July 30, 2010
City Of Oakland Scraper Bike Summer Camp
(Photo by Matthew Reamer)
The City of Oakland Parks & Recs Department, has dedicated an entire week to the Scraper Bike Movement. This week long camp will be focused around bicycle repairs, bicycle safety and creating what call a Scraper Bike.
Helmets and bike safety gear will be given to all participants!!
All ages welcome - But designed for ages 7- 13y/o
4 Oakland Parks Have Been Selected To Host The Scraper Bike Camps:
-Arroyo Viejo Park (7701 Krause Avenue Oakland, CA 94605)
-Rainbow Recreation Center (Seminary n International)
-Mosswood Park (3699 Broadway, Oakland, California CA)
-DeFremery Recreation Center (16th n Adeline St Oakland CA)
This is how the week will look:
12 - 4pm
Monday Aug.9 - Registration, Ice breakers, Safety workbooks, bike route maps
Tuesday Aug.10 - Bring your bike to camp!! Safety checks, basic repair workshop, airbrush helmets
Wednesday Aug. 11 - Bike Rodeo, Simulated City
Thursday Aug. 12 - Scraper Bike Safety Ride and Parade
Friday Aug.13 - Scraper Bike Performances, BBQ, Graduation Celebration
We would like to take this time to thank our community and the City of Oakland for supporting this movement, and creating this summer camp.
If you would like to be apart of the Scraper Bike Camp, find a participating park near you and simply register. Only for ages 7-13....Volunteers Accepted!!