UPCOMING EVENTS

UWP Board Meetings

Open to Public: Monthly* on 2nd Thursday 4-6 p.m.

UWP Office, 133 N Lena St. #3A, Ridgway, CO

* Please contact UWP to confirm meeting date and time if you plan to attend. Some meetings may be postponed or cancelled based on necessity.



 San Juan Mining & Reclamation Conference

Ouray, Colorado, May 23-26, 2017

Tue., May 23: Community Reception with Mining Lore – Tall Tales about Deep Places

Wed.-Thu., May 24-25: Conference Sessions and Field Tours

Fri., May 26: Special Underground Tours of the Revenue Mine

For information, go to mountainstudies.org/sjmrc


Adopt-A-Park Clean Up at Rollans Park, Ridgway

June 3, 2017 (8:30 a.m. – 12 noon) Meet at the Rollans Park parking lot with your work gloves. More information.


Raft the RiverFest Race Route on the Uncompahgre

June 4, 2017 (3 – 5 p.m.) A fun two-hour trip with a float over Class I and II rapids on the Uncompahgre River from Rollans Park in Ridgway to the Ridgway Reservoir.

More information at Ridgway RiverFest website.


Junk of the Unc Rivercraft-Building Workshop

June 5, 2017 (6–8:30 p.m.) Join us at the Sherbino Theater in Ridgway as guest instructors, who are past Junk of the Unc race winners at the Ridgway RiverFest, will demonstrate with techniques, tools and materials how to build your own rivercraft.

More information at the Weehawken Creative Arts class description page.


10th Annual Ridgway RiverFest

Saturday, June 24, 2017

To find out about the fun, free outdoor festival for the whole family, go to ridgwayriverfest.org