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2014 ABD Weekend Activities


2014 Annual Benefit Dinner Weekend Activities


Friday, February 7


In addition to our regular hours, we will be hosting
Behind the Scenes Tour of the AAC Library
2:00pm - 4:00pm
AAC Library
American Mountaineering Center
710 10th Street
Golden, CO 80202

Annual Members' Meeting
4:30pm - 5:00pm
Foss Auditorium
American Mountaineering Center
710 10th Street
Golden, CO 80401

Climbers' Gathering
6:00pm - 11:00pm
Earth Treks Climbing Gym
700  Golden Ridge Road
Golden, CO 80401
Details HERE



Saturday, February 8

In addition to our regular hours, we will be hosting
Behind the Scenes Tour of the AAC Library
12:00pm - 2:00pm
AAC Library
American Mountaineering Center
710 10th Street
Golden, CO 80401


*The below activities will take place at the following location:

Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
1550 Court Place
Denver, CO 80202


Doing More with Less on Rock & in the Alpine
featuring Steve House & Hans Florine
11:00am - 12:00pm
Silver Room
Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
1550 Court Place
Denver, CO 80202

The (Extra) X Factor: Pioneering Women in Climbing
Panel discussion featuring Lynn Hill, Melissa Arnot, Madaleine Sorkin, Kate Rutherford, & Angie Payne.
Moderated by Alison Osius
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Silver Room

Book Sales & Signing 
Steve House: Training for the New Alpinism: A Manual for the Climber as Athlete
Fred Wolfe: High Summit: 370 Famous Peak First Ascents
Chris Noble: Women Who Dare: North America's Most Inspiring Women Climbers
Jim Davidson: The Ledge
Jeff Lowe: Ice World, as well some photos. All to raise funds for the making of Jeff's upcoming film, Jeff Lowe's Metanoia

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Tower Court Room A

Women in High Places: The Pioneers
Elizabeth Le Blond, Annie Peck, Fanny Bullock Workman, Miriam Underhill, and Claude Kogan, from the 1880s to the 1950s.
Presentation by Sallie Greenwood
2:15pm - 2:40pm
Silver Room

Women's History In Yosemite
Presentation by Sibylle Hechtel
2:45pm - 3:00pm
Silver Room

VIP Reception (for those holding Patron or Benefactor tickets, or seated at a purchased Table or VIP Table)
4:30pm - 5:30pm
South Convention Lobby

General Reception & Silent Auction
5:00pm - 6:15pm
South Convention Lobby

Dinner, Program & Keynote

6:30pm
Grand Ballroom


Sunday, February 9

VIP Brunch
For attendees who purchased a VIP Table
10am - 12pm
Sheraton Denver Downtown
1550 Court Place
Denver, CO 80202

Special AAC Library Hours
12pm - 2pm
AAC Library
American Mountaineering Center
710 10th Street
Golden, CO 80401