Please mark your calendars for these upcoming community events:
~ Town Hall Meeting – Tuesday, February 19, 2013, West Jeff Middle School, 7 til 8:30 PM – NOTE DATE CHANGE – SEE ATTACHED FLYER
~ 9HealthFair - Saturday, April 20th, 7:00 AM – 12:00 Noon - Our Lady of the Pines Catholic Church, Conifer. Details forthcoming shortly beforehand.
~ Mountain Area Home and Garden Show – Saturday and Sunday May 18 (9:00 AM to 5:00 PM) and 19 (10:00 AM to 3:00 PM) at Conifer High School. See Show website for details http://www.homeshowcolorado.com/ . Vendor booths available now. Proceeds benefit our mountain communities through Rotary Clubs of Conifer and Evergreen.
~ Spring Fling-It Recycling Festival – Saturday May 18 (9 AM til 3 PM) at Conifer High School and Conifer BigO Tires. SEE FLYER BELOW - SAVE YOUR STUFF. VOLUNTEERS WILL BE NEEDED – STAY TUNED… (NOTE: Recycling on Saturday only in conjunction with Mountain Area Home and Garden Show)
Items to be collected are:
~ Electronics (Charges will apply to most items) ~ Metals (Free) includes appliances but NO refrigerators, freezers, gases or mercury ~ Styrofoam (Free) but NO peanuts or bubble wrap (take to UPS store in Conifer) ~ Document shredding (Free) ~ Furniture (Free) – NO mattresses ~ Clothes, Shoes (Free) ~ Bicycles, Mobility Devices – wheelchairs, crutches, braces, walkers (Free) ~ Children’s car seats (Free) ~ Co-Mingled items (paper/newspapers, metal cans, plastics #1-7, cardboard, glass, empty aerosol cans) ~ Tires (Charges will apply – drop off at BigO Tires in Conifer)
NO paints, batteries, household hazardous items.
~ Community Veterans Coalition Rendezvous – Saturday, May 18 (7:00 AM til 1:00 PM) at Community Park at Beaver Ranch. See http://www.coloradovets.net for details.
~~Free breakfast for Veterans. ~~Free Veterans services – mobile veterans center; health screening; county, state and national service providers; Veterans and family information services ~~In honor of our Veterans and their families; the public is invited.
~ Conifer Mountain BBQ Challenge – Friday, August 16 (2:00 to 7:00 PM) and Saturday, August 17 (10 AM to 7 PM), 2013 at Meyer Ranch. SEE ATTACHED INFO and http://www.conifermtnbbq.com for details.
~ Rotary Club of Conifer Community Projects Fund Raiser. FREE to the PUBLIC EVENT. ~ Kansas City BBQ Society-sanctioned event, with regional BBQ cook teams vying for prizes and recognition. ~ Includes craft beer and wine tastings, food, music, artists and crafters, non-profit information booths and children’s area. ~ Will be marketed throughout Denver Metro area, as well as locally, through print, broadcast media, on the web and within social media networks. ~ Sponsorship information available at http://www.conifermtnbbq.com or contact Tom Becker at 303-807-2586.
Any questions, please contact Susan Imming 303-838-5163
Conifer Town Hall Meeting Held February 19, 2013 presented by the Conifer Area Council
@1:55 Steve Harrelson - CDOT Update No active construction planned for near future, next project will be 285 in South Park receiving 5 passing lanes, turn lane Pine Junction RTD Update Shaffer's Crossing Update
@5:00 Dawn Smith, Director Conifer Area Chamber of Commerce Upcoming events
@7:00 Suzi Nelson - Development Updates Conifer Parks Master Plan
@ 11:05 Brian Mosbey, Conifer Public Library Update
@13:55 Ryan Lucas - New Principle of Elk Creek Elementary
@ 17:30 Shirley Johnson - Introduce Wildfire Preparedness Speakers
@19:25 Chief Bill McLaughlin, Elk Creek Fire Department @ 21:45 Todd Morris, Inter-Canyon Fire Department 3 Slash Dates, still unconfirmed Conifer High School likely will be Father's Day Weekend ICFR date in negotiation, likely in August sometime
@23:00 County Commissioners Don Rosier, Faye Griffin, Casey Tighe
@34:55 Sheriff Ted Mink CodeRED
@40:25 Dana Reynolds, Director of Office of Preparedness with Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Management
@55:55 Representative Cheri Gerou - Updates on Pending Legislation
@1:04:00 Meeting Concludes
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