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Summit County events calendar: 10-8-13

A&E

Arts Alive

Breckenridge, every day

11 a.m., 500 S. Main St. La Cima Mall Breckenridge Co. Arts Alive is still enjoying the artist’s inspiration from the fall colors. The show will be hanging during the month of October. The gallery is also showing the beautiful jewelry made by artist Yvonne Kuennen. There is an artist in the gallery daily to talk about the work. Call 970 453-0450.

Free Glassblowing Demonstrations

Dillon, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays

2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Gatherhouse, 110 Second Ave., Frisco. Watch John Hudnut and the crew transform 2000-degree molten glass into pieces of art. Great for all ages. Classes also available. Call 970-485-2909.

Country/Swing Dance Email List

Dillon, every day

6 p.m., Summit County. If you would like to be included in Silverthorne and Dillon’s Country Dance email list please send an email to: letsdanceemail@gmail.com and we will add you to our list. Dances are held in Dillon and Silverthorne throughout the year. Don’t miss out on the fun. Sign up for notifications today. Call 970-262-3403.

Free Texas Hold’em Tournament

Frisco, October 8

7 p.m. - 2 a.m., Jonny-G’s Bar, Nightclub & Pizzeria, Frisco. Like Poker? We offer Frisco’s only poker night with 2 no entry fee Texas Hold’em tournaments. Games are at 7 p.m. — 10 p.m. Play to win great prizes and enjoy great food and drink specials. Call 970-668-5442.

Ladies Night w/Karaoke Hosted by El Jefe!

Dillon, Oct. 8

9 p.m. - 2 a.m., BuckMoor’s @ 119 E Labonte Dr in Downtown Dillon!. Every Tuesday is Ladies Night at BuckMoors!! $1 Well Drinks and $1 Drafts all night for ladies! High Energy Karaoke hosted by Summit County’s Finest DJ, El Jefe!! Call 970-468-2006.

Ladies Night

Frisco, Oct. 9

9 p.m. - 2 a.m., Jonny-G’s Bar, Nightclub & Pizzeria. Frisco’s only and longest running Ladies Night goes down every Wednesday night. The dance floor is packed with DJ Crisp spinnin new — old school hip hop and more. No cover. Call 970-668-5442.

Bingo

Silverthorne, Oct. 9

6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m., 1321 Blue River Pkwy, Silverthorne. Fun for the whole family. Win cash prizes- $10 buy-in plus $1 progressive card. Support the local Elks Lodge charities and events. Featuring Jackpot Progressive Blackout game, and Double Action final. Under 18 must be accompanied by a participating adult. Call 970-468-2561.

Poker Night

Dillon, Oct. 9

7 p.m. - 2 a.m., BuckMoor’s @ 119 E Labonte Dr in Downtown Dillon. Completely Free Poker tournament!! Two games, 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. with Prizes for top finishers. Great Food and Drink specials as well! Call 970-468-2006.

Drinkin with Lincoln

Frisco, Oct. 10

9 p.m. - 2 a.m., The Barkley Ballroom, 610 Main St in Frisco. From 9-11, it’s $5 all you can drink for anyone over 21. Listen to your favorite tunes and dance the night away. Call 970-708-7042.

Thursday Night Live Trivia

Frisco, October 10

9 p.m. - 2 a.m., Jonny-G’s Bar, Nightclub & Pizzeria, Frisco. Come in and test your brain. Live Trivia hosted by Kathleen starts @ 9 p.m. with 3 great rounds of trivia fun. Prizes rewarded after each round and a grand prize to the winning team! Call 668-5442.

Murphy’s Poker Night

Silverthorne, October 10

7 p.m. - 11 p.m., Murphy’s Irish Pub, 501 Blue River Parkway, Silverthorne. Free Texas Hold ‘Em at Silverthorne’s home for Poker. Two tournament-style games every Thursday. First game @ 7 p.m. Second game @ 10 p.m. No entry fee. Play to win Bar Tabs. Food and Drink Specials for players. Call 970-468-2457.

Open Mic at the Moose Jaw

Frisco, October 10

10 p.m., Main St., Frisco. Open Mic w/John Truscelli every Thursday.

Danceparty with DJ DeniedRockstar

Dillon, October 10

9 p.m. - 2 a.m., BuckMoors at 119 E Labonte St., Downtown Dillon. DJ Denied Rockstar plays non-stop music and gets the dance floor music. Everything from the hip hop, electronic, rock, and alternative is open game for this incredible DJ. Call 970-468-2006.

RECREATION

Breckenridge Recreation Center Annual Closure

Breckenridge, Oct. 7-13

880 Airport Road, Breckenridge. The Breckenridge Recreation Center will be closed from October 7-13 for annual maintenance. Passes and memberships will be honored at the Silverthorne Recreation Center. Catch Kid’s Club will be held at Carter Park. All other programs are on hiatus the week of the closure. Call 970-453-1734.

