Sunday, August 27, 2023

Chicago Jazz Festival this week

 Chicago Jazz Festival is happening this week. Yeah!

Complete info here.

Thursday, August 24, 2023

Major Taylor Trail fundraising ride on 8/26

THe annual fundraising ride for the Major Taylor Trail is happening on Saturday 8/26. Major Taylor Trail Keepers is our 501(c)(3).  Funds raised go towards maintenance of public art and future improvements along the trail.

Event details:

Check in at Major Taylor trail head Dan Ryan Woods—87th and Damen
Grove 13 between Western and Damen on 87th Chicago, IL 60620 - map link

   8:00-8:30 a.m. Registration and check-in
   8:30-9:00 a.m. Tribute to Major Taylor and special presentation
   9:00 a.m. Ride starts

Cost is $35

Registration, click here.  Got questions? Email us.

Friday, August 18, 2023

Friday, August 11, 2023

Tuesday, August 1, 2023

Major Taylor Trail cleanup on Sat. 8/5

We're having a trail cleanup workday this Saturday from 9 am to noon in preparation for our fundraising ride on 8/26. Please join us if you're able.

Dress for yard work. We'll be picking up trash, trimming trees, etc. If you have work gloves, please bring those. Some will be available for those who don't have any. If you have a rake, loppers, etc., feel free to bring those along.

Sign-up link is here.  We'll meet by the Major Taylor mural where the trail meets 111th St.