basic Maintenance & DIY Flat Fix


 

FREE WORKSHOP: Basic Commuter

June 25, July 23, and August 20

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

So, you want to commute by bike? This workshop will help you figure out which accessories are the most
useful, which routes are the most bicycle-friendly, and how to pull off a seamless bike/bus transfer.

Participants will go on a guided ride around Burlington, practice putting their bike on a bus rack, and learn
where and how to securely lock it up.

The workshop is two hours long – come ready to ride!

Participants will go home with their own bicycle map of Burlington.
Also, pizza is provided!

More info at the registration link below.

Eventbrite - FREE WORKSHOP: Basic Commuter


 

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OLD SPOKES HOME

 

322 North Winooski Ave.
Burlington, Vermont 05401
Tel:
(802) 863-4475

HOURS
Monday - Saturday: 10am - 6pm
Sunday: 12pm - 5pm

COMMUNITY WORKSHOP

(formerly known as Bike Recycle Vermont)

664 Riverside Ave.
Burlington, VT 05401

Tel: (802) 264-9687

EVERYBODY BIKES PROGRAM HOURS
Tuesday: 1pm - 8pm
Wednesday: 1pm - 5pm
Friday: 1pm - 5pm

Hours for volunteering, classes, and youth programs vary. Check out their respective pages to learn more.

CREATING ACCESS TO BIKES AND THE OPPORTUNITIES THEY PROVIDE FOR OUR WHOLE COMMUNITY.


 

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