Today’s top five things to do in Summit County |

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

Lola Rising will play The Barkley Ballroom on Thursday, June 4. Lola Rising is a Colorado-based indie folk island rock band, composed of Denver locals Paul Medina Guevara (lead vocals, guitar, ukulele), Woody Roberts (bass guitar, piano, vocals) and Kevin Eady (guitar, vocals, ukulele). Their danceable rhythms, honest poetry and smooth, melodic multipart harmonies make their music familiar, fun, accessible, vivid and thought provoking. Doors open at 8 p.m., and the music starts at 9:30. Visit for more information.
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Camino Shell Decoration Workshop

Breckenridge, June 4

4 p.m., Yellow Arrow Coffee, 103 S. Harris St. Planning to walk the camino, know someone who is, or just want to participate in a fun arts and crafts activity? The scallop shell is the famous symbol of the camino, and local artist Mauricio Meneses will lead the group in painting the shells. Drop in anytime between 4 and 5:30 p.m. Kids will love it. $10, includes materials.

Lindsay Eland Book Chat

Breckenridge, June 4

5:30-6:30 p.m., Yellow Arrow Coffee, 103 S. Harris St. Come meet middle-grade author Lindsay Eland, Breckenridge resident, at a presentation and signing. Light refreshments provided. (970) 453-9093.

I Am Able

Breckenridge, June 4

7-9 p.m., The Eileen And Paul Finkel Auditorium CMC, 107 Denison Placer Road. Meet the co-founder of I Am Able, Frederick Ndabaramiye. As a young boy, he witnessed and lived through one of the worst genocides in history in Rwanda. He is inviting the public to hear his inspiring story of forgiveness, determination, courage and love. The evening will begin with a talk about Ndabaramiye’s life and the short film I am Able, that recently screened at the Telluride Mountainfilm festival), a Q & A and a meet and greet. He will also have his book for sale along with some of his paintings.

Lola Rising

Frisco, June 4

8 p.m., Barkley Ballroom, 610 Main St. Lola Rising’s dance-able rhythms, honest poetry, and smooth, melodic, multi-part harmonies makes their music familiar, fun, accessible, vivid and thought-provoking. Doors and free keg at 8 p.m.; music at 9:30.

Guided Wilderness Hike

Breckenridge, June 4

10 a.m., Breckenridge Welcome Center, 203 S. Main St. Looking for an expert to teach you about the flora and fauna of local forests? Professional guides lead weekly explorations of the Breckenridge backcountry. From easy to difficult, these hikes entice your senses and teach you all you ever wanted to know about our high alpine home. Children under 4 must be in a carrying pack. June 4: Sunbeam/Carter Park Loop: Portrait of Breckenridge (Moderate-Difficult).

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