Snowmass briefs: Films, photos and free vaccines in the village
Town Council meet-and-greet, community photo on the calendar Thursday
Editor’s note: This story has been updated to report that “Get the Scoop” and the annual community photo have been postponed to Aug. 26. The events were originally scheduled for the Aug. 19 concert on Fanny Hill; that concert is still on, according to Snowmass Tourism spokesperson Sara Stookey Sanchez.
Last Anderson Ranch summer film screens Wednesday
Anderson Ranch Arts Center will host the final movie night of a summer film series Wednesday night at 7 p.m. at Schermer Meeting Hall on the arts center campus in Snowmass Village.
The screening in partnership with Aspen Film will feature the 2010 documentary “Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child,” which explores the life of the neo-expressionist artist through interviews, archival footage and Basquiat’s own words and work.
Tickets are $10 and include complimentary popcorn and a beverage. Additional food and drinks will be available from the Anderson Ranch Cafe.
Frozen treats and community photo postponed
A “Get the Scoop” Town Council meet-and-greet and annual community photo will take place before and during the Aug. 26 Thursday night free concert on Fanny Hill; the events were originally scheduled for Aug. 19 but have been postponed.
Participate in The Longevity Project
The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.
Members of the Snowmass Village Town Council will be available to discuss any topic of community interest and answer questions from 5:30-7 p.m. on Fanny Hill. Free ice cream treats will be available.
Then, during intermission at the concert, members of the Snowmass Village community will gather for a group photo on Fanny Hill around 7:30 p.m.
Participants are asked to wear a shirt or top in the color that corresponds to the year they arrived in the community. Those who arrived in the 1960s should dress in black, 1970s in white, 1980s in blue, 1990s in green, 2000s in red, 2010s in yellow and 2020s in orange.
This week’s concert features Nick Sterling and the Nomads, an Americana and folk-rock band. Gate opens at 5:30 p.m. and music begins at 6:30 p.m.
Vaccine clinic at Town Hall on Friday
Pitkin County Public Health will host a pop-up vaccine clinic at Snowmass Center from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday.
The clinic will administer free doses of the Pfizer and Johnson and Johnson vaccines. Insurance is not required.
The two-shot Pfizer vaccine is available to anyone age 12 or older and people getting either their first or second doses are welcome at the clinic; the one-shot Johnson and Johnson vaccine is available to anyone age 18 or older.
Register online at bit.ly/3AJIaXL or call 970-429-3363 (dial extension 2 for Spanish) for assistance.
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