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Photos from Woonsocket Riverfest

By Rachel Playe



Recycle-a-Bike valeted festival-goers' bicycles

Loading a bike onto RIPTA bike racks was demonstrated 

Rhode Island chalk artists gathered to make multiple chalk murals at River Island Park.


A 400 Watt bike generator was onsite to explain the engineering behind bike-powered batteries

Northbridge, MA resident Michael Sasseville held a light powered by bicycle-generated electricity.


Woonsocket Mayor Leo Fontaine addressed the crowd with a fifteen foot sharrow stencil behind him.

Extraordinary Rendition: the non-torture kind.


Participants made peace flags and hung them at the park.








Jewelry, found art, environmental and health booths brought a festive atmosphere.

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