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Champlain Valley Films: The Old Breed

October 11, 2014 @ 6:00 pm

The Champlain Valley Film Society presents: The Old Breed. Including buffet dinner with introduction by special guest director/mountaineer Mark Richey. The event takes place on Saturday, October 11 at Whallonsburg Grange Hall. Dinner is at 6:00 pm; Film at 7:30 pm.

Dinner & Movie: $20 Adults; $15 Under 18
Movie only: $10 Adults; $5 Under 18

In 2011, three Americans set out to climb the Himalaya‘s SK11, 7,518 meters high and the second-highest unclimbed mountain in the world. Mark Richey, Steve Swenson (both in their 50s) and Freddie Wilkinson attempt the ascent alpine-style-carrying all their provisions and climbing without fixed ropes.

Mark Richey, former President of the American Alpine Club, has made over 40 expeditions to some of the tallest and most remote mountains in the world including summitting Everest and the North Face of the Eiger.

Reservations requested by October 9. Call 518-963-4170 or email

For more information on this season’s chosen Champlain Valley films contact the Champlain Valley Film Society at


October 11, 2014
6:00 pm
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Whallonsburg Grange Hall
1610 NYS Route 22
Whallonsburg, NY 12936 United States
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(518) 963-4170
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