Aspen Square Daily News
Our weather patterns are certainly pointing toward winter, with another dusting of snowfall and colder temps this week. There are still yellow leaves on the Aspen trees up on the slopes, but we have snow on the slopes as well. We are still in the fall season but it feels like winter is on the way. We are anticipating a grand winter with lots of snow, of course! It's time to plan your Aspen Square visit and great skiing and snowboarding on the mountains of Aspen! Be ready for fun....
The Aspen Valley Ski and Snowboard Club (AVSC) is hosting the fall's first ski swap on Sunday, October 13. The swap will take place in the El Jebel Whole Foods parking lot from 10am to 2pm. Great deals from local ski shops like Radio, Ajax Bike and Ski, Sunlight and Incline will be included as well as used alpine, snowboard, Nordic, telemark and freestyle gear. For information, call (970) 205-5107.
The 8th annual Western Slope College Fair kicks off at 11am Sunday, October 6. The free event is planned specifically for students in the 78 Western Slope high schools and their parents. Participants will be able to speak to representatives from more than 270 colleges, universities, two-year and technical schools from across the nation. Workshops will be offered in scholarships and financial aid, special needs students and opportunities for Native American and Latino students.