November – December 2013

Nov
14
Thu
Vanishing of the Bees Screening @ Breckenridge-Dillon
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Colorado Mountain College Sustainability Students and Faculty invite you to attend their Fall 2013 Gathering

About the film

The screening of the important 2009 documentary, Vanishing of the Bees, will be followed by a demonstration and discussion of local bee issues led by Summit County ‘bee wrangler’ Larry GillilandHoneybees have been mysteriously disappearing across the planet. Known as Colony Collapse Disorder, this phenomenon has brought beekeepers to crisis in an industry responsible for producing apples, broccoli, cherries, and a hundred other fruits and vegetables. The film follows beekeepers as they work together to find a solution that will save the bees.
Thursday, November 14 at 7:00 pm in the Finkel Auditorium of Breckenridge’s campus

The screening of the important 2009 documentary, Vanishing of the Bees, will be followed by a demonstration and discussion of local bee issues led by Summit County ‘bee wrangler’ Larry Gilliland.

This Sustainability Gathering is free and open to CMC staff, faculty, and students.

Nov
15
Fri
Veterans Career Exploration Workshop @ Dillon
Nov 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

CMC Career Workshops

Veterans Career Exploration Workshop

Attention Credit Students!

Take advantage of these FREE career workshops during the fall semester!

Anthony Hersh with Work Force Center

Class # 78663, Cost: FREE, CMC Dillon

Dec
2
Mon
Spring 2014 Registration begins at 8am
Dec 2 @ 8:00 am
Dec
3
Tue
Avalanche Awareness Level 1 Avalanche Safety 1 (1CR) 12/3-12/10 @ CMC Aspen
Dec 3 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

OUT-snowshoe-storm.jpgThe first class meeting day is mandatory. In order to receive a certificate of completion ALL classes must be attended. Students must be at least 18 years old to register and will be responsible for their own avalanche equipment (beacon, shovel, probe pole). All students must have back country snow gear (AT or Tele skis) with skins, or snowboard and snowshoes, or split-board with skins. A one ride lift day pass may be needed (about $33) and a $25 fee will be collected at first class for AIARE material.

Please call Scott at 970-948-3111 for any questions.

Class meets T&W, 12/3-12/10 from 6p-8:30p at the Aspen campus, and  Sa&Su, 12/7-12/8, from 8a-4:05p, in the field.