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Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

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Barney Ford Victorian Home

Breckenridge, May 11

11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 111 East Washington Ave. The Barney Ford House Museum honors the escaped slave who prospered and became a prominent entrepreneur and black civil right leader in Colorado. Call (970) 453-9767, x2.

Edwin Carter Discovery Center

Breckenridge, May 11

11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 111 North Ridge St. 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 (970) 453-9767, x2.

Summit Ski Exhibit

Breckenridge, May 11

11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Breckenridge Hertiage Alliance, 308-B S. Main St. 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. Free admission, donations appreciated. Call (970) 453-9767.

Arts Alive

Breckenridge, every day

11 a.m., 501 S. Main St., La Cima Mall. Arts Alive Gallery is excited to highlight a new member as Artist of the Month. Katie Sherman is a fiber artist who will be exhibiting her works in the gallery for the month of May. The opening reception is the 2nd Saturday, May 10, from 4-8 p.m. The gallery continues it’s ‘Spring into Spring’ show with works from gallery artists.

Public Skating Sessions

Breckenridge, May 11

9-11 a.m., Stephen C. West Ice Arena, 0189 Boreas Pass Road. The public is welcome. Schedule is subject to change. Please call ahead to confirm. Visit the SCW website for rates and details and a full ice schedule.

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