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NC State Meetup - Capital City Bike Ride
May 6, 2016, 7:45 am - May 6, 2016, 9:00 am
Location: Meet at BelltowerJoin us on Friday May 6th for the City of Raleigh's annual Capital City Bike Ride! The ride kicks off Raleigh’s celebration of May as National Bike Month! The Capital City Bike Ride has been one of the City’s highest profile events for bicycling and brings together residents, city staff and elected officials on a casual ride of our streets and greenways.
For those interested in riding from NC State's campus, we will be leading a ride from the Bell Tower and meeting the Capital City Bike Ride participants in Boylan Heights.The ride will begin at Bell Tower at 8:00am and join the group at approximately 8:30am. If you’re interested in joining the ride at NC State, please follow the link below to pre-register on Eventbrite.
Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/608101156007461/
Eventbrite Page: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nc-state-meetup-capital-city-bike-ride-tickets-24263961161
Bike to Work Day Pit Stop
May 20, 2016, 7:00 am - May 20, 2016, 9:00 am
Location: (INTERSECTION OF MAIN CAMPUS DR. & VARSITY DR.)Join us on Friday, May 20th for the NC State Bike to Work Day Pit Stop on Centennial Campus! This event is part of a regional Bike Month celebration to encourage and reward people who commute by bike. Participants will be provided with City of Raleigh Bike Maps, bike lights, a copy of Elly Blue's book, Everyday Bicycling, commuter accessories, and a light breakfast. This event is sponsored by NCSU WolfTrails in partnership with the Institute of Transportation Research and Education (ITRE), Centennial Campus Development and GoSmart.
Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/963971560361629/
EventBrite Page: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2016-ncsu-bike-to-work-day-pit-stop-tickets-24287413307
COMMUNITY EVENT: Farm to Fork Picnic Weekend
June 3, 2016, 12:00 am - June 6, 2016, 12:00 am“Healthy Foods, Healthy Kids” is the theme for the NC State-based Center for Environmental Farming Systems’ 2016 Farm to Fork Picnic Weekend, set for June 3-5. Tickets are on sale now at http://www.farmtoforknc.com.
COMMUNITY EVENT: Carolinas Climate Resilience Conference
September 12, 2016, 12:00 am - September 15, 2016, 12:00 am
Location: Carolinas Climate Resilience Conference Hilton Charlotte University Place Charlotte, North CarolinaThe impacts of current climate variability and the evidence of climate change are continuing to grow and with it our understanding of the challenges we face in adapting to those changes. Building resilience – the ability to adjust easily to or recover from a stress or change – is an important step in preparing to successfully address the current and future pressures. The Carolinas Climate Resilience Conference seeks to assist by providing a platform to share experience and knowledge of opportunities, tools, resources, local initiatives, and expertise. http://www.cisa.sc.edu/ccrc/