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03/15 meeting canceled, ride NX35 instead

Due to the super exciting music event this weekend, NX35, we’ll be canceling our standard collective council meeting at Banter this Sunday.  NX35 will have bands playing at Banter and all the venues downtown, so stop by and support these friends of Querencia.  It’s a beautifully bike-able event, with daytime panels at the civic center and music … Continue reading

UNT Lube-That-Chain shop day

Tired of hearing squeaky chains on the UNT campus?  We’d like to help change that.  Visit the QCBS table in the free speech area across from the Union building, and we’ll provide free chain lube, tire air, brake adjustments, and repair advice.   10-4, Feb 26th, free to the public.   — “Give me your … Continue reading

QCBS needs tarps

QCBS donation bikes and parts are now stored outside, so we’re seeking tarps to cover the bikes until we find a permanent covered location.  As for sizes, we’ll take whatever we can get, and we have about 100 bikes and a mountain of wheels to cover. Contact us at info@qcbs.org if you know of any … Continue reading

We Need a Trailer!

So we’ve had some interesting brainstorming sessions lately at the meetings. Check the meeting minutes (under the QCBS Documents tab) to see what I’m talking about. These public rides are good; they allow us to get in some repair time, but we want more. We get some flats, some minor breakdowns, and bike repair question … Continue reading

We Came Away with Knowledge!

…about how to fix a flat, about how to improvise when a screw goes missing- causing a fender to rub a tire, and what a freewheel looks like when it locks up. We learned where the central most Denton Public Libraries are. After looking through the 2000/2001 Denton Parks & Recreation master plan and pedestrian … Continue reading

Denton Public Library Tour

Querencia announces another public ride! On November 1st, at 2pm, we’ll be taking a breezy tour of our public libraries in the center of Denton. We’ll be starting at the Emily Fowler branch at 502 Oakland st. We’ll head north to the North Branch Library and come back through the TWU campus to end at … Continue reading

Rail Trail Ride Followup

We rode, we fixed flats, and we had ice cream: SUCCESS. Thanks to all who came out and supported the first QCBS Rail Trail ride last Saturday, we had a blast. The ride was safe and polite, and we offer many thanks to officer Andy DeBerry of Denton Police for coming along with us. We’ll … Continue reading

Rail Ride announcement

On October 4th, QCBS is hosting a Denton Rail Trail Ride, a leisurely-paced ride along the Denton Rail Trail route from just south of the city square to Loop 288, where many popular shopping destinations are. We’ll be starting at and ending on the town square across from Beth Marie’s ice cream parlor. Start time … Continue reading

QCBS Crafting

We’ve recently assesed our growing mountain of used tubes, tires, and other bike miscellany, and we have begun planning for an upcoming craft day.  Tubes can be recycled into cool useful stuff like this and everything from here. If you’re interested in participating, contact us at info@qcbs.org, and we’ll let you know how you can … Continue reading