Community Calendar

Volunteers work alongside the Talons race crew in order to prepare the Beaver Creek course for the 2015 Alpine World Ski Championships. The international ski event began Monday and construction and maintenence of the course requires a massive amount of people power.
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Friday, Feb. 6

Ski/Ride with Elected Officials: 10 a.m. Gather at the base of Gondola One in Vail Village. Members of the Vail Town Council and Eagle County Commissioners invite skiers and riders to join them for some runs on Vail Mountain. An intermediate ability level is advised and participants are responsible for their own equipment, lift ticket and lunch.

SAturday, Feb. 7

Snowshoe for Peru: 10 a.m. Sylvan Lake State Park. A 5K snowshoe race to benefit Corazan de Esperanza, a facility that aids at -risk youth and women in Peru. All fitness levels are welcome. Registration available on line at

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Fire and Ice Extravaganza: 6 p.m. Eagle River Center at the Eagle County Fairgrounds. Eagle Valley High School Foundation fund-raiser honoring long-time, retired EVHS staff members and coaches Dave and Susan Scott. For tickets, contact Scott Green at 376-4080.

Wednesday, FEb. 11

Weight Watchers Weigh-In: 5:30 p.m. Slifer Smith and Frampton Eagle Ranch real estate office. Call 970-328-6920 for additional information.

Thursday, Feb. 12

Explorers Club: 3:45 p.m. Eagle Public Library. Hands-on science club for kids in fourth through sixth grades.

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