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October 6, 2014
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Mon., Oct. 6
El Paso County Planning Commission Meeting, Tue., Oct. 7, 9 a.m.
Palmer Lake Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Oct. 8, 10 a.m.
D-38 Special Education Advisory Council, Wed., Oct. 8, 6:30 p.m.,
Monument Planning Commission Meeting, Wed., Oct. 8, 6:30 p.m.
Woodmoor Water & Sanitation District Meeting, Thu., Oct. 9, 1 p.m.
Palmer Lake Liquor Licensing Authority & Medical Marijuana Authority and Town Council Combined Workshop and Regular Meeting, Thu., Oct. 9, 6 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Wastewater Facility Joint Use Committee Meeting, Tue., Oct. 14, 10 a.m.
Triview Metropolitan District Board Meeting, Tue., Oct. 14, 5 p.m.
D-38 Accountability Advisory Committee (DAAC) Meeting, Tue., Oct. 14, 7 p.m.
Academy Water and Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Oct. 15, 6 p.m.
Palmer Lake Planning Commission Meeting, Wed., Oct. 15, 6 p.m.
Monument Sanitation District Board Meeting, Thu., Oct. 16, 10 a.m.
Donala Water & Sanitation District Board Meeting, Thu., Oct. 16, 1:30 p.m.
Lewis-Palmer School District 38 Board Meeting, Thu., Oct. 16, 6 p.m.
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Mon., Oct. 20, 6:30 p.m.
El Paso County Planning Commission Meeting, Tue., Oct. 21, 9 a.m.
Wescott Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Tue., Oct. 21, 7 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Wed., Oct. 22, 6:30 p.m.
Woodmoor Improvement Association Board Meeting, Wed., Oct. 22, 7 p.m.
Forest View Acres Water District Board Meeting, Thu., Oct. 23, 6 p.m.
Empty Bowls Dinner & Silent Auction, Wed., Oct. 8, Lewis-Palmer High School, 5-7:30 p.m.
Haunted Mines at the Western Museum of Mining & Industry (WMMI), Thu.-Sat., runs through Nov. 1
Ice Cave Creek Trail Building, Sat., Oct. 11, 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Danny Byram Concert at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts (TLCA), Sat., Oct. 11, 7 p.m.
Pumpkin Patch at Peak Ranch’s Alpaca Boutique, Sat., Oct. 11, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Covered Treasures presents Lunch with Sandra Dallas, Wed., Oct. 15, noon
Buffalo Grass Acoustic Society Open Stage featuring Jim Young, Fri., Oct. 17, 7 p.m.
Rocky Mountain Music Alliance Concert: The Beethoven Project I, Sun., Oct. 19, 3 p.m.
Black Rose Acoustic Society Open Stage headlined by Jim Hurst, Fri., Oct. 24, 7 p.m
Wine and Roses 2014, Sat., Oct. 25, 6-9 p.m.
Caravan of Thieves Concert at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts (TLCA), Sat., Oct. 25, 7 p.m.
How and Why To Do Fire Fuel Mitigation? Sat., Nov. 1, 9 a.m.
Black Forest Arts & Crafts Guild 50th Anniversary Fall Show & Sale, Thu.-Sun., Nov. 6-9, Thu.-Sat., 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Monument Academy Veterans’ Day Assembly: "Honoring the Honorable," Tue., Nov. 11, 10 a.m.
Free Rape Prevention & Self Defense Seminar, three Wednesdays, Nov. 12, 19, & 26, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
St. Peter Catholic School’s Annual Holiday Boutique, Sat., Nov. 15, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Sixth Annual Breakaway Hockey Event Fundraiser, Silent and Live Auction, and Dessert Auction, Fri., Nov. 21, 6-11 p.m.
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