Medford Historical Bike Tour, Climate Action Ride Sept. 24
- Join the Medford Historical Society and Green Medford for two great biking events on Saturday, September 24, 2011. Ride with us in the morning, the afternoon, or both!
GREAT WOMEN OF MEDFORD HISTORIC BICYCLE TOUR
10:00 am to 12:30 pm
Meet at Whole Foods, 2151 Mystic Valley Parkway, Medford
Learn about Medford's distinguished women from history and share an easy bike ride with old and new friends. Stops include information on Sarah Bradlee Fulton, Amelia Earhart, Fannie Merritt Farmer, Muriel (Earhart) Morrissey, Judge Shirley Jackson, Belinda Royall, and more.
Join us for snacks at Whole Foods at 10:00 am; tour begins at 10:30 am and will last about 2 hours.
All cycling levels welcome.
Donations to the Medford Historical Society are appreciated.
To RVSP or for info, contact kynahamill@...
Rain Date: Sunday, September 25, same time, same place.
MOVING PLANET FOR CLIMATE ACTION
1:00 to 5:00 pm
Meet at West Medford Commuter Rail Stop
Moving Planet is being called a day to remembera worldwide day of action to get people moving beyond fossil fuels, for a better future for ourselves and our children. Groups from all over the Northeast will arrive in Boston using little or no fossil fueltraveling by bike, public transit, or foot. Together we will stand with the earth, stand with other people around the world who are already feeling the effects of climate change, stand with our friends and neighbors and boldly be a witness for climate action. Be creative! Wear a costume, bring a banner, paint your face, beat a drum! Event happens no matter the weather.
To RVSP or for info, contact susan.altman@...
SEPT. 24 SCHEDULE:
10:00 am: Meet at Whole Foods
10:30 am: Great Women of Medford Bike Tour begins
12:30 pm: End of tour and Refreshments at West Medford Community
Center, 111 Arlington St.
1:10 pm: Moving Planet Team: Meet at West Medford Commuter Rail Stop.
We will leave for Boston at 1:30 sharp!
[Travel option: A commuter rail train departs West Medford Station for North Station at 1:32 pm.; outbound trains leave North Station at 4, 6 and 8 pm]
2:30 pm: Music, puppets, a group photo, and a few inspiring words to the huge
4:00 pm: Parade to Columbus Waterfront Park (Aquarium T stop), Boston
See Details at http://www.GreenMedford.org