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Today’s top things to do in Summit

This Friday, Mar. 3 at 7 p.m. there will be a Travel Slide Show Series at the North Branch Library in Silverthorne. Suzanne Reed and Jan Leuthauser present, A Habitat Build Project & Climbing Acatenango Volcano. The two photographers returned from an international trip to Guatemala where they worked on a home for a family and toured the country. 970-468-5887.

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Cosmic Mesa

Frisco, March 1

9 p.m., The Barkley Ballroom, 610 Main St. Cosmic Mesa is a Denver-based high-energy string band that focuses on original songwriting and instrumental compositions. No cover.

Wabakinoset

Breckenridge, March 2

Recommended Stories For You

10 p.m., The Historic Brown Hotel, 206 N. Ridge St. Denver-based quartet that blends drums and bass rhythms while drawing influences from rock, jazz and electronic music. No cover.

Postcards from Italy

Breckenridge, March 3-7 11 a.m., Arts Alive, 500 S. Main St. La Cima Mall. Featured artist Mary Lou Johns shows her watercolor and oil paintings based on travels in Italy. Free. 970-453-0450.

Travel Slide Show Series

Silverthorne, March 3

7 p.m., North Branch Library, 651 Center Circle. Suzanne Reed and Jan Leuthauser present: A Habitat Build Project & Climbing Acatenango Volcano. The two photographers returned from an international trip to Guatemala where they worked on a home for a family and toured the country. 970-468-5887.

Eagles Tribute: The Long Run

Breckenridge, March 4

7:30 p.m., Riverwalk Center, 150 W. Adams Ave. Colorado-based The Long Run is known for their authentic renditions of Eagles shows and beautiful harmonies. Proceeds benefit Domus Pacis and their mission of providing respites in Summit County for families affected by cancer. 970-453-3187.

A&E

Living With Wildlife Lecture

Frisco, March 1

3 p.m., Historic Park Log Chapel, 120 Main St. Opportunity to meet local district wildlife managers and learn about co-existing with Summit County's intriguing winter wildlife species. (970) 668-3428.

Glass Pendant Making

Breckenridge, March 1

6 p.m., Ready Paint Fire, 323 N. Main St. Make a beautiful glass pendant. After being kiln-fired the pieces will be ready in a couple of days. $20 for first pendant.

Mending and Alterations

Breckenridge, March 2

5 p.m., Randall Barn, 114 E. Washington Ave. Learn how to mend basic rips and tears to give your wardrobe a longer life, or alter your clothing to give it a better fit. 970-453-3364.

Open Mic Night

Dillon, March 2

9:30 p.m., Dillon Dam Brewery, 100 Little Dam St. Hosted by Levi Corrigan of the band High 5. Local musicians are welcome to drop in. No cover.

Open Mic Night

Frisco, March 2

9:30 p.m., Moose Jaw, 208 Main St. Open jam night. No cover.

Healing Arts Session

Breckenridge, March 3

6 p.m., Old Masonic Hall, 136 S. Main St. An interactive workshop teaching the benefits of crystal and reiki healing. An introduction to Reiki Level I is shared. 970-453-3364.

Give it a Spin Crash Course

Breckenridge, March 3

6 p.m., Ceramic Studio, 125 S. Ridge St. Three-hour crash course will teach you the fundamentals of the potters wheel. No experience necessary. 970-453-3364.

Writers' Open Circle

Breckenridge, March 3

6 p.m., Old Masonic Hall, 136 S. Main St. Writers' community to share poetry, fiction or nonfiction aloud in a supportive environment. 970-453-3364.

Stacking Clay Pots Class

Breckenridge, March 4

1 p.m., Ceramic Studio, 125 S. Ridge St. Learn how to use two throwing wheels to stack two or more pots on top of each other. Students should have some throwing experience to be successful in this workshop. 970-453-3364.

Storytelling: Women of the Goldrush

Breckenridge, March 4

1 p.m., Old Masonic Hall, 136 S. Main St. Minneapolis artist T Lee will present colorful storytelling and a fine jewelry collection she designed based off stories of historical heroic women. 970-453-3364.

