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Winter Bike Movie — Rising From Ashes

February 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

It’s the annual Winter Bike Movie at the Normal Theater. This year we’re showing “Rising from Ashes,” an inspiring, feature-length documentary about the first Rwandan national cycling team in their bid to make history and represent their country at the 2012 Olympics. Competing in a sport typically reserved for the privileged, a rag tag group of cyclists coached by the first American to ride in the Tour de France, are transformed into a powerful symbol of hope for a country recovering from one of the world’s most devastating genocides.

You can see the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXfq0DxS4KM

As always, the event is FREE and donations will be accepted and split between Bike BloNo and the West Bloomington Bike Co-Op!

Details

Date:
February 12
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Mercy Davison
Phone:
309-454-9590
Email:
mdavison@normal.org

Venue

Normal Theater
209 W North Street
Normal, IL 61761 United States
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