Join us!

WALK/RIDE DAYS = Last Friday of Every Month!

Step 1: Consider your options

Step 2:  "Check-in"

Step 3: Commute

Step 4: Celebrate at our retail partners

 

Walk or ride a bicycle, bus, train… Even carpooling, walking partway, or driving - we welcome your check-in!

 

Invite your colleagues, family and community…the more the merrier!

2017 Walk/Ride Days EVENTS

Friday, January 27:

Walk/Ride Day

Wednesday, February 1 to February 25:

Annual Book Sale

  • Book lovers will find wonderful, gently-used books for all ages at bargain prices.
  • Monday to Friday from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
  • Saturdays 12:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.
  • If you wish to donate books, please contact Thom Roach at events@goreplace.org or call (781) 894-2798
  • Gore Place, 52 Gore Street, Waltham, MA 02453
  • For more information: http://wwwgoreplace.org

Wednesday, February 1:

Wiretap Wednesday

  • Performers are invited to sign up and share their best short work (5 minutes or shorter including setup) and have video live-streamed and archived on the Internet. Each month will also include a featured artist playing a 25-minute set.
  • 7:00 P.M. to 10.00 P.M.
  • The Arts at the Armory Cafe
  • 191 Highland Ave. 02144

Thursday, February 2:

Transit Signal Priority

  • 4:00 P.M. to 5:30 P.M.
  • Join Boston City Council's Committee on Parks, Recreation, and Transportation, in partnership with Northeastern's University Professor Peter G. Furth, for a monthly discussion series. Come in person to be part of the conversation, or follow the livestream.
  • live-stream: https://www.cityofboston.gov/citycouncil/live.asp
  • Iannella Chamber, 5th Floor, Boston City Hall

Intro to Zen Meditation at Cambridge Zen Center

  • This class offers an orientation to Zen meditation. Basic meditation instructions and Dharma room forms are given with some Q & A. No registration needed. Students are encouraged to stay for the public Dharma talk following the class. Class can be taken more than once if desired. 
  • 7:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M.
  • Cambridge Zen Center, 199 Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA
  • For more information: http://www.cambridgezen.com/index.php?c=programs&p=for.newcomers

Saturday, February 4:

Somerville Winter Farmers Market

  • 9:30 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.
  • Center for Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue, Somerville, MA 02143-1544
  • For more information: http://www.somwintermarket.org/

Cambridge Winter Farmers Market

Sunday, February 5:

 

Bicycle Riding School for beginners

  • 5:00 P.M. to 6:30 P.M.
  • Center for Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue, Somerville, MA 02143-1544
  • Registration is required
  • For information: 617-776-6524; SusanBMcL@gmail.com

Wednesday, February 8:

  • Walkable communities are the most successful when people come together to create a place where every person has safe, accessible and enjoyable active transportation. What kind of coalitions and partnerships have worked best in creating walkability? How can walking advocates work with other sectors to create vital and vibrant communities for the future. 
  • 2:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.
  • To enter webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1778445044396685571

Thursday, February 9:

Intro to Zen Meditation at Cambridge Zen Center

  • This class offers an orientation to Zen meditation. Basic meditation instructions and Dharma room forms are given with some Q & A. No registration needed. Students are encouraged to stay for the public Dharma talk following the class. Class can be taken more than once if desired. 
  • 7:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M.
  • Cambridge Zen Center, 199 Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA
  • For more information: http://www.cambridgezen.com/index.php?c=programs&p=for.newcomers

Friday, February 10:

Women & Entrepreneurship: ‘Go Against The Flow’ Screening & Discussion

Saturday, February 11:

Somerville Winter Farmers Market

  • 9:30 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.
  • Center for Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue, Somerville, MA 02143-1544
  • For more information: http://www.somwintermarket.org/

Cambridge Winter Farmers Market

Sunday, February 12:

Bicycle Riding School for beginners

  • 5:00 P.M. to 6:30 P.M.
  • Center for Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue, Somerville, MA 02143-1544
  • Registration is required
  • For information: 617-776-6524; SusanBMcL@gmail.com

Monday, February 14:

Inhabit screening

  • Rockwell Theatre, Davis Square
  • Strengthening our local communities is a primary step in addressing climate change. We have the resources in our neighborhoods to be resilient in the face of food insecurity, soil loss, social injustice, energy costs, waste, and pollution. Permaculture is a positive message for change and provides a framework to help us address complex issues with simple human-centered solutions that build on each other.
  • For more information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/inhabit-film-screening-tickets-31462948526

Wednesday, February 15:

