Meeting canceled tonight

Whew, brrrr, and yay. We are still cutting, welding, and nailing our new shop fence together at Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios. The collective council meeting tonight is cancelled, and we’ll simply wait till next meeting to resume. Advertisements

Flaming Lips NX35 bicycle valet recap

We parked over 200 bikes for the NX35 music conference Flaming Lips concert. No bikes were left behind. Over $200 in tips were made, and those will help us build our new shop on E. Sycamore. Thanks to all the volunteers who worked the valet and made it work so well!  Best of luck to … Continue reading

Jan 30 Fundraiser for permanent shop

Our backyard shop days are numbered, y’all! We’ve found a new home next to RGRS, and we’re raising funds so we can build storage sheds and a fence.  With a permanent shop space, we can expand our hours, publicize the address, be really really close to the upcoming commuter train station, and do that thing … Continue reading

Shop Hours Change to 3-5PM

Since it’s dark outside at 5:30 now, we moved our Saturday Hickory St shop hours to 3-5PM so we can use available daylight. We still have parts organization work to do, so come on out and volunteer if you’d like to sort some of our recent donations.  And as always, we’re happy to assist with … Continue reading

Bikes-To-Kids Award Ceremony

1st place – Evelin Martinez – 5th grade 2nd place – Elizabeth Landeros-5th grade 3rd place – Busra Can- 4th grade On October 29, 2009, we held an awards ceremony at Tomas Rivera Elementary for the three winners of the Bikes-To-Kids contest.  The winning art entries are really, really, really good, and I’m not just … Continue reading

Bikes-To-Kids Preview

We are so giddy about Bikes-To-Kids that we snuck out these spy pics showing some of the art in progress.  The Art teacher says these kids are VERY excited.

Bikes To Kids – Oct 29

We’re excited to announce our first Bikes-To-Kids project with DISD! We’re restoring donated bicycles to give to the three winners of an Art & Essay contest. The after school art club from Tomas Rivera is participating, and bikes will be awarded to the winners at 2:30PM on Thursday, October 29. The ceremony will take place … Continue reading