More About the Fred Lippitt Woonasquatucket River Greenway:
- An Overview of the Greenway
- Woony River Ride
- Bike Routes
- Greenway Map
- Greenway Milestones
- Fred Lippitt and the Greenway Project
- Accomplishments & Plans
- Brownfields Showcase
- Show your support!
- Clean Days on the Greenway
- Merino Park Playground Build
- Red Shed Bike Shop
- River Rangers
Red Shed Bicycle Summer Camp 2017
This summer learn how to work on your bike and go on a great group ride, every weekday for a week! Or sign up for multiple weeks and learn more and ride more!
Red Shed Bike Camp is a bicycle-themed day camp for youth ages 8-13. Every day includes scenic group rides along the Woonasquatucket River, and lessons in bike mechanics, smart cycling, and environmental stewardship. Bikes, helmets and locks are provided to all campers who need them and are theirs to keep after completing a week of camp.
Weekly sessions start June 26th and continues through mid-August. Camp runs Monday-Friday from 9am-3pm and is held in Riverside Park at the Red Shed Bike Shop, 50 Aleppo Street Providence, RI 02909
- June 26 to June 30 (for beginning riders)
- July 3 to July 7 (for beginning riders; NO CAMP JULY 4)
- July 10-14
- July 17-21
- July 24-28
- July 31-August 4 (Special Advanced Camp for 12-14 year olds - Advanced Smart Cycling and Bike Mechanics)
- August 7-11
- August 14-18
NBC 10 Story about Bike Camp:
August 18, 12 to 2pm: Bike Camp Party! All 2017 campers and their families are invited. The party includes a barbecue and a bike ride. You must RSVP with Bike Camp Coordinator to attend.
Cost: $200 per week. Scholarships are available for neighborhood youth.
Scholarships: To apply for a scholarship please fill out the scholarship section at the end of the application (below). All scholarship applications must be made in person by a parent or legal guardian. To make an appointment to apply, please call 469-708-9792. There is a $5 scholarship application fee.
Refund Policy: If any week you sign up for is full, the $200 camp fee for that week will be refunded (or it can be applied to another week). If you withdraw at least one week before the start of any camp week you will receive a credit for your $200 camp fee that can be used for another week (if space is available) or used another year. If you withdraw less than one week before the start of a camp week your $200 camp fee will not be refunded and you will not receive a credit for the week.
Questions: Call 469-708-9792 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
NOTE: If you apply using the above form, you will receive a confirmation email or call. Only once you have received that confirmation email or call, send your payment in full ($200/week) to the WRWC at 45 Eagle Street, Suite 202, Providence RI 02909. This allows us to make sure there is space for your youth before you send payment.
When you bring your child to camp on the first day you’ll meet our caring trained camp staff. Be ready to fill out the emergency contact information sheet/camp liability waiver at that time.