Deaf Camp Picnic Tickets Now on Sale!

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 14:51

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Lineup Includes Country Legend Ricky Skaggs & Americana Trio Red Molly
July 17-19, 2014


Snowmass Village, CO (April 15, 2014) The Deaf Camp Picnic is returning again to Snowmass Village, July 17-19, 2014.  The event that John Denver put on the map is back and better than ever providing a three-day weekend of getting together with old friends, food, festivities and great live music headlined by Ricky Skaggs and Red Molly.

Headlining Saturday’s Deaf Camp Picnic is country legend, Ricky Skaggs, who will perform at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday.  Skaggs has experienced a life full of music.  By age 21, he was already considered a "recognized master" of one of America's most demanding art forms, but his career took him in other directions, catapulting him to popularity and success in the mainstream of country music.  His life's path has taken him to various musical genres, from where it all began in bluegrass music, to striking out on new musical journeys, while still leaving his musical roots intact. Ricky Skaggs has often said that he is "just trying to make a living" playing the music he loves.  But it's clear that his passion for it puts him in the position to bring his lively, distinctively American form of music out of isolation and into the ears and hearts of audiences across the country and around the world.  Ricky Skaggs is always forging ahead with cross-cultural, genre-bending musical ideas and inspirations.

Opening for Skaggs on Saturday, at 2:30 p.m., is the Americana trio Red Molly.  Since 2004, Americana trio Red Molly has been bringing audiences to their feet with gorgeous three-part harmonies, crisp musicianship, and their warm, engaging stage presence. The band consists of Laurie MacAllister (bass, banjo), Abbie Gardner (dobro, banjo) and Molly Venter (guitar). This past year, the ladies were invited to open multiple shows for music legend Willie Nelson and they performed at the venerable Rocky Grass festival in CO. Their new CD "Light in the Sky" spent 20 weeks on the Americana Music Association's Top 40 radio chart and charted as Folk DJ's #3 Top Album of 2012. In 2013, the band spent the month of March touring throughout Australia, and in August headed to Europe for the first time, for Denmark's Tonder Festival. They have also been invited to appear for the third time at NC's legendary music gathering, MerleFest.

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A Science Classroom Without Boundries

Tuesday, 25 February 2014 19:08

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Where is ACES Ed?

A Science Classroom Without Boundries

 

Since 1975, ACES Ed has partnered with local schools to bring science education to students in the classroom and outdoors. Each school year, ACES educators teach over 2,000 in-class lessons and provide experiential field programs for pre-school through high school students from 42 regional schools.

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Three dedicated classrooms in Aspen, Basalt, and Crystal River Elementary schools.

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The New ACES Bird Club

Tuesday, 28 January 2014 09:26

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We're excited to announce the launch of ACES Bird Club (ABC)!

As an ABC member, you will be immediately welcomed into a network of
fun, passionate birders and your membership will provide funds
to expand ACES' birding programs.

This $250 membership is for both novice and experienced birders and includes:
*  Unlimited birding with ACES - more than 20 birding outings throughout the year
    (monthly in winter, weekly in summer)
*  10% discount on binoculars, scopes, and other birding gear at The Fat Robin
*  Opportunities to attend birding migration trips and special birding events


ACES Bird Club was created to engage our birding community and is all about birders sharing
the wonder and excitement of birding in our valley, across North America, and around the world!

JOIN

Don't miss Birding with ACES at Hallam Lake on Tuesday, February 4th.

Click here for more information about ACES Bird Club including
discounted punch passes!

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Habitat For Humanity ReStore

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Habitat for HumanityAbout Habitat for Humanity ReStore

The Habitat for Humanity ReStore is a resale store selling a variety of household items at 50-70% off the retail price.  The money is used to help families right here in our community build homes.
 
Store Hours: We are open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 5pm.
 
We offer free pick up service for donations- 5 days a week.  We have also just added delivery service for those large purchases that don't easily fit in your car.
 
Directions:
We are located right off of Hwy 82 in the Cattle Creek Center strip mall with CapCo Tile and Little Bear Antiques.
 
Call 963-8555 for more information.
We look forward to seeing you soon!
Have a great day,
Habitat ReStore Team
   

Monastery Mass Schedule

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The liturgy schedule for St. Benedict's Monastery is as follows:

Sunday Mass is at 8:15 AM
From Monday thru Saturday mass is at 7:30 AM except on Thursdays when it is at 7 PM
Monday thru Saturday Vespers (Evening Prayer) is at 7 PM

For special liturgies on bigger feasts such as Christmas, etc, please dial our monastery phone number 927-3311 and press #8 when the welcoming message starts to be given the times for the special liturgies.

Cordially,
Fr. Joseph

   
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