Events

Reading List for a Warming

By |2020-03-16T14:27:39-06:00March 16th, 2020|Events|

CORE and Aspen Words co-present a Reading List for a Warming World, a curated collection of fiction and nonfiction literature in which climate change is as much a character as a subject. The books were selected by the local literary center and are available at valley libraries, bookstores and Imagine Climate events in February and March.” Read more…

Tales of Water

By |2020-03-10T17:55:58-06:00March 10th, 2020|Events|

Tales of Water is a collaborative visual arts show co-produced between Skye Gallery and ETHER Arts Project, in conjunction with CORE (Community Office for Resource Efficiency), in the framework of their 2nd annual Imagine Climate, a month-long initiative that explores creative perspectives on climate change. Tales of Water showcases art by Tania Dibbs, Ángeles Peña, Lizzy Taber, Yuri Z and Pauline Rrrrrrr.

The show examines the importance of water as a non-renewable resource through the lens of scientific data, […]

Inner Climate/Outer Climate: wellness in the age of eco-anxiety

By |2020-03-03T14:58:16-07:00March 3rd, 2020|Events|

  • Conversation at the intersection of climate change + mental health
  • Moderator: Karen Koenemann, director of Pitkin County Health
  •  Panelists:
    • Kerry Cesspooch, member of the Ute Indian Tribe of the Uintah and Ouray Reservation
    • Laura Bartels, Executive Director of the Mindful Life Program
    • Kevin Hillmer-Pegram, Associate Professor of Sustainability Studies, Colorado Mountain College
    • Beatriz Soto: Member of Green Latinas; Latino Outreach Coordinator for CORE and for Wilderness Workshop

Climate Billboard Project Kickoff Parties

By |2020-02-11T14:35:00-07:00February 11th, 2020|Events|

FEB 25 + 26 // Climate Billboard Project Kick-off Parties

art made from carbon emissions

With the support of more than two dozen community partners

CORE and AIR-INK co-present the Climate Billboard Project, a bilingual public art project that uses carbon emissions to make art, bringing together creativity, community and technology in the name of climate action. The showcases four original billboards designed, created and displayed in the Roaring Fork Valley starting February 25th as a part of Imagine Climate:

Imagine Climate Preview @ Press Play

By |2020-02-04T12:03:26-07:00February 2nd, 2020|Events|

Join CORE and the Aspen Art Museum for an Imagine Climate 2020 preview at Press Play, a free AAM program that starts with a nontraditional tour and ends with art making, conversation and refreshments. This edition will feature our own Lara Whitley and an activity that lets you transform air pollution into art. The event is free and open to all creative adults. Please RSVP to Teresa Booth Brown, AAM’s Artist Programs Coordinator.

Wednesday, February 5
5 to 7pm
Aspen Art Museum

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5Point Aventure Film Festival

By |2020-01-15T10:18:01-07:00January 15th, 2020|Events|

We are stoked to support the 5Point Film Festival! Stop by the CORE engagement station for a chance to win a Zero Hero Kit!

5Point Film in Aspen
January 17th and 18th
Wheeler Opera House

7pm Show | 6:30 Doors

5 Point is kicking off the new decade in style! Join 5Point for two nights of all new, signature film programming along with special guests at the Wheeler Opera House in Aspen, January 17 and 18, 2020. Guided by the […]

High-performance learning, with a sandwich on the side

By |2019-12-05T15:58:35-07:00November 18th, 2019|Blog Feed, Events|

New this fall, CORE is offering FREE building science trainings for construction workers on the jobsite. Known as the CORE Workforce Training, these lunch-and-learn sessions, offered in English or Spanish, are held on-site during the lunch hour and include lunch and drinks for the student crew. The courses are led by Beatriz Soto, a bilingual architect and CORE’s Community Outreach + Workforce Development Coordinator. Over the course of two classes, she covers principles and techniques of green building, […]

Beyond the Climate Strike

By |2019-12-04T16:05:28-07:00October 21st, 2019|Events|

More than 4 million people in 163 countries on all seven continents participated in youth-led climate strikes in September. Wondering how we can build on that momentum?

Please join us for Beyond the Strike, a regional forum focusing on solutions and positive actions we can take on a personal, local, and systems level to accelerate our transition to a clean energy economy. The event includes:

  • Information on existing efforts and programs from multiple organizations and businesses working on climate solutions in […]

Experience Electric Vehicles

By |2019-12-06T13:25:50-07:00September 26th, 2019|Events|

Update: Check out Craig Farnham’s presentation on electric vehicles!

If you’ve been thinking about buying one of the many awesome electric vehicles on the market today – or you’re just curious about the technology – you’re not alone. EV’s are becoming increasingly popular, and most manufacturers now offer one or more electric models.

Responding to growing demand, area clean-energy groups are hosting an additional Experience Electric Workshop to get the EV-curious up to speed. Meanwhile, several Glenwood auto dealers will […]