GreaseRag, March/April edition, is here!

March2017Newsletter There’s SO SO MUCH going on as we become our very own independent 501c3 nonprofit, grow our Board and volunteer base, and get ready to turn 3 years old!  Many chances to volunteer, learn, and bike. Many community and in-house events and workshops. Many people to thank for their service and leadership. Many new […]

Tom and Graham hard at work

January Bike Fix-em-up

On Monday night, January 23, 2017 FCCB volunteers had a Bike Fix ‘Em Up Night to double our inventory of complete bikes ready-to-ride for Spring 2017!  Twelve volunteers worked in small groups to take inventory of project bikes, make necessary repairs, and clean and polish bikes after a safety-check and test-ride. Our soundtrack for the […]

wheelbuilding

Wheel building workshop

On November 5, mechanic Nate Pinney, assisted by Samantha Rivera, led our final workshop for 2016 on wheel building. The size-limited class had five participants who built a 27″ front wheel, 700c front wheel, and 26″ rear wheel. The hands-on workshop was designed for avid cyclists interested in customized stronger and lighter wheels built from scratch. […]

John and Seth setting up bikes at the flea off

October Flea Off Market in the books

This past weekend was a great one for Falls City Community BikeWorks. On Saturday, we attended the Flea Off Market and were able to find new homes for five bikes. The weather was perfect for a community event (mid 70s and a steady breeze FTW!) and we enjoyed talking about the shop to many passersby. […]