Archive for the 'Bike Recycle Vermont' Category

Upcycling at Bike Recycle Vermont


Posted by on Dec 21 2010

“Reduce, reuse, recycle.” How many times have you heard that slogan? It is what we try to do at Bike Recycle Vermont – “recycle” is in the name, after all. We’re pretty conscious about what we save and what we throw out, trying to keep our environmental impact and budget low. But while recycling our […]

Roving Bread Delivery A Hit!


Posted by on Aug 22 2010
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By day Christine Hill is the new Americorps member at Bike Recycle Vermont helping youth rehabilitate donated bicycles for low-income Vermonters.  By night, she’s the fabulous roving bread lady for August First.  Three to four evenings a week Christine loads a work bike with 30 to 40 loaves of bread before pedaling around a different […]

Community Makes Big Art


Posted by on Aug 20 2009
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On Wednesday 8/26,  we will start painting what we believe to be the largest outdoor mural in Vermont on the back of the Good News Garage, Very Merry Theater, and Bike Recycle Vermont building. Frank Gonzales, an amazing, energetic 85 year old community artist will be “orchestrating” the mural with as many volunteers of all […]

Calling All Kids, Come ‘Earn-A-Bike’!


Posted by on Jun 30 2009

Do you know a kids who like to take things apart?  Like to get their hands dirty?  Like to ride bikes? Let them know about Bike Recycle Vermont’s ‘Earn-A-Bike’ initiative.  Kids who volunteer for a number of sessions, learn the names of the various parts of the bicycle, and show that they know how to […]