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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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Talk bicycling with your state legislators at the Bike Fed’s Lobby Day in Madison on April 7

The Wisconsin Bike Fed is again organizing Lobby Day, an opportunity for people statewide to meet with their representatives in the Wisconsin Senate and Assembly and to ask them to support better bicycling in our state. Lobby Day will take place … Continue reading

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Super Mega Radical: Local bike shop to hold drawing for brand new bicycle

Point Area Bicycle Service is holding a sweepstakes to give away a brand new bicycle to one lucky winner. John Pawlak, the mastermind behind PABS, is calling it the Super Mega Radical Bicycle Giveaway. You can stop by PABS (1311 … Continue reading

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Call for artists: “CycleLove – the art of the bicycle” at the Riverfront Arts Center

The Riverfront Arts Center in Stevens Point’s Pfiffner Park will be having a bicycle-themed art exhibit this spring. The exhibit, entitled “CycleLove – the art of the bicycle”, will be open from May 7 through June 7. RAC Director Nancy Thorsen … Continue reading

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A preview of the 2015 Bike Fun Calendar

As we slowly make our way towards spring and its prospects for Bike Fun, I want to update Poky Pedalers on planning efforts for this year’s Poky Pedals. The 2015 Bike Fun Calendar is shaping up very nicely. I may … Continue reading

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Why has the blog been so quiet recently? An update on PPSP

Regular readers have undoubtedly noticed that it has been somewhat quiet on the PPSP blog. I’ve managed to post a few Tweets, but before last week I haven’t created a new post on the blog since late October. I want … Continue reading

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