Connie Elstun gets help from audience member Kaleb Poling as part of her Bunny and Birdie Comedy Magic Show March 28, organized by the Old Colorado City Library at the Westside Community Center. See article. (Photo posted 4/6/14.)
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Upcoming Meetings
Natural style recommended for Pleasant Valley ditch's future (posted 4/18/14)

CSPD citizen-training schedule -- next class May 8 (posted 1/26/14; updated 4/10/14)


Ongoing Issues
Snowpack at 131 percent, but Utilities cautious about water use (posted 3/27/14)

Early-season influx of transients lured by state's legal marijuana (posted 3/25/14)

Suggested site expected in June for homeless 'day center' (posted 3/24/14)


Westside Community Center
Bird, bunny entertainment in library program at Community Center (posted 4/6/14)

Birds of prey in Library/Community Center program (posted 2/23/14)

Pickleball under way at Westside Community Center (posted 2/9/14)


Old Colorado City History Center
Book-sale proceeds to help History Center (posted 4/16/14)

Local-baseball author at Old Colorado City History Center (posted 4/16/14)

April 11 talk by author of book on local baseball history (posted 3/31/14)

$7,100 grant for History Center could lead to more funding help in future (posted 3/16/14)

Suffragette presentation at Old Colorado City History Center (posted 3/2/14)

History Center talk: Glass factory days brief but memorable (posted 2/19/14)

Co-presidents at Historical Society for 2014 (posted 1/31/14)

Famous cartoonist (Westsider) tells about his life and career (posted 1/13/14)

History Center hours shortened for winter (posted 1/8/14)


Old Colorado City Library
Bird, bunny entertainment in library program at Community Center (posted 4/6/14)

Birds of prey in Library/Community Center program (posted 2/23/14)

50 sign up at library launch for Early Books Early Reading (posted 1/27/14)


Arts
Old Colorado City's First Friday ArtWalk starts 9th year April 4 (posted 3/26/14)

Simpich performs 'Firebird' March 21-May 18 (posted 3/12/14)

New Horizons jazz recital Feb. 28 (posted 2/19/14)


Groups/Clubs
'Yes, you killed me, let's fight again' - chivalry lives in Barony of Dragonsspine (posted 4/18/14)

Coronado student gains state Youth of the Year honor from Boys & Girls Club (posted 4/2/14)

Plots available at Bear Creek Park's organic garden; association to host public meeting April 12 (posted 3/31/14; 4/2/14)

Westside Girl Scout troop treats CSFD to 180 boxes of cookies (posted 3/13/14)


Neighborhoods
Mesa Springs residents get answers with help of 'City Footprint' system (posted 4/1/14)

OWN meeting in restaurant/bar proves popular (posted 1/26/14)


Space Foundation
International Space Station theme for Star Days Feb. 27, March 1 (posted 2/21/14)

'Sphere' film premieres at Space Foundation (Posted 2/3/14.)

'Star Days' theme at Space Discovery Center Jan. 30, Feb. 1 (posted 1/21/14)


Charitable
Happy Cats joyful about 500-adoption milestone (posted 4/1/14)

Free tax preparation and e-filing available at center (posted 3/11/14)

Rare accreditation earned by Humane Society's Metzler Surgery Center (posted 2/24/14)

'Yellow Book' offers info on senior services (posted 2/21/14)

Collection drive for Westside CARES (posted 2/11/14)

Church group 'doctors' toys for charity (posted 1/22/14)

In Memoriam
Ginny Wesley, founder of Mountain Moppets (posted 4/13/14)

Dale Case, military veteran who fought at D-Day (posted 2/18/14)

Dr. Rev. Robert G. Dunbar, founder of Lighthouse Temple (posted 1/29/14)

Mark Hesse, RMFI founder (posted 1/31/14)

Irving Howbert, grandson of famous Colorado City namesake (posted 1/27/14)



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