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Fundraiser for Deb Korbe

Deb Korbel was in a cycling accident at the end of July and sustained multiple serious injuries. There will be a fundraiser to raise money to help her with her medical bills from 3:30-7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, at the Sayre Park Gazebo. There will be a potluck, silent auction from 4-6 p.m. and live music from the Logan Brothers and The Nanograms. A fundraising site has been set up at or drop donations at Paradise Day Spa.

Red Table Ridge Hike

Join Wilderness Workshop at 7:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 13, for one of the valley’s least known and most spectacular hikes. Red Table Mountain occupies an 18-mile-long ridge that provides views of six wilderness areas framed by soaring red rock buttes. The hike goes from the west end of the ridge above Basalt along the crest of the ridge for several miles, and, if conditions permit, participants will have lunch at one of a couple of small tarns on the top of the ridge. No dogs are allowed. This adult program is appropriate for those 12 years and older who are strong hikers. Minors must be accompanied by a parent. Bring appropriate day hike equipment including water, snacks, and lunch. Registration is required at Please call 970-510-0697 with questions.

Walk For Hope

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.

One Moment is hosting its third annual Walk For Hope at 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 13, at Two Rivers Park in Glenwood Springs. This event is a remembrance ceremony and walk that brings together those that have been affected by pregnancy or early infant loss. There will be readings, music, a butterfly release, and a half mile walk to honor and remember the babies that have touched our lives and will live forever in our hearts. Go to for more information and to register.

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