Summit County events calendar: 10-7-13 | SummitDaily.com

Summit County events calendar: 10-7-13

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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.

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.

Monday Night Football BINGO

Dillon, Oct. 7

6 p.m., BuckMoor’s Sports Lounge, 119 E Labonte Dr. Dillon. Come down to Summit County’s greatest Sports Tavern for Monday Night Football on 8 Huge Flat Screens. Also, win tons of free prizes by playing Football Bingo hosted by Diego and Jordan. Call 513-290-3166.

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.

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.

Tuesday Trivia Night

Dillon, Oct.8

7:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Adriano’s Bistro and Pizza, 240 Lake Dillon Dr., Dillon. Team up with your friends and join us for a fun night of Team Trivia. Food and drink specials with in house gift certificates too. Call 368-0508.

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.

RECREATION

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.

Adult Drop In Tennis Clinic

Keystone, Oct. 7

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Keystone Tennis Center, Hwy 6 and Tennis Club Rd, Keystone. Indoor Courts- open all winter. Tennis professionals will coach you through aerobic drills that will improve your game. Guaranteed to get your heart pumping. Call 970-496-4220.

Breckenridge Recreation Center Annual Closure

Breckenridge, Oct. 7, 8

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.

Juniors Drop-In Tennis Clinic

Keystone, Oct. 7

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.

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.

Tiny Tots Inside the Orchestra

Denver, Oct. 7

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., Temple Sinai 3509 S Glencoe St, Denver. This is not your traditional orchestra performance. Kids can interact with the conductor and the musician and learn about the instruments in the process! This is created for children ages 6 and under. Performances run back to back, at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. Call 303-355-7855.

HISTORY

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

Mindfulness Meditation and Buddhist Philosophy

Dillon, Oct. 7

6-8 p.m., Lord of the Mountains Church, US Hwy 6 and 50 Evergreen Rd. Weekly classes on Mindfulness Meditation and its application in everyday life. All levels and drop-ins welcome. Area retreats, videos and downloads are also available. Classes are by donation. Call 389-3612.

Summit County Republicans Monthly Meeting

Frisco, Oct. 7

5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., Community & Senior Center, 0083 Nancy’s Place, Frisco. All registered Republicans are welcome. Call 970-453-2961.

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.

COMMUNITY MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous

Summit County, various meetings

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

Al-Anon Meeting

Fairplay, Oct. 7

6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., 6th St., Senior Center, Fairplay. Call 970-389-4444.

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.

Charity

Summit County 4-H Shopping EXTRAVAGANZA

Silverthorne, Oct. 7

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.


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