The Proteus Bicycles offer a number of weekly events at their store in north College Park (9827 Rhode Island Ave, College Park, MD 20740). They include commuter ride, pot luck dinner, morning coffee club, Velo Club meeting. Additionally, they will be having a winter riding clinic this Friday. This is a great way to connect with other neighbors and have some good exercise and fun! Please see below this week’s schedule.

Tuesday, October 29, 6:10-9 am – Proteus Bicycles Commuter Ride
Meet at intersection of Paint Branch Trail and the Trolley Trail just south of Lakeland Rd. Get an early start to your morning by joining this morning ride down the Anacostia River Trail (ART) and back to College Park, escorting the DC commuters riding to work. All are welcome! If you already commute into DC by bike, join us! Helmets are mandatory.

Thursday, October 31, 7-9 pm – Proteus Bicycles Pot Luck Dinner, 9826 Rhode Island Ave.
The shop stays open late for a weekly social gathering of bike-minded people. Meet new cycling friends as well as the Proteus staff, maybe even watch a bicycle competition currently airing. Bring a savory dish or dessert to share and your favorite beverage (some beverages are provided).

Friday, November 1, 7:45-9:15 am – Proteus Bicycles Friday Morning Coffee Club
Meet at the Board and Brew, 8150 Baltimore Avenue in the Varsity. Join us every Friday Morning for breakfast/coffee meet up with bike-minded folks at The Board and Brew where they serve up delicious food and coffee. There’s plenty of bike (and car) parking in the Varsity building. Time/weather permitting we may take a ride (helmets are mandatory) after breakfast.

Friday, November 1, 6:30-8 pm – Proteus Velo Club Meeting, Proteus Bicycles, 9826 Rhode Island Ave.
We’re starting a club team! Please join us for our monthly meeting as we form our club and start putting together some events. We start with a pot luck at 6pm (bring a dish to share) and the business meeting starts at 6:30. If you’ve attended past meetings, please make time to come or let John know you can’t make it ( Want to come to the meeting and learn more? email John or just show up!

Sunday, November 3, 6-8 pm – Winter Riding Clinic and Pot Luck, Proteus Bicycles, 9826 Rhode Island Ave.
Everyone is welcome to this Pot Luck supper and discussion about how to keep riding as the weather gets colder and the days get shorter. We’ll discuss bike gear, clothing, and other tips for extending your riding to year round. Bring a dish to share, a guest, a story, and your curiosity!
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