This Week in Lyons - 9/22/22
It seems like the Town staff have told us on a couple of occasions over recent years that “this is the last flood project.” But there are always “qualifications” to the statement… is it the last one funded by FEMA? is it the last one with GOCO funds? is it the last river project?
We got reports and lists from:
==Flood Recovery Manager Tracy Sanders.
==Parks Director Dave Cosgrove
The Mabon Festival was curated by two musicians who were also the Main Act on Sunday night – Watchhouse.
==Big Richard, on the verge of massive stardom
==Soul singer jumps into the crowd
==Emmylou Harris, 12 Grammy awards
==Lil Smokies, a big favorite in Lyons
What was happening in Lyons 10 years ago. We take a look, as we celebrate our TWO YEAR ANNIVERSARY under the direction of Kathleen Spring. = Part 4
==Pizza Bar, live band (23 String Band, KY)
==school field trip to museum
==Museum’s History Day Camp, summers
Lyons’ Janaki Jane offers six ways you can help prevent suicides. Some are simple and will take a minute, and others will involve taking courses.
==free QPR class at the Lyons Library this Saturday, September 24, from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. Register
List of museum that are
==free on certain days
==free throughout the year
==free for kids
==free parks days
==free passes from library
==and, Front Range museums, near Lyons
Lyons library offers free passes to local families to:
==Colorado State Parks
Check out, and return pass
Photos of Lyons at its most fun and brilliant, August/September 2022
==sleeping bear and cub
==Mobility and Access
==Marshall Fire ADU
==Front Range Passenger Transit update (train Pueblo to Ft. Collins) District
==Recreational Sport Shooting
==Distribution Denver Water funds
==3 ballot measures
(CEMEX decision postponed)
Learn about the goal of a free Food Forest community garden. Attend their fundraiser garden party. Volunteer
The Historic Park Theatre will screen Best Documentary Award-winner Ghosts of the West: The End of the Bonanza Trail, along with a presentation of the companion multimedia lecture, Ghost Towns of the American West. Both were shot on location in the ghost towns and mining camps of the Old West. Q&A sessions with writer-director will follow each program.
Find out what’s happening in the three fire departments, in and around Lyons
==pick up a copy of The Home Ignition Zone from Colorado State Forest Service, or Larimer County’s Emergency Preparedness Guide.
==Attend talks by fire chief, and
==by Medical Center, Estes Park
==Pinewood: St Vrain Forest Health seeking your suggestions
Read the details about 76 nonprofits that the IRS approved that are fake charities
and how you can prevent falling for the scam
and how you can help COLORADO’s Wild Animal Sanctuary
This Week's Briefs
short NEWS BRIEFS
this week:::: wildlife report; Commissioners hold off on decision; planes overhead; cpr class; Pinewood news; new hotel; new marijuana store; RMNP; benefit dinner; mural; artists studio tour; and more.
==announcing the passing of LaVern Johnson, May 14, 2022
==brief background and list of articles devoted to her
==passing of the torch to Kathleen Spring for a weekly social column
SEPTEMBER – 19 activities
(12 this weekend!)
OCTOBER – 16 activities
See details on what’s happening in LYONS —
==Items listed by date.
==Includes most local links.
==also preview of next month’s activities
==a few Big Colorado events, too
Photos of Lyons at its most fun and brilliant, August/September 2022 ==double rainbow ==brilliant sunset…
NEWS on different projects in town, and nearby parks and preserves ==Weed Posse ==Goat herds…
Summary and photographs of two "nights out" in Lyons in August ==star gazing and live…
=History of Planet Bluegrass =History of RockyGrass =House of Griff Evans 1870 =Graceland College =Highway…
Three ARTS program that happened over the past two weeks in Lyons ==Art show in…
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