Debbie Bakel and Jo DeDecker, of Patinas by Debbie Bakel, in Loveland maintain the town of Vail’s popular Children’s Fountain. Art in Public Places annually cleans the town's bronze sculpture collection to ensure the life, beauty and value of the works is upkept and maintained. Visit either the Vail Village or Lionshead Welcome Centers for a new printed map of the town of Vail’s public art collection or visit www.artinvail.com.
If enlightenment is on your bucket list, you won’t want to miss a fun new class at Colorado Mountain College in Edwards. Join local John Wills for an overview of Buddhism in “What the Buddha Taught.” You will learn more about enlightenment and gain a more complete understanding of the universe and your life. The class at CMC in Edwards is Wednesdays, May 28 through June 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. John will explore the Four Noble Truths, dependent origination, karma and the five aggregates. The required text, “What the Buddha Taught” by Walpola Rahula, is available at The Bookworm of Edwards. Call 970-569-2900 for more information on how to register.