Aspen Square Daily News
Tonight the full moon will shine on the grounds of Anderson Ranch Arts Center adding to the charm of luminarias lighting the way on the paths between buildings. It's the annual Holiday Open House and the public is welcome for a fascinating tour of artist studios, children's activities and a festive holiday dinner. For details and to RSVP for the event, call 923-3181.
Aspen native-son and champion ice skater Jeremy Abbott returns home to star in Stars on Aspen Ice tomorrow, December 14. The 3-time US National Champion and Olympian will be joined by Olympic silver-medalist Rosalynn Summers and Alissa Czisny in the program which begins at 8pm at the Aspen Recreation Center. The show is presented by the Revolutions Skating Club. For ticket details, call (970) 618-2136.
If you'll be in Aspen on Sunday, December 15, join ACES in the annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count. It's the longest-running citizen science survey in the world (conducted annually since 1900). Birders of all abilities and experience are welcome for this fun activity, from 8am to 4pm. Meet at the ACES center at Hallam Lake and learn how to take part. For details, visit www.aspennature.org or call (970) 925-5756.