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Spay-ghetti and No Balls Dinner
Nov 30 @ 5:00PM
The Gunnison Valley Animal Welfare League would like to invite everyone to join them for their 3rd Annual Spay-ghetti and No Balls…
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Seats Open on Mountain Roots Board of Directors
Dec 01 @ 12:00AM
Mountain Roots has three seats opening on the Board of Directors, two for Gunnison residents and one for a Crested Butte resident.…
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Munchkin's Music and Dance
Dec 01 @ 9:00AM
It's time to jingle some bells and get in the holiday spirit with these fun music and movement classes for young children!…
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Spirits & Ceramics
Dec 01 @ 6:00PM
Montanya Distillers and The Art Studio of the Center for The Arts have teamed up to bring the community two nights of Holiday…
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Nduru Sustainable Development
Dec 01 @ 7:00PM
Nduru is a small village in the Western Province of Kenya and home to the New Creations Children's Home.  I will be…
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Tween Scene
Dec 02 @ 3:45PM
The Old Rock Library’s “Tween Scene” presents a LEGO challenge, taking us back in time to the days when coal and…
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Ugly Sweater Party
Dec 02 @ 8:00PM
Bring your ugliest sweaters to Timbers, Wednesday Dec 2nd to support Western's Psychology Club! Prizes include gift…
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New Exhibit Open House
Dec 03 @ 5:00PM
Join us for an Open House at the Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum the evening of December 3rd!  Revisit your favorite…
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Canvases & Cocktail at The Red Room
Dec 03 @ 6:00PM
The Red Room and The Art Studio have teamed up this off-season to bring you another exciting series of Canvases and Cocktails.…
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Aerial Conditioning
Dec 04 @ 8:30AM
Climbing, pulling, flipping upside-down, and holding yourself in challenging positions in the air, you will build amazing overall…
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