Prenatal Yoga

Silverthorne, Oct. 9

9 a.m. - 10 a.m., Silverthorne Recreation Center. Connect with your baby while learning postures to keep you comfortable during your pregnancy and help prepare you for labor and delivery. All trimesters welcome. Call 970-262-7370

Family Gym Time

Breckenridge, Mondays & Wednesday through Friday

10 a.m. - noon, Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road. Enjoy family playtime every Monday, Wednesday — Friday. Our inflatable jungle — gym mates will be set up so kids can have a warm indoor place to play — socialize. Open play, no instruction provided. Parent supervision required. $6/Drop-In. No class Oct 7, 9, 11, Dec 25, Jan 1. Call 453-1734.

KID STUFF

Sweet Blessings Parent’s Day Out Program

Breckenridge, Monday-Friday

9 a.m. to 1 p.m., The Church at Agape Outpost. This program is a safe, fun place to bring your 2yr old through 5yr old, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., so you can have some time to yourself. Call 389-7708.

Parent & Child Swim Drop-In

Breckenridge, Oct. 9

10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road. Great experiences and fun activities are provided to teach infants and young children to feel comfortable in the water. Parents will learn valuable water safety information to make your family safer in and around the water. Ages 6 months-3 years. $6/Drop-In Call 453-1734.

Juniors Drop-In Tennis Clinic

Keystone, Oct. 10

Junior clinics are just too much fun on a tennis court. We use USTA and USPTA training to get the most out of all the kids. Indoor Courts- open all winter. Ages 5-7, 4:30p-5:30p | Ages 8-13, 5:30p-6:30p. Keystone Tennis Center, Hwy 6 and Tennis Club Rd, Keystone. 970-496-4220.

HISTORY

Ghostly Tales

Breckenridge, Oct. 8, 9

7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., 411B South Main Street,Breckenridge. Explore the darker, historic side of Breckenridge. You’ll hear stories of ghastly folk, deathly love, tragic endings, murder and mayhem. Private tours available. breckenridgetous2856@gmail.com. Meet at the Kiosk in front of Rasta Pasta Call 970-485-2894, 970-343-9169.

Barney Ford Victorian Home

Breckenridge, Daily except Monday

11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 111 East Washington Avenue. The Barney Ford House Museum honors the escaped slave who prospered and became a prominent entrepreneur and black civil right leader in Colorado. Call 453-9767, x2.

Edwin Carter Discovery Center

Breckenridge, Daily except Monday

11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 111 North Ridge Street. Explore the home and museum of Edwin Carter, miner turned taxidermist and naturalist. View many original Rocky Mountain specimens and enjoy interactive displays honoring Carter’s legacy. Call 453-9767, x2.

Summit Ski Exhibit

Breckenridge, Daily except Monday

11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 308-B South Main Street. Celebrate the first 100 years of skiing in Summit County with a ski documentary and vintage equipment and clothing. This exhibit is a colorful look into the history of skiing. Call 453-9767, x2.

Historic Walking Tour

Breckenridge, Wednesday-Sunday

11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., 203 South Main Street. Take a tour through Breckenridge’s Nationally Recognized Historic District with a local expert. Along the way, hear stories about the hardy souls who lived in Breckenridge more than 100 years ago. Reservations not required, call for pricing. Call 453-9767, x2.

Haunted Tour of Breck

Breckenridge, Wednesdays & Saturdays

7:30 p.m. - 9 p.m., Breckenridge Welcome Center; 203 South Main Street. Join us for a late evening stroll through Breckenridge’s haunted historic district. Along the way hear eerie and unexplained stories from Breckenridge’s rough and uncertain past. Call for pricing and reservations. Call 453-9767 x2.

Tombstone Tales at Twilight Tour

Breckenridge, Fridays, Sundays

5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m., Valley Brook Cemetery, Breckenridge. Hear the tales of Breckenridge’s past from beyond the grave. The historic Victorian cemetery dates back to 1882 and reflects the area’s rich mining history. Weather permitting; Call for pricing and reservations. Call 453-9767 x2.

Behind Swinging Doors Saloon Tour

Breckenridge, Saturdays

5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., Breckenridge Welcome Center; 203 South Main Street. In 1880 Breckenridge was home to 19 saloons. Stroll downtown learning about these historic businesses and sample the spirits of the Breckenridge Distillery. Call for pricing and reservations. Call 453-9767 x2.

Gold and Silver Mine Tour

Breckenridge, Saturdays & Sundays

11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 465 Illinois Gulch Road, Breckenridge. Take a journey back in time to Breckenridge’s hard-rock mining ear. Walk underground for a first-hand mining experience and learn to pan for gold on site. Tours at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Call 453-9767 x2.

High Line Railroad Park

Breckenridge, Saturdays & Sundays

11 a.m. - 3 p.m., 189 Boreas Pass Road, Breckenridge. See Engine No. 9 on the original narrow-gauge track that came into Breckenridge over Boreas Pass and a restored rotary snowplow. Learn about the history of the railroad and how it transformed the town. Call 453-9767 x2.

