Author Archive for jasonx

Event Calendar

Hey everyone, Sometime in the past few days our event calendar crashed. We’ve tried reactivating it to get it working, but that hasn’t worked. We are working on getting it back going. Until that time, for those of you that…

Job Openings at Back Alley Bikes

Hey everyone, If you aren’t at our Open House today and are interested in working here, then the internet is the second best place to be – good job on being here. If you want to work here, you fall…

Open House tomorrow!

Hey everyone, This is just a reminder. We are having our Open House tomorrow, Saturday April 26th from 3:30pm-6:30pm. You are invited!!!!!!

Things to know for this weekend (18/April/14)

Hey everyone, Here are a few things to point out about this weekend: Sunday’s Adult Mechanic Class is happening. So there is a Christian holiday this weekend. There are a lot of Christians in Detroit and our country, so chances…

Open House and Garage Sale

Greetings everyone, So it is April and spring is here! This means that things are going to start accelerating at Back Alley Bikes. We’ll be hiring summer staff, expanding our programming, having more events and riding our bikes! To help…

Youth Voices Needed!

Our friend Todd Scott tipped us off to an opportunity for the youth that come to our shop. So if you are one of our youth participants or a family member of, please consider the following information. Coming up (date…

Today in available bike jobs (1/April/14)

Hey Everyone, I got this job description sent to me from our friends at Southwest Rides: Bikes and Boards. This is a cool organization that I’ve volunteered with in the past. They are looking for someone to run their new…

Detroit Bike City Special Mechanic Class

This is the week! This Thursday starts North American Bicycle Week; an event put together by Detroit Bike City. Click on that North American Bicycle Week link above to check out the full schedule of everything happening and get involved!…

Youth Bike Summit Experience by Ian Easton

So you read the post by Omari talking about his experience at the Youth Bike Summit. Up next is Ian. I spoke with Ian after he sent in his writing and he expressed that the Sunday visioning session to end…