BORP News & Updates

Allegory of Geometry, 1649 Laurent de La Hyre

Exploration of Numbers in Art (Descriptive Tour)

Join us for “Numbers Tell a Story: Math in Art”, a virtually descriptive tour hosted by BORP on November 8th starting at 10:30am.  Description of Event: On November 8th, in partnership with the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, BORP’s Adventures & Outings Program will host an exploration of artwork with

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Revolution 2020 participant ready for her ride from the cycling center.

The Revolution 2021: More than what we expected!

From the Desk of Jill Gorman, Development Associate This year was my third revolution with BORP and each year has been a unique, inspiring experience. In 2019 the Revolution was held in the wine country at a new venue. Last year, because of Covid, we

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BORP Adaptive Sports and Recreation

Exploration of Disguises (Descriptive Tour)

Join us for an exploration of disguises, a virtually descriptive tour hosted by BORP on October 11th starting at 10:30am. Description of Event: On October 11th, in partnership with the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, BORP’s Adventures & Outings Program will host an exploration of artwork with docent Anne

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Hidden Stories Tour Artwork: colorful flower bouquet with large green leaves arranged in a vase placed on a marble table with a black background

Exploration of Passages (Descriptive Tour)

Join us for an exploration of passages, a virtually descriptive tour hosted by BORP on September 13th starting at 10:30am. Description of Event: On September 13th, in partnership with the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, BORP’s Adventures & Outings Program will host an exploration of artwork with docent Patricia

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Hidden Stories Tour Artwork: colorful flower bouquet with large green leaves arranged in a vase placed on a marble table with a black background

Exploration of Hidden Stories (Descriptive Tour)

Join us for an exploration of hidden stories, a virtually descriptive tour hosted by BORP on August 9th starting at 10:30am. In partnership with the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, BORP’s Adventures & Outings Program will host an exploration of hidden stories artwork with docents Lani

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David Lance Goines, Color Lithographic Poster, 2001.

Exploration of Summertime (Descriptive Tour)

On July 12th, in partnership with the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, BORP’s Adventures & Outings Program will host an exploration of summertime artwork with docents Amy Finkel, Tom Traylor and Lelia Lanctot. Each of us may have a favorite season but also enjoy every

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Woman on recumbent bike laughing as she looks at camera

Lots of Opportunities for Adaptive Cycling!

Cycling News The weather is lovely and it’s a great time to take a bike ride. Try out a bike at the BORP Adaptive Cycling Center in Berkeley, Thursday – Saturday, 9am to 5pm. You can join us on Sundays at Vasona Park in Los Gatos where we

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45 Years of BORP

45 Years of Innovation and Leadership

A Brief History of BORP by Bonnie Lewkowicz I first learned about BORP in 1978 while studying for my Recreation Therapy degree. I knew immediately that I wanted to do my internship there because it was one of the very few community sports & recreation programs for people

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kayakers on water

New Kayaking Program!

Starting in May, BORP will offer kayaking on the lake at the Cycling Center at 80 Bolivar Street in Berkeley. Available late afternoons on the first and last Saturday of the month. Times vary. Sign up by emailing cycling@borp.org or call 510-848-2930.

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