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Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Beats for Books Schedule of Events

The Front Range-based nonprofit, Girls Education International is holding its annual Beats for Books fundraiser bash at The Spot Gym on Tuesday, October 27. Proceeds will fund two scholarship programs for girls. GEI supports 47 high school girls in Bong and Margibi counties, Liberia, and is starting a scholarship program for 30 secondary school girls in the Punjab Region of Pakistan.

Schedule of Events
5:00-6:00 p.m. Climbing clinics taught by Lynn Hill, Madaleine Sorkin and other professional athletes.

6:00-7:00 p.m. Mingle, continue climbing, drink Oskar Blues beer, taste wine, eat appetizers from Sherpas and Wholefoods, bid on the fine art at the silent auction.

7:00-8:15 p.m. Presentations by Girls Education International and legendary rock climber Lynn Hill, and a raffle and live auction with 10 famous mountain bikers and rock climbers. Bid on climbing for a day with Katie Brown or Alex Honnold or mountain biking with Chad Melis and others.

8:30-11:00 p.m. Music and Boulder Adventure Film movies start

9:00 p.m. Silent auction ends.

For more information, please contact Heidi at or 303.908.7795, or check out: $25 advanced-purchase tickets at The Spot and Boulder Rock Club, $30 at the door. Student discount available with a valid ID.

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