As mentioned in the previous article Sugunami Green Cycle are open to customers for 3 days each month but their timetable is a little unpredictable. Yesterday my wife was in the area and she stopped by to ask if they had an open day calendar for the upcoming months, indeed they do, and here it is:
|May 2009||18 (Mon.)||19 (Tues.)||20 (Wed.)|
|June 2009||15 (Mon.)||16 (Tues.)||17 (Wed.)|
|July 2009||21 (Tues.)||22 (Wed.)||23 (Thurs.)|
|August 2009||17 (Mon.)||18 (Tues.)||19 (Wed.)|
|September 2009||14 (Mon.)||15 (Tues.)||16 (Wed.)|
|October 2009||19 (Mon.)||20 (Tues.)||21 (Wed.)|
|November 2009||16 (Mon.)||17 (Tues.)||18 (Wed.)|
|December 2009||14 (Mon.)||15 (Tues.)||16 (Wed.)|
|January 2010||18 (Mon.)||19 (Tues.)||20 (Wed.)|
|February 2010||15 (Mon.)||16 (Tues.)||17 (Wed.)|
|March 2010||15 (Mon.)||16 (Tues.)||17 (Wed.)|
On the days listed above Suginami Green Cycle is open from 11am to 4pm, and these are the only days you can purchase second hand bicycles, but you're free to drop in a few days before the sale to check out their stock.
Suginami Green Cycle and is located at Eifuku 2-1-11 just 10 minutes walk from Eifuku Station on the Keio Inokashira line or Shimotakaido on the Keio line. Call 03-3327-2287 for more information.
Staffed by friendly bicycle loving retirees giving something back to the community Suginami Green Cycle is definitely worth a visit if you're in the market for a second hand bicycle in Tokyo.