Don't Miss Our Special Community Activities

Mount Vernon Canyon Club invites the community to participate in select events throughout the year. The club enjoys sharing the beauty of our mountain and city views with our neighbors.

Colorado Foothills World Affairs Council Monthly Lectures

Colorado Foothills World Affairs Council regular programs are free and open to the public. There is an optional buffet dinner at the Mount Vernon Canyon Club prior to the program at 6 pm. The inclusive dinner price is $25.00. Call the Country Club for reservations at 303.526.0616. Click here to go to their website.

November Topic:  Former US Under Secretary of State Thomas Countryman: "US Foreign Policy at the Midpoint of the Trump Administration"
Tuesday, November 27th 
Optional Dinner: 6:00 pm, Lecture, 7:00 pm

Countryman served for 35 years as a member of the Foreign Service until January 2017, achieving the rank of minister-counselor, and served as acting undersecretary for arms control and international security, a position to which he was appointed Oct. 9, 2016. Appointed by President Obama in 2011, he simultaneously served as assistant secretary for international security and nonproliferation, a position he had held since September 2011. As acting undersecretary, he advised the Secretary of State on arms control, nonproliferation, disarmament, and political-military affairs.  

In January 2017, while traveling to an international arms control conference, he was informed he had been relieved of all duties by President Trump. In the White House he was at the National Security Council he was responsible for for the area ranging from Morocco to Syria and was Ambassador Dennis Ross’s liaison with the White House. Countryman was elected to join the board of the Arms Control Association in June 2017. Since leaving government and joining the Association’s board, he has spoken on the Association’s concerns in interviews in The Guardian, Voice of America, CNN, and NBC News and has written for The Washington Post and other publications. 

Winter Wellness Half-Day Retreat ~ Resolution Kick-Off!


Saturday, January 12th,
8:30 am - 1:00 pm 
Open to Community! 
Fee for participants.

Understanding the Human Body: An Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology


“Understanding the Human Body: An Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology” will be presented at Mount Vernon Country Club on Tuesday nights this fall and winter. This is one of the “Great Courses” series, comprised of 32 (45 minute) videos, each narrated by Dr. Anthony A. Goodman, M.D. of Montana State University. It will be shown in 16 sessions of two videos each.

The meetings will be on the 13th and 27th of September, the 4th, 11th and 25th of October and the 1st, 8th and 29th of November, with the 6th of December as a makeup day if we're snowed out for one of the meetings. The winter sessions calendar would be determined later. Everyone is welcome; we hope to see you there.  Click here for more details.

Understanding the Human Body: An Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology


“Understanding the Human Body: An Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology” will be presented at Mount Vernon Country Club on Tuesday nights this fall and winter. This is one of the “Great Courses” series, comprised of 32 (45 minute) videos, each narrated by Dr. Anthony A. Goodman, M.D. of Montana State University. It will be shown in 16 sessions of two videos each.

The meetings will be on the 13th and 27th of September, the 4th, 11th and 25th of October and the 1st, 8th and 29th of November, with the 6th of December as a makeup day if we're snowed out for one of the meetings. The winter sessions calendar would be determined later. Everyone is welcome; we hope to see you there.  Click here for more details.

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