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Tuesday workshop at CMC Breckenridge to focus on building a welcoming community

Helen Thorpe, author of “The Newcomers: Finding Refuge, Friendship and Hope in America,” will lead a free workshop focused on community building Tuesday at Colorado Mountain College’s Breckenridge Campus.
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Everyone is invited to join Summit School District and Colorado Mountain College for “Newcomers: How to Build a Welcoming Community,” a free presentation led by author Helen Thorpe on from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at CMC’s Breckenridge campus, 107 Denison Placer Road.

The Next Page book store will be hosting a book signing with the author of “The Newcomers: Finding Refuge, Friendship and Hope in America” starting at 5 p.m. at CMC Breckenridge, before the presentation.

Following the presentation, students from Summit High School will join Thorpe for a special discussion about their experiences in Summit County.

The even will be inside the Eileen and Paul Finkel Auditorium. It’s hosted by the Colorado Mountain College Speaker Series, Summit School District, Summit Conflict Resolution Coalition, Education Foundation of the Summit and Next Pages Books & Nosh.

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For more, contact Heidi Kunzek at hkunzek@coloradomnt.edu or call 970-989-1314.


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