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People Comforters: quilts for victims

By Jacqueline, 07/27/2016, Categories: Home+Garden, Health+Wellness, Today

“Our quilts have been given to rape victims, families who have lost their homes to fires, children removed from their home due to abuse issues, and family members who have lost loved ones due to horrific crime. It’s comforting for both the police and victim advocates to comfort children and adults who have experienced a catastrophic casualty with a comforting quilt," cites quilter Juel Decicco.

Nature center: wildflowers, hikes & crafts

By Jacqueline, 05/25/2016, Categories: Home+Garden, Today

Lookout Mountain Nature Center and Preserve offers a full slate of programs for the summer including the popular Wildflower Festival on June 12. Purchase native plants and enjoy a wildflower hike around the Forest Loop and the Meadow Loop that is free of bikes, dogs and horses. Crafts and activity stations will be offered for the smaller kids and everyone will enjoy the center’s dynamic displays, presentations and discussions.

Step away from your Smart Phone!

By Jacqueline, 01/05/2016, Categories: Advice, Health+Wellness, Today

Tips to unplug. Being at everyone’s beck and call or being aware of everyone else’s life can take a toll on your happiness. People are beginning to see and feel the negative effects of always being connected. Here are some reasons to unplug.

Just Get Started!

By Jacqueline, 02/24/2016, Categories: Advice, Health+Wellness, Today

Here’s the creed Peter Twist, one of the top fitness presenters, who recently battled Stage 4 Nasopharyngeal cancer lives by; “Life is short…LIVE EVERY DAY. Today I will GIVE everything I have, what I keep inside I will lose forever.” Powerful words to live by.

Jean Lambert: Conifer history buff

By Jacqueline, 01/27/2016, Categories: Home+Garden, Today

During Jean and husband Bill’s years in Conifer, she would learn more than most about her family’s past generations. Jean would discover that she is a direct descendent to Daniel Boone and that her family tree includes names like President John Adams and Miles Standish.

Did you know that chimney sweeps are lucky?

By Jacqueline, 01/28/2016, Categories: Advice, Health+Wellness, Today

Since chimney and fireplaces require annual maintenance to ensure they are safe to use the chimney sweep has always been a necessary profession, and a lucky one at that! In fact, sweeps’ luck is so coveted that they have been honored guests at countless weddings, including that of Queen Elizabeth.

You can give Hope for Animals

By Jacqueline, 02/24/2016, Categories: Home+Garden, Today

Hope for Animals is a small dog rescue that might be new to you, however, it got its started in Clear Creek County in 1996 and was then known as Clear Creek County Animal Rescue League. For nearly 20 years it rescued abandoned, abused, neglected, injured and homeless animals, as well as rescuing precious lives from kill shelters and puppy mills.


  • Sadko's Song: A Russian Tale

    12/04/2016
    03:00PM — 01:00PM

    "Sadko's Song: A Russian Tale," rich in music and lore, is a gentle reminder to be true to oursel...


  • Come and see the Junior Company as it presents the comical and endearing story of Buddy, the orph...


  • A Hudson Christmas

    12/04/2016
    05:00PM — 08:00PM

    With dazzling displays of sight and sound, the outdoor walking path winds through Hudson Gardens ...


  • ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

    12/04/2016
    05:30PM — 06:30PM

    Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and ho...


  • Miners Alley Playhouse - A Christmas Carol

    12/04/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    This fast-paced adaption uses only five actors to bring Dickens’ most beloved characters to life....


  • A View From the Bridge

    12/04/2016
    08:00PM — 10:30PM

    Focuses on the strengths and imperfections of the domestic world of middle-class individuals. Tak...


  • Food Stamp (SNAP) Enrollment Assistance

    12/06/2016
    09:30AM — 04:00PM

    Will your child receive free or reduced lunches this year? You may qualify for SNAP benefits ...


  • WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY

    12/06/2016
    09:30AM — 11:30AM

    LADIES - you are invited to join a new Bible study on Tuesday mornings from 9:30-11:30 am at Asc...


  • Tech Time

    12/06/2016
    01:30PM — 03:00PM

    Practice computer skills. Work on your workforce skills (resume help, business card or job appli...


  • EVERGREEN MOPS

    12/07/2016
    09:00AM — 11:30AM

    Moms with babies in the womb through kids of kindergarten age are invited for this time of releva...


