Summit Giving: BellyWeen fundraiser benefits Advocates for Victims of Assault |

Summit Giving: BellyWeen fundraiser benefits Advocates for Victims of Assault

BellyWeen fundraiser benefits AVA

Nov. 1 is the third annual BellyWeen — a family-friendly belly dance variety show benefiting Advocates for Victims of Assault at the Breckenridge Riverwalk Center. BellyWeen features over 30 belly dancers from around the High Country including Breckenridge, Silverthorne, Kremmling, Eagle/Vail and Steamboat Springs who will be performing in elaborate costumes to music ranging from rock classics to alternative remixes. Tickets are $15 (cash or credit card) for every belly over 10 years old and there is a silent auction at intermission. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 6:30 p.m. For more information or to buy tickets in advance, please call (970) 668-3906.

Goodies for GrownUps library program encourages adult reading

All adults wishing to participate in this year’s Adult Fall Reading Program can stop by the North Branch in Silverthorne, the Main Library in Frisco or the South Branch in Breckenridge and pick up a Reading Bingo card. When you read “A Book That Scares You” or “A Book Your Friend Loves” and complete a row of five boxes on the Bingo card, turn it in to receive a small prize plus an entry into the drawing for one of three prize baskets. Donations for the baskets include a gift certificate to Bread & Salt, Boatyard Grill and to Butterhorn Bakery. The drawing for three prize baskets occurs after the Goodies for GrownUps concert on Nov. 14. For more information on Goodies for GrownUps visit the website

SCAEC seeking board members

The Summit County Arts Exhibit Committee (SCAEC) is seeking additional board members to assist with promoting local Summit County artists. The SCAEC is looking for members who have a good eye and would help displaying art pieces at The Art Forum at the County Commons in Frisco. Other duties could be establishing a Facebook presence or help with the website. The committee meets once a month, usually on the first Thursday of the month at 4 p.m., for about one hour at the County Commons in Frisco. If you’re interested contact

Volunteer training class available in Silverthorne

Swan Center Outreach is hosting a new volunteer training class on Saturday, Nov. 1. If you are interested in volunteering at Swan Center Outreach and becoming part of the family of friends who support the work done with rescued horses and disadvantaged kids, come on out this Saturday, Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Please go to and fill out an online application.

Volunteer with Breckenridge Backstage Theatre

Are you a live theater aficionado who would love to participate with other enthusiastic folk? Breckenridge Backstage Theatre offer opportunities galore. No experience is required, just a willingness to join a very special group of volunteers. Interested? Contact

Shopping Extravaganza benefits local 4-H program

Support Summit County 4-H by purchasing your Shopping Extravaganza tickets online. The event will take place at the outlets at Silverthorne, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Nov. 15. Tickets are $20. Purchase your tickets for Summit County 4-H online at:

Volunteer with the Nordic Centers

The Breckenridge and Frisco Nordic centers are looking for volunteers for the next couple of weekends to help with various pre-season projects. Hours can be exchanged for trail passes. If you are interested send an email to with what days you can help.

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