Bike the Branches at Brooklyn Public Library
On May 20, Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) hosted the fifth annual Bike the Branches event, a day-long bike ride through BPL's 60-branch system, including a race for both amateurs and professionals, self-guided tours for the more leisurely bikers, and events and activities throughout the system for 35,000 visitors of all ages.
We wanted to highlight this fantastic fundraising event and share some of the details so that other libraries might be inspired to host their own bike-related events.
Registration costs were $20 for adults, $10 for children and $100 for VIP tickets. All riders were provided with a... Read more