Head for the Mountainfilm! Described by one unchanging word… INSPIRING, with cinematic films that capture heart-stopping adventures to heartwarming moments from Colorado’s acclaimed Telluride Mountainfilm Festival. Through the big screen, you can visit wild places, experience new cultures and enjoy adrenaline packed films. Plus, live music with Thomasina and friends, MINI-Food Drive for W.S. Food Bank of the Rockies, 1st time almost live Auction, door prizes and guest speaker(s)! Check out this years Film Schedule.
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Event Proceeds benefit Western Colorado Congress and its Mesa County affiliate group. Mini Food Drive helps support W.S. Food Bank of the Rockies. Please visit Mountainfilm on Tour Grand Junction for more details and special thanks to our sponsors, donors and volunteers.
BLM and Colorado Mountain Club will be hosting a National Public Lands Day even
The Hispanic Affairs Project invites you to honor MarillacHealth & Hilda Gonzales, recipients of the 2017 John Kiernan Award for their service to the Immigrant and Refugee Communities of Western Colorado.
5:30-6:00pm: MusicSpark Concert, Cash bar and Appetizer
6:00-7:00 pm: Dinner and presenting the John Kiernan Award
Join us for a two day workshop to celebrate wilderness and wild lands and to learn how you can get involved. Now more than ever, our collective leadership and voice is needed to protect the places we love. It’s time to come together as public land conservation advocates to learn from each other, discuss current campaigns, and brainstorm pathways to effective change.
- Deepen your connection to wildlands issues
- Advance your skills in advocacy and grassroots strategies
- Celebrate past successes while planning for future conservation efforts
- Inspire and get inspired from fellow conservation leaders
- Advancing awareness of equity, inclusion, and justice in the outdoors
The Wilderness Gathering will be fun and engaging and include speakers, presentations, panels, breakout sessions, and place-based hikes.
Doors will open at 4:30 pm with a cash bar and a Silent Auction open for bidding! Films will start at 6:30 pm.
Co-sponsored by Uncompahgre Valley Association, WCC’s Montrose County affiliate, and Community Options.