– Photos by Bobbie Toner
SPOKES 2012 took place Saturday Sept 9 in Union Sq Plaza. The event featured free bike maintenance workshops, bicycle goods, info on bike activism and awareness, bike art and more. The Somerville Bicycle Committee lead a “Tasting Tour of Somerville” fundraising ride through the streets of Somerville at 3 p.m. followed by free bike workshops in the plaza. There was a free “bike-in movie” screening of PeeWee’s Big Adventure. Dinner and snacks sold by Lefty’s Silver Food Cart, Culinary Cruisers and the TAZA Chococycle, music and a post-event night ride through the city. The event was presented by ArtsUnion and the Somerville Arts Council.