Thanks again to everyone who joined us for the end of the year social on Tuesday! It is always fun to have so many passionate BCyclers in the same room enjoying each other's company. As Winter station closures continue, make sure to check back here on the BCycle blog to keep tabs on your favorite B Stations! In the meantime, look at the events below and #ridethered to check them out!
Thursday | December 10, 2015
UW Women’s Basketball vs. Florida
Location: Kohl Center (601 W. Dayton St)
Nearest BCycle Stations: W. Washington & Regent St. (677 W. Washington St.), N. Park & Spring St.
“Come take in some great basketball and cheer on the Badgers at the Kohl Center!”
Location: Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center (One John Nolen Drive)
Nearest BCycle Station: W. Wilson & MLK (22 West Wilson Street), E. Wilson & MLK (38 East Wilson Street)
“In this series, we learn to use yoga postures and breath as gateways to the richness of the present moment. We explore a set of simple yet profound yoga and mindfulness practices to nourish the body, to bring peace to the mind and to open the heart. This series is perfect for those who are new to yoga and mindfulness, as well as experienced practitioners who are interested in deepening their practice. Please bring your yoga mat, if you have one, and a sense of curiosity!”
Olbrich's Holiday Express: Flower and Model Train Show
Cost: $3 - $5
Time: 10am - 4pm
Location: 3330 Atwood Avenue
Nearest BCycle Station: Olbrich Gardens (3330 Atwood Avenue)
"Members of the Wisconsin Garden Railway Society come from all over the state to show off their large-scale model trains during Olbrich's Holiday Express. You'll see different trains, depending on the day. Elaborate models of space cruisers, pirate ships, Victorian homes and more take up residence along the tracks in an exciting display of engineering and imagination."
Wingra Woodwind Quintet
Location: Mosse Humanities Building
Nearest BCycle Stations: Memorial Union (699 N. Park Street), N. Lake St. @ University Ave. (381 N. Lake St.), Hawthorne Ct & State Street (619 State Street)
“Since its formation in 1965, the Wingra Woodwind Quintet at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has established a tradition of artistic and teaching excellence in the field of music, and an ambitious commitment to the Wisconsin Idea. Current members include Stephanie Jutt, flute; Marc Vallon, bassoon; Kostas Tiliakos, oboe; and welcoming new members Wesley Warnhoff, clarinet; and Joanna Schulz, horn.”
Friday | December 11, 2015
Lunch Time Yoga
Time: 12pm – 12:45pm
Location: One N. Picnkney , Madison, WI 53703
Nearest BCycle Stations: Wisconsin & E. Mifflin (117 Wisconsin Avenue).
“Start feeling happier and healthier with this relaxing, body-strengthening yoga session in DreamBank’s inspiring space! Led by Cindy Weber, owner of Cinergy Fitness, this bi-weekly class offers a unique opportunity to merge your dreams with your yoga practice. It’s a combination designed to help you achieve a renewed attitude of mindfulness and gratitude. Yoga newbie? No worries.”
Dueling Pianos at the Ivory Room
Time: Begins at 7pm – 2am
Location: The Ivory Room Piano Bar (116 W. Mifflin Street)
Nearest BCycle Station: Wisconsin & E. Mifflin (117 Wisconsin Avenue),
W. Mifflin @ Central Library (126 W. Mifflin Street)
“Join us at The Ivory Room for Dueling Pianos featuring Piano Fondue! Show goes until 2am.”
Saturday | December 12, 2015
Dane County Farmers’ Market *** New Location ***
Cost: Free to walk around!
Time: 7:30am - 12pm
Location: Monona Terrace Convention Center
Nearest BCycle Station: W. Wilson & MLK (22 West Wilson), E. Wilson & MLK (38 East Wilson)
“Over 70 selling members have reserved stalls at the Monona Terrace. In addition to pastries, cheese, meats, and honey, you can get your holiday fixin’s and gifts from local producers.”