WRC Special Events 2013
Men Who Grill 2013
SERIOUS Food! Sizzling FUN!
11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, June 1
Summertime means outdoor grilling, and June means that the Women’s Resource Center’s 10th-annual Men Who Grill will take over Buckley Park for a day of feasting and fun.
WRC’s signature “Fun(d)-Raiser” and Cooking Competition attracts 500 fans to feast on grilled creations, from smoked brisket with mango and tequila sauce to the grilled shrimp served with spicy watermelon soup, as local backyard culinary artists try out their most creative recipes
The 2013 event will be from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 1, so mark the date on your calendars now.
Girls Night Out:
THE Girl Event of the Season!
5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, August 23
at the incomparably beautiful LePlatt’s Pond on the Pine River in Bayfield
This year’s theme: Rhinestone Cowgirls & Diamond Divas: It’s a Bling Thing!
Dig out your rhinestones, your cowboy hats and/or your Diva outfits to join us for the fourth-annual Girls Night Out at a new venue this year: LePlatt’s Pond on the Pine River just north of the U.S. Highway 160/County Road 501 intersection in Bayfield.
With the help of presenting sponsor Durango Party Rental, we’re setting up the giant party tents that you’ve come to expect at Girls Night Out along the banks of the Pine River adjacent to LePlatt’s Pond, a Bayfield landmark and party location for generations.
We’ll have more information available later in spring, but do set aside Friday, Aug. 23. You won’t want to miss THE Girl Event of the Year!
Retail Mogul Workshop on May 2
- Learn how to get your products into the hands of celebrities . . .
and into the stores of your dreams!
- Read more about Retail Mogul here . . .
Click on the image to see the poster.
What happened in 2012:
Girls Night Out:
THE Girl Event of the Year!
Friday, August 23
More than 200 women – and a few brave men – attended this year’s event to raise $30,000 for the Women’s Resource Center.
- Read more about Girls Night Out here . . .
The Animas Surgical Hospital Durango Double: A Trail and Road Festival for Runners
The Animas Surgical Hospital Durango Double attracted more than 400 runners who participated in four different races on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 6-7, and the Women’s Resource Center benefited from all those runners with a $10,000 doantion from Animas Surgical Hospital.
Runners came as far away as Florida to participate in the 25-K and 50-K Trail Run on Saturday, and in the Half- and Full-Marathon on Sunday. Of those 400 entrants, 73 actually ran both races!
- See race results and photos here . . .
- See a list of all the sponsors and volunteers here . . .