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Forest Lakes Metropolitan District Board Meeting, Mon., Mar. 6, 10 a.m.
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Mon., Mar. 6, 6:30 p.m.
El Paso County Planning Commission Meeting, Tue., Mar. 7, 9 a.m.
Palmer Lake Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Mar. 8, 10 a.m.
D-38 Special Education Advisory Council (SEAC), Wed., Mar. 8, 6 p.m.
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Monument Academy School Board Meeting, Thu., Mar. 9, 6 p.m.
Palmer Lake Town Council Meeting, Thu., Mar. 9, 6:30 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Wastewater Facility Joint Use Committee Meeting, Tue., Mar. 14, 10 a.m.
Triview Metropolitan District Board Meeting, Tue., Mar. 14, 5 p.m.
D-38 Accountability Advisory Committee (DAAC) Meeting, Tue., Mar. 14, 7 p.m.
Monument Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Mar. 15, 9 a.m.
Academy Water and Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Mar. 15, 6 p.m.
Palmer Lake Planning Commission Meeting, Wed., Mar. 15, 6 p.m.
Wescott Fire Protection District Steering Committee Meeting, Wed., Mar. 15, 7 p.m.
Donala Water & Sanitation District Public Meeting, Thu., Mar. 16, 1:30 p.m.
Lewis-Palmer School District 38 Board Meeting, Thu., Mar. 16, 6 p.m.
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Mon, Mar. 20, 6:30 p.m.
El Paso County Planning Commission Meeting, Tue., Mar. 21, 9 a.m.
Wescott Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Tue., Mar. 21, 7 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Wed., Mar. 22, 6:30 p.m.
Woodmoor Improvement Association Board Meeting, Wed., Mar. 22, 7 p.m.
Forest View Acres Water District Board Meeting, Thu., Mar. 23, 5 p.m.
Black Rose Acoustic Society: Steve Smith and Tim May, Fri., Mar. 10, 7-10 p.m.
Olivia Mainville & the Aquatic Troupe Concert at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Fri., Mar. 10, 7-9 p.m.
Spotlight on Local Authors at Covered Treasures Bookstore, Sat., Mar. 11, 3-5 p.m.
Shane Koyczan, Spoken Word Artist at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Sat., Mar. 11, 7 p.m.
Chamber Concert Series: Parish House Baroque, Sun., Mar. 12, 2:30-4:30 p.m.
Seniors: Tai Chi Classes, Mon., Mar. 13, 11–Noon
Seniors: Ensight Mobile Vision Clinic, Wed., Mar. 15, by appointment
Free Monthly Education Series: Generational Diversity/Millenials in the Workplace, Wed., Mar. 15, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Basics, Wed., Mar. 15, 6-8:30 p.m.
Palmer Ridge High School production of Purrfect Crime, Thu.-Sat., Mar. 16-18, 7 p.m.
Seniors Aromatherapy Education Workshop, Fri., Mar. 17, 1-2:25 p.m.
Pikes Peak Brewing Co. St Patrick’s Day Weekend, Fri.-Sat., Mar. 17-18
Western Museum of Mining & Industry (WMMI): Family Exploration Day – SCIENCE!!!, Sat., Mar. 18, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Spotlight on Local Authors at Covered Treasures Bookstore, Sat., Mar. 18, 3-5 p.m.
D-38 Parent Education Night: Mindful Parenting: Simple, practical ways for parents to destress and find calm instead of chaos, Mon., Mar. 20, 6:30 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Community/Centura Blood Drive, Tue., Mar. 21, 2:30-7 p.m.
Black Rose Acoustic Society: Mary Beth Cross Band, Fri., Mar. 24, 7-10 p.m.
Randy Stonehill Concert at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Fri., Mar. 24, 7 p.m.
Visions of Light Photography Exhibition, through Fri., Mar. 24, Tue.-Fri., noon-4 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Seniors: Gardening Workshop, Mon., Mar. 27, 1–2:30 p.m.
Bill Nance Memorial Blood Drive, Thu., Mar. 30, 1-6 p.m.
Rules of the Road: A Class for Parents of New Drivers, Thu., Mar. 30, 6-7 p.m.
Veterans Outreach, Sat., Apr. 8, 8 a.m.-noon
National Healthcare Decision Day/Advanced Care Planning, Fri., Apr. 14, 10 a.m.-noon
Black Forest Slash and Mulch Site’s Annual Community Meeting, Sat., Apr. 22, 9 a.m.
Great American Cleanup, Sat., Apr. 22, 9 a.m.-noon.

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