Goldie Hawn to speak Dec. 17 at Aspen Institute

Staff report

Goldie Hawn is the scheduled speaker for the next installment of the Aspen Institute’s The Murdock Mind, Body, Spirit Series, set for 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Paepcke Auditorium.

Hawn will speak about her MindUP program, the result of 10 years of collaboration with neuroscientists, educators, psychologists and experts in the field of mindful awareness training.

MindUP is a social and emotional literacy curriculum and training program that serves children and schools across five continents. The program equips children, educators and parents with social and emotional literacy skills, helping them increase focus, improve academic performance, reduce stress and gain emotional resilience and optimism.

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Tickets are $20 and can be purchased in person at the Wheeler Opera House, online at, or by calling 970-920-5770. If available, tickets will be sold at the door. Tickets are complimentary for Society of Fellows members. Members may reserve tickets by calling 970-544-7980 or emailing