Thrive Speaker Series 

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Upcoming Events

Thrive Speaker Series Events take place during the winter months. Stay tuned for the Winter 18/19 schedule of events.

Past Events

  

An Evening with the Experts - A Magnified Look at Outdoor Recreation in Colorado

Collaborative presentation by:

  • Ken Waugh - Dillon Ranger District Staff Recreation Officer (USFS)
  • Jason Lederer - Senior Resource Specialist for Summit County Open Space and Trails
  • Scott Reid - Director of Recreation for the Town of Breckenridge
  • Anne Murphy - Summit County Open Space and Trails

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

Time: 6:00PM - 7:30 PM

Location: Colorado Mountain College - Breck Campus

Address: 107 Denison Placer Rd, Breckenridge, CO 80424

 

 

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Join FDRD for an evening with Colonel Tom Duhs USMC (retired) to hear the incredible story of the 10th Mountain Division. "Skiing off to War" is the story of the 10th Mountain Division, who trained at Camp Hale Colorado, and were deployed to Italy.

Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

Time: 6:00PM - 7:30 PM

Location: Summit County Library - South Branch

Address: 103 South Harris Street, Breckenridge, CO 80424

 

 

 

 

 

"Climate in and around Summit County

     - Present, Past and Future"

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Presentation by Klaus Wolter - NOAA Research Scientist

Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Time: 6:00PM - 7:30 PM

Location: Colorado Mountain College - Breckenridge

Address: 107 Denison Placer Road, Breckenridge, CO 80424

   

  

 

 

 

 

 

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Join FDRD for a presentation by local photographer, Bill Linfield, showcasing his breathtaking images of local landscapes and wildlife.

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

Time: 6:00PM - 7:30 PM

Location: Summit County Senior Center - Hoosier Room

Address: 83 Nancy Place, Frisco, CO 80443

 

 

 

 

 

 

following-the-line-web.jpgFollowing the Line Presentation

Presentation by Callie Morgigno, detailing her experiences during a 5,000km trek along the perceived border between Europe & Asia 

Thursday, February 1st, 2018


Time: 6:00PM - 7:30 PM

Location: Wilderness Sports

Address: 701 E. Anemone Trail, Dillon, CO 80435

 

 

 

 

 

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Join FDRD and WildWings Education Center for a presentation about birds of prey living in Colorado, including live bird demonstrations.

Thursday, January 11th, 2018


Time: 6:00PM - 7:30 PM

Location: Colorado Mountain College - Breck Campus

Address: 107 Denison Placer Road, Breckenridge, CO 80424

If you have any feedback on particular presentations, or input on what you'd like to see in the future, email devyn@fdrd.org! If you have expertise in any area related to forest health, natural/cultural history, or any topic relevant to our mountain community, and would like to give a presentation, feel free to reach out with your ideas.

Many thanks to Kaiser Permanente and our wonderful community for the support of this program!