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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.


  • Fall Colors

    10/02/2016
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Stroll through the glorious colors of our Colorado Fall with a Native Plant Master and discover t...


  • Cider Days in Lakewood

    10/02/2016
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    Two days packed full of cider pressing, historic demonstrations, exhibitors, vendors and entertai...


  • Join the Jefferson Symphony Orchestra for a spectacular season opening performance of Mahler’s Sy...


  • "The Fortune Teller's Fortune: A Tale from Nicaragua" is a Central American tale which explores h...


  • ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

    10/02/2016
    05:30PM — 06:30PM

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


  • High Holy Days with Beth Evergreen

    10/02/2016
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    The Jewish High Holidays bring a fresh start to a new year, a time for celebration and contemplat...


  • God of Carnage

    10/02/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    A playground altercation between eleven-year old boys brings together two sets of Brooklyn parent...


  • Evergreen Chorale presents My Fair Lady

    10/02/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    The story of a Cockney flower-seller, Eliza Doolittle, and the linguist Henry Higgins who makes a...


  • MOM-TO-MOM BIBLE STUDY

    10/03/2016
    06:30PM — 08:30PM

    Moms-to-be through Empty Nesters are invited to join! Part 2 of the "Mom-to-Mom" study, entitled...


  • WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY

    10/04/2016
    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...


  • Education Station: All About Black Bears

    10/04/2016
    03:00PM — 05:00PM

    Stop by anytime between the given times to discover how Jefferson County black bears take advanta...


  • October Birds at Lair o 'the Bear

    10/05/2016
    08:30AM — 12:30PM

    Tenth in a series of monthly hikes to observe birds, their numbers, habitats, and behaviors at th...


  • EVERGREEN MOPS

    10/05/2016
    09:00AM — 11:30AM

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


  • Family Night

    10/05/2016
    06:30PM — 08:00PM

    Church Family Night – starts next Wed., Sept. 14 Join us September 14th as we begin an exciting ...


  • Gospel of John - God's Love Letter to Us

    10/05/2016
    06:30PM — 08:00PM

    Join us at Conifer Community Church each Wednesday evening from 630pm-8pm for a study of the Gosp...


  • Alcoholics Anonymous

    10/06/2016
    12:00PM — 01:00PM

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


  • FREE Seminar: Newest Treatments for Knee Pain

    10/06/2016
    12:00PM — 01:00PM

    Do you suffer with Chronic Knee Pain? Ongoing arthritis flairups? Less enjoyment of activities yo...


  • NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS

    10/06/2016
    07:30PM — 08:30PM

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


  • October's Night Sky

    10/07/2016
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    The Moon, the planets, and star clusters. We'll view them all in the beautiful, autumn night sky....


  • God of Carnage

    10/07/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    A playground altercation between eleven-year old boys brings together two sets of Brooklyn parent...


  • Evergreen Chorale presents My Fair Lady

    10/07/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    The story of a Cockney flower-seller, Eliza Doolittle, and the linguist Henry Higgins who makes a...


  • StageDoor Theatre presents THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW

    10/07/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW at StageDoor Theatre Featuring the Adult Company Book, Music and Lyrics b...


  • The Boys & Girls Club of South Park is hosting the first annual Sasquatch Shuffle 5k Fun Run on O...


  • WOMEN'S POTLUCK BRUNCH

    10/01/2016
    08:30AM

    With the season changing and Fall in the air...the temperature is changing, too! LADIES of al...


  • Gallery 1261 is thrilled to present a Retrospective Exhibition for living master Richard Schmid. ...


  • "The Fortune Teller's Fortune: A Tale from Nicaragua" is a Central American tale which explores h...


  • God of Carnage

    10/01/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    A playground altercation between eleven-year old boys brings together two sets of Brooklyn parent...


  • Evergreen Chorale presents My Fair Lady

    10/01/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    The story of a Cockney flower-seller, Eliza Doolittle, and the linguist Henry Higgins who makes a...


  • Fall Colors

    10/02/2016
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Stroll through the glorious colors of our Colorado Fall with a Native Plant Master and discover t...


  • Cider Days in Lakewood

    10/02/2016
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    Two days packed full of cider pressing, historic demonstrations, exhibitors, vendors and entertai...


  • Join the Jefferson Symphony Orchestra for a spectacular season opening performance of Mahler’s Sy...


  • "The Fortune Teller's Fortune: A Tale from Nicaragua" is a Central American tale which explores h...


  • ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

    10/02/2016
    05:30PM — 06:30PM

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


  • High Holy Days with Beth Evergreen

    10/02/2016
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    The Jewish High Holidays bring a fresh start to a new year, a time for celebration and contemplat...


  • God of Carnage

    10/02/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    A playground altercation between eleven-year old boys brings together two sets of Brooklyn parent...


  • Evergreen Chorale presents My Fair Lady

    10/02/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    The story of a Cockney flower-seller, Eliza Doolittle, and the linguist Henry Higgins who makes a...


  • MOM-TO-MOM BIBLE STUDY

    10/03/2016
    06:30PM — 08:30PM

    Moms-to-be through Empty Nesters are invited to join! Part 2 of the "Mom-to-Mom" study, entitled...


  • WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY

    10/04/2016
    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...


  • Education Station: All About Black Bears

    10/04/2016
    03:00PM — 05:00PM

    Stop by anytime between the given times to discover how Jefferson County black bears take advanta...


  • October Birds at Lair o 'the Bear

    10/05/2016
    08:30AM — 12:30PM

    Tenth in a series of monthly hikes to observe birds, their numbers, habitats, and behaviors at th...


  • EVERGREEN MOPS

    10/05/2016
    09:00AM — 11:30AM

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


  • Family Night

    10/05/2016
    06:30PM — 08:00PM

    Church Family Night – starts next Wed., Sept. 14 Join us September 14th as we begin an exciting ...


  • Gospel of John - God's Love Letter to Us

    10/05/2016
    06:30PM — 08:00PM

    Join us at Conifer Community Church each Wednesday evening from 630pm-8pm for a study of the Gosp...


  • Alcoholics Anonymous

    10/06/2016
    12:00PM — 01:00PM

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


  • FREE Seminar: Newest Treatments for Knee Pain

    10/06/2016
    12:00PM — 01:00PM

    Do you suffer with Chronic Knee Pain? Ongoing arthritis flairups? Less enjoyment of activities yo...


  • NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS

    10/06/2016
    07:30PM — 08:30PM

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


  • October's Night Sky

    10/07/2016
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    The Moon, the planets, and star clusters. We'll view them all in the beautiful, autumn night sky....


  • God of Carnage

    10/07/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    A playground altercation between eleven-year old boys brings together two sets of Brooklyn parent...


  • Evergreen Chorale presents My Fair Lady

    10/07/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    The story of a Cockney flower-seller, Eliza Doolittle, and the linguist Henry Higgins who makes a...


  • StageDoor Theatre presents THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW

    10/07/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW at StageDoor Theatre Featuring the Adult Company Book, Music and Lyrics b...


  • Want to deepen your love of the natural world, notice nature’s tiniest details and spend time sur...


  • "The Fortune Teller's Fortune: A Tale from Nicaragua" is a Central American tale which explores h...


  • God of Carnage

    10/08/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    A playground altercation between eleven-year old boys brings together two sets of Brooklyn parent...


  • Evergreen Chorale presents My Fair Lady

    10/08/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    The story of a Cockney flower-seller, Eliza Doolittle, and the linguist Henry Higgins who makes a...


  • StageDoor Theatre presents THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW

    10/08/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW at StageDoor Theatre Featuring the Adult Company Book, Music and Lyrics b...


  • "The Fortune Teller's Fortune: A Tale from Nicaragua" is a Central American tale which explores h...


  • ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

    10/09/2016
    05:30PM — 06:30PM

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


  • God of Carnage

    10/09/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    A playground altercation between eleven-year old boys brings together two sets of Brooklyn parent...


  • Evergreen Chorale presents My Fair Lady

    10/09/2016
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    The story of a Cockney flower-seller, Eliza Doolittle, and the linguist Henry Higgins who makes a...


  • MOM-TO-MOM BIBLE STUDY

    10/10/2016
    06:30PM — 08:30PM

    Moms-to-be through Empty Nesters are invited to join! Part 2 of the "Mom-to-Mom" study, entitled...


  • 3D Mobile Mammography Mobile Fall Schedule

    10/11/2016
    08:30AM — 03:20PM

    St. Joseph’s Mobile Mammography Unit will be in our mountain community in September and October! ...


  • Food Stamp (SNAP) Enrollment Assistance

    10/11/2016
    09:30AM — 04:00PM

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


  • WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY

    10/11/2016
    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

    10/11/2016
    10:30AM — 11:30AM

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


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