Meetings This Month!
Provide Input To The Lafayette Bicycle-Pedestrian Committee
On Jan. 17 The WRCC and Bicycle Lafayette will co-sponsor a meeting to discuss ideas and suggestions from the cycling community for the Lafayette Bicycle-Pedestrian Committee. Members of the committee who are part of local cycling organizations will be there to listen to your ideas and communicate them to the committee. The city will provide anke bands with logos for attendees! Wow! A voice in city government and a freebie! Those of you who are regular commuters: this is your chance to make your voice heard.
The meeting will take place on Jan. 17, 2:30 pm, in McAllister B at the downtown Tippecanoe Public Library.
Annual Open Meeting
We will have an open meeting for all interested club members on Jan. 31. This will be an opportunity to nominate members for the 2015 Board of Directors (you can also make nominations by contacting our secretary (firstname.lastname@example.org). This meeting will also launch preparations for the 2015 Wabash River Ride. Provide feedback, make suggestions, or volunteer to help out. We will meet at @ 2:00 In McAllister A in the downtown Tippecanoe Public Library.
Annual Club Banquet
Our annual club banquet will be on February 21 at the Lafayette Brew Company. Social hour at 6:00, dinner at 7:00, awards and entertainment until 11:00. Plenty of good food, beer and fun! T-shirts for those that rode 1000 miles last season, awards, use of the facilities including pool tables, and great company. Keep an eye out to get your name in for this event. Free for club members!
Welcome New Members!
We’ve had a huge growth in membership this year, and now number over 250 members. Welcome to all of you! We all look forward to riding with you and getting to know you. We hope that you have a fun and satisfying experience with us. Some suggestions:
Don’t be too ambitious: start on slower rides and work your way up.
Introduce yourself on rides, make new friends and don’t be afraid to ask questions.
Learn from your new friends: there are group riding skills that may be new to you.
If you need new gear, remember that we have a member’s discount at Hodson’s Bay.
Check our calendars and website for lots of club info.
Join our listserv for all kinds of stuff, including last minute rides, by e-mail.
Be helpful and friendly with new members (goes without sayin’)
Share your vast knowledge of everything bike.
Make sure that nobody gets dropped!
Not a member yet? Join us!
$20 for individual membership
$25 for family membership
$15 for student membership
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