Boo! Come out to “Social Friday.” On October 28 The Recyclery will meet at the shop to participate in Critical Mass. Dress yourself and your bike up in costume and join us for a fun ride. Chicago Critical Mass meets at Daley Plaza on the last Friday of EVERY month. People show up around 5 or 5:30p and the ride takes off after 6pm. The group slowly winds a dozen miles or more. All volunteers, patrons and everyone interested is welcome to ride with us. All the information you need to RSVP is here.
- Join Our October Tune Up Class!!! — Our two-part bicycle Tune Up Class is taught by an experienced Recyclery crew mechanic. This class will introduce you to basic bicycle maintenance. We’ll cover tool and component terminology, fixing a flat, chain maintenance, brake pad replacement, and basic shifting adjustments. These classes will be held the Sunday evenings of October 14th and 21st, 6-9PM. [...]
- F*** Impossible: Bike Travel Adventures for All — Have you ever wanted to bike, camp overnight, and just keep going? Join us Saturday, September 22nd at 6:00pm for a presentation on bike touring from Mary Ann Thomas, who has bicycled across North America and India. She will share stories from the road, demystify logistics and costs, and help you figure out how to [...]
- Pop on by The Recyclery’s Pop Up Bike Sale! — The Recyclery is excited to announce that we will be operating a Pop Up Bike Sale on the NW corner of Broadway & Granville, through August! We will be open most Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, from noon to 4pm (regular hours ending 8/30/18). Check our FaceBook event for cancellations and updates! Each day, we’ll have [...]
- A Special Afternoon Tune Up Class in July! — Our July Tune Up Class will vary a bit from regular scheduling, meeting in the afternoon! We will meet on Sunday, July 22 and Sunday, July 29, from 2:00 to 5:00 PM. This two-part bicycle Tune-Up Class will be taught by Tzippy and will introduce you to basic bicycle maintenance. We’ll cover tool and component [...]
- Please join us for WTF Open Shop Night!!! — WTF Open Shop Night: By The Recyclery, Women Bike Chicago, & CommunityCave Chicago Every 4th Sunday 6pm-9pm, The Recyclery co-hosts WTF (Women | Trans | Femme) Open Shop Night in collaboration with Women Bike Chicago and CommunityCave Chicago. This program is led by WTF mechanics from both Women Bike Chicago and The Recyclery, with CommunityCave [...]