Why does Summit County, and other prosperous Colorado mountain counties, have the highest life expectancy in the country? Speaker Tony Buettner, with the Blue Zones Project, will provide science-based answers on Tuesday, Feb. 27 during the Summit Daily News’ “The Longevity Project” event at the Riverwalk Center in Breckenridge. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. The event begins at 6 p.m. Tickets are available here.
To find the path to long life and health, the Blue Zones team study the world’s “Blue Zones,” communities whose elders live with vim and vigor to record-setting age. In Buettner’s talk, he will share the 9 common diet and lifestyle habits that keep them spry past age 100. Click here to read more.
In anticipation of The Longevity Project event, the Summit Daily will host a book discussion of “The Blues Zones” from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Feb. 21 at the Breckenridge Grand Vacations Community Center at 103 South Harris Street. Buy a copy of the book for $14 (cash or check) at Summit Daily offices located at 331 W. Main Street in Frisco. RSVP with Editor Ben Trollinger at firstname.lastname@example.org