Submitted by 4lisawatts on Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:16
Explore the beautiful murals of downtown Durham with bicycle tours co-organized by Preservation Durham, the Museum of Durham History, and the Nasher Museum. The tours include a mural by Odili Donald Odita, commissioned by the Nasher Museum, at the Downtown Durham YMCA (see photo) and a dozen or so others.
Docents will lead the 90-minute tours on the last Saturday of each month, from May - September, departing at 10 am from Durham Farmers Market. Please check in 15 minutes early. All skill levels
welcome. Free and open to the public. Bring your own bicycle!
Submitted by 4lisawatts on Sun, 04/10/2016 - 07:23
Kick off bike month in Durham and learn about biking to work, other bike month activities, and efforts by the public and private sectors to improve cycling in the city. Enjoy music, refreshments, and a 5-6 mile family-friendly ride down the North-South Greenway Trail (there may even be a group photo with a dinosaur!).
Location: Durham Central Park Pavillion, 501 Foster Street
Sponsors: GoSmart, Durham BPAC
More info: https://letsgosmartnc.com
Submitted by 4lisawatts on Sun, 04/10/2016 - 07:31
To celebrate Bike Month, Bike Durham and the Museum of Durham History are teaming up to offer Tobacco Town on Two Wheels, a leisurely six-mile ride through downtown Durham and the American Tobacco Campus. The family friendly ride will be led by local historian Ernie Dollar, who will stop at various locations around town to tell the city's more famous AND lesser known stories.