Upcoming Events

Oct
16
Sun
8:00 am 2022 Albany Community Triathlon @ Memorial Park
2022 Albany Community Triathlon @ Memorial Park
Oct 16 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
2022 Albany Community Triathlon @ Memorial Park
Want to test your cycling, running and swimming skills in a low-key & fun setting, while helping AHS & AMS sports teams in the process? Come on down to Memorial Park on Sunday October 16th[...]
Oct
27
Thu
5:00 pm AS&R Happy Hour Meeting – Eat, d... @ Everest Kitchen
AS&R Happy Hour Meeting – Eat, d... @ Everest Kitchen
Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
AS&R Happy Hour Meeting - Eat, drink & problem-solve!! @ Everest Kitchen | Albany | California | United States
Come and talk about walking and cycling in Albany, while eating delicious Nepalese & Indian food in Everest Kitchen’s Parklet! All are invited. Got a gripe, question or idea that would make cycling or walking[...]
7:00 pm Transportation Commission Meetin... @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Transportation Commission Meetin... @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The monthly Transportation Commission Meeting, the Fourth Thursday of every month, is a great place to make your ideas known, find out about the transportation issues and projects in Albany, and help improve things for[...]
Nov
10
Thu
7:00 pm AS&R Meeting – You’re Invited to... @ St. Alban's Episcopal Church
AS&R Meeting – You’re Invited to... @ St. Alban's Episcopal Church
Nov 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
AS&R Meeting - You're Invited to Join Virtually! @ St. Alban's Episcopal Church
Have a gripe, an idea or some input about anything that would further cycling and pedestrian conditions here in Albany? Then join us at our next meeting (every other month – odd-numbered months) where we[...]
Nov
24
Thu
7:00 pm Transportation Commission Meetin... @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Transportation Commission Meetin... @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Nov 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The monthly Transportation Commission Meeting, the Fourth Thursday of every month, is a great place to make your ideas known, find out about the transportation issues and projects in Albany, and help improve things for[...]
Dec
22
Thu
5:00 pm AS&R Happy Hour Meeting – Eat, d... @ Everest Kitchen
AS&R Happy Hour Meeting – Eat, d... @ Everest Kitchen
Dec 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
AS&R Happy Hour Meeting - Eat, drink & problem-solve!! @ Everest Kitchen | Albany | California | United States
Come and talk about walking and cycling in Albany, while eating delicious Nepalese & Indian food in Everest Kitchen’s Parklet! All are invited. Got a gripe, question or idea that would make cycling or walking[...]
7:00 pm Transportation Commission Meetin... @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Transportation Commission Meetin... @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Dec 22 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The monthly Transportation Commission Meeting, the Fourth Thursday of every month, is a great place to make your ideas known, find out about the transportation issues and projects in Albany, and help improve things for[...]
Jan
12
Thu
7:00 pm AS&R Meeting – You’re Invited to... @ St. Alban's Episcopal Church
AS&R Meeting – You’re Invited to... @ St. Alban's Episcopal Church
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
AS&R Meeting - You're Invited to Join Virtually! @ St. Alban's Episcopal Church
Have a gripe, an idea or some input about anything that would further cycling and pedestrian conditions here in Albany? Then join us at our next meeting (every other month – odd-numbered months) where we[...]

Discounts

Become an AS&R member and get discounts at local bike shops and businesses!

Blue Heron Bikes: 10% off parts and accessories.

Marie Bowser Acupuncture: 30% off your first visit.

Bikes on Solano: 10% off labor, parts and accessories.

Quad Republic Skate Co. 5% off SKATES, 10% off parts & accessories.

Offers are valid to members of Albany Strollers & Rollers and their households. Tell your friends!
Contact us with questions.

2013 Arts & Green Festival Wrapup

Busy busy busy! Our Bicycle Valet Parking service was hopping all day!

Busy busy busy! Our Bicycle Valet Parking service was hopping all day!

We had a fun and successful day at the Albany Arts and Green Festival on Sunday.
Our Bicycle Valet Parking service was well used, as always. We parked about 90 bicycles, talked to lots of people about what we do and answered tons of questions. Thanks to all who stopped by. We also gave away coupons to BVP sponsor Bua Luang Thai Cuisine and Tay Tah Café, both longtime supporting businesses.
We sold some “Check for Bikes” clings, our latest bike safety initiative – see http://checkforbikes.org/ for more information and a bunch of rear bike lights to keep people cyclng more safely.
27 new members joined AS&R – welcome to you and your families! We look forward to your input and to seeing you on the road!
Thanks to our fantastic volunteers – Zack Mensinger, Ken McCroskey, Megan & Abby Vieira, Francesco Papalia, Angela Armendariz, Kate Harper, Preston Jordan, Nora Daley-Peng, Nick Pilch, John Alexander, Hannah Pallmeyer, Susie & Ethan Garcia, Eric Appelquist, Chris Shatterly, and Mac McCurdy. We needed every single one of you!
Thanks to Street Level Cycles, who gave 35 FREE tuneups to the public! Thanks Amber Rich, Cory Rich, Eric Delesbore, Randy Szakas and Bill Hogan for your hard work and for getting more bikes functioning well and safely!!
And thanks to longtime supporting business Chipotle for supplying burritos for all the volunteers! John Alexander’s panniers were filled to the rims with the tasty treats and we all had worked up quite an appetite when he rolled up at 1 pm.
Lastly, thanks to the community organizers of this great yearly event, including our own Ken McCroskey!
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