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August 2, 2015
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Mon., Aug. 3, 6:30 p.m.
El Paso County Planning Commission Meeting, Tue., Aug. 4, 9 a.m.
Monument Board of Adjustment Methadone Clinic Zoning Issues Hearing, Mon., Aug. 10, 6:30 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Wastewater Facility Joint Use Committee Meeting, Tue., Aug. 11, 10 a.m.
Triview Metropolitan District Board Meeting, Tue., Aug. 11, 5 p.m.
Palmer Lake Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Aug. 12, 10 a.m.
Palmer Lake Planning Commission Workshop, Wed., Aug. 12, 6 p.m.
Monument Planning Commission Meeting, Wed., Aug. 12, 6:30 p.m.
Woodmoor Water & Sanitation District Board Meeting, Thu., Aug. 13, 1 p.m.
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Mon., Aug. 17, 6:30 p.m.
El Paso County Planning Commission Meeting, Tue., Aug. 18, 9 a.m.
Wescott Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Tue., Aug. 18, 7 p.m.
Palmer Lake Planning Commission Meeting, Wed., Aug. 19, 6 p.m.
Monument Sanitation District Board Meeting, Thu., Aug. 20, 10 a.m.
Donala Water & Sanitation District Board Meeting, Thu., Aug. 20, 1:30 p.m.
Lewis-Palmer School District 38 Board Meeting, Thu., Aug. 20, 6 p.m.
Palmer Lake Town Council Meeting, Thu., Aug. 20, 6 p.m.
Academy Water and Sanitation District Board Meeting, Tue., Aug. 25, 6 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Wed., Aug. 26, 6:30 p.m.
Woodmoor Improvement Association Board Meeting, Wed., Aug. 26, 7 p.m.
Forest View Acres Water District Board Meeting, Thu., Aug. 27, 6 p.m.
D-38 Homeschool Enrichment Academy Open House, Thu., Aug. 6 and Mon., Aug. 10, 10 a.m.-noon.
Western Museum of Mining & Industry (WMMI): National Tiny House Jamboree, Fri.-Sun., Aug. 7-9, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Fri. & Sat., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sun.
King’s Deer Community Garage Sale, Fri.-Sun., Aug. 14-16.
Free Community Pig Roast, Fri., Aug. 14, 5:30-8 p.m.
Black Forest Festival, Sat., Aug. 15, 6:30 a.m-3 p.m.
Harvest Brew at Peak Ranch’s Alpaca Boutique, Sat., Aug. 15, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Peter Yarrow in Concert at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts (TLCA), Sat., Aug. 15, 7 p.m., doors open 6:30 p.m., 304 Hwy 105, Palmer Lake. Tickets $30-45, Meet & Greet available. Tickets & Info: www.trilakesarts.org, 481-0475.
Words with Wine at Catriona Cellars, Sun., Aug. 16.
Learn to Skate Back-to-School Special, session starts Mon., Aug. 17, 5 and 5:30 p.m.
Camp Bow Wow Yappy Hour Series at Pikes Peak Brewing Co., Tue., Aug. 18, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Black Rose Acoustic Society Special Concert: Pat Donohue, Fri., Aug. 21, 7-9 p.m.
Heartsaver CPR/First Aid Class, Sat., Aug. 22, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Steve Earle Concert at Chico Basin Ranch, Sat., Aug. 22, 6 p.m.
Monument Parks Plan Open House, Thu., Aug. 27, 4-7 p.m.
Black Rose Acoustic Society Open Stage headlined by Chad Elliott, Fri., Aug. 28, 7-9 p.m.
National Mill Dog Rescue’s Dog Jog, Sat., Aug. 29, 7:30 a.m.-noon.
The Open Door books and Gifts presents Sarina Baptista, World-Renowned Psychic Medium, Sat.-Sun., Aug. 29-30.
Pikes Peak Brewing Co. Summer Sunday, Sun., Aug. 30, Cowboy Brad plays at 4:30 p.m.
The Black Lillies at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Thu., Sept. 10, 7 p.m., doors open 6 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Emergency Preparedness Fair, Sat., Sep. 12, 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Gleneagle Sertoma Club’s 14th Annual Patriot Golf Tournament, Mon., Sep. 14, 8:30 a.m.
Palmer Lake Art Group 42nd Christmas Arts & Crafts Fair, Fri.-Sun., Oct. 2-4, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sun.

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Vol. 15 No. 8 - August 1, 2015

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Vol. 15 No. 6 - June 6, 2015

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Vol. 15 No. 5 - May 2, 2015

Correction: Art Hop in historic downtown Monument is Thursday, May 21 from 5 to 8 PM. The printed and pdf version of the May issue display an incorrect date for this event. The Art Hop is the third Thursday of every month, from May through September. We apologize for any inconvenience or confusion this error might have caused.

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