  • TEQUILA'S BIBLE FUNDRAISER

    12/07/2016
    11:00AM — 10:00PM

    FOOD + DRINK = GOOD NEWS from TEQUILAS! Mark your calendars for this very special event. Dani...


  • Computer Lab

    12/07/2016
    01:30PM — 02:30PM

    Join us in our new computer lab to practice your computer skills. Work on workforce goals such a...


  • Food Stamp (SNAP) Enrollment Assistance

    12/08/2016
    09:30AM — 04:00PM

    Will your child receive free or reduced lunches this year? You may qualify for SNAP benefits ...


  • Alcoholics Anonymous

    12/08/2016
    12:00PM — 01:00PM

    Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and ho...


  • NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS

    12/08/2016
    07:30PM — 08:30PM

    Drug problem? NA can help! Join us Thursdays from 7:30-8:30 pm at Ascent Church, located at 298...


  • Miners Alley Playhouse - A Christmas Carol

    12/08/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    This fast-paced adaption uses only five actors to bring Dickens’ most beloved characters to life....


  • Sadko's Song: A Russian Tale

    12/04/2016
    03:00PM — 01:00PM

    "Sadko's Song: A Russian Tale," rich in music and lore, is a gentle reminder to be true to oursel...


  • Come and see the Junior Company as it presents the comical and endearing story of Buddy, the orph...


  • A Hudson Christmas

    12/04/2016
    05:00PM — 08:00PM

    With dazzling displays of sight and sound, the outdoor walking path winds through Hudson Gardens ...


  • ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

    12/04/2016
    05:30PM — 06:30PM

    Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and ho...


  • Miners Alley Playhouse - A Christmas Carol

    12/04/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    This fast-paced adaption uses only five actors to bring Dickens’ most beloved characters to life....


  • A View From the Bridge

    12/04/2016
    08:00PM — 10:30PM

    Focuses on the strengths and imperfections of the domestic world of middle-class individuals. Tak...


  • Food Stamp (SNAP) Enrollment Assistance

    12/05/2016
    09:30AM — 04:00PM

    Will your child receive free or reduced lunches this year? You may qualify for SNAP benefits ...


  • Food Stamp (SNAP) Enrollment Assistance

    12/06/2016
    09:30AM — 04:00PM

    Will your child receive free or reduced lunches this year? You may qualify for SNAP benefits ...


  • WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY

    12/06/2016
    09:30AM — 11:30AM

    LADIES - you are invited to join a new Bible study on Tuesday mornings from 9:30-11:30 am at Asc...


  • Tech Time

    12/06/2016
    01:30PM — 03:00PM

    Practice computer skills. Work on your workforce skills (resume help, business card or job appli...


  • EVERGREEN MOPS

    12/07/2016
    09:00AM — 11:30AM

    Moms with babies in the womb through kids of kindergarten age are invited for this time of releva...


  • TEQUILA'S BIBLE FUNDRAISER

    12/07/2016
    11:00AM — 10:00PM

    FOOD + DRINK = GOOD NEWS from TEQUILAS! Mark your calendars for this very special event. Dani...


  • Computer Lab

    12/07/2016
    01:30PM — 02:30PM

    Join us in our new computer lab to practice your computer skills. Work on workforce goals such a...


  • Food Stamp (SNAP) Enrollment Assistance

    12/08/2016
    09:30AM — 04:00PM

    Will your child receive free or reduced lunches this year? You may qualify for SNAP benefits ...


  • Alcoholics Anonymous

    12/08/2016
    12:00PM — 01:00PM

    Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and ho...


  • NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS

    12/08/2016
    07:30PM — 08:30PM

    Drug problem? NA can help! Join us Thursdays from 7:30-8:30 pm at Ascent Church, located at 298...


  • Miners Alley Playhouse - A Christmas Carol

    12/08/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    This fast-paced adaption uses only five actors to bring Dickens’ most beloved characters to life....


  • Food Stamp (SNAP) Enrollment Assistance

    12/09/2016
    09:30AM — 04:00PM

    Will your child receive free or reduced lunches this year? You may qualify for SNAP benefits ...


  • Three Person Exhibition at Gallery 1261

    12/09/2016
    11:00AM — 06:00PM

    This dynamic exhibition features the works of Greg Gandy, Jeremy Mann, and Timothy P Wilson whose...


  • A Hudson Christmas

    12/09/2016
    05:00PM — 08:00PM

    With dazzling displays of sight and sound, the outdoor walking path winds through Hudson Gardens ...


