"Learn to Ride" Bike Camp


Learn to Ride” Bike Camp is a four-week program to help children develop skills to ride their bikes independently.  Bike Camp is presented free of charge to children through a grant from the Dr. Gertrude A. Barber Foundation.  Bike Camp


Bike Camp is structured to meet the needs of children and young adults with autism, Down Syndrome or other special needs but is open to any youngster in the community who is able to pedal but who has not been successful riding without training wheels.

● Children should be at least seven years and up to twenty-one years of age and able to steer and pedal.

● Participants should bring a bike and helmet, but a limited number may be available for camp use.

● Parents/guardians are requested to remain on site to observe each session.


For more information, please contact Cindy Priester at  814-878-4031 or CindyPriester@BarberInstitute.org.