St. Mary's students learn about engineering

Three St. Mary’s High School students got a jump on learning about engineering over the summer when they attended the courses at the first UCCS STEM Academy, sponsored by Northrop Grumman. STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and mathematics. More

Van Briggle tours this month

Visitors can enjoy a rare treat as the Van Briggle Pottery on the Colorado College campus opens for a one-day-only tour on Saturday, September 20. More

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Palmer High School Alumni Honors New Hall of Famers

Palmer High School's Homecoming Game is September 26th. At halftime, the newest inductees to the CSHS/Palmer Alumni Hall of Fame, are also introduced. Their induction will be the next day at the school. This year, these two graduates were selected from the nominations received:From the class of 1960 - Susan (Hay)…See More
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Tour de Cure Southern Colorado at Mary Kyer Park - Colorado Springs

September 27, 2014 from 6am to 4pm
Take the ride of your life and help support the 316,000 Coloradans living with diabetes! The American Diabetes Association’s Tour de Cure Southern Colorado is a ride not a race, offering routes for all ages and ability levels: 10K Family-Friendly, 50K, 100K, 100 Mile Century Ride, Mountain Bike Route and 5K Walk/Run. Join us for a beautiful ride followed by a great after party! If you are a person living with type 1 or type 2…See More
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Leonore Misner added a discussion to the group Falcon

Craft Fair Mania

Last years’ successful Falcon Craft Fair for Charity featured more than 80 vendors from well-known brands like Pampered Chef and Mary Kay to the neighborhood mom who designs little girls' hairbows, or quilts and handbags, or American-Doll clothes, hand crochet work, gift baskets and Christmas decor.   There is no better…See More
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Colorado College Brings 19 Authors to Town in Free Visiting Writers Series

Colorado College will present 19 writers and poets in the upcoming 2014-15 Visiting Writers Series, including Hampton Sides, CC’s newly appointed journalist-in-residence and author of the recently published “In the Kingdom of Ice,” Colum McCann, author of the National Book Award-winning novel “Let The Great World Spin,” and Robert Pinsky, former U.S. poet laureate and Pulitzer Prize nominee.The Visiting Writers Series, which has brought more than 200 authors to campus since its inception,…See More
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FREE REAL ESTATE SEMINAR!!! at 21st Century Library

October 4, 2014 from 10am to 12pm
Looking to Buy or Sell a home? This free seminarWill give you information regarding the current market, types of loans available with current interest rates, how to get prequalified, what is title insurance, resources available, and explain the home buying/selling process.                    Free!!!                    Saturday October 4th 10am-Noon                   Century 21 LibrarySee More
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It's open house time again! at Tai Chi Association of Colorado Springs

September 17, 2014 from 4pm to 7pm
FREE COMMUNITY EVENTIf you've ever wanted to come check out our school, or just find out what Tai Chi is all about (or Kung Fu or Qi Gong) then stop by on Wednesday Evening  from 4 pm – 7 pm.And if you know us, we want you to come by and say hello, eat some food and drink and celebrate with us. Delicious organic food will be provided and Tai Chi demonstrations and opportunities to try chair massage, energy medicine, and healing. There is also a silent auction with tons of cool things that have…See More
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USAFA Academy Winds at First Christian Church, downtown

October 5, 2014 from 3pm to 4:30pm
First Christian Church is presenting the Academy Winds from the United States Air Force Academy Band.  This innovative ensemble, including woodwinds, brass, percussion and vocals, will perform classical and folk favorites; solo works for bassoon, French horn, and marimba with organ; as well as patriotic numbers.  No admission charge.           Academy Winds is an exciting member of The Academy Band's family of musical ensembles. This innovative sextet includes woodwinds, brass, percussion and…See More
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Liberty High School Holiday Craft & Gift Fair at Liberty High School

November 8, 2014 from 9am to 4pm
Come & join us at the 26th annual Liberty High School Holiday Craft & Gift Fair.Over 160 vendorsFree Admission and Free ParkingProceeds benefit teacher & student activitiesSee you there!!!See More
Sharon Swint added a discussion to the group Old Colorado City

SPINNING IN THE WESTERN REGION-the American Spinning Wheel

October 10, 2014 ."Spinning in the Western Region"-the American Spinning WheelPresenter-Charlease ElzengaLecture and demonstration of this skill. Yarn spinning has been a basic life skill since prehistory. Even when the Industrial Age mechanized the process, spinning wheels still found theirs way to home and hearth. This program will describe and demonstrate the history of spinning from ancient time to present day, with a look at how spinning wheels were a part of the westward migration. Time…See More
Sherry Drew added a discussion to the group Briargate

Liberty High Wind Ensemble Selected to Music for All National Concert Band Festival

                          Liberty High School Wind Ensemble Invited to Perform in Music for All National FestivalThe Liberty High School Wind Ensemble from Colorado Springs, CO has been invited to perform at the 2015 Music for All National Concert Band Festival, presented by Yamaha, the nation’s most prestigious festival for school instrumental music ensemble. The 24th annual Festival will take place in Indianapolis, March 12-14. The Liberty High School Wind Ensemble is under the direction of…See More
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C.S. Osteopathic Foundation Celebrates 30th Birthday

Recently the C.S. Osteopathic Foundation turned 30 years young and what an influence this unique organization has had in our community!  During its tenure as a charitable nonprofit organization, CSOF had the following impact in our region:provided more than $10 million in primary care services for uninsured and underinsured members of our community and graduated 61 family practice physicians, 2 sports medicine fellows and 4 geriatric fellows of which 16 currently practice medicine in the Pikes…See More
Sep 12
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Greccio Cooking Class Cultivates Culinary Skills and Community

Do you know how to make a meal on less than $5?  What do you do when you’ve been handed a bag of groceries and don’t know how to cook or have any recipes?  There’s more to making a meal than just heating a can of beans. Greccio Housing recently finished a $343,000 renovation at Plaza on Platte Apartments that included the addition of individual kitchen areas in the efficiency units.  This property was a former hotel and units had no kitchens and were only equipped with mini-refrigerators, and…See More
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Notre Dame Conference Helps SMHS Teachers Bridge Gap Between Religion, Science

Popular belief in America holds that religion and science don’t mix. The University of Notre Dame and St. Mary’s High Schools believe differently, and this summer the university sought to bridge these subjects through an interdisciplinary studies training conference. Three teachers from St. Mary’s High School—theology teacher Tena Jelinek and science teachers Suzanne Tibbits and Rebecca Keith—were part of this pilot program, and came away with new ideas and plans. Tibbits described the…See More
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Duane C. Slocum added a discussion to the group Northwest

ALS Dump Support for Neighbor

Family and neighbors from the Southface subdivision in the Rockrimmon area, gathered in front of the Greg Kenoyer home last week to have their own ice water ALS dump to support their neighbor.  This event was to let Kenoyer know how much they worried about him and wanted to bring some fun into his life.This happened after a neighbor across the street, watched Kenoyer negotiate his wheel chair down a ramp from his front door to take their two little dogs for some exercise most afternoons.  A…See More
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Buffalo Soldiers Community Memorial Fundraisning event at Southwinds Fine Art Studio

September 20, 2014 from 12pm to 3pm
Show Casing Art and Preserving History - Buffalo Soldiers Community MemorialSee More
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