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Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

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Swan Center Outreach Volunteer Training

Silverthorne, May 2

9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Swan Center Outreach Ranch, 15 miles north of Silverthorne. Come join an amazing day learning the history of Swan Center Outreach, animal communication and how to feed and care for over 40 amazing animals. Visit or call John Longhill at (970) 468-0924.

Become a Peak Steward

Silverthorne, May 2

10 a.m., Eagles Nest Community Center. If you enjoy working with people in a healthy and always-stunning setting, come join the Peak Steward program of the Colorado Fourteeners Initiative. Peak Stewards are volunteers who work with hikers on Colorado’s 14,000-foot peaks. To sign up for a one-day training session in Silverthorne, please contact Len Shipman at

Kentucky Derby Soiree

Silverthorne, May 2

noon, The Bakers’ Brewery, 531 Silverthorne Lane. Fancy hats, pretty dresses and $5 mint juleps. Come cheer on your favorite horse. Dress for the derby and get the $5 mint julep special. Don’t have a hat? Come early starting at 11:30 and make your own for $5.

Glassblowing Demonstration

Frisco, May 2, 5 & 7

2-7 p.m., Gatherhouse Glassblowing Studio and Gallery, 110 Second Ave. Watch the glassblowers transform 2000-degree molten glass into pieces of art. Fascinating for all ages. Classes available.

Historic Walking Tour

Breckenridge, May 2 & 3

11 a.m. & 1:30 p.m., Breckenridge Welcome Center, 203 S Main St. 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.

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