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Slow Riders: Pedal Powered Food Drive!

December 3, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm

Pedal Powered Food Drive!

Saturday, December 3

Time: Meet at 11:00 am
Meetup Location:  Fairfax Market, 2040 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, Fairfax, CA 94930
Cost: Free (bring canned and non-perishable food items to donate)
Distance: 14.4 miles roundtrip, mostly flat, some streets
Arrival back in Fairfax: Approx 3:30 pm

Did you know that more than 49,000 residents of Marin County are in need of food assistance? Join Sustainable Fairfax- Slow Riders and Kidical Mass/MotherLoad for a food drive bike ride!. We will ride from Fairfax to the Corte Madera Town Center to “feed” the World’s Largest Turkey (a collection spot for the SF-Marin Food bank). We take the beautiful back streets and bike path of Marin.

Meetup Locations:
11am- Fairfax Market, 2040 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, Fairfax
11:30am- Good Earth Natural Foods, 720 Center Blvd, Fairfax,
12:00pm- Woodlands Market, 735 College Ave, Kentfield
Arrival back in Fairfax: Approx 3:00 pm

Cost: Free
Distance: 14.4 miles roundtrip, mostly flat

Riders can bring their own canned food and non-perishable food donations, and we will also be delivering donations from local markets including Fairfax Market and Good Earth Natural Foods.

Refreshments will be provided by Corte Madera Town Center. Optional lunch with the group (please bring lunch money or bag lunch).

Motherload will also be documenting this event for both the Motherload Movie, and for a national television spot to promote giving and making healthy choices for our bodies and our environment. (They will have releases to sign at the event). 

Bike helmets required.

Children under 11 must ride as passengers. 

 

 

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RSVP: SustainFX@gmail.com. Drop Ins OK.

This event is a part of our ReduceX2 campaign.

Details

Date:
December 3, 2016
Time:
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
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Organizer

Sustainable Fairfax
Email:
sustainfx at gmail.com
Website:
http://sustainablefairfax.org

Venue

Fairfax Market
2040 Sir Francis Drake Blvd,
Fairfax, CA 94930 United States
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