Freewheelin' Community Bikes

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We provide accessible bicycles and teach youth life and leadership skills that improve their physical and mental well-being.

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Freewheelin' Summer Camp

Freewheelin’ will host weekly summer camp programs for youth ages 8-18 start...

Date: 9/26/2022 9:00 AM
Days of the Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Ages: 8 to 18
Gender Restrictions: None
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About Freewheelin' Community Bikes

Services Offered

After-school programs

Camps

Classes

Evening programs

Field Trips

Free Activities available

Mentoring

Payment Plans available

Scholarships available

Summer programs

Weekend programs

Workshops

Youth Employment

Skills & Teaching Methods

Bicycles

Communication

Daycamp

Decision-making

Engineering

Enrichment

Hands On Learning

Health

Math

Problem-solving

Project Based Learning

Science

Teamwork

Technology

Work At Your Own Pace

About

Green Apron (Earn-a-Bike) is an introduction to Freewheelin’, bicycle maintenance, riding safety, and a culture of growth. Youth aged 10-18 learn-and-earn in this hands-on, entry-level course. Topics covered include:

  • Tool identification, use, and safety
  • Fixing a flat
  • Cleaning and lubricating a chain
  • Parts identification
  • Riding Safely on the Road in a Group
  • Inquiry based project learning

We focus on identifying strengths, creative problem-solving, persistence to improve, and empathy. Weather permitting, the course includes group rides to help connect the city and culminates in a hands-on test. By demonstrating they have learned the skills we teach in class, youth earn the bike they have been working on, a helmet, lock, light and the status of Green Apron.

Location

3355 Central Ave Indianapolis, Indiana 46205 US