In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event.
This year's theme is Expanded Horizons. We all dream of more, not just posessions or money or power or fame. More for the world. A better environment, mor... read more
The Banff Mountain Film Festival is the most prestigious mountain festival in the world. Right after the festival, held every fall in Banff, Alberta, the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour starts to travel the globe with stops in about 450 communities and 40 countries.
The 43rd annual, 2017/2018 World Tour features an exhilarating and provocative collection of films that explore the mountain world, highlighting new landscapes and remote cultures, and exposes audiences to exciting adventure and adrenaline-... read more
A diverse group of citizens formed PLACE in 2016 as a committee of WCC of Mesa County to re-ignite and re-imagine how a community and recreation center could benefit our city and citizens.
So far, PLACE has been able to:
obtain a grant from the Colorado Health Foundation;
successfully garner City Council support to examine a community and recreation center for Grand Junction; and
secure the final missing piece to move forward – a matching grant from the Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) that comple... read more