Recycling Cycling

Querencia recently brought 300 lbs of discarded bike metal to a Denton metal recycling business, Fulton’s.  Pictured is the receipt and $14 in cash.  Unfortunately, we got the steel price of $.04 per pound instead of the aluminum price of $.40 per pound.  Next time, we’ll have to more thoroughly strip the aluminum frames off … Continue reading

SouthSide Ride and Saturday Stripping Shop

Hey Soulful Cyclers, Let’s join together for another community bike ride and come check out the educational repair shop afterwards! DixieDev has planned this route – a nice windy tour through SOUTHSIDE. It’ll be about 8 miles. Meet @ Emily Fowler at 1:30, Leaves at 2pm. Arrive at shop at 4pm. Shop 4pm – 6pm. … Continue reading

Shirts For Sale at Circa 77

Here are the facts: These shirts are now for sale at Circa 77: $15 cash, $20 card These shirts are limited edition These are American Apparel shirts A local artist, Margaret McMillan,created the design A local printer, Squid Ink Kollective, printed the shirts (and posters) If you buy a shirt, we can use that money … Continue reading

New Shop Hours, Saturday 4-6PM

Public shop hours are moving to Saturday 4-6PM until further notice. This applies to our residential backyard shop on Hickory St just off the bike lane.  Now the community rides can dovetail with shop sessions, which can help when bicycle problems are discovered during a community ride.  We do anticipate having expanded shop hours once … Continue reading

May 17 Benefit Show report

Thanks to everyone who came out (200+!!) and made our May 17 event a huge success.  Querencia raised over $1500, which we very much need for tools, parts, and a permanent shop space. We couldn’t have done this without community support, volunteer support, and the below sponsors.   Thanks to Dan’s Silverleaf for letting us … Continue reading

Querencia Benefit Show, THIS SUNDAY, 7PM

We are so happy about getting our 501c3 tax-exempt status from the IRS that we need YOU to help us celebrate.  What better way is there to end a semester, or what better followup to graduation? For those of you who rise early on Mondays, fear not, we’re opening doors at 7PM @ DAN’S SILVERLEAF. … Continue reading