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World of the Motorcycle

April 24 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Bring your helmets and join us as Mark Sliwa transports us on a trip around the world… through photographs and on a motorcycle!

While not literally on a motorcycle, Mark will present a photo essay on his motorcycle camping trips around the United States, Nova Scotia, the UK, and Europe.

Mark was employed at Moto Cycle, a shop south of Ligonier that was the Bimota importer for the U.S. as well as a Ducati retailer back in the 1990s (Jay Leno was a customer in the shop’s rolodex). We will visit the world’s largest motorcycle Museum, The Barber, in Birmingham, Alabama, a $60 million museum/race track facility that is truly a wonder. Additional features include a works Paris-Dakar Cagiva desert racer, motocross racing in the Republic of Moldova, and some local rides here in Pennsylvania. Capping things off will be a review of the International Vincent Rally that is held every 4 years somewhere in the world. Ligonier was one the Rally’s stops in September, 2011.

Details

Date:
April 24
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Organizer

Mark Sliwa

Venue

Ligonier Valley Library
120 West Main Street
Ligonier, PA 15658 United States
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Phone:
724-238-6451
Website:
https://www.ligonierlibrary.org/