Earn-A-Bike Camp!

Earn-a-Bike Camp is a free, weeklong summer bike camp open to students in grades 6 through 12

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on June 27, 2024.

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July 29 - Aug 2

2826 Q St SE, Washington, DC 20020

Blog Post, Event

July 29 - Aug 2, 2826 Q St SE, Washington, DC 20020

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on June 27, 2024.

 

Class

DC Explorers Bike Camp!

DC Explorers Bike Camp is a free, weeklong summer bike camp for students in grades 3-8.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on June 27, 2024.

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July 22 - 26

2826 Q St SE, Washington, DC 20020

Blog Post, Event

July 22 - 26, 2826 Q St SE, Washington, DC 20020

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on June 27, 2024.

 

Class

Trail Ranger Monthly Clean Up – Oxon Run Trail

Come out and help us keep the Oxon Run Trail clean and useable!

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on April 7, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on April 7, 2024.

 

Trail Ranger Monthly Clean Up – Marvin Gaye Trail

Let’s come together once a month to clean up the Marvin Gaye Trail and keep our trails beautiful!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on April 5, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on April 5, 2024.

 

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Trail Ranger Monthly Clean Up – Anacostia River Trail

Come join us for our monthly clean-up event along the beautiful Anacostia River Trail!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on April 5, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on April 5, 2024.

 

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Montgomery County Bike Advocate Meetup

An informal social time for bicycling advocates and friends!

Event: Last updated by Seth Grimes on April 2, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Seth Grimes
on April 2, 2024.

 

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WABA FY25 Budget Testimony Drop-in Working Session

To prepare for DC’s upcoming public hearings and comment periods on the District’s FY2025 budget (Council Schedule), including the DDOT hearing on April 30th, we’re hosting a drop-in working session to chat about the budget, share best practices for preparing your comments, and hear more about what you’ve been working on.

Action Alert, Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on April 3, 2024.

Action Alert, Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on April 3, 2024.

 

Bike Camp!

Bike Camp is a free summer bike camp for students!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on April 1, 2024.

Event

July 22 - 26 and July 29 - Aug 2

The DC Dream Center - 2826 Q St SE 20020

Event

July 22 - 26 and July 29 - Aug 2, The DC Dream Center - 2826 Q St SE 20020

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on April 1, 2024.

 

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Call for Votes on Maryland Bicycling & Road-Safety Legislation

“Sine die,” the close of the 2024 Maryland legislative session, is fast approaching. Bills that haven’t been heard and voted in committee within the next few days won’t pass the General Assembly before closing day, April 8th.

Action Alert: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on May 21, 2024.

Action Alert: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on May 21, 2024.

 

2024 Prince George’s County Bike Summit

WABA’s 1st Prince George’s County Bike Summit takes place Saturday afternoon, May 18, 2024 in Suitland, Maryland. This free event aims to boost Prince George’s bicycling community and advance safe biking for all across the county. We’re excited!

Event: Last updated by Seth Grimes on May 14, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Seth Grimes
on May 14, 2024.

 

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Welcome Walk- Anacostia River Trail Bridge to Bridge

GirlTrek’s Welcome Walks center our joy and there’s an ecosystem of these local and national events to support you. Use the map to connect to the movement and women near you.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on April 4, 2024.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on April 4, 2024.

 

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Bird Watching on Anacostia River Trail

Join us for a scenic bird-watching stroll along the Anacostia River Trail. Discover the beauty of nature right in our back yard.

Event: Last updated by Patricia Miguel on March 26, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Patricia Miguel
on March 26, 2024.

 

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Urban Sketching on the Met Branch Trail

Join us for a creative adventure on the Met Branch Trail! Learn to sketch with Urban Sketchers & WABA’s Trail Rangers. No experience needed!

Event: Last updated by Patricia Miguel on March 26, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Patricia Miguel
on March 26, 2024.

 

WABA April 2024 Member Happy Hour

We’re happy to invite you to a WABA member-exclusive happy hour in Arlington!

Event: Last updated by Ken Reichmann on March 26, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Ken Reichmann
on March 26, 2024.

 

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Tell us how you’d like to get involved in Montgomery County advocacy!

There are lots of ways to help out!

