All-day summer camp programming.
All-day Summer Camp Programming
TOPICS: EVERY AGE AND STAGE OF PARENTING
Local Thrift Stores
MP’s IN SEASON MAP of Roaring Fork Valley Resale Furnishing Shops
Eco Household Cleansers
Alyssa Reindel EverGreen Zero Waste
MP TRAIL MAP: Palisade Plunge
Plan a summertime mountain bike getaway to Grand Mesa
Summer Camp Comprehensive List
A long list of local and regional camps and classes to help you plan summer.
MP Trail Map: Grand Mesa in Winter
Getaway or Day Trip
THE MIDDLE WAY
GOOD SPORTS: Hockey
HELPING HANDS: ArtistYear Program
by ARTISTYEAR Program fellow Emily Acri
MP Trail Maps: Hunter Creek
Stephen Szoradi: Aspen Alpine Guides
DIY Bird Feeder
‘Tis the Season for Retail Romance. MP’s Staycation Map Series
Winter Wellness Recipes
Sharing the healing power of good, clean, real and lovingly prepared food.
Just Chill Dad
Grand Canyon Adventure
RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES
Give help and get help
Locally Sourced Suppertime
After coronavirus closures, our Locally Sourced Suppertime scene = service with a smile even while masked
Net-Zero Dream Home
Dreams come in all sizes. Step inside Cindy Suplizio and Peter Mueller’s 1500 square-foot net-zero dream home.
Meet Beekeeper Paul Limbach
A second generation pioneer of high-altitude beekeeping in Western Colorado.
Roaring Fork High School Rams Football
Season punted to Spring semester due to COVID
Valley Settlement Little Bus Preschool
Learning to ROLL WITH IT while facing COVID-19 school closures.
Lincoln Creek Road
Explore a less-trafficked area up Independence Pass – Lincoln Creek Road.
Lake Powell Planning Guide
Part 1: Packing list, weather conditions and more advice for camping at Lake Powell with kids.
Boating Lake Powell
Part 2: Teenagers and parents find unexpected connection on a boat.
Lake Powell Car Camping
Part 3: Car Camping Lake Powell is not impossible or crazy. However, it requires planning and expert advice.
Parenting During Turmoil
An interview with art therapist Helena Hurrell
DIY: Up-Cycled Kite
Up-cycle an empty pet food bag for this easy project.
Roaring Fork Nature Parks
A “Wild at Heart” map of nearby places to discover (or rediscover) with your child.
A tragic fact of nature? Or way to find your wings?
Good Sports: Lacrosse
With the ROARING FORK LACROSSE CLUB, everyone is included and “it’s just fun.”
Helping Hands: Lucky Day Animal Rescue
This foster-based rescue group helps connect pets with their forever families.
MP Trail Map: Winter Hut Trips
A family-friendly guide to planning an adventure to one of Colorado’s backcountry huts.
Writing By Hand
What can parents do to help their children learn this life skill?
DIY: Upcycled Owl
Spread your wings to make this cuddly stuffed owl designed by Handmakery’s Ami Maes.
Aspen Snowmass Nordic Trail System
MP Trail Map: A guide to Roaring Fork Valley cross-country ski trails.
Meet local eco-chocolate maker Mark Burrows.
Helping Hands: Roaring Fork Valley Kids Who Care
Act Locally: A student-led effort to save Sea Turtles and Rainforests.
Good Sports: Challenge Aspen
Q&A with Special Olympics and NASTAR ski racer Tanner Jadwin
Nighttime Family Staycation
Wintertime fun after dark with the kids.
DIY: Spa Day
Make your own bath time bliss at home.
HERE FOR THE ADVENTURE OF YOUR LIFE: PARENTING.