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Upcoming Volunteer Trainings

Volunteer Orientations

Upcoming Volunteer Orientations:

Sunday August 17th 9am-11am

  • Please contact Kris Korba at kris@communitycycles.org to sign up for a volunteer orientation.
  • All orientations will take place at the shop 2805 Wilderness Place Suite 1000, Boulder Colorado and are limited to 5 participants.

At your Orientation you will take a tour of Community Cycles' shop and be introduced to our programs, staff and different types of Volunteer Opportunities available.

People doing Earn-A-Bike, community service, or other programs that are not regular volunteering do NOT need to come to these orientations.

If you cannot attend any of the scheduled orientations, please let us  know and we will do our best to accomodate your schedule. If you're interested in becoming a volunteer, please take a look at the volunteer main page.

Bike Mechanics Skills Session Training Program

These Skills Sessions are designed for people with basic to intermediate bike mechanics skills to further develop their abilities. Each session will be a different, specific topic with opportunities to learn vocabulary, tips, and skills, and have time to practice. When you finish each skills session, you will have a solid foundation of that aspect of bicycle maintenance.

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Start any time in the cycle, but you will need to attend a volunteer orientation  before you can be admitted. These sessions are open to Volunter-In-Training and Core Volunteers for no cost. Members are $5 and Non-members are $10. Sign Up Here

Thursday Workshops with Todd

Thursday Aug 14: Wheels 101

A 2 hour workshop covering the ins and outs of truing, overhauling, and triaging used wheels. Help us tackle the endless wheel pile in the shop while learning and practicing wheel truing and hub overhaul techniques. All skill levels welcome! Whether you've never trued a wheel before or you're an old pro just looking for some practice and a few pointers, there's no better place than the Wheels 101 Workshop!

Thursday Aug 21: Bicycle Bearings from Headsets to Bottom Brackets
Learn more about the bearings in a bike with this 2 hour workshop on Headsets and Bottom Brackets. This workshop will address what Headsets and Bottom Brackets are and why they are important to a bike, problems that can arise and how to prevent them, and techniques for overhauling, adjusting, or replacing them. Open to all skill levels.

Thursday Aug 28: Derailleur Madness!
Shifting becomes demystified in this 2 hour workshop on derailleurs. Delve into front and rear derailleurs, how they are similar, how they are different, and how they work together. Learn how to troubleshoot shifting issues on a variety of bicycles and how to properly set up and adjust derailleurs. Open to all skill levels.

Wednesday Workshops with Michael Montoya and Jason Patton

Aug 27: Cables and Housing Workshop Learn when and how to replace cables and housing as well as the differences between shifter and brake cables and housing.

Sep 3: Trailside Maintenance
Every wonder what could happen if your ride brakes down on the side of the trail? Learn about problems to anticipate and some easy fixes in this interactive workshop

Sep 10: Wheels 101
A 2 hour workshop covering the ins and outs of truing, overhauling, and triaging used wheels. Help us tackle the endless wheel pile in the shop while learning and practicing wheel truing and hub overhaul techniques. All skill levels welcome! Whether you've never trued a wheel before or you're an old pro just looking for some practice and a few pointers, there's no better place than the Wheels 101 Workshop!

Sep 17: Shifters and Brakes
Shifters and brakes becomes demystified in this 2 hour workshop! Learn how to troubleshoot shifting and brake issues and how to properly set up and adjust derailleurs and brakes.

More Workshops on the way, email danny@communitycycles.org for more information.

If you are intersted in teaching a workshop please email Danny at danny@communitycycles.org