Summit County Then and Now with Christy Nelson
352 Lake Dillon Dr.
Dillon, CO 80435
2(SAS Elective) or 1(SAS Community Event) Summit County: Then & Now. Join SAR and the Summit Historical Society for a class on the history of the Summit Area.
With Instructor, Christy Nelson of the Summit Historical Society.
Registration and Breakfast @ 8.30 AM
- Starting in 1861 and focusing on the community neighborhoods you will learn all about the formation of Summit County, and move through the people groups including Summit County First Peoples, Gold Miners, Silver Miners, Homesteaders and Ranchers, Railroad and Merchants, Skiers and Boaters. The Summit County Historical Society has scoured their archives to bring tools to best understand the history of the areas you live and your clients may be buying in. The fee for this class will 100% go to supporting the Summit Historical Society. Your payment will be a tax deductible contribution.
Christy has lived around the world as an educator and trainer. She moved to Summit County in 2003, and has been an active member of the community ever since. She joined the staff of Summit Historical Society in 2013. Her passion is education and interpretation of history to all ages.