Monday, September 26, 2016

Klin Meetup Host Tour of Local Bicycle Repair Shop Today

Klin Meetup will be hosting a tour of the Apalachicola Community Bicycle Shop as part of a series of family friendly field trips around and about the Franklin County community; scheduled for 4:00-4:30 p.m., today September 26, 2016. 

Toddlers and children, accompanied by parents and interested people are invited to come out to see a working bicycle shop and talk to the owner and bicycle enthusiast. Learn all about bicycles, including mechanics, proper fit and bike safety.

Klin Meetup (“Klin” short for Franklin) is organized by Mindy Parker, with the specific purpose of increasing male involvement in young children's lives. The series of field trips will also highlight working businesses and community services throughout Franklin County neighborhoods. Future Klin Meetup field trips are scheduled for October 24, November 16, November 28 and December 12.

The Apalachicola Community Bicycle Shop is located at 41 Avenue F in Apalachicola, at the corner of Water Street, across from the Raine House. Telephone (850)567-2548.

 For more information or questions concerning the field trips, please contact Mindy Parker at (772)559-1971.