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Join us for tea time! From an earthy jasmine green to dark red hibiscus---learn what makes each cup of tea so unique in taste and so beneficial to our health. Sample year-round favorites and unlock the power that comes from fresh brewed tea at this FREE class given by our Nutritional Health Coach, Kylee Schuler! [...]
Thu, Sep 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
What's so nutritious about turmeric, anyway? And why is it called "The Spice of Life?" We'll answer everything from turmeric's health benefits to what supplemental forms are best at this FREE class given by our Nutritional Health Coach, Kylee Schuler. [...]
Thu, Sep 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source

GSCRA Forms Membership Committee

Meeting on Friday, October 7, 4-5p.m.
Riviera Supper Club & Piano Bar

If you have always wanted to become involved with the chamber, now is your chance! The chamber is still has room for a couple more chamber members to join a new Glenwood Springs Chamber Membership Committee. The main focus of the committee will be to recruit new members into the chamber by prospecting, developing outreach strategies, and implementing new programs and [...]

Thu, Sep 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Join us at the W.I.N. Meeting Wednesday, October 26!
4th Annual W.I.N. Business Trade Fair

Hosted by The Glenwood Springs Library

You're invited to attend this month's W.I.N. meeting on Wednesday, October 26th for the 4th Annual W.I.N. Business Trade Fair hosted by The Glenwood Springs Public Library
When: Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
Time: 7:15 am - 9:00 am
Where: The Glenwood Springs Library - Community Meeting Room


Attend this October's W.I.N. meeting to meet local business [...]

Thu, Sep 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Glenwood Springs' Community on the Move Committee Invites You to a Media Conference

Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 2:30 PM at the corner of 6th & Pine (parking lot of former Mountain Sports Outlet).

Join us at the site of the Gateway to Glenwood -- one of the projects outlined for bonding in the A&I 1-Cent sales tax renewal effort.

Mayor Mike Gamba, Community on the Move leadership and supporters will be on hand with visuals of identified projects.

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Thu, Sep 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Osage Gardens Pumpkin Patch

Hunt for your favorite pumpkin in our giant pumpkin field.
- Hay Maze
- Strawbale Mountain
- Farm Store
- Sand Box
- Feed the Chickens

Open every day October 1-31.

Hours: M-F 11-6/ Sat. & Sun. 9-5

Activities are free. Pumpkins are sold by the pound. [...]
Thu, Sep 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Well Cooper Comrades, we promised 3-4 gin tastings this summer so here's #3. I know I'm about one week late for summer, but as you will see from this tasting, gin is not for the summer only. Read the tasting notes at cooperwineandspirits.com/blog/ “Oh my God, I had no idea it could be like this!” These have been the common words spoken at the first two gin tastings and I'm not surprised. Many consumers have [...]
Thu, Sep 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Well Cooper Comrades, we promised 3-4 gin tastings this summer so here's #3. I know I'm about one week late for summer, but as you will see from this tasting, gin is not for the summer only. Read the tasting notes at cooperwineandspirits.com/blog/ “Oh my God, I had no idea it could be like this!” These have been the common words spoken at the first two gin tastings and I'm not surprised. Many consumers have [...]
Thu, Sep 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Election Cheat Sheet

Understanding the 2016 ballot beyond Clinton vs. Trump

You're invited to join us on

Monday, October 10, 12-1:30 p.m. at the Limelight Hotel in the Monarch Room
355 S. Monarch St., Aspen, CO 81611

Lunch will be provided. RSVP required.

2016 is a big ballot year. In addition to the presidential and congressional elections, there are nine statewide questions and numerous local initiatives on the ballot in Colorado. Rather than not voting on the questions you don't [...]

Thu, Sep 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, is hosting its second annual Mountain Fall Festival Oct. 1 - 30 with a pumpkin patch, fall photo opportunities, and food and drink specials. There's even more fun on Saturdays from noon to 5 p.m. with hayrides, family-friendly games, face painting and pumpkin decorating. The park features several vantage points with panoramic views of the fall colors in Glenwood Canyon and the Roaring Fork Valley. The tram, the [...]
Tue, Sep 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, On Saturday, Oct. 22, from noon to 5 p.m., guests can ride the tram and enjoy live Oktoberfest music free with the donation of a canned food item for the Lift-Up food bank. Local band Alpine Echo features Bill Rill on drums and vocals; John Pataky on accordion, drums and vocals; Joe Pologar on horns and vocals; and Gerhard Rill on strings, keyboards, accordion, horns, drums, bells and [...]
Tue, Sep 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, On Saturday, Oct. 22, from noon to 5 p.m., guests can ride the tram and enjoy live Oktoberfest music free with the donation of a canned food item for the Lift-Up food bank. Local band Alpine Echo features Bill Rill on drums and vocals; John Pataky on accordion, drums and vocals; Joe Pologar on horns and vocals; and Gerhard Rill on strings, keyboards, accordion, horns, drums, bells and [...]
Tue, Sep 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Jul
4
Fri
The Boogie’s Buddy Race @ Downtown Aspen
Jul 4 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am

Kick off the Fourth of July with one of Aspen’s most popular traditions: the Buddy Program’s annual Boogie’s Diner Buddy 5-Mile Race and 1-Mile Family Walk! Voted “Best Organized Race” by the Aspen Times in the past, this event provides funding to support more than 600 local youth from Aspen to Parachute, Colorado through mentoring and other vital youth services.  

