Thursday, September 27, 2012

WBB Board Member Emily Weidner is "Living Life to the Fullest"

In the October issue of Berks Living, our own Emily Weidner appears among a remarkable group of Berks County seniors who are Living Life to the Fullest.  From the article:

Photo by Mike Noble, courtesy of Berks Living Magazine.
First, there was her baby carriage, then a scooter. By age 12, when Emily Weidner received her first bicycle, her love of wheels was evident. “Back then, you just rode,” she says, pausing to smile. “It’s such a freeing feeling. It’s so fascinating to get on a bicycle and just go.”

Now 84, Weidner has taken full advantage of her license to ride. She’s spent her lifetime on two wheels, touring states from New York to Virginia and once participating in Ride to the Sun, a popular cycling event in which riders follow a route that stretches from Minnesota to Canada.

Read the full article in Berks Living.

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