The 2013 Seedling Trees for Conservation program is wrapping up for the season. Seedlings are grown at the Colorado State Forest Service Nursery in Fort Collins and are made available to Summit County property owners through the Colorado State University Extension office in Frisco.
Orders for seedlings must be received by the office on or before Friday. Seedlings will be delivered to Frisco for pick-up on May 1 and 2.
For more information or to download an order form, visit the www.co.summit.co.us/Extension, or call the extension office at (970) 668-3595.
Have you ever wanted to learn how to successfully compost in the high country? Be a worm farmer? Make the best soil for your garden? Reduce the waste in your home kitchen? High Country Conservation Center and Colorado Mountain College are proud to present the 2013 Master Mountain Composter Program. Starting Tuesday through April 25, MMC classes will run from 5:30-7 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the CMC campus in Breckenridge. Applications are now available at www.highcountry
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In celebration of Copper Mountain's 40th Anniversary, the Copper Mountain Resort Association, Team Summit Colorado, the "Old" Ex-Employee Committee and Copper Mountain Resort/Powdr Corp invite you to join them for a community reunion, to include pancake breakfast, fun ski day and an extraordinary evening with a catered dinner, silent/verbal auctions, live music, not-to-be-missed presentations and more. A portion of the events and related proceeds will benefit Chuck ("CJ") Julin (employee #116).
Friday, Apres' - informal social/cocktail Various restaurants around Burning Stones Plaza.
Saturday, 8a.m. to 8 p.m. - Registration at Copper Station - Ground floor must register to obtain $37 lift ticket price.
Saturday, 8-9:30 a.m. - Pancake Breakfast, Copper Mountain Metro District building. Cost: $10 per person, can pre-register or pay at breakfast.
Saturday, 1-2 p.m. - NASTAR Race - Benefit participants will be able to fill out a card at registration; Racers will then turn in their registration card at the shack and get a bib there. NASTAR donations are $10 for two runs, $17 Unlimited, or $6 for one run.
Saturday, 5-10 p.m. - Silent Auction and Dinner at Copper Station's Grand Hall. Cost: $45 in advance, $55 day of, based on availability.
Sunday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Skiing and riding on your own.