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Garden of the Gods
Free 'fun run' opportunity Thursdays at Garden of the Gods Visitor Center (posted 5/20/16)

10 upcoming volunteer erosion-control projects in Garden of the Gods (posted 5/3/16)

19th annual Earth Day April 16 at Garden of the Gods, Rock Ledge Ranch (posted 4/5/16)

Historically customized passenger tour bus to offer rides in Garden of the Gods (posted 3/24/16)

Monthly guided hikes of Garden and Rock Ledge in March, April & May Feb. 13 (posted 2/23/16)

Annual Bighorn Day features multiple activities at Garden of the Gods Feb. 13 (posted 2/2/16)

Good crowd for first-ever Fossil Day at GoG Visitor Center; could become annual event (posted 10/7/15)

'Fossil Day' - new event at Garden of the Gods Visitor Center Oct. 10 (posted 10/7/15)


Red Rock Canyon
Two more volunteer workdays to finish flood fixes at Red Rock Canyon (posted 11/16/15)

'Talk and Walk' Sept. 16 on Red Rock Canyon's geologic history (posted 9/14/15)


Rock Ledge Ranch
Rock Ledge Ranch features sheep activities for season-opening day June 4 (posted 5/26/16)

Weather cancels Earth Day at Garden of the Gods, Rock Ledge Ranch (posted 4/16/16)

19th annual Earth Day April 16 at Garden of the Gods, Rock Ledge Ranch (posted 4/5/16)

Monthly guided hikes of Garden and Rock Ledge in March, April & May Feb. 13 (posted 2/23/16)

Natural Christmas trees can be recycled for $5 donation at Rock Ledge Ranch (posted 12/31/15)

Holiday Evening at Rock Ledge Dec. 19 offers 1800s-style Christmas festivities (posted 12/12/15)

'Oink' event at Rock Ledge Ranch Nov. 14 offers insights to early settlers' lives (posted 11/2/15)

Free admission to Rock Ledge Ranch for annual Harvest Festival Oct. 3 (posted 9/28/15)

6th annual American Indian Powwow at Rock Ledge Ranch Sept. 26 (posted 9/21/15)

Greenhouse project fundraising goal of Folk Art Fest Sept. 18-20 (posted 9/12/15)

Photo essay: Action at the annual Rock Ledge Ranch Labor Day vintage baseball game (posted 9/7/15)


City/County Parks
Jazz Society sets free summer concerts in Bancroft, Bear Creek parks (posted 5/24/16)

Dedication ceremony May 14 for new memorial structure at Bear Creek Dog Park (posted 5/7/16)

Volunteers sought for Bear Creek Dog Park 'April Stools Day' cleanup April 2 (posted 3/24/16)

Artist who brainstormed Dog Park Memorial enjoys seeing project take form (posted 3/10/16)

Bear Creek Garden Association renting plots, offering class March 12 (posted 3/5/15)

Maureen Tuttle takes over as president of Friends of Bear Creek Dog Park (posted 11/19/15)

Goats leave Bear Creek Park early; off-leash dog incidents main reason (posted 11/10/15)

Wyoming goats to chomp weeds around Bear Creek Garden through mid- November (posted 11/07/15)

Annual 'Ghouls & Stools' event to clean up Dog Park off 21st Street Oct. 31 (posted 10/25/15)

Volunteer leader steps down after helping Dog Park become 'world class' (posted 9/7/15)


Trails
City builds 'shortcut' to Midland Trail from Highway 24 and 26th Street (posted 9/23/15)



Bear Creek Nature Center
After 5 years as Nature Center head, Bequette to leave for Peace Corps (posted 4/29/16)

'Candelight' event, annual Bear Creek Nature Center fundraiser, Dec. 4 (posted 11/25/15)

Runners to dress as bears in 3-K 'theme' race to benefit Bear Creek Nature Center (posted 11/2/15)


Norris-Penrose Event Center
World's Modern Pentathlon champion at Norris-Penrose Horseman's Expo March 19 (posted 3/15/16)

General
'Great American Cleanup' offers organized chance to clean up community April 23 (posted 4/10/16)

Scenic Colorado Red Rock-area highway cleanup postponed to April 23 (posted 4/8/16, updated 4/15/16)

RMFI sets spring volunteer projects at Red Rock Canyon, Garden of the Gods (posted 3/30/16)

RMFI seeks volunteers this fall for 9 more Garden workdays, 3 at Red Rock (posted 10/4/15)

County sponsors free hazardous waste drop-off near Citizens Service Center Oct. 3 (posted 9/29/15)

Volunteers requested for county-led Fountain Creek cleanup Sept. 26-Oct. 4 (posted 9/24/15)

Informational meeting Oct. 1 at Extension Office for prospective Master Gardeners (posted 9/22/15)

Fireworks legal in El Paso County (but not in city) (posted 6/24/15)



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