COMMUNITY

Father Dyer Food Pantry

Breckenridge, Tuesdays & Thursdays

10 a.m. - noon, Father Dyer Church Basement, 310 Wellington Rd, Breckenridge. Food pantry available to those in need. Call 970-453-2250.

Looking for ancestors?

Frisco, Tuesdays & Thursdays

10 a.m. - 2 p.m., 161 Forest Dr., Frisco. Access genealogy listings for free. Order Microfilm and use our projectors. Staffed by church volunteers versed in finding info about your family’s history. Ancestory.com available. Call 970-668-5633.

Community Dinner

Silverthorne, Oct. 8

5 p.m. - 7 p.m., Elks Lodge, Blue River Parkway, Silverthorne. A free community dinner is served to all those who wished to attend. Call 970-389-0015.

Tuesday Party Bridge

Frisco, Oct. 8

12:50 p.m. - 12:50 p.m., Community and Senior Center, Frisco. Party Bridge every Tuesday from 12:50-4:30 p.m. Relaxed atmosphere. Everyone welcome. Call 970-453-1206.

Peak Preview

Frisco, Oct. 8

8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., The Peak School, 40 W. Main St., Frisco. Stop by The Peak School and take a tour, observe a class, talk to current students, and see the school in action. Call 970-368-5601.

Por Tu Familia

Frisco, Oct. 8

4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., Miner’s Creek Room, 360 Peak One Dr. Main Office Building Frisco. La Clínica Comunitaria estará llevando a cabo un Taller de Educación para Diabéticos. Estos talleres se llevan a cabo los segundos martes de cada mes. Ofreceremos exámenes de glucosa completamente gratis. Es un evento abierto a toda la comunidad del condado de Summit y condados aledaños. Call 970-668-4040.

Free Presentation - Rapid Eye Technology

Dillon, Oct. 9

6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m., Summit Chiropractic & Rehab, 114 Village Pl. #302, (next to Pug Ryan’s) Dillon. Get relief from depression,anger,grief,anxiety,stress,fears. Release patterns that keep you stuck. RET is rapid healing. Claudia Bianca MRET (in Summit 10 yrs) shares her dynamic presentation of this safe, gentle, drug-free technique. Private sessions available Oct 10 — 11 - Call 575-770-7766

Horse Cents Thrift Store

Silverthorne, Oct. 9, 10

10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 252 Warren Avenue, Silverthorne. Over 2,000 sq ft of merchandise with store proceeds used to care for rescued and rehabilitated animals (mostly horses). A 501©3 organization in Summit County. 970-389-3269 or 970-389-4821.

SCCC Food Pantry

Frisco, Oct. 9

3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., Summit County Church of Christ, 1002 S. 7th Ave., at Bike Path, Frisco. Everyone is welcome. Call 970-668-0462 or 970-453-4269.

COMMUNITY MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous

Summit County, various meetings

8 p.m. - 10 p.m., Meetings available throughout Summit County. Questions call 453-2905.

Tuesday Night Frisco AA Meeting

Frisco, Oct. 8

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Frisco County Commons Building, Mt. Royal Room. AA open discussion meeting for AA members and guests. Call 485-0151.

AA Meeting

Breckenridge, Oct. 8

7 p.m. - 8 p.m., Father Dyer’s Church downstairs, 310 Wellington St., Breckenridge. Big Book study. Call 453-2905.

Al-Anon Meeting

Dillon, Oct. 8

7 p.m. - 8 p.m., Lord of the Mountains Church, Dillon. Hope and serenity for friends and family of alcoholics, everyone is welcome.

Dillon Community Chat

Dillon, Oct. 9

5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m., 275 Lake Dillon Drive, Dillon Town Hall. Dillon Elected Officials want to hear from the community! In ongoing efforts to listen, understand and brainstorm on issues facing Dillon, Town of Dillon elected officials invite community members to share ideas with members of Dillon Town Council at scheduled open house community forums. Call 970-468-2403.

Charity

Summit County 4-H Shopping EXTRAVAGANZA

Silverthorne, Oct. 8

9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Outlets At Silverthorne. Support Summit County 4-H by purchasing your $20 Shopping EXTRAVAGANZA ticket at Alpine Bank in Frisco. Event is on Sat., Nov. 23, at Outlets At Silverthorne—free food — drinks, store discounts better than Black Friday, giveaways — more! 668-4142 4-H Call 970-668-4142.

Summit HS Spanish Honor Society & Summit In Honduras

Breckenridge, Oct. 12, 13

Colorado Mountain College parking lot, Breckenridge. Bring your gently used household items (clothes, books, games, linens, furniture that doesn’t take more than 2 people to load & appliances) to ARC Fill-A-Truck to support high school students going to rural Honduras to volunteer in various ways. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Contact 512-422-0790 for details.


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