Fix-A-Flat workshops– Help teach community members and students how to overcome the most common problem to vex a cyclist: the flat tire. Queens Library will be giving away free patch kits at the end of the workshop
Long Island City Workshop
5th Street & 46th Avenue, Long Island City, Queens
Recycle-A-Bicycle has an Education & Recycling Center in Long Island City, Queens. This location is not a retail shop, but is used for building bicycles to distribute to our shops and partner school programs. Long Island City also houses our Kids Ride Club and summer job training programs. Our workshop is located at the corner of 5th Street and 46th Avenue in Long Island City, Queens.
DIRECTIONS: We are located at the corner of 5th Street and 46th Ave in Queens, a short walk from the Vernon Blvd/Jackson Ave 7 stop and the 21st Street G. Please note: our entrance is on 46th Ave, not 5th Street. Our address is on 5th Street, but the entrance is on 46th Avenue. The nearest subway stops are the Vernon Blvd/Jackson Ave 7 stop and the 21st Street G. From the 7 train get off at Vernon Blvd/Jackson Ave and exit the station at 50th Ave and Vernon Blvd and walk along Vernon 6 blocks (towards the Queensboro Bridge). Turn left onto 46th Ave, walk one block to our entrance at the corner of 46th Ave and 5th Street. 7 blocks total. From the G train, to 21st Street, exit at 21st St and 47th Ave, walk along 47th Ave towards the Manhattan skyline to Vernon Blvd. Turn right on Vernon and proceed two blocks, then make a left on 46th Ave, walk one block and enter at 46th Ave and 5th St. 5 blocks total. MAP