2019 Calendar

FRIDAY, JUNE 7 AT 11:30AM: Packers’ Lunch at Cheese Ranch, 601 16th Street, Golden, Colorado 80401
Meet up with your fellow packers at an informal lunch to talk shop!

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 14-SUNDAY, JUNE 16: North American Ccara Association’s Annual Ccara Meeting
Burley High School Ag Building, 2100 Parke Ave, Burley, ID
NACA’s mission is to seek out, preserve, perpetuate and promote the best specimens of the working llama. (www.ccarallama.com)

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 20- SUNDAY, JUNE 23: North American Packgoat Association’s Rendezvous
Bighorn National Forest’s Elgin Park Trailhead outside of Buffalo, WY
Pack goat enthusiasts of all ages are welcome! There will be lots of comradery and knowledge to be shared! (www.napga.org)

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26 FROM 6-7PM: Nature Writing Book Club at the American Mountaineering Center in Golden, CO
Upstream by Mary Oliver and Why I Wake Early by Mary Oliver
Just Before Dark by Jim Harrison

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 24 FROM 6-7PM: Nature Writing Book Club at the American Mountaineering Center in Golden, CO
The Western Paradox: A Conservation Reader by Bernard DeVoto
H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald

 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14-SUNDAY, AUGUST 18: Hope Pass Aid Station for the Leadville Traill 100
Contact Gary Carlton at llama@jmhfarm.com or (303) 503-1324 to volunteer

 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 28 FROM 6-7PM: Nature Writing Book Club at the American Mountaineering Center in Golden, CO
How to Raise a Wild Child: The Art and Science of Falling in Love with Nature by Scott D. Sampson
An American Childhood by Annie Dillard

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6TH-SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 7TH: Burns Llama Trailblazers Fall Pack Trial
Basic, Advanced, Master, and Elite Trial levels will be held. (www.packllama.org)

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 AT 11:30AM: Packers’ Lunch at Cheese Ranch, 601 16th Street, Golden, Colorado 80401
Meet up with your fellow packers at an informal lunch to talk shop!

 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 FROM 6-7PM: Nature Writing Book Club at the American Mountaineering Center in Golden, CO
Welcome to the Anthropocene by Alice Major
Writing the Sacred into the Real by Alison Hawthorne Deming
Confessions of a Recovering Environmentalist by Paul Kingsnorth

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23 FROM 6-7PM: Nature Writing Book Club at the American Mountaineering Center in Golden, CO
Run, River, Run; A Naturalist’s Journey down One of the Great Rivers of the American West by Ann Zwinger
The Necessity of Empty Places by Paul Gruchow

 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27 FROM 6-7PM: Nature Writing Book Club at the American Mountaineering Center in Golden, CO
Rain: Four Walks in English Weather by Melissa Harrison
On Trails: An Exploration by Robert Moor

 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 10 AT 11:30AM: Packers’ Lunch at Cheese Ranch, 601 16th Street, Golden, Colorado 80401
Meet up with your fellow packers at an informal lunch to talk shop!

 

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