Epic Discovery Vail

The prize for the most laps on the Forest Flyer mountain coaster went to either Rowdy or Nate, but who was counting? This year’s annual Epic Discovery day at Adventure Ridge was a gray Wednesday in August, but the clouds and rain didn’t stop the nearly fifty participants—mostly Senior Buddies and Junior Buddies and their…

Mentor Spotlight: Ellen Smith Eaton

Mentoring is nothing new for Ellen Smith Eaton. While her two children were in school, Ellen was also in school—mentoring students. She volunteered for nearly 20 years in Eagle County Schools, helping children with their studies. When her children finally graduated (they are both in their twenties now), Ellen wanted to continue her advocacy work…