Saturday, April 18, 2015

Revolution Brewing Company is a delicious craft brewery located just a mile away. Every year they come out with at least 50 new beers, and they have a nice restaurant with tasty inventive food as well.

Coming up soon is the jive and drink event by Revolution with Mucca Pazza, the eclectic punk rock marching band from Chicago.
April 20 at 8:30pm  
2323 N. Milwaukee

Revolution also brings in top researchers to lecture about evolution in a unique series.
Upcoming topics:
Microbes- April 22, 6:30pm
Ecosystems- April 29
Cities- May 6
$18 Tickets include beer and snacks
2323 N. Milwaukee Ave. 

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Bicycling Around Chicago

Chicago has a reputation as one of the best large cities in the U.S. for bicycling. In Chicago there are currently more than 200 miles of on-street protected bike lanes, and many miles of off-street paths as well. The 18.5-mile Lakefront trail is a favorite place to bike in the summer.
Whether you need to acquire a bike, rent a bike or  fix up your old ride, there are lots of options near Ray's.

Our neighbors, West Town Bikes offer bike building classes and they also have an open shop night. 2459 W. Division St.

 BFF Bikes offer training rides, clinics and an all-women racing team in addition to a selection of bikes! 2113 W. Armitage

Village Cycle, named Chicago's "best" bike shop, has a complete inventory of Trek bikes, incredible service,quality and pricing.
1337 N. Wells

Some other shops nearby:
1527 N. Ashland

1900 W. North

1375 N. Milwaukee