On May 20, thousands of Brooklynites (and friends!) will hop on a bike and head to their local public library to celebrate and support these magnificent community institutions. Be one of them!

Register today for the Brooklyn Public Library’s 5th Annual Bike the Branches.

Enter the code "gothamist" for 25% off adult registration!

During Bike the Branches, every branch will welcome you, and give you a place to gather, recharge and enjoy the diversity and strength of our beloved borough.

Riders who visit the most branches can win amazing prizes, like a Brompton NYC Edition bike and bag! Plus both riders AND attendees can take part in hundreds of fun, FREE homecoming events such as story time, scavenger hunts, musical performances and more.

The full list of tours and homecoming events is available online. Here are some of our favorites:



Sign up now and get a free bike light courtesy of Zipcar!

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