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J-Cycle III: A Bike Tour of Historic Northwest Jewish Detroit

August 18, 2013 @ 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

 

Sunday August 18, 2013 

Jcycle III is sold out!

Thank you for your interest in our fantastic event.  More than 200 riders registered for the event, a few more than our capacity. Please join us in 2014!  Watch your emails for a Save the Date notification sometime this winter.

If you are interested in touring NW Detroit by bus, join us on September 22 for a bus tour of the area.  

J-cycle is a bicycle tour designed to celebrate the Jewish history of and the exciting developments happening in and around Detroit. Palmer Park will be the site of our morning kick-off and picnic lunch for this 14-mile long, easy-to-ride route that will include eight, docent-narrated stops.  Cyclists of all abilities will travel along the tree-lined streets of Sherwood Forest and see the gardens of two homes in Palmer Woods.  Our route explores the University District and Bagley area, past the new Mumford High School and along the Avenue of Fashion. Cyclists will also see the former JCC and former synagogues such as Temple Israel, Adat Shalom and Ahavas Achim. 

Pre-registration is required.  All riders must wear helmets.
Rider Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.
First groups will depart at 9:00 a.m.  
Lunch following the ride in Palmer Park (Kosher)

Details

Date:
August 18, 2013
Time:
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Venue

Palmer Park (Gatliff Memorial Swimming Pool area)
970 Merrill Plaisance St.
Detroit , MI 48203
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Organizer

Jewish Historical Society
Phone:
248-432-5517
Email:
info@michjewishhistory.org
Website:
www.michjewishhistory.org