Ever wonder how exactly spring river conditions can be predicted by looking at
snowpack? Explore the snowpack as a natural resource and its critical importance
in Western water management with Derrick Wyle NRCS snow surveyor and
RFC’s Sarah Johnson. They will be your guides on McClure Pass as we:
• visit a SNOTEL monitoring site
• conduct a snow course survey
• dig snow pits
Snow to Flow Snow Day on McClure Pass
USDA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider.
Snowshoes or cross country skis are required.
Take your vintage finds and learn how to make them shabby cottage chic with Emily Barham, owner of Me & My House. Emily will show us everything from how to jump in and get started to finishing up the final product. Each Student Will Need To Bring A “small” Piece of Furniture. (If students have nothing to paint Emily has pieces in her stash and they can contact her at 970-948-6938) Sign up early as class space is limited. For more information contact Bill Smith at 970-618-4182.
Kelsey’s Kids – a local, grassroots, non-profit is hosting a Contra Dance. The funds raised will enable them to continue supporting children who have cancer. The Contra Dance will be on March 7th from 7pm until 10pm at Glenwood Springs Elementary School at 915 School Street in Glenwood Springs. Music is being provided by the Wooden Nickel and the Caller is Patricia Danscen. The cost for entry is $8 per person. Advance tickets can be purchased at Downtown Drug or tickets can be purchased at the door. Please see our website www.kelseyskids.org. Put on your dancing shoes and join us for this celebration!
Take a little break from your usual country dancing and Get hep at Shimsham-a-Lindy in Carbondale this weekend at the Launchpad in Carbondale! Learn wildly popular dances from the 40’s and 50’s Saturday and Sunday, and swing dance Saturday night. Very fun for groups, singles, or couples. Registration starts at 1 p.m. Saturday.
Learn the Lindy Hop, the Shim Sham, the Jitterbug stroll, Charleston and more! Costumes encouraged for the Saturday night dance. $15 per class, 2 for $27 (save $3), 4 for $50 (save $10), all 7 for $80(save $25). Dance $5 with any class, $10 without. Students get a 30% discount, volunteers needed too! See http://www.meetup.com/RFVDance/events/218858060/ for pre-registration.
Learn about your health and your holistic options at the 4th Annual Health & Wellness Expo in Glenwood Springs. There will be a wide variety of health practitioners providing you with lots of valuable and local health and wellness options.