"Within Weakness" Film Premiere

Wesley hiking above tree line with mountains all around him

"Within Weakness" Film Premiere

Thursday, December 17, 2020
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Join us for the premiere of Wesley Trimble's short film, Within Weakness, followed by a panel discussion and audience Q & A!
Film Synopsis

Cerebral palsy hinders Wesley Trimble’s strength and coordination on the right side of his body, but it hasn’t thwarted his goal to climb all 54 of Colorado’s 14,000-foot peaks. Along the way, he discovered great strength within weakness, though tragedy taught him these adventures could cost him everything.

Adult Audience Only: Film recounts traumatic experiences that might not be suitable for all audiences. 

Panel Discussion and Q & A

This Q & A will consist of the film creator as well as prominent professionals working for stewardship and conservation-based organizations. 

Our three panelist will be: 

Loretta McEllhiney, Colorado Fourteeners Program Manager for the US Forest Service
Pronouns: she/her

Emily Olsen, Rocky Mountain Region Director for the National Forest Foundation

Wesley Trimble, Film Creator of "Within Weakness", Communications and Creative Director of the American Hiking Society
Pronouns: he/him/his


To register, please click here! Suggested donation of $10 to Rocky Mountain Field Institute through the Indy Give! Campaign.