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Jul
24
Thu
JAS Cafe Summer Series @ Little Nell Hotel
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – Jul 25 @ 9:15 pm
JAS Cafe Summer Series @ Little Nell Hotel | Aspen | Colorado | United States

Django Reinhardt performs live @ The Little Nell Hotel!

Intimate performances featuring world-class jazz artists from around the globe in the downstairs room at the Little Nell Hotel.

Django Reinhardt NY Festival – A celebration of the music of legendary gypsy jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt

Jul
26
Sat
Aspen/Snowmass Ride for the Cure @ Rio Grande Park in Aspen, CO
Jul 26 all-day
Aspen/Snowmass Ride for the Cure @ Rio Grande Park in Aspen, CO

Ride the Rockies in support of Susan G. Komen breast cancer awareness and research in western Colorado.

Choose your challenge: century, metric century and 30-mile routes available. Fundraising is required. Team Komen provides all of the coaching, training, travel opportunities and fundraising support necessary for a life-changing experience. Rio Grande Park.

Susan G. Komen Aspen Race for the Cure
Jul 26 all-day
Susan G. Komen Aspen Race for the Cure

Let’s fight against breast cancer together…come join us on Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at Rio Grande Park!

  • Adults 5K Run/Walk $35
  • Timed 5K (all ages) $45
  • Youth (4-18) 5K Run/Walk $25
  • Seniors (65 and older) 5K Run/Walk $25
  • Timed 10K Run/Walk (all ages) $45
  • Paws for the Cure /Family Fun 1-mile Walk (all ages) $35
  • Sleep in for the Cure (all ages) $25
  • Children 3 and under are FREE! (require registration though)

Our goal is to have more than 1,000 participants at the 2014 Race. Help us meet our goal and if each participant raised $100 each, we could raise $100,000 for breast cancer research and programs! Learn more about fundraising programs.

Get a Team together and enter for these prize categories: Biggest Fundraising Team, Pinkest Team, Biggest Survivor Team, Biggest Sleep- In Team & Farthest Traveled Team! Learn more about teams.

Walk-In Registration Information

Friday, July 18, 2014
Noon pm – 5 pm: Walk-in Registration at Taylor Creek Fly Shops in Basalt
10:30 am – 5:30 pm: Walk-in Registration at Glenwood Sports in Glenwood Springs

Saturday, July 19, 2014
10 am – 4 pm: Walk-in Registration at Basalt Bike & Ski in Willits

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
11 am – 6 pm: Walk-in Registration at Aspen Sports in Aspen
11 am – 6 pm: Walk-in Registration at City Market in El Jebel

Thursday, July 24, 2014
11 am – 6 pm: Walk-in Registration at Aspen Sports in Aspen
11 am – 6 pm: Walk-in Registration at City Market in El Jebel

Friday, July 25, 2014
11 am – 5 pm: Walk-in Registration at Aspen Sports in Aspen

Aspen Arts Festival @ Monarch Street & Durant Avenue in Aspen, CO
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Aspen Arts Festival @ Monarch Street & Durant Avenue in Aspen, CO

Aspen is one of Colorado’s favorite year-round resort areas. It offers a profound history an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities, an array of cultural activities, pleasant climate and gorgeous natural scenery. Aspen is a magnificent stimulant for fun and adventure, providing a grand assortment of events- in any season.

Previously held in Wagner Park, the festival has moved to Monarch Street in between Durant Ave and Main St. Showcasing an all-star line-up of the nation’s finest artists, the Downtown Aspen Art Festival will provide you an exclusive opportunity to experience a broad range of phenomenal creations ranging from life-size sculptures, photography, glass, paintings, ceramics, one-of-a-kind jewelry, and mixed media. Take in fabulous views of Downtown Aspen, grab a delicious bite at a local eatery, and purchase original artwork from the artists themselves, as you enjoy this weekend of visual inspiration.

The featured giveaway for this show is a Cattail Reed piece by Cheryl Ward, valued at $400.00, measured at 18″x18″, named “Green Mottled Prairie Grass.” To register to win, stop by Cheryl’s booth at the show. Learn more about all of Cheryl’s work by visiting www.wardartstudio.com

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet and Batoto Yetu, Dance for Kids @ Aspen District Theatre
Jul 26 @ 4:00 pm
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet and Batoto Yetu, Dance for Kids @ Aspen District Theatre | Aspen | Colorado | United States

Generously underwritten by The Lewis Family / Morgridge Family Foundation / Embrey Family Foundation.

