Colorado Whitewater hosts a fall dinner each year featuring a guest speaker to help raise money for the club and to conduct its annual election of board of directors.
Colorado Whitewater's 2018 Fall Dinner and Annual Elections
Join your CW friends at this year's annual Fall Dinner! We have Abby Holcombe, who will be talking about being a leading youth paddler as well as kayaking the Magpie River, a great prize drawing for our Cruise Leaders (you don't need to be present to win), and elections for the 2019 board of directors. Did we mention a delish Mexican dinner and beer from our sponsor, New Image Brewing?
Date: Monday, October 29, 2018
Time: 5:30 - 10:00 pm
American Mountaineering Center, 710 10th Street Golden, CO 80401
Members - $10
Non-members - $15
At the door - $20*
* Online ticket sales will be available through October 26. A very limited number of tickets will be available at the door for $20 for members and non-members alike. It really helps with food planning to buy your tickets in advance. No promises of yummy food for you if you wait!
Guest Speaker: Abby Holcombe
Imagine chasing whitewater full-time in a 170 sq. foot RV with your parents for 5 years? Come join 14 year old Abby Holcombe as she talks about her favorite rivers across the country including; Ottawa River, Kennebec River, and many more and how all these rivers and their communities have left her with important kayaking and life lessons that she will always carry with her and skills that have led her to bigger kayaking opportunities such as the remote Magpie River she paddled this summer.
2017 Fall Dinner:
Guest Speaker: Tom Martin, Grand Canyon historian and guide book author. Tom will presented a 50 minute behind the scenes look at Otis “Dock” Marston’s book “From Powell to Power: A Recounting of the First One Hundred River Runners Through Grand Canyon.”
2016 Fall Dinner:
Guest Speaker: Scot Grossman, Jefferson County Open Space Special Projects Coordinator, gave a short presentation on the Peaks the Plains Trail project in Clear Creek Canyon.
2015 Fall Dinner:
2015 Colorado Whitewater Association Fall Dinner
Speaker: Landis Arnold
All sales are final for annual dinners, Spring Kickoff/Movie Night, and memberships.
Become an Event Sponsor:
For information on sponsorship opportunities, contact Josh Daniels at Jtdaniel81@gmail.com