  • Longwood Area Cyclist's Summit
  • 12:00 P.M. to 1:00 P.M.
  • Jimmy Fund Auditorium, 35 Binney St, Boston , MA 02115 
  • Longwood Area Cyclists in hosting the first Longwood Area Cyclists' Summit of 2017!  Be the first to know about what 2017 has in store for bike improvements coming to the Longwood Area. 
  • The following speakers will be presenting biking-related updates and plans: Rick Corsi, Massachusetts Department of Conversation & Recreation (DCR), Sarah Hamilton, Medical Academic & Scientific Community Organization (MASCO), Peter Furth, Northeastern University 
  • Please bring your own lunch (but dessert's on us!)
  • Raffle Prize: Lumos bike helmet.
  • Admission is free with RSVP. info@longwoodcyclists.org

 

Thursday, February 16:

  • How would you better connect Franklin Park to your community? What would you upgrade? What are your priorities? 
  • 6:30 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.
  • Franklin Park Golf Course, 1 Circuit Dr, Boston, Massachusetts 02130
  • For more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/369227630136933/

Tuesday, February 21:

Thursday, February 23: 

 

Intro to Zen Meditation at Cambridge Zen Center

  • This class offers an orientation to Zen meditation. Basic meditation instructions and Dharma room forms are given with some Q & A. No registration needed. Students are encouraged to stay for the public Dharma talk following the class. Class can be taken more than once if desired. 
  • 7:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M.
  • Cambridge Zen Center, 199 Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA
  • For more information: http://www.cambridgezen.com/index.php?c=programs&p=for.newcomers

Friday, February 24:

Walk/Ride Day

Saturday, February 25:

Somerville Winter Farmers Market

  • 9:30 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.
  • Center for Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue, Somerville, MA 02143-1544
  • For more information: http://www.somwintermarket.org/

Cambridge Winter Farmers Market

The Wellness Weekend Pop-Up Event

Sunday, February 26,

The Wellness Weekend Pop-Up Event

Wednesday, March 1:

Wiretap Wednesday

  • Performers are invited to sign up and share their best short work (5 minutes or shorter including setup) and have video live-streamed and archived on the Internet. Each month will also include a featured artist playing a 25-minute set.
  • 7:00 P.M. to 10.00 P.M.
  • The Arts at the Armory Cafe
  • 191 Highland Ave. 02144
  • For more information: http://bit.ly/wiretapwed

Thursday, March 2:

Parking Management

  • 4:00 P.M. to 5:30 P.M.
  • Join Boston City Council's Committee on Parks, Recreation, and Transportation, in partnership with Northeastern's University Professor Peter G. Furth, for a monthly discussion series. Come in person to be part of the conversation, or follow the livestream.
  • live-stream: https://www.cityofboston.gov/citycouncil/live.asp
  • Iannella Chamber, 5th Floor, Boston City Hall

Intro to Zen Meditation at Cambridge Zen Center

  • This class offers an orientation to Zen meditation. Basic meditation instructions and Dharma room forms are given with some Q & A. No registration needed. Students are encouraged to stay for the public Dharma talk following the class. Class can be taken more than once if desired. 
  • 7:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M.
  • Cambridge Zen Center, 199 Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA
  • For more information: http://www.cambridgezen.com/index.php?c=programs&p=for.newcomers

Women and Words!

  • Women and Words! is a quarterly series hosted by the Cambridge Women’s Commission.
  • 7:00 P.M.
  • City Hall Annex, 344 Broadway

Saturday, March 4: Cambridge Winter Farmers Market

Friday, March 31:

Walk/Ride Day

Intro to Zen Meditation at Cambridge Zen Center

  • This class offers an orientation to Zen meditation. Basic meditation instructions and Dharma room forms are given with some Q & A. No registration needed. Students are encouraged to stay for the public Dharma talk following the class. Class can be taken more than once if desired. 
  • 7:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M.
  • Cambridge Zen Center, 199 Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA
  • For more information: http://www.cambridgezen.com/index.php?c=programs&p=for.newcomers

LivableStreets joins Longwood Area Cyclists in hosting the first Longwood Area Cyclists' Summit of 2017!  Be the first to know about what 2017 has in store for bike improvements coming to the Longwood Area.  The following speakers will be presenting biking-related updates and plans:  Rick Corsi, Massachusetts Department of Conversation & Recreation (DCR)Sarah Hamilton, Medical Academic & Scientific Community Organization (MASCO)Peter Furth, Northeastern University Please bring your own lunch (but dessert's on us!) Raffle Prize: Lumos bike helmet  Admission is free with RSVP. Please help us spread the word!