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August 4, 2018
Sundance Studio Annual Open House, Sat. Aug. 4, 1-3 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Cruisers 16th Annual Benefit Car Show, Sun., Aug. 5,10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Forest Lakes & Pinon Pines Metropolitan Districts Board Meeting, Mon., Aug. 6, 10:30 a.m..
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Mon., Aug. 6, 6:30 p.m.
35th Annual National Night Out, Tue., Aug. 7.
D-38 Home School Enrichment Academy Open House, Tue., Aug. 7,5-7 p.m.
Friends of Monument Preserve (FOMP) Trail Work Night, Tue., Aug. 7, 6-8:30 p.m.
El Paso Board of County Commissioners Meeting, Tue., Aug. 7, 9 a.m.
El Paso County Planning Commission Meeting, Tue., Aug. 7, 9 a.m.
Palmer Lake Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Aug. 8, 9 a.m.
Neighborhood Meeting: Ramada Inn Change of Use, Wed., Aug. 8,6-8 p.m.
Monument Academy School Board Meeting, Thu., Aug. 9, 6 p.m.
Palmer Lake Town Council Meeting, Thu., Aug. 9, 7 p.m.
Northern El Paso County Non-Profit Council, Thu., Aug. 9,8 a.m.
Lang 20th Annual Pig Roast & Client Appreciation Event, Fri.,Aug. 10, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Summer Concert Series at Forest Lakes, Fri., Aug. 10, 6-9p.m.
King’s Deer Community Garage Sale, Fri.-Sun., Aug. 10-12
Black Forest Festival, Sat., Aug. 11, 6:30 a.m-9 p.m.
Return of the Rocky Mountain Chautauqua, Sat., Aug. 11,11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Native American Traditional Powwow, Sat., Aug. 11, 10a.m.-6 p.m.
Woodmoor Water & Sanitation District Board Meeting, Mon., Aug. 13, 2 p.m.
Gleneagle Sertoma 17th Annual Patriot Golf Benefit, Mon., Aug. 13, noon check-in, 1:30 p.m. tee-off.
Tri-Lakes Wastewater Facility Joint Use Committee Meeting, Tue., Aug. 14, 10 a.m.
Triview Metropolitan District Board Meeting, Tue., Aug. 14, 5 p.m.
Monument Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Aug. 15, 9 a.m.
Donala Water & Sanitation District Board Meeting, Thu., Aug. 16, 1:30 p.m.
Park Party at Pikes Peak Brewing Company, Thu., Aug. 16,6-8 p.m.
Bethesda Gardens: Pancakes for Purpose, Sat., Aug. 18,8:30-10:30 a.m.
Pickin’ on the Divide, Sat., Aug. 18, 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Monument Library: AARP Drive Smart, Sat., Aug. 18,noon-5:45 p.m.
Free Chipper/Slash Day for Palmer Lake residents, Sun., Aug.19, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Lewis-Palmer School District 38 Board Meeting, Mon., Aug. 20, 6 p.m.
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Mon., Aug. 20, 6:30 p.m.
Wescott Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Tue., Aug. 21, 7 p.m.
Billy Bob Thornton & the Boxmasters at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts,Tue.-Wed., Aug. 21-22, 7 p.m., doors open 6:15 p.m.
Academy Water and Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Aug. 22, 6 p.m.
Forest View Acres Water District Board Meeting, Wed., Aug. 22, 6 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Wed., Aug. 22, 6:30 p.m.
Woodmoor Improvement Association Board Meeting, Wed., Aug. 22, 7 p.m.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Free Mental Health FirstAid Training, Fri., Aug. 24, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Summer Concert Series at Forest Lakes, Fri., Aug. 24, 6-9p.m.
Black Rose Acoustic Society: By the Lee, Fri., Aug. 24,7 p.m.
Monument’s Free Movie Night: Remember the Titans, Fri.,Aug. 24, 7 p.m.
Benet Hill Monastery: 12 Step Spirituality-Spiritual Awakeningfor Everyone, Fri.-Sun., Aug. 24-26.
Spruce Mountain Estates Neighborhood Garage Sale, Sat.-Sun., Aug. 25-26, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Rocky Mountain Music Alliance Concert, Sat., Sep. 1, 7p.m.
Bill Nance Memorial Blood Drive, Tue., Sep. 4, 1-5 p.m.
The Barefoot Mile–Fight Child Trafficking, Sat., Sep. 8,9:30 a.m. check-in, walk at 10 a.m.
Front Range Open Studios, Sat.-Sun., Sep. 8-9, 10 a.m.-5p.m.

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Vol. 18 No. 8 - August 4, 2018

Contents

This page contains only the text of the articles and columns in this issue. To see the photos and captions including the Snapshots of Our Community section, view the on-line version above or download the PDFs whose links follow this table of contents.

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Vol. 18 No. 7 - July 7, 2018

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