The Solution Schedule

With generous support from our friends at Park Tool, we’re excited to launch the Solution. This community-wide bike mechanics education initiative is dedicated to empowering people of all ages and abilities to learn the skills that help promote self-assurance, confidence, creativity and lifelong bike independence. We believe that understanding basic bicycle maintenance and repair is a lifelong skill that gives the young and young at heart the knowledge and confidence to ride more, venture further and embrace a happy, healthy lifestyle.

The 2019-2020 Solution Class Schedule:

November

  • Tuesday, 11/5/19
    • 10-11:30 am.  101 – 4/5th graders
    • 3-4:30 pm. 101 – middle school

December

  • Wednesday, 12/4/19
    •  5:30 to 7:00 pm.  101 & 102 – Adults
  • Wednesday, 12/11/19
    • 5:30 to 7:00 pm. 201 – Adults
  • Wednesday, 12/18/19
    • 5:30 to 7:00 pm. 202 – Adults
  • Friday, 12/27
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 101 – Littles + Bigs
    • 3 – 4:30 pm. 101 – Middle school
  • Monday, 12/30
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 102 – Littles + Bigs
    • 3 – 4:30 pm. 102 – Middle school
  • Tuesday, 12/31
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 201 – Littles + Bigs
    • 3 – 4:30 pm. 201 – Middle school

January

  • Thursday, 1/2/20
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 101 – 4/5th grade
    • 3 – 4:30 pm.  202 – Middle school
  • Friday, 1/3/20
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 102 – 4/5th grade
    • 3 – 4:30 pm.  301- Middle school
  • Saturday, 1/11/20
    • 10:30 – 12 pm. 101 & 102 – Adults 
  • Friday, 1/17/20
    • 3-4:30 pm. 101&102 – High school
  • Saturday, 1/18/20
    • 10:30 – 12 pm. 201 – Adults 
  • Monday, 1/20/20
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 201 – High school
    • 3 – 4:30 pm. 201 – 4th/5th grade
  • Saturday, 1/25/20
    •   10:30 -12 pm. 202 – Adults

February

  • Saturday,  2/1/20
    • 10:30 – 12 pm. 301 – Adults
  • Monday,  2/17/20
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 202 – High school
  • Monday,  2/17/20
    • 3 – 4:30 pm. 202 – 4th/5th grade

March

  • Friday,  3/27/20
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 101 – Littles + Bigs
    • 3 – 4:30 pm. 101 – Middle school
  • Monday,  3/30/20
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 102 – Littles + Bigs
    • 3- 4:30 pm. 102 – Middle school
  • Tuesday, 3/31/20
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 201 – Littles + Bigs
    • 3- 4:30 pm. 201 – Middle school

April

  • Wednesday, 4/1/20
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 101 for 4/5th grade
    • 3- 4:30 pm. 202 – Middle school
  • Thursday, 4/2/20
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 102 – 4/5th grade
    • 3- 4:30 pm. 301 – Middle school
  • Friday, 4/3/20
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 201 – 4/5th grade
    • 3- 4:30 pm. 302 – Middle school
  • Friday, 4/10/20
    • 10 – 11:30 am. 202 – 4th/5th grade
    • 3 – 4:30 pm. 303 – Middle school

Online registration:

Who:

Where:

Helpful Information:

  • Bring a bike or let us know ahead of time if you need to borrow one.
  • Wear clothes that can get dirty.
  • Sessions are limited to a minimum and maximum of five Participants. If five Participants do not register, the session will be canceled and a refund provided.
  • The Wheelhouse is our awesome orange building on the north side of the Civic Center Park. The nearest parking lot is at the Civic Center. From there, you’ll have to walk or roll.
  • Full class descriptions: elgruponorte.org/solution/class-info/

Need more details? Email ben@elgruponorte.org, call 231-883-2404 or stop by the Clubhouse 9-5 PM weekdays.


Thank you for the generous support, Solution sponsors! The Solution wouldn’t be possible with out you.