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Breckenridge: CMC speakers remember the good old days of skiing

Daily News staff report

Community members are invited to “Pioneers on Planks: Summit Ski Legends” featuring speakers from the four major ski resorts in Summit County recounting the trials and tribulations of the early years at Arapahoe Basin, Keystone, Breckenridge and Copper.

This evening with local living legends of skiing is part of the ongoing Peak to Pique Productions Speaker’s Series at CMC in Breckenridge. The program will feature a display of antique ski decor as well as equipment illustrating how ski boards, poles, snowshoes and posters have evolved through the years.

The presentation will take place from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday in the Finkel Auditorium at the Breck campus. Tickets are $10 at the door.

The next offering in the series will be “In the Footsteps of Shackleton” by Antarctica expert and North Pole explorer Dr. Richard Reaney at 7 p.m. on March 3. The Shackleton talk will be free for students.

For questions, contact Debbie Devine at (970) 453-6757.

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