  • Come and see the Junior Company as it presents the comical and endearing story of Buddy, the orph...


  • Miners Alley Playhouse - A Christmas Carol

    12/09/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    This fast-paced adaption uses only five actors to bring Dickens’ most beloved characters to life....


  • A View From the Bridge

    12/09/2016
    08:00PM — 10:30PM

    Focuses on the strengths and imperfections of the domestic world of middle-class individuals. Tak...


  • Three Person Exhibition at Gallery 1261

    12/10/2016
    11:00AM — 06:00PM

    This dynamic exhibition features the works of Greg Gandy, Jeremy Mann, and Timothy P Wilson whose...


  • The Story of the Nutcracker

    12/10/2016
    01:00PM — 02:15PM

    Miners Alley Children's Theatre - "The Story of the Nutcracker" - A gift to Marie from her Godfat...


  • Sadko's Song: A Russian Tale

    12/10/2016
    03:00PM — 01:00PM

    "Sadko's Song: A Russian Tale," rich in music and lore, is a gentle reminder to be true to oursel...


  • Come and see the Junior Company as it presents the comical and endearing story of Buddy, the orph...


  • A Hudson Christmas

    12/10/2016
    05:00PM — 08:00PM

    With dazzling displays of sight and sound, the outdoor walking path winds through Hudson Gardens ...


  • PARENTS NIGHT OUT

    12/10/2016
    05:00PM — 08:00PM

    Hey Parents! Christmas is sneaking up on all of us! It’s hard to find time to do the shopping w...


  • Come and see the Junior Company as it presents the comical and endearing story of Buddy, the orph...


  • Miners Alley Playhouse - A Christmas Carol

    12/10/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    This fast-paced adaption uses only five actors to bring Dickens’ most beloved characters to life....


  • A View From the Bridge

    12/10/2016
    08:00PM — 10:30PM

    Focuses on the strengths and imperfections of the domestic world of middle-class individuals. Tak...


  • Sadko's Song: A Russian Tale

    12/11/2016
    03:00PM — 01:00PM

    "Sadko's Song: A Russian Tale," rich in music and lore, is a gentle reminder to be true to oursel...


  • A Hudson Christmas

    12/11/2016
    05:00PM — 08:00PM

    With dazzling displays of sight and sound, the outdoor walking path winds through Hudson Gardens ...


  • ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

    12/11/2016
    05:30PM — 06:30PM

    Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and ho...


  • Miners Alley Playhouse - A Christmas Carol

    12/11/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    This fast-paced adaption uses only five actors to bring Dickens’ most beloved characters to life....


  • A View From the Bridge

    12/11/2016
    08:00PM — 10:30PM

    Focuses on the strengths and imperfections of the domestic world of middle-class individuals. Tak...


  • Food Stamp (SNAP) Enrollment Assistance

    12/12/2016
    09:30AM — 04:00PM

    Will your child receive free or reduced lunches this year? You may qualify for SNAP benefits ...


  • Food Stamp (SNAP) Enrollment Assistance

    12/13/2016
    09:30AM — 04:00PM

    Will your child receive free or reduced lunches this year? You may qualify for SNAP benefits ...


  • WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY

    12/13/2016
    09:30AM — 11:30AM

    LADIES - you are invited to join a new Bible study on Tuesday mornings from 9:30-11:30 am at Asc...


  • Elk Run Ministry

    12/13/2016
    10:30AM — 11:30AM

    Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month at 10:30 am, volunteers from Ascent provide an outreach pr...


  • Three Person Exhibition at Gallery 1261

    12/13/2016
    11:00AM — 06:00PM

    This dynamic exhibition features the works of Greg Gandy, Jeremy Mann, and Timothy P Wilson whose...


  • Tech Time

    12/13/2016
    01:30PM — 03:00PM

    Practice computer skills. Work on your workforce skills (resume help, business card or job appli...


  • Along with the beautiful vocals of Heidi Schmidt, CJRO will help you celebrate the season with a ...


  • Three Person Exhibition at Gallery 1261

    12/14/2016
    11:00AM — 06:00PM

    This dynamic exhibition features the works of Greg Gandy, Jeremy Mann, and Timothy P Wilson whose...


  • Computer Lab

    12/14/2016
    01:30PM — 02:30PM

    Join us in our new computer lab to practice your computer skills. Work on workforce goals such a...


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