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Unique flavor of Bike Fun this Saturday on the Bike to Shop Day Bingo Ride

Bike to Shop Day is this Saturday. To celebrate, PPSP is elevating Bike Fun to new heights with the Bike to Shop Day Bingo Ride. Poky Pedalers won’t want to miss out on this unique opportunity to combine bicycling, Bingo, … Continue reading

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This Tuesday’s Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic postponed to June 2 due to cold weather

The Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic originally scheduled for this coming Tuesday May 19 is postponed for two weeks until Tuesday June 2. I have updated the 2015 Bike Fun Calendar on the PPSP website to reflect this change. For the … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: May Poky Pizza Pedal

Under bright sunny skies, the first Poky Pedal of 2015 was a harbinger of all the Bike Fun ahead. Twenty Poky Pedalers enjoyed a pleasant evening combining bikes, pizza, and more on last night’s Poky Pizza Pedal. Our meeting spot … Continue reading

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Bike Fun is back! Join us for the Poky Pizza Pedal this Wednesday

Another season of Bike Fun gets underway with the Poky Pizza Pedal this Wednesday. Like the first robin and the first tulip, the first Poky Pedal is a sign that spring has truly arrived. The Poky Pizza Pedal will meet … Continue reading

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Bikes and art: CycleLove exhibit runs through June 7

Last night was the opening reception for CycleLove: The Art of the Bicycle at the Annette and Dale Schuh Riverfront Arts Center. A lively crowd turned out to view the dozens of bicycle-inspired artworks on display. The variety of art … Continue reading

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Bike ride to opening reception for “CycleLove – The Art of the Bicycle” this Friday

The Annette and Dale Schuh Riverfront Art Center (RAC) in Stevens Point has a special bicycle-themed art exhibit this month entitled CycleLove – The Art of the Bicycle. The “call for artists” I drew attention to in a previous post … Continue reading

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PPSP celebrates its 3rd anniversary

Feel free to sing a chorus of “Happy Birthday” because today is the third anniversary for Poky Pedaling Stevens Point. The PPSP blog went live on May 2, 2012. A few of the earliest blog posts covered items such as local … Continue reading

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GoPoCo promotes local businesses who offer discounts to bicycle riding customers during May

May is considered National Bike Month by the League of American Bicyclists. Personally, I prefer to consider every month Bike Month. Yet the association of May with bicycling is widespread, and many organizations focus on biking in a myriad of … Continue reading

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Portage County seeks volunteers for two-hour bicycle and walk traffic counts

Once again, Portage County is looking for volunteers to spend two hours conducting bicycle and walk traffic counts at locations all over the county. Portage County has performed these counts twice a year since 2011 in cooperation with the National … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2015 Bike Fun Calendar: 16 Poky Pedals from May through September

PPSP is thrilled to inform all Poky Pedalers that the 2015 Bike Fun Calendar has been released. The fourth year for PPSP includes 16 Poky Pedals from mid-May through late-September that will allow you to share more Bike Fun than … Continue reading

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