Oct 122017
 

Bikers, Laurie Bergner is sponsoring the following ride Friday Oct. 13th, 9:00am from the
Normal Connie Link Amphitheater:

Anyone interested in a breakfast ride Friday morning?
Looks like the only nice day sandwiched between Thursday and Sunday.
We could ride to either Carlock or Green Gables, depending on the wind. 9:00 at the Y,
Laurie

Sep 182017
 

Wheelers’ member Kellie Williams will lead a ride to tour Houchin Alpaca Farm in Heyworth, IL.

Meet at the “Y” by Connie Link Amphitheater at  9:30 am. [map it]  The farm opens for the tour at 11:00.

Following the tour,  riders are invited to stop at Kellie’s house for refreshments!

Aug 282017
 

This is it!  The season’s final Slow Summer Ride!

Start: 5:30pm, Tuesday, August 29th

Where: Coleen Hoose parking lot (on Grandview Ave. by Trail) [map it]

Speed: Expected 9-11 mph (but is a no-drop ride, so will adjust)

Gear required: street clothes and garage-sale bikes welcome! Riders must have their own helmets

Bring: Spending money in case of treat stop

Ride Leader: Rick Boser

See you there!!!

Aug 242017
 
Light the Night

The fourth annual Light the Night event in Uptown Normal [map it] will be held on Thursday, September 7th, 2017 from 5pm-8pm and features safety-checks, giveaways, and free bike lights for everyone. Any bike without lights gets a free front and rear LED light. Connect-Transit will be on hand offering hands-on demonstrations of their front loading bike racks.

Light the Night is sponsored by the Town of NormalConnect TransitGood to GoBike BloNo and Uptown Partners.

Aug 142017
 

“Summer Slow Ride” is Back!

Start: 5:30pmTuesday, Aug. 15, at Coleen Hoose parking lot (on Grandview Ave. by Trail) [map it]

Speed: expected 9-11 mph (but is a no-drop ride, so will adjust)

Gear required: street clothes and garage-sale bikes welcome! Riders must have their own helmets

Bring: spending money in case of treat stop

Ride led by Mike Doherty. 

Aug 092017
 
It’s time for our annual picnic/pot luck social!

 

Date: Sunday, August 27, 2017
Time: 5-7+pm
Where: One Normal Plaza, ONP shelter, Normal, access off Henry St or Lincoln St. by the Old Soldiers and Sailor home [map it]

Members: please bring yourselves, spouse, family members, or others and a favorite dish to pass

RSVP to: Penny@ penny.boser@gmail.com if you plan to attend and the number of people that are in your party no later than August 24

McLean County Wheelers will provide:  delicious fried chicken, water and/or pop, cups, paper plates, napkins, and silverware

We will be having a a swap table as well.

GOOD TIMES, GOOD FRIENDS, MAKE FRIENDS & GREAT FOOD – Looking forward to seeing you all soon!

Picnic

Annual Wheeler Picnic

Aug 022017
 

Tuesday, August 8th * 5:30 pm

“Summer Slow & Social Ride” with Bike BloNo and Wheelers.

Start: 5:30p Tuesday Aug 8 at Coleen Hoose parking lot (on Grandview Ave. by Trail) [map it]

Longer-ride option: start at Tipton Park [map it] and meet up with the group at Coleen Hoose by 5:30pm

Ride length: 9 miles total (round trip) from Coleen Hoose, 14 miles from Tipton Trails.

Speed: expected 9-11 mph (but is a no-drop ride, so will adjust).

Gear required: street clothes and garage-sale bikes welcome! Riders must have their own helmets.

Social stop: at Carl’s Ice Cream on west College in Normal.

Ride leaders: Mike Doherty and others