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Want to enjoy a Sunday afternoon, get some exercise, tour some new neighborhoods and help deserving young people learn a trade and earn a bike? You can do all of the above a few days from now.
On July 19, New Belgium Brewing, makers of Fat Tire Ale — along with its partners Gearin’ Up Bicycles and Phoenix Bikes — present the DC Sunshine Ride. It’s a unique opportunity to ride through NoMa and Brookland while benefiting some great causes. Riders will be treated to a tour, public art happenings, and pop-up food sellers showcasing what’s best in Northeast DC.
The ride kicks off with a 2 p.m. registration at Gearin’ Up Bicycles and ends at the Post-Cycle Soiree at Union Market, starting at 4. With your ticket, you’ll get one complimentary New Belgium Beer, but don’t stop there — be sure to try Suburbia’s fancy beer cocktails crafted with New Belgium’s Pear Ginger Beer and 1554 Black Lager. You can also shoot your own video at the Bicycle Pledge Booth, take home some New Belgium swag, and get discounts on eats and beer pairings from vendors inside Union Market.
The Post-Cycle Soiree is open to all, but you’ll want to register for the ride to get all the goodies, and PoPville readers receive 15% off ticket price by entering the promo code “PoPville2015.” Best of all, proceeds from ticket sales will directly support Gearin’ Up Bicycle’s Earn-A-Bike program that helps kids in underserved DC communities.
Bicycle-friendly New Belgium Brewing, makers of Fat Tire Amber Ale and a host of Belgian-inspired beers, has been named one of Outside Magazine’s “Best Places to Work,” as well as one of the Wall Street Journal’s “Best Small Businesses.”
New Belgium Brewing is also partnering with Phoenix Bikes on the NOVA Sunshine Ride, August 16th. Register for NOVA Sunshine Ride, here.
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St. Mary Armenian Church will hold its 75th Annual Armenian Fall Food Festival October 6-7 from 11am – 8pm at St. Mary Armenian Apostolic Church (4135 Fessenden St. NW). Traditional Armenian Food will be available for both Carry-out and Dine-in including Lamb and Chicken Kabobs, Cheese Boreg, Baklava and a wide variety of other delicious dishes. Traditional Armenian music and dancing on Saturday night and unique artisan vendors throughout the festival. Outdoor dining space is available as well as free on street parking. Can’t join us to dine-in? Order via link for carry-out with the link above.
At Generation Hope, we’re dedicated to supporting teen parents in college as they work toward earning their degrees. We are in need of caring child care volunteers for upcoming events on Saturday, October 21st (in Washington, DC), and Saturday, November 4th (in Arlington, VA). Join our growing volunteer community and support us at an event this fall!
At all of our events, we provide free onsite child care for the children of the teen parents we serve, creating a nurturing environment for the kiddos while their parents learn valuable life skills and build community.
If you enjoy working with children and are looking to make an immediate impact in your community, please visit https://www.generationhope.org/volunteer to learn more.
DC 20’s & 30’s Singles Happy Hour
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