Schedule

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FRIDAY, January 16

7:30 pm – “Sneak Preview” screening of Jeff Lowe’s Metanoia! Don’t miss the chance to see this long-anticipated film here in the Adirondacks BEFORE it premiers in Colorado in March! This event will be a fundraiser for Jeff’s Mountain Foundation and help offset the costs of making this film. Jeff’s climbing accomplishments here in the Adirondacks make this a very special event for us. More details to come, but be ready for some awesome auction items signed by Jeff and other surprises along the way!

- Keene Central School ($15 at the door) Bring a non-perishable donation to the Keene Food Pantry!

SATURDAY, January 17

All Day – Climbing Clinics (see Classes)

9:30am to 11am – Test Demo Gear – Rock & River (free)

5pm to 7pm – All You Can Eat Spaghetti Dinner – Keene Valley Fire Hall ($15 at the door)

7:30pm – Fabrizio Zangrilli’s Presentation – “Fast and Light on Mt. Kenya’s South Face.” Mt Kenya’s 1000+ meter South Face holds some of the rarest ice climbs on the planet. Come see Fabrizio’s presentation of a 20 year goal to climb the 1100 meter Ice Window route in a day.

- Keene Central School ($10 at the door)  Bring a non-perishable donation to the Keene Food Pantry!

SUNDAY, January 18

All Day – Climbing Clinics (see Classes)

9:30am to 11am – Test Demo Gear – Rock & River (free)

7:30pm – Kitty Calhoun’s Presentation – “Last Ascents.”  Come see Kitty speak about routes that she has done in the mountains that may not get a repeat due to climate change. Whether or not you believe we can affect climate climate change, Kitty thinks we ought to at least try.  Kitty will share how her lifestyle of voluntary simplicity has served her well in the mountains and how minimalism is a valid approach to affecting climate change.

- Keene Arts Playhouse ($10 at the door)(BYOB)  Bring a non-perishable donation to the Keene Food Pantry!

MONDAY, January 19

Morning – Avalanche Field Work (half-day)

 

Directions to venues:

Keene Central School – on Market Street, off Route 73 in the center of Keene Valley.

Keene Valley Fire Hall – on Market Street, just before the school.

Keene Arts – Route 73 in the hamlet of Keene, between Stewart’s and Town Hall (located in the Old Methodist Church building)