Upcoming Events

May
25
Thu
7:00 pm Traffic & Safety Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Traffic & Safety Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers, City Hall
May 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The monthly Traffic & Safety 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[...]
May
26
Fri
6:30 pm Bike-In Movie – “Cool Runnings” @ Albany Community Center
Bike-In Movie – “Cool Runnings” @ Albany Community Center
May 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Bike-In Movie - "Cool Runnings" @ Albany Community Center | San Pablo | California | United States
The City of Albany’s Recreation Department is getting into the spirit of Bike Month with a Bike in Movie! They will be showing ‘Cool Runnings,’ a film sure to spark your quest for the ultimate[...]
Jun
3
Sat
1:00 pm Urban Cycling 101 Classroom Work... @ Dwinelle Hall, Room 209, UC Berkeley
Urban Cycling 101 Classroom Work... @ Dwinelle Hall, Room 209, UC Berkeley
Jun 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Urban Cycling 101 Classroom Workshop @ Dwinelle Hall, Room 209, UC Berkeley | Berkeley | California | United States
Want to ride more but don’t feel confident enough? Here’s a FREE bicycle skills class, courtesy of Bike East Bay (with support from the UC Berkeley Police Department.) Learn basic rules of the road, how to share[...]
Jun
16
Fri
6:30 pm Bike About Town Family Rides @ Bikes On Solano
Bike About Town Family Rides @ Bikes On Solano
Jun 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Bike About Town Family Rides @ Bikes On Solano | Albany | California | United States
Grab your bikes and invite your friends & family – it’s time for the annual Bike About Town rides! Join the City of Albany’s Department of Recreation and a bunch of your fellow Rollers as we explore[...]
Jun
22
Thu
5:00 pm AS&R Happy Hour Meeting – new & ... @ Everest Kitchen
AS&R Happy Hour Meeting – new & ... @ Everest Kitchen
Jun 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
AS&R Happy Hour Meeting - new & delicious location!! @ Everest Kitchen | Albany | California | United States
Come and talk about walking and cycling in Albany, while eating delicious Nepali & Indian food! All are invited. Got a gripe, question or idea that would make cycling or walking better? Hungry or thirsty?[...]

Discounts

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

Berkeley Bikes and Skateboards: 15% off labor, parts and accessories.

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

Marie Bowser Acupuncture: 25% on all visits.

Blue Heron Bikes: 10% off parts and accessories.

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

39 "Bike Bike Racks" now in Albany!

Albany Florist and Gifts’ owner, Zagdaa Baatar, puts the decal on her brand new Bike Bike Rack!! photo courtesy Amy Smolens

Last week AS&R and the City of Albany installed 10 more fabulous Dero Bike Bike Racks in our business district, thanks to our long running partnership with the City and local [read more…]

Donate to AS&R, Help Albany and Get a Tax Deduction!

53 of these attractive and useful “Bike Bike Racks” around town and counting!!And YOU can help us get more!

Previous donations by AS&R members Cyndi, Tom, Britt, Bryce, Lynn Eve, Catherine, James, Len and David helped fund those great Bike Bike Racks and the brand new AirKit public pump you’re using now! Do you [read more…]

Donate to AS&R, Help Albany and Get a Tax Deduction!

25 of these attractive and useful “Bike Bike Racks” around town and counting!! And YOU can help us get more!

2013’s donations by AS&R members Lynn Eve, Catherine, Jim, Len and David helped fund those great Bike Bike Racks you’re using around town now! Do you like the Bike Bike Racks around town and [read more…]

“Bike Bike Racks” 3.0 in Albany!

Any doubt whose rack this beauty is? Yes, Charlie Prins Chiropractic co-funded this rack, along with AS&R and the City of Albany, but neighboring businesses are welcome to use it!

Many of you know about AS&R’s program by which we’ve been co-funding the beautiful

I went to BevMo to pick up something to [read more…]

AS&R Funded New Bike Racks now at the Waterfront!

The new Dero “Recycle Circle” racks at the Waterfront Cove are getting good use already! Soon decomposed granite will be laid around them for a level and clear approach, but for now they look great!

The City of Albany has installed 12 new racks, presented by Albany Strollers & Rollers to the Waterfront Committee. [read more…]

More "Bike Bike Racks" Around Town!

The racks at St. Alban’s Church have gotten plenty of use already!

You may have noticed 6 bright, shiny and colorful new Dero “Bike Bike Racks” around town. These are a partnership between the local businesses, Albany Strollers & Rollers and the City of Albany. The locations with two new racks each are Wheels [read more…]

AS&R Funding New Bike Racks Coming Soon to the Waterfront!

The Recycle Circle Racks at the Waterfront will be grey, with a corrosion-resistant thermoplastic coating, perfect for the salty sea air

Led by the Waterfront Committee, the City is improving the Cove area at Albany’s Waterfront by installing landscaping, seating and bike racks (plans are available in the staff report here.) The 12 new [read more…]

New "Bike Bike Racks" on Solano & San Pablo

The new Bike Bike Rack in front of K2TOG

Notice the nice new “Bike Bike Racks” on Solano and San Pablo Avenue? Here’s the story of how they got there, thanks to Steven Lau of Albany Patch: http://albany.patch.com/articles/artistic-bike-racks-line-solano-san-pablo Enjoy all the new bike parking!

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"Bike Bike Racks" are on their way to Albany!!

You may know that Albany Strollers & Rollers ordered 6 of these attractive and useful “Bike Bike Racks,” which are being partially funded by our organization and partially by the 7 businesses who wanted to be more bike-friendly. I just got word that they are on their way to us…as I track the delivery, they [read more…]

Bike Racks Installed at Albany Pool

It was great to see so many racks in use on this warm Sunday! photo credit: Amy Smolens

Racks with space for at least 40 bikes are now installed at the Albany Pool! Let’s use the racks and make sure to thank staff!

New Bike Racks at the Albany Pool, photo credit: Peggy [read more…]