MAINTENANCE CLASSES

​Taught by our shop mechanics, this introductory class is split into four, two-hour evening sessions (6-8pm) each month. The cost of the class is $120, including an annual membership to the Collective*. Please bring your own bike to these sessions.

What You'll Learn
  • Differences between kinds of bikes

  • Names of bicycle parts and their functions

  • Introduction to bicycle-specific tools

  • How to repair a flat tire 

  • Brake and derailleur cable adjustments

  • How to true a wheel

  • How to take care of and maintain your bike in your daily life

*If you are already a Collective member, your membership with be renewed and you will receive a new membership card during the class session.

Class sizes are small and sign up is on a first come, first serve basis. If posted sessions are full and you are interested in joining a future class, email info@dsmbikecollective.org to be placed on a waitlist. An email will be sent out to all waitlisted persons before new sessions are available.

NOTE: Signing up for the wait list will not guarantee your spot, only provide advanced notice. 

506 E. 6th Street, Suite 100, Des Moines, IA 50309

515.288.8022