We’re SPRING’N into Events and Volunteer Opportunities!

With Spring comes warm weather, a lot of cycling, reading and outdoor events! We have a great line-up of Events and Volunteer Events coming up including:

April Book Delivery
Volunteer cyclists and readers are still needed for our upcoming book delivery to Glenview Elementary School on Tuesday, April 2nd from 12:00pm – 2:00pm in Nashville. Location meet-up: Seven Oaks Park (3474 McGavock Pike). *Note: this route will be slightly more challenging than others so the more volunteers the better! Learn more and sign up to register HERE.


“Bootcamp for Books”
Trainer Bre Hollie will be hosting a FREE WORKOUT in Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park on Saturday, April 7th at 2:00pm in support of Ride for Reading. This will be a family-friendly workout event in the park! Get a workout in & support a local nonprofit! Bring books, bring monetary donations or just bring yourself! RSVP and learn more details HERE.


M.L Rose Charity Night
After a great outdoor “Bootcamp for Books” workout with Trainer Bre Hollie, join us for post-workout food and drinks at M.L.Rose Craft Beer & Burgers – Capitol View (421 11th Ave. N) on Sunday, April 7th from 4-7pm for a Charity Night benefiting Ride for Reading. M.L Rose will be donating 20% of ALL proceeds back to Ride for Reading to support future programming and book deliveries! Learn more or RSVP HERE. Invite your friends, family, neighbors and colleagues to join you!


East Nashville Beer Fest
Rhizome Productions hosts their 9th Annual East Nashville Beer Fest, presented by 3 Crow Bar and benefiting Ride for Reading, at East Park on Saturday, April 13th from 12-5pm. Buy your tickets HERE or sign up to volunteer for the event HERE.


Gravel Revival
MOAB Bike Shop presents GRAVEL REVIVAL on May 4-5, 2019. All proceeds benefiting Ride for Reading. Gravel/Dirt Fondo Festival for all levels of cyclists with plenty of overnight camping available. Learn more about this epic 2-day family-friendly event and buy your tickets HERE by March 31 to guarantee a t-shirt or sign up to volunteer for this event HERE. Don’t miss this weekend of Camping, Food, Beer, Music, Kids Zone & lots of gravel in Hickman County! 


National Ride for Reading Week
SAVE THE DATE for our National Ride for Reading Week local Nashville delivery on Friday, May 10th to Fall-Hamilton Elementary. This will be our biggest delivery of the year with many great things planned! More exciting details to come – stay tuned! National RfR Week city updates will be posted HERE.