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Wild and Scenic Film Festival Recap

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Wow! The Wild & Scenic Film Festival event at the Wheeler was so much fun! It was amazing to sell out this event in its first year, and in doing so, raise significant funds for our Tomorrow’s Voices program.

Eagles, hawks, and owls...oh my!

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ACES’ second annual Raptor Fair brought nearly 500 people down to the Hallam Lake Nature Preserve in Aspen, CO. Folks of all ages came to see our resident birds of prey (the Golden Eagle, Red-tailed Hawk, and Great Horned Owl) and got to meet the visiting birds that came with Nature’s Educators.

ACES Summer Kick-Off

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Summer in Aspen is a beautiful thing. June nights are long and sweet, and Aspens and cottonwoods are exploding in a verdant celebration of the growing season. And each year, near the summer solstice, ACES brings our membership together at Hallam Lake to enjoy live music, scrumptious food, and good company.

A Successful Raptor Fair!

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raptor fair, flight demonstration, aspen activities

On Friday July 5th, ACES hosted its first ever Raptor Fair. The event featured charismatic birds of prey including our resident Golden Eagle and Great Horned Owl, as well as visiting Screech Owl, Gyrfalcon, Harris Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, and Barbary Falcon. The visiting birds came with the raptor education organization, Nature’s Educators.

2013 Annual Membership Dinner

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Thank you to our wonderful community of members who attended our Annual Membership Dinner: Picnic on the Preserve. A special thanks goes out to our sponsors: Obermeyer Asset Management and Stirling Peak Properties. Thank you for making the event possible!