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January 12, 2014
Tri-Lakes Wastewater Facility Joint Use Committee Meeting, Tue., Jan. 13, 10 a.m.
Triview Metropolitan District Board Meeting, Tue., Jan. 13, 5 p.m.
D-38 Accountability Advisory Committee (DAAC) Meeting, Tue., Jan. 13, 7 p.m.
Palmer Lake Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Jan. 14, 10 a.m.
D-38 Special Education Advisory Council, Wed., Jan. 14, 6:30 p.m.
Monument Planning Commission Meeting, Wed., Jan. 14, 6:30 p.m.
Monument Sanitation District Board Meeting, Thu., Jan. 15, 10 a.m.
Donala Water & Sanitation District Board Meeting, Thu., Jan. 15, 1:30 p.m.
Lewis-Palmer School District 38 Board Meeting, Thu., Jan. 15, 6 p.m.
Baptist Road Rural Transportation Authority (BRRTA) Special Meeting, Fri., Jan. 16, 2:30 p.m.
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Tue., Jan. 20, 6:30 p.m.
El Paso County Planning Commission Meeting, Tue., Jan. 20, 9 a.m.
Wescott Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Tue., Jan. 20, 7 p.m.
Academy Water and Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Jan. 21, 6 p.m.
Palmer Lake Planning Commission Meeting, Wed., Jan. 21, 6 p.m.
Forest View Acres Water District Board Meeting, Thu., Jan. 22, 6 p.m.
Palmer Lake Town Council Meeting, Thu., Jan. 22, 6 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Wed., Jan. 28, 6:30 p.m.
Woodmoor Improvement Association Board Meeting, Wed., Jan. 28, 7 p.m.
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Mon., Feb. 2, 6:30 p.m.
El Paso County Planning Commission Meeting, Tue., Feb. 3, 9 a.m.
Black Rose Acoustic Society Open Stage headlined by Mollie O’Brien & Rich Moore, Fri., Jan. 9
Yoga Nidra at Yoga Pathways, Sun., Jan. 11 & 25, 4:30-5:40 p.m.
Centura Health Urgent Care Tri-Lakes Opening, Mon., Jan. 12, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.–8 p.m.
Learn to Skate, session starts Mon., Jan. 12, 4:30 & 5 p.m.
Sisters of Benet Hill Monastery: Contemplative Journey I Course, Tue., Jan. 13-Apr. 14, 9:30-11:30 a.m. or 6:30-8:30 p.m.
D-38 Parent Forum, Wed., Jan. 14, 6:30 p.m.
Chuck Pyle CD Release Show at TLCA, Fri., Jan. 16, 7 p.m.
Winterific at Fox Run Regional Park, Sat., Jan. 17, noon-2 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Cares Blood Drive, Tue., Jan. 20, 3-7 p.m.
Black Rose Acoustic Society Open Stage headlined by Wirewood Station, Fri., Jan. 23, opening act at 7 p.m.
Monument Hill Farmers Market Winter Market, Sat., Jan. 24, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Penny Christensen, Celebrity Psychic Medium, at the Open Door Books and Gifts, Sat., Jan. 24, 6-8:30 p.m.
Yoga Nidra at Yoga Pathways, Sun., Jan. 25, 4:30-5:40 p.m.
Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) Class, Thu.-Sat., Jan. 29-31, 6-10 p.m. Thu.-Fri., 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat.
Amateur Radio (ham) Licensing Class, Sat., Jan. 31 & Feb. 7, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sisters of Benet Hill Monastery: Forgiveness Prayer Workshop, Sat., Feb. 21, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Sisters of Benet Hill Monastery: Welcoming Prayer Workshop, Sat., Mar. 14, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

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