Multimedia Figure Study

Breckenridge, March 4

1:30 p.m., Old Masonic Hall, 136 S. Main St. Open studio with live model provided for sketching, painting or modeling with clay. 970-453-3364.

Dreams and Impressions Concert

Breckenridge, March 5

4 p.m., Colorado Mountain College, 107 Denison Placer Road. Matthew Dane and David Korevaar will perform the music of Schumann, Telemann, Bergsma, Brown, Perrachio and Milhaud. For more information visit SummitMusicAndArts.org or 970-389-5788.

Live Music

Living Room Concert Series

Frisco, March 1

4:30 p.m., Next Page Books and Nosh, 409 Main St. Local musician Randall McKinnon will perform live music.

Bluegrass Picking Night

Frisco, March 1

7:30 p.m., Prosit, 313 Main St. Experienced and beginner bluegrass musicians are invited to bring their instruments and play in a group setting.

Live Band Karaoke

Frisco, March 1

9:30 p.m., The Motherloaded Tavern, 103 S. Main St. Live Karaoke Kings are your backing band with over 70 songs in their catalog. No cover.

T&J

Frisco, March 3

5-8 p.m., The Motherloaded Tavern, 103 S. Main St. T&J is a live acoustic world pop duo driven by Jose's power vocals and Tony's guitar style. No cover.

Jaden Carlson Band

Frisco, March 3

9 p.m., The Barkley Ballroom, 610 Main St. Musical beauty mixed with rockin' funk and jazz jams, inspirational lyrics and a mastery of the guitar. No cover.

Woodshed Red

Keystone, March 3 & 4

9 p.m., The Snake River Saloon, 23074 US Highway 6. Rock Americana band featuring a violinist from Ireland. No cover with dinner.

Amoramora

Breckenridge, March 3

10 p.m., The Historic Brown Hotel, 206 N. Ridge St. A Boulder-based quartet that's self-described as a musical gumbo, combining mountain-funk, fusion jam and earth-soul. No cover.

Sol Seed

Keystone, March 3

10 p.m., The Goat Tavern, 22954 U.S. Highway 6. Five-piece band that combines elements of rock, hip-hop, soul, world and psychedelic music with a reggae foundation. No cover.

The Swing Crew

Keystone, March 4-6

3 p.m. (March 4), 2 p.m. (March 5 & 6), The Last Lift Bar, 1195 Keystone Road. The Swing Crew has been playing the aprés ski concert for years. No cover.

EDM Night

Frisco, March 4

9 p.m., The Barkley Ballroom, 610 Main St. Local and regional DJs and producers come together for a full night of electronic dance music. No cover.

Midicinal with Jeraff

Breckenridge, March 4

10 p.m., The Historic Brown Hotel, 206 N. An intimate night of electronic beats featuring two headlining acts. No cover.

Save Our City!

Keystone, March 4

10 p.m., The Goat Tavern, 22954 U.S. Highway 6. Save Our City! is a Denver-based tribute band, performing the timeless music of The Doors. No cover.

Recreation

Nordic Snowcat Tours

Breckenridge, daily

4:30 p.m. (Monday-Thursday), 6 p.m. (Friday-Sunday), Breckenridge Nordic Center, 9 Grandview Drive. Brand-new Prinoth Husky snowcat with a heated cabin that fits up to nine people. One-hour tour includes hot chocolate, s'mores and the snowcat ride. 970-389-0253.

AcroYoga Jam

Breckenridge, March 1

5 p.m., Old Masonic Hall, 136 S. Main St. AcroYoga blends the arts of therapeutic healing massage, high-flying acrobatics, yogic breath and presence. All experience levels are welcome.

Kundalini Yoga Basics

Breckenridge, March 1

7 p.m., Meta Yoga Studios, 118 S. Ridge St. Learn the basics of kundalini yoga with incorporated mantra, mudras, meditation, asana (poses) and pranayama (breathwork) and more.

Jessie Mill Snowshoe Tour

Frisco, March 4

11:30 a.m., Gold Run Nordic Center, 200 Clubhouse Drive. Family-oriented Jessie Mill tour explores gentle rolling terrain at an easy pace with information on the Golden Horseshoe mining district, as well as area creatures and flora. 970-453-1734.

