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Bike Repair 101

November 20, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Bike Repair 101 – Want to learn how to change a flat tire, or patch a tube?  What do you do if your brakes are rubbing on your tire or the chain falls off your bike?  Come to the Brookline Teen Center Makerspace to learn bike repair basics from a professional mechanic.  The outline for the six week class is:

1: Bike anatomy, disassemble and identify major components.
2: Tires and Wheels, fix a flat
3: Cables and common wear items.
4: Drive System, chains and shifting
5: Brakes, cleaning and adjustments
6: Bearings, identifications and evaluations of bearing types

  • This class meets for 6 Tuesdays from 3:30-5:00PM in the BTC Makerspace, beginning October 16th and ending November 20th (10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20).
  • Class is capped at 4 students, and open to BTC members in grades 6-8.
  • There is a $50 fee for this class, and students must be BTC members.
  • To register, click here.  If you have questions please email George at gzahka@brooklineteencenter.org.


November 20, 2018
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Event Category:


BTC Programming


Brookline Teen Center
40 Aspinwall Avenue
Brookline, 02446 United States
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