Pima County Public Library is proud to present its first-ever community bike ride, Tour de Biblio
. The weather is perfect, so dust off your bike and go riding.
Tour de Biblio - Southside Ride
Friday, February 22
from 9:15–11:30 am
The ride will begin downtown at Joel D. Valdez Main Library
then we'll hit the streets and head over to the newly-remodeled Sam Lena-South Tucson Library
. From there, we'll pedal our way to the Santa Rosa Library
, a hidden gem nestled in Barrio Santa Rosa.
Tour de Biblio - Midtown Ride
Saturday, March 9
from 9:15 am–1 pm
This second, longer event will begin at Himmel Park Library
, where we'll explore the Fontana Bike Boulevard leading to Woods Memorial Library
. The tour will continue on to Martha Cooper Library
and back to Himmel Park along the 3rd St/University Bike Boulevard.
Each of these events require registration,
which can be completed on the Library's website
or via Infoline at (520) 791-4010.
A few things to note
For each event the Library will provide snacks and water, a safe route, and an introduction to riding in a group.
Before you arrive
Riders will need to bring and wear their own helmets.
Any rider under the age of 18 must ride with a parent or guardian.
A waiver will need to be signed the day of the tour by all participants.
More exciting news!
In partnership with our friends at Living Streets Alliance
, the Library will host free Bike Repair clinics the day before each event: Thursday, February 21
for Southside Ride and Friday, March 8
for Midtown Ride. They'll bring the tools and replacement parts, you bring the bike that needs help. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.