Up to Speed: A Primer on Aspen’s Ski Racing History
March 2, 5:30 p.m. Pitkin County Library (Free)
March 8, 12:30, Aspen Business Luncheon ($35)
As Aspen gears up to host the World Cup Finals in March, join Aspen Historical Society Curator Lisa Hancock for a 45-minute presentation about the history of ski racing in this town, and how it influenced the development of Aspen has a whole. Learn about everything from the difference between the four disciplines to Mikaela Shiffrin’s gold-medal run on Ajax. Free.
Time Travel Tuesdays
Local Authors: Histories and Herstories of Aspen
5:30 p.m. / $10 (free for Lixiviator members)
Feb. 7 through March 14
Pitkin County Library Community Room
Feb. 7: Bruce Ducker, author of “Dizzying Heights” and “Home Pool.”
Feb. 14: Andy Stone, author of “Aspen Drift”
Feb. 21: Charlie Paterson, author of “Escape Home”
Feb. 28: Paul Andersen, author of “Moonlight Over Pearl” and “High Road to Aspen”
March 7: Amy Hawes, author of “Aspen Haunt”
March 14: Tony Vagneur, author of “Then and Now”
Purchase tickets here.