Thursday, October 6, 2011

Hubway Day in Roxbury This Saturday

Learn what those Hubway bikes in Dudley are all about.  Sign up for a discounted membership (if your income is low enough).  Take a ride.  Everyone, including people who have their own bikes or already have Hubway memberships,  is invited.

From "Madison Park's Complete Streets":

"Have you seen the new Hubway bikes downtown and in Dudley Square?

     Did you know you may qualify for a $5 membership for the whole year – including a free helmet?

          Want to know more about it how it works?


Madison Park’s Complete Streets team invites you to our firstHubway Day
Saturday, October 8th
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
to promote access to Boston’s new bike sharing system

Join us to…
à Get your $5 membership & a FREE bike helmet!*
à Learn about bike safety & how the Hubway works.
à Take a ride on a New Balance Hubway bike!
à Enjoy raffles, refreshments, and more.

Meet at Madison Park Public Internet Center (40 Raynor Circle, near Ruggles & Tremont) for refreshments, resources, and membership sign-ups before we head to the Hubway Station at Ruggles T and take a ride together on a nearby bike path.
RSVP and spread the word on facebook:
Contact Angela to RSVP or learn more:, 617.849.6234, or 508.345.4699 (day of event).

Individuals who already have a bicycle and/or a Hubway key are encouraged to attend!
Walkers and new-bicyclists / non-bicyclists are welcome to participate, as well!

*Subsidized $5 memberships and free helmets are only available to low-income individuals (aged 17+) who qualify. Visit for details or call 1-617-534-5690 to learn more. *PLEASE NOTE: You will need to know your cell phone #, email address, and have your credit/debit card with you in order to activate your membership. If you don’t have an email address, you can create one at the event."

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