GO green GO healthy

Join Bates’ network of faculty and staff who carpool, vanpool, bike, and walk to work.  Each month we’ll help you get started on a greener, healthier commute.

September > Bike tune-up*bike_tune_up
Friday Sept 19, Library quad, 11am-1pm
Limited to 15 people. Sign up by emailing
*includes basic tune up and safety checks


October > Commuter breakfast
Friday Oct 10, Den, 8-9amcommunter_breakfast
Join is for a free breakfast and chance to win a $25 gas card. Meet others who live near you or on your driving route. Find  
out more about Bates’ Portland area vanpool.


November > Walking lunch & learn
Friday Nov 14, NC 221, 12-1pmwalking_lunch_learn
“Sitting is the new smoking.” Attend this lunch to learn about     all the benefits of walking and get a free fit bit (while supplies last).


December > Zipcar event
Friday Dec 5, NC 221, 12-1pmzip_car_event
us to learn about the benefits of zipcars on campus, how they work, and how to sign up. You’ll have a chance to win a free annual membership.


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