Aspen Square Daily News
Award-winning author Terry McMillan will appear at a free presentation today at 6:30 pm at the Woody Creek Community Center. The author of best-selling books such as "Waiting to Exhale" and "How Stella Got Her Groove Back" is being presented by the Aspen Writers' Foundation. She has been enjoying her month-long stay in Woody Creek while working on her new novel as one of the AWF's writers-in-residence.For details, visit www.aspenwriters.org.
The fall season is upon us, with a slower pace in town and more delightful weather. The Aspen trees are just starting to turn up on the higher slopes, and it won't long now before the hillsides are an explosion of yellow and gold. Aspen Square has terrific rates for the fall, especially in the mid-week days, so call us and plan a visit to Aspen and Aspen Square! We will look forward to your visit.
The Labor Day Weekend is always a busy time here in Aspen, and 2014's version looks to continue the tradition. The annual MotherLode Volleyball Tournament begins today and runs through September 1. Games will be played all over town, including Wagner Park, just a few blocks from Aspen Square. August 29, Jazz Aspen Snowmass's Labor Day Experience begins its performances in Snowmass which will run through August 31. Acts include Ziggy Marley, Earth, Wind & Fire and Carrie Underwood. For tickets to JAS, visit www.jazzaspensnowmass.org.