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BIKE FEST – Gear Up: Science of Bikes (Grand Opening Celebration)

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Opening Day Activities Saturday, May 18, 2019:
Get the first look at the EcoTarium’s new exhibit, GEAR UP: The Science of Bikes on opening weekend. The celebration includes riding demos, tons of hands-on activities, and a bikes obstacle course for kids. May is Bike Month, so grab your helmet and join us for a wheelie fun time!

• Kids under 12 encouraged to bring their own bikes and helmets for the obstacle course
Reading of Major Taylor: Champion Cyclist, with author Lesa Cline-Ransome Program Sponsored by the Major Taylor Association
• Cycling demos by Slapstick Science
• Bike building/fix-it clinics
• Jerry’s Tastee Freeze

*All persons on a bicycle must wear a helmet while on EcoTarium property* (A limited number of kids’ bikes and helmets will be available to borrow)

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May 18
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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