Heritage Toronto Bicycle Tour of the Don Valley – Saturday June 28 10:30am – 12:30pm

JUNE 25: Plaque presentation commemorating the straightening of the Don River and the Lower Don River Crossing
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Thank you to everyone that came out for this ride!
It was a small but enthusiastic group that made the ride pleasant and very informative.
A special thank you to our tour leader, Jennifer Bonnell for imparting so much unique and cool information about  the Don Valley!
Join CBN as we partner with Heritage Toronto to put on a Bicycle Tour of the Don Valley this Saturday June 28th.
THE DON VALLEY: A BICYCLE TOUR FROM TODMORDEN MILLS TO LAKE ONTARIO
June 28 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm  | $25.00

Join Jennifer Bonnell, a historian of the Don Valley, to explore the rich human and natural history of one of Toronto’s great rivers. Hear the stories of its uses by Aboriginal peoples, the industrial development of the river that led to its straightening in the 1890s, and its history as a place of refuge for the homeless.
LEADER: Jennifer Bonnell
PARTNER: Community Bicycle Network
START/FINISH POINTS: Provided upon registration
LENGTH: Approx. 2 hours
FOCUS: Natural, historical
DIFFICULTY: Cycling in a group over hills, rough ground, trails, crossing busy roads
COST: $25.00
TOUR LIMITED TO 20 PEOPLE. PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Click here to purchase your tickets.
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2014 Toronto Vintage Bicycle Show – Sunday July 27th, 10am-5pm

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Please join us as we celebrate our third annual Toronto Vintage Bicycle Show Sunday July 27th from 10am -5pm in Trinity Bellwoods Park!

This is a shine and show event. So, if you have a vintage classic that’s been sitting in your garage or basement for the last little while, this is your chance to shine it up and show it off to the world!

Vendor space is available for merchants who would like to display their wares and their cool vintage paraphernalia.

So, save the date and be prepared for another sunny Sunday afternoon in the park!

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Moving Madness Fundraising Party Wednesday June 4, 7-11pm

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Thank you to everyone that came out to support!!

Special thank you to all our special speakers; Mike Layton, Glen Murray, Han Dong, Joe Cressy, Josh Rachlis and Scott Hancock.

Also special thank you to our musical guests D’Arcy & Oliver Wickham and David Rubel for performing.

It was great having all of you out to support CBN!!

 

 

Please join us for our Moving Madness Fundraising Party this Wednesday June 4th at Round Venue in Kensington Market!

We have musical guests D’Arcy & Oliver Wickham and saxophonist David Rubel lined up; guest speakers from the Green Party, the Liberals and Bikeshare Toronto; door prizes, a raffle and a silent auction all in the effort to raise money for CBN’s eventual move at the end of this summer!

This will be an opportunity to show your support for CBN as part of the cycling “infrastructure” we have now!

What: CBN’s Moving Madness Fundraising Party
Where: Round Venue in Kensington Market 152 Augusta Avenue
When: Wednesday June 4, 7pm-11pm
Why: To support CBN and help us with our move
Who: D’Arcy & Oliver Wickham, David Rubel, Mike Layton, Tim Grant, Josh Rachlis, Han Dong, Scott Hancock and more!
Tickets: $10 at the door or from our website using the “Donate’ button.

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