3rd quarter LAHC art show offers “watery” resident art and fun characters

3rd quarter LAHC art show offers “watery” resident art and fun characters

Lyons Arts & Humanities Commission is having their 3rd quarter art show, which takes place again at both Town Hall, (for residents art), and Lyons Library (for solo artist Daniel Strawn).
It includes the usual (fundraiser) snacks, beverages, cookies, and live music, plus socializing with fellow art-lovers.
note new time of 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Foster Care: 68 per day age out, and only 23% graduate; how you can help
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Foster Care: 68 per day age out, and only 23% graduate; how you can help

There are 400 foster-home youth in Colorado right now for whom there is no chance to reunite with their biological families. “Raise the Future” is a group that helps connect these youth with families, and support those relationships so that they last a lifetime (eg, support groups, coaching, respite care, and more)
==4/13/22=This is a TV fundraiser and an enticement to adopt — showing real kids needing an adoptive home.

February Stroll thru snow-covered Lyons (news briefs in photos)

February Stroll thru snow-covered Lyons (news briefs in photos)

FEBRUARY – our monthly STROL THRU LYONS– photos that tell a story — news briefs that are too short to have their own article.
==snowfall
==Winter Wonderland live band
==kingfisher bird by the river
==Fire victim fundraiser concert
==elementary school annual Discovery Fair “upcycle” Steam Fest.

Report on distribution of millions donated to Boulder Community Foundation (Marshall Fire)

Report on distribution of millions donated to Boulder Community Foundation (Marshall Fire)

Boulder Community Foundation has secured 27 million dollars in donations and is distributing the funds to help Marshall Fire victims
==Education grant/behavioral health advocates
==crisis counseling
==direct financial assistance
==reading insurance policies assistance

LCF grants $37,000 to local nonprofits, 2021-2022

LCF grants $37,000 to local nonprofits, 2021-2022

Lyons Community Foundation (LCF) is thrilled to announce the 2021 Community Support Grant Awards. This year, the LCF Advisory Board approved more than $37,000 in grants to 15 separate projects representing four different focus areas – either build Community Connectivity, provide Human Services, Invest in our Youth or showcase Local Ecology. . SEE THE LIST.

Lyons first community Hootenanny, for LCF and LEAF (photos)
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Lyons first community Hootenanny, for LCF and LEAF (photos)

Lots of smiling faces at the first annual Hootenanny this past Saturday! Kids running and playing. People dancing to live music. Everyone enjoying a cup of ice cream or a lobster roll. Competitions right and left, with the Corn Hole Toss, the Duck Race, and the Silent Auction. == PHOTO SPREAD