Event calendar

Recycle Your Bicycle at Hidden Oaks

Event information

Date: Saturday, April 8, 2023

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: All ages.

Contact: 815-722-4121

Location: Hidden Oaks Nature Center


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Photo courtesy of Working Bikes

Event details

This ongoing program runs from Saturday, April 4, to Sunday, April 30. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays to Saturdays and noon to 4 p.m. Sundays.

Clean out the garage and make a difference by recycling your bicycle! The Forest Preserve District is collecting for Working Bikes, an organization that refurbishes and distributes bikes globally to individuals with disabilities in developing countries for transportation. No bike is too old or rusty! All bike parts are accepted.

Event requirements

No registration required.

The bike drop is located on the north side of the parking lot, designated with a flag and a sign. The surface is flat and accessible. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.