This Week in Livable Streets Events
What better way to start your week than with a livable streets meet-up! Here are the highlights from this week's livable streets calendar.
- Monday: Livable Streets Community Meet-Up. Join Streetsblog SF and the Livable Streets Initiative to meet fellow advocates from around the Bay Area to discuss the role of technology in transportation advocacy. Whether you're a long-time transit/neighborhood activist or just getting interested in taking action, join the Livable Streets Community to share strategies and let us know how technology can grease the wheels of your work! Conversation will continue afterward over drinks at Zeitgeist. 7:00-8:00 p.m.
- Tuesday: SPUR Young Urbanists: [Biking] in the City: Ride Your Bike and Fix it, too! Join the SPUR Young Urbanists for a talk on biking in the city and a demonstration of hands-on bike work. Learn how to get to where you're going safely with the SFBC's Neal Patel; fix a flat with Kearsten Dischinger from the Bike Kitchen; and ride to work in a suit with Lisa Foster, a self-proclaimed Bike Diva. 6:00 p.m.
- Thursday: SF Bicycle Advisory Committee Meeting. Come and speak your mind about bicycle issues in San Francisco. This eleven member committee meets once a month and advises the Board of Supervisors on all matters bicycle. 6:30 p.m.
- Friday: Critical Mass. It's that time of the month again. Join fellow massers for bicycling's defiant celebration, starting at Justin "Pee Wee" Herman Plaza, Market@Embarcadero. 6:00 p.m.
- Saturday and Sunday: San Ramon Eco-Festival. The festival aims to provide "good green fun" for everyone. Attendees will "learn how to live a simple and cost-effective green lifestyle" and become more environmentally-conscious in a "fun and inspiring atmosphere." Saturday: 9 a.m.-9:00 p.m. Sunday: 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.