Action Alert, Blog Post: Last updated by Seth Grimes on April 12, 2024.

Action Alert, Blog Post: Last updated by Seth Grimes
on April 12, 2024.

 

2024 Alexandria County Candidate Meet and Greet

Join WABA for a meet-and-greet to hear from Alexandria City Council and Mayoral candidates who are running in this year’s primary election.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on April 2, 2024.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on April 2, 2024.

 

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Ward 7 DC Council Candidate Meet and Greet

Come meet DC Council Candidates for wards 7 and 8!

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Jeremiah Lowery on April 4, 2024.

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April 8th

Blog Post, Event

April 8th,

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Jeremiah Lowery on April 4, 2024.

 

Capital Trails Coalition Panel: Health Benefits of Active Transportation and Recreation

The Capital Trails Coalition welcomes you to an engaging panel discussion about  multidisciplinary approaches to advancing health – the physical, mental, social, and public health benefits – on multi-use trails and in parks. 

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on March 15, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on March 15, 2024.

 

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Join the Old Georgetown Bike Lane Ride/Walk

Please join WABA, MoCo Families for Safe Streets, and the Action Committee for Transit to bike and walk along the Old Georgetown Road bike lanes on April 13th.  

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on April 2, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on April 2, 2024.

 

Ride

Transportation Safety Town Hall

Are you interested in transportation safety? Do you want to meet your elected officials and hear their priorities? Do you want to learn how to advocate for your community? Do you need service hours? If you are a Prince George’s County High School student and your answer is “yes,” to any of those questions, sign up for our Vision Zero Youth Town Hall!

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on March 7, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on March 7, 2024.

 

Great Eskape x WABA present Coffee Outside: Downtown Edition

What if we flooded the coffee shop with cyclists to show the mayor that there is demand for a safe cycling route into and around downtown?

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on February 29, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on February 29, 2024.

 

DC Council Passes First-in-Nation Legislation!

The DC Council took its second and final vote on the STEER Act.

Blog Post: Last updated by Jeremiah Lowery on February 7, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Jeremiah Lowery
on February 7, 2024.

 

Arlington County Board At-Large Candidate Meet and Greet 

Join WABA and Sustainable Mobility for Arlington County (SUSMO) for a meet-and-greet to hear from Arlington County Board At-Large Candidates who are running in this year’s primary election.

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 17, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 17, 2024.

 

Meetup

Older Adult Transportation Block Party

Save the date of April 21, 2024 for the Older Adult Transportation Block Party! Stay tuned for more details to come!

Event: Last updated by Sarah Haedrich on April 9, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Sarah Haedrich
on April 9, 2024.

 

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Driver’s School Instructors Educational Safety Walk & Learn

WABA staff members and DC traffic safety experts will be present at the Walk & Learn to discuss best practices related to safe driving and sharing the road with vulnerable road users, such as pedestrians and bicyclists.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 30, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 30, 2024.

 

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Documentary Screening: The Street Project hosted by WABA

In case you missed it….WABA is hosting another documentary screening of The Street Project! 

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 22, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 22, 2024.

 

Meetup

DC Organizer Meet and Greet

Join us for a fun-filled evening at the City-State Brewing Co. in Washington, DC! This in-person event is the perfect opportunity to meet and connect with WABA’s new DC Organizer: Alyssa Proudfoot Siegel!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 23, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 23, 2024.

 

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Supporting better bicycling near & far in 2024

In 2024, we will be pushing a comprehensive bicycling safety agenda that incorporates lessons from last year’s close legislative defeats. We worked with statewide agency staff and leaders through the year to address concerns and have secured patrons from across the Commonwealth who share a love of bicycling. 

Action Alert: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on March 27, 2024.

Action Alert: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on March 27, 2024.

 

Community Cleanup: Marvin Gaye Trail

RSVP

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 9, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 9, 2024.

 

Meetup

Speak out for the Arboretum Bridge & Trail

After 20 years, the Arboretum Bridge and Trail Project is finally nearing construction, but there are a few final steps where your voice can help show how valued this connection will be. DDOT and the National Park Service (NPS) worked together on the project and seek community stakeholders’s feedback on the final design. Show your support for this important project by January 12th.

Blog Post: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on January 16, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on January 16, 2024.