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February 9, 2018
Gallery 132: Cassidy MacIssac, harpist, Sat., Feb. 10, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Heartsaver CPR/AED/First Aid Certification Course, Sat., Feb. 10, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Annual Free Chess Tournament, Sat., Feb. 10, 8:15 a.m.-2 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Wastewater Facility Joint Use Committee Meeting, Tue., Feb. 13, 10 a.m.
Triview Metropolitan District Board Meeting, Tue., Feb. 13, 5 p.m.
D-38 Accountability Advisory Committee (DAAC) Meeting, Tue., Feb. 13, 7-8:30 p.m.
Colorado Department of Transportation Listening Session for I-25 Gap Project, Tue., Feb. 13, 5:30-7 p.m.
Western Museum of Mining & Industry (WMMI) Speaker’s Bureau: V. Larry Frank, Jr., Tue., Feb. 13, 7 p.m.
Palmer Lake Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Feb. 14, 9 a.m.
Stroke & Heart Attack Awareness, Wed., Feb. 14, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Donala Water & Sanitation District Board Meeting, Thu., Feb. 15, 1:30 p.m.
Lewis-Palmer School District 38 Board Meeting, Thu., Feb. 15, 6 p.m.
Western Museum of Mining & Industry (WMMI): Gold Mining in Colorado Exhibit Opening, Thu., Feb. 15, 7 p.m. (doors open 6 p.m.)
Lorrie Morgan Concert at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Fri., Feb. 16, 7-9 p.m.
Emmet Cahill Concert, Fri., Feb. 16, 7:30 p.m.
Sisters of Benet Hill Monastery: Create a Prayer Journal, Sat., Feb. 17, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Palmer Lake Historical Society: Tour of the restoration site for D&RG 1889 Tourist Sleeper Car 470, Sat., Feb. 17, 10:30 a.m.
Gallery 132: Alpaca Experience, Sat., Feb. 17, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
El Paso County Planning Commission Meeting, Tue., Feb. 20, 9 a.m.
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Tue., Feb. 20, 6:30 p.m.
Wescott Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Tue., Feb. 20, 7 p.m.
Sisters of Benet Hill Monastery: Embracing the Spirit, Tue. evenings: Feb. 20-Mar. 13, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.; or Wed. mornings: Feb. 21-Mar. 14, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Monument Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Feb. 21, 9 a.m.
Academy Water and Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Feb. 21, 6 p.m.
Landscape Design Principles, Wed., Feb. 21, 5-6:30 p.m.
Black Rose Acoustic Society: The Side Hustlers, Fri., Feb. 23, 7-9 p.m.
Winterfest on the Lake, Sat., Feb. 24, 4-8 p.m.
Forest View Acres Water District Board Meeting, Wed., Feb. 28, 6 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Wed., Feb. 28, 6:30 p.m.
Woodmoor Improvement Association Board Meeting, Wed., Feb. 28, 7 p.m.
Judge’s Seminar at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Thu., Mar. 1, 7 p.m.
Visions of Light Photography Exhibition Opening Reception, Fri., Mar. 2, 6-8 p.m.
Sisters of Benet Hill Monastery Chamber Concert: Lúthien String Quartet, Sun., Mar. 4, 2:30 p.m.
Sisters of Benet Hill Monastery Free Film: The Student Body, Fri., Mar. 9, 6:30 p.m.
12th Annual Break-A-Thon: Benefit for Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation, Sat., Mar. 17, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
42nd Annual Pine Forest Spring Show & Sale, Sat.-Sun., Apr. 7-8, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday.

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Vol. 18 No. 2 - February 3, 2018

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