Make Bucket Panniers at Homespun

From EBBC:

This class will teach you the basics of making bucket panniers from reclaimed plastic buckets.
Versatile and waterproof, they fit easily onto any rack. Get crafty, design the exterior of the bucket with wood or cloth. We’ll provide the buckets and hardware and have some scraps of wood and cloth, but bring what you would like to experiment with for bucket decor.

Taught by Ami, our very own mechanic here at Homespun.


Ready-to-Bake Pie Class with founder of Pietisserie at Homespun!

From EBBC: Prepare a homemade pie, from start to finish, with your neighbor Jaynelle St. Jean of PieTisserie. The class will focus on creating a fruit-forward apple or pear-berry pie with a flaky double crust and beautiful lattice top. 
PieTisserie offers unique takes on classic dessert pies, made with whole, fresh and frequently local, organic […]

Spokeland at Homespun Bikes! Wet Weather Maintenance

From EBBC: Spokeland is a non-profit, community-driven bicycle cooperative aiming to reach out locally and foster Oakland unity. They will be running a “Wet Weather Bike Maintenance” workshop at the lovely Homespun Bikes on December 7th, starting at 6:30. Come learn how to make quick fenders in a jam and how to weatherized your bike and […]

Vintage Bicycle Hop: Alameda

From EBBC: 1st Annual Vintage Bicycle Hop with awards show, dancing, DJ’s and indoor drink specials. 3 to 5:30 – DJ tunes & bicycle show 5:30 – Vintage Bike Awards 6 to 8:00 – Live music with The B-Stars Tiki Trio Awards presented in the following categories: BEST VINTAGE BEST VINTAGE INSPIRED BEST LOW RIDER […]

This Week in Livable Streets Events

This week, get in on a discussion about rental housing, support transit bulbs on the N-Judah line, hear what advice a local Scandinavian has on bike promotion, and do some promotion yourself for Bike to Work Day. Here are the highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Tuesday: SPUR Lunchtime Forum: Building rental housing in San Francisco. […]