For the second year, this acclaimed cultural exchange program brings together children from the renowned Harlem-based Batoto Yetu, and the award-winning Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Folklórico to celebrate the rich traditional dances of Africa and Mexico. This performance is emblematic of Aspen Santa Fe Ballet’s continuing commitment to preserving and providing access to dance heritage. Come and be inspired by the commitment, talent, and unforgettable energy of these young performers.

“[Batoto Yetu] is full of professional discipline and zest!” 
– The New York Times

Jul
27
Sun
Aspen Arts Festival @ Monarch Street & Durant Avenue in Aspen, CO
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Aspen Arts Festival @ Monarch Street & Durant Avenue in Aspen, CO

Aspen is one of Colorado’s favorite year-round resort areas. It offers a profound history an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities, an array of cultural activities, pleasant climate and gorgeous natural scenery. Aspen is a magnificent stimulant for fun and adventure, providing a grand assortment of events- in any season.

Previously held in Wagner Park, the festival has moved to Monarch Street in between Durant Ave and Main St. Showcasing an all-star line-up of the nation’s finest artists, the Downtown Aspen Art Festival will provide you an exclusive opportunity to experience a broad range of phenomenal creations ranging from life-size sculptures, photography, glass, paintings, ceramics, one-of-a-kind jewelry, and mixed media. Take in fabulous views of Downtown Aspen, grab a delicious bite at a local eatery, and purchase original artwork from the artists themselves, as you enjoy this weekend of visual inspiration.

The featured giveaway for this show is a Cattail Reed piece by Cheryl Ward, valued at $400.00, measured at 18″x18″, named “Green Mottled Prairie Grass.” To register to win, stop by Cheryl’s booth at the show. Learn more about all of Cheryl’s work by visiting www.wardartstudio.com

Jul
28
Mon
11th Annual Vince Gill & Amy Grant Gala & Golf Classic @ St. Regis Aspen Resort
Jul 28 – Jul 29 all-day
11th Annual Vince Gill & Amy Grant Gala & Golf Classic @ St. Regis Aspen Resort | Aspen | Colorado | United States

For the past ten years, the Vince Gill & Amy Grant Gala and Golf Classic has been an overwhelming success for Challenge Aspen as the cornerstone of our annual fundraising efforts. The event is hosted by Grammy Award winners Vince Gill and Amy Grant, friends of Vince and Amy, disabled athletes and wounded veterans. Featuring two days of musical and golf excellence, the Classic provides an unforgettable experience. Proceeds benefit Challenge Aspen, providing year-round recreational, educational and cultural experiences for anyone with a cognitive or physical disability.

Monday, July 28th, 2014
Enjoy a cocktail reception followed by dinner and an evening filled with exceptional, one of a kind live auction items and experiences. The highlight of the event will be a musical performance by Vince Gill, Amy Grant and friends. The gala will be held at the beautiful St. Regis Aspen Resort. Guests will include Challenge Aspen supporters, Aspen philanthropists and special VIP’s. The event will honor injured service members as well as participants of Challenge Autism and Challenge  Aspen REC programs (recreational, educational and cultural programs).

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
Tee off with Vince, Amy, and special friends for a day of amazing golf at the private Snowmass Club Golf Course. Foursomes will be paired up in a scramble format for this James Engh designed course. Experience the challenges of the course and the surprises that await as local Aspen restaurants provide sumptuous treats and beverages on course all day long. The all-inclusive event offers complimentary treats, player gifts, pro clinics and exhibitions, and a post event awards party.

Theatre Aspen’s Summer Splash @ Hurst Theatre
Jul 28 all-day
Theatre Aspen's Summer Splash @ Hurst Theatre | Aspen | Colorado | United States

Theatre Aspen’s first-ever Summer Splash is an exclusive party benefitting Theatre Aspen School!

Jul
31
Thu
Win a KSPN VIP Pass to ArtAspen! @ Aspen Ice Garden
Jul 31 – Aug 3 all-day
Win a KSPN VIP Pass to ArtAspen! @ Aspen Ice Garden

Register to win a FREE VIP PASS to ArtAspen from July 31st until August 3rd!

All you have to do is go to http://kspnaa14.eventbrite.com/ and click “register” to enter to win.

VIP PASS Gives You and a Guest Access To:

Unlimited entrance to the fair July 31-Aug 3
Opening Night Preview Thu July 31, 5-9pm


Fair Hours:

Thursday July 31, 5-9pm
Friday Aug 1, 11am-8pm
Saturday Aug 2, 11am-8pm
Sunday Aug 3, 11am-6pm

Your complimentary VIP PASS admits you and one guest to Opening Night Preview on Thursday Aug 31, 5-9pm. Aspen Peak’s Sneak Peak +10th Anniversary Bash. Benefits Aspen Valley Ski & Snowboard Club. Enjoy complimentary wine. Unlimited entry to the fair throughout the weekend.