Between 2006-2013, CAT coordinated 120 events that instructed 6074 children, ages 3 to 12 years old. 

2012 Bicycle Education Events
In 2012, 1260 children were taught at 18 events.

March 9 - Bike Education for Enforcement Personnel
March 31 - Good Eats / Good Treats @ Paxinosa Elementary (Easton)

April 5-6 - West Ward EACC Bicycle Rodeo (Easton) - 40 children attended
April 21 - Packs 78 & 44 @ Schoeneck Moravian (Nazareth)  - 30 children attended
April 21 - Sewing Seeds on 7th Community Springfest (Allentown)
April 21 - Spring on Fourth, What's on Third? (southside Bethlehem)

May 12 - Bethlehem Bicycle Jam #1, 10am-1pm - 15 children and adults attended
May 17 & 18 - Bike Safety Classrooms @ Cheston Elementary School - 650 children attended
May 19 - Cheston Elementary School Bike Derby (southside Easton), 10am-1pm - 80 children attended
May 26 - Ride to the Easton Farmers' Market, 9am-1pm - 50 children & adults attended

June 2 - LEPOCO Bike-a-thon - Adult Bike Ed (Bethlehem)
June 9 - Wilson Boro Bicycle Rodeo, 11am-2pm
June 13 - Forks Township Bike Rodeo, 9am-1pm
June 15-16-17 - 2012 League Cycling Instructor Certification Seminar (Bethlehem)
June 22 - Catty Boro Bicycle Safety Event, 11am-2pm

July 14 - Bethlehem Bicycle Jam #2, 10am-1pm

October 6 - Bethlehem Bicycle Jam #3, 10am-1pm

2011 Bicycle Education Events
In 2011, 1581 children were taught at 27 events.

March 12 - Good Eats, Good Treats @ Paxinosa Elementary School (Easton), 50 children

April 2 - Brownie Troop 827 Bike Derby @ BBC, (14 children)
April 14 - Presentation @ Governor Wolf Elementary (Bethlehem) (12 children)
April 16 - Easton YMCA Healthy Kids Day (50 children)
April 25 - Easton Area Community Center (15 children)

May 12 - Cheston Elementary Bike Safety Classroom Presentations (600 children)
May 14 - Cheston Elementary Bike Derby (Easton) (70 children)
May 16 - Bike Ed Presentation @ Paxinosa Elementary School (Easton)
May 21 - Easton Bicycle Jam (Live Music & Bike Safety in Downtown Easton), (50 children)

June 4 - LEPOCO Bike/Walk-a-thon Tech Check (Bethlehem), (30 adult cyclists)
June 4 - South Side Library Streetfest (Bethlehem) (100 children)
June 11 - Need-to-Know Presentation @ Curt's Cyclery C3=100 Century Ride (Nazareth) (100 riders)
June 11 - Greenwich Twp Police Department (NJ) Bike Rodeo (30 children)
June 29 - Forks Twp Bike Derby (70 children)

July 1 to August 19th (weekly for 8 Fridays 1-2pm), Easton Area Community Center Bike Ed Intensive (20 children)
July 16 - Bethlehem Bicycle Jam, (30 children + parents)
July 19 - Easton West Summer Nights Bike Ed Night, (30 children)
August 6 - Wilson Boro Bike Ed Event, 11am-2pm
October 8 - Bethlehem Bicycle Jam, 10am-1pm

2011 Totals (27 events, 1581 children taught)

2010 Bicycle Education Events
March 29th - Cub Scout Pack 6, Bike Safety Presentation (Southside Easton), 6pm
March 31st - Boy Scout Troop 56, Bike Safety Presentation (Pohatcong, NJ), 7pm

April 2nd or 5th (TBD) - Spring Break Bike Derby (West Ward, Easton), 2pm - 4pm
April 9th - Easton Area High School, Bikeability Presentation for Earth Day, 1pm
April 16, 17, 18th - Genesis Bicycles BikeBake Sale to benefit bike education (Easton)
April 24th - Spring on Fourth Ride (Southside Bethlehem)

May 15th - Cheston Elementary School (Southside Easton), 10am - 1pm
May 22nd - Bike Safety Day at Easton Farmers' Market (at Center Square), 9am - 1pm

June 23rd - Forks Township Bike Derby, 9am - 1pm

Totals (329 children taught, 173 helmets fitted)

2009 Bicycle Education Events
March 21 - (10am-1pm) Liberty Tax Bike Derby (Wilson borough, near 25th St.) - 5 children attended. 

April 4 (9am-3pm) - Bethlehem YMCA Healthy Kids Day (Broad St, Bethlehem) - 50 children attended.

May 23 (9am-12pm) - Wilson Borough Bike Derby (held at Wilson High School)
May 17 (12-4pm) - Allentown YMCA Healthy Kids Day (Allentown YMCA)
May 16 (9am-12pm) - Tatamy Bike Derby (Hope Lutheran Church, Tatamy)
May 16 (10:30am-1pm) - Cheston Elementary School Bike Derby (southside Easton) - 50 children attended
May 12 (7-8pm) - Boy Scout Troop 25 (Palmer Twp) - Bicycle Safety Class - 20 Scouts
May 7 (10am-12pm) - St. Andrew's Nursery School Trike-a-thon (Palmer Twp) - 80 children attended ages 3-6. (40 bikes/40 trikes)

July 29 (6pm) - Easton Weed and Seed Bicycle Safety Event (Centennial Park, 12th & Ferry Streets) - 20 children attended
June 28 (10am-2pm) - Ride For Awareness (Long Valley, NJ - out of area)
June 26 (9am-1pm) - Forks Township Derby (Forks Twp Community Center, PA) - 68 children attended
June 6 (9am-12pm) - Greenwich Township Derby (Greenwich/Pohatcong, NJ) - 40 children attended

August 23 (6-8pm) - Bethlehem Movie Night Bike Derby at Friendship Park - 10 children

September 19 (9-11am) - Cub Scout Bike Derby at Schoeneck Moravian Church (Nazareth) (20-30 children)
September 9th (11am - ?) - Bike Day at Moravian College

Totals (548 children taught)

2008 Bicycle Education Events
Totals (360 children taught)

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Bethlehem Bicycle Cooperative
the bicycling education hub of CAR-FREE CAT-Coalition for Appropriate Transportation
1935 West Broad Street, Bethlehem, Pa 18018
2008-2012 Bicycle Education Events
Bethlehem Bicycle Cooperative (BBC) | 1935 West Broad Street | Bethlehem, PA | (610) 954-5744 | bbc@car-free.org