Bald Eagle Discovery

Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:30am Westminster, CO

Entice your mind with the discovery of these magnificent raptors that call Standley Lake home. Enjoy learning about their life and create...

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Skygazing at Fossil Creek Reservoir

Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 9:00pm to 11:00pm Ft. Collins, CO

Fossil Creek Reservoir, meet at the parking lot.
Volunteers from the Northern Colorado Astronomical Society provide telescopes for your...

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Bald Eagle Discovery

Friday, June 1, 2018 - 8:30am to 10:00am Westminster, CO

Entice your mind with the discovery of these magnificent raptors that call Standley Lake home. Enjoy learning about their life and create...

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Olde Town Telescope Night

Friday, June 1, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm Arvada, CO

Friday, June 1, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
All ages, Free
Join us with Lookout Mountain Nature Center in Olde Town Arvada for the chance to look...

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17th Annual Arvada's Trails Day

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Arvada, CO

Celebrate National Trails Day in Arvada! Get outdoors and move your feet, pedal your bike or just enjoy a day of appreciating the outdoors as you...

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The Great Bee

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am Westminster, CO

Discover the incredible bee: more than just an insect, but a necessity for everyday life. Bee Guru, Gregg McMahan, will share his bee wisdom and...

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Trails Day

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm Arvada, CO

Saturday, June 2, 10-2
All ages, Free
Celebrate National Trails Day in Arvada-No need to sign up, just drop by and enjoy! Get more...

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Poudre River Fest

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 12:00pm to 7:00pm Fort Collins, CO

Poudre River “Oxbow” adjacent to New Belgium Brewery, 500 Linden St.
Enjoy a free, family-friendly festival that celebrates the Cache la...

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Urban Wