November 2011

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What's New at ROCK'n & JAM'n?

Young at Heart... 

So, what does the expression "young at heart" mean to you?

 

As climbers, we all know that this sport puts us at risk for climbing
related injuries. We subject our bodies to all sorts of strange and unusual contortions, pushing our joints and tendons to the limits. As we get older(and I like to think wiser too), we are forced to compromise on certain aspects of our adventurous lifestyle. But as long as we have the will, the drive, (and the brains to not push it too far), we can always find a way to enjoy our passions in life.
 

So, when I go to a concert and a young girl turns around and asks me 'how old are you?" And after I tell her she high-fives me and responds "my mom doesn't even KNOW who AWOLNATION is...", I have reason to smile!

 

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter." - Mark Twain

 

May you continue to enjoy all your favorite passions for a lifetime!

 

-Deb

RJ Youth School sponsored Clear Creek Cleanup

 102911 cleanup

Many thanks to all those that participated in the Clear Creek cleanup on October 29th! Your time and efforts were greatly appreciated! Nice job!

Winter Wonderland Comp!

 

winter wonderland 2011 

 

Come celebrate the start of the holiday season with a low-key, low-stress Bouldering Competition at RJ1 on December 3rd!

 

Categories include Kids, Rec, Int, Adv, Open, and Masters (must climb 2 problems in a category before advancing to the next level). Check out the "moon-board challenge" where we increase the angle every 30 minutes!

 

Registration begins at 5pm

Climbing from 6-8pm

Festivities wrap up at 9pm

$10 for RJ Members

$20 for Non-Members

 

Hope to see you there!

Modified Hours of Operation
Happy Thanksgiving
Wednesday, November 23rd : 11am - 6pm
Thursday, November 24th : CLOSED
Friday, November 25th : 3pm-11pm
 
Winter Wonderland Competition
Saturday, December 3rd: Noon-4pm OPEN for Climbing
Competition from 5-9pm
 
Merry Christmas
Saturday, December 24th : 9am- 3pm
Sunday, December 25th : CLOSED

Happy New Years
Saturday, December 31st : Noon - 6pm
Sunday, January 1st: CLOSED
Holiday Countdown Sale Recap...
Heads up! Our annual Holiday Countdown Sale starts this month! Here's an opportunity to save some money on your ROCK'n & JAM'n holiday gifts.

RJ Members receive 20% off of sale items (excluding entry punchcards). Non-Members will save 10% off of all sale items.  

Both Members and Non-Members will receive a 10% discount on entry punchcards the week before Christmas. Remember, our punchcards are sharable and never expire...just hang on to them because we are not responsible for lost or stolen cards.

The following is a countdown of the sale items...
     11/20- 11/26  Shoes
     11/27- 12/3    Harnesses
     12/4 12/10     Belay Devices & 'Biners
     12/11- 12/17  Chalkbags & Chalk
     12/18- 12/24  Entry Punchcards (10% max discount)
Youth Program Spring Semester
Spring semester dates to be announced later this month for our Youth School and Kids-Can-Belay-Too (KCBT) programs
at RJ1 and RJ2.
Check our website for up-coming details.
We appreciate your business and welcome your comments!
 
Your friends at ROCK'n & JAM'n
In This Issue
Clear Creek Cleanup
RJ1 Bouldering Comp
Modified Hours of Operation
Holiday Countdown Sale
Youth Program Update
Follow-up Links
 
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