Snowshoe for the Cure

Frisco, March 4

8 a.m., Frisco Nordic Center, 616 Recreation Way. Susan G. Komen Colorado's Snowshoe for the Cure brings about 1,500 people to the Frisco Nordic Center trails.

Overlook Guided Snowshoe Tour

Breckenridge, March 5

11:30 a.m., Gold Run Nordic Center, 200 Clubhouse Drive. Family-oriented tour that takes you past the Jessie Mill and to the historic town of Prestonwith spectacular views of the Tenmile Range. Moderately strenuous. 970-547-7889.

Special Olympics Winter Games

Breckenridge, March 5

12:30 p.m., Center Village, 0509 Copper Road. Twenty-ninth annual winter games at Copper Mountain including alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and snowboarding. Visit CopperColorado.com for more information.

Kids Stuff

Cliffhangers Session

Breckenridge, March 1

4:30 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road. Cliffhangers is a fun, play-based class for elementary school-aged kids who enjoy climbing and want to develop and enhance their skills.

Kid's Hip-Hop Class

Silverthorne, March 3

5 p.m., Studio B, 755 Blue River Parkway. This class is designed for kids ages 6-12. Class open to kids who love to dance and are hungry to learn. Parents must accompany student on the first visit in order to fill out a waiver. Please call 970-368-2439 or email studiobsummit@gmail.com for additional questions.

HISTORY

Historic Tour of Town

Breckenridge, March 1-5

1:30 p.m., Breckenridge Welcome Center, 203 S. Main St. 90-minute tour through Breckenridge's historic district with a local expert. Along the way, hear stories about the hardy souls who lived in Breckenridge more than 100 years ago and enjoy exclusive access to historic homes. $10/adult, $5/child. For more information visit BreckHeritage.com or 970-453-9767.

Swinging Doors Saloon Tour

Breckenridge, March 3

5 p.m., Breckenridge Welcome Center, 203 S. Main St. In 1880 Breckenridge was home to 19 saloons and two dancehalls. Stroll downtown learning about these historic businesses and sample spirits of the Breckenridge Distillery. Reservations required at BreckHeritage.com or 970-453-9767.

Historic Dredge Boat Hike

Breckenridge, March 4

10 a.m., French Gulch Trailhead. Hike through Breckenridge's fabled Golden Horseshoe, the location of dozens of early mining operations. Along the way are scenic views and former mine sites. $20/adult, $15/child; weather permitting; Reservations required at BreckHeritage.com or 970-453-9767.

Haunted Tour of Breckenrdige

Breckenridge, March 4

7:30 p.m., Breckenridge Welcome Center, 203 S. Main St. Late evening stroll through Breckenridge's haunted historic district. Hear eerie stories from the past and visit one of town's oldest homes believed to be haunted. Reservations required at BreckHeritage.com or 970-453-9767.

Gold Miners Hike

Breckenridge, March 6

10 a.m., Iowa Hill Trailhead, Airport Road. Easy guided hike through the historic Iowa Hill mine, passing artifacts and interpretive signs on the way to exclusive access inside a restored miner's boardinghouse. Reservations required at BreckHeritage.com or 970-453-9767.

Ski Through History Tour

Breckenridge, March 6

1 p.m., Peak 8 Guest Services, 1599 Ski Hill Road. Spend the afternoon skiing with a knowledgeable local guide who shares their favorite runs along with the history of the town. Must be an intermediate skier, have your own equipment and lift ticket. Make reservations at BreckHeritage.com or 970-453-9767.

Community

Healthier Living Class

Frisco, March 1

1 p.m., Summit County Community and Senior Center, 83 Nancy's Place. Free program to help people deal with the challenges of living with an ongoing health condition such as heart disease, diabetes or arthritis. For more information, call 303-984-1845, or email brennan@coaw.org.

Food Pantry

Breckenridge, March 2

10 a.m., Father Dyer Church, 310 Wellington Road. Food available for those in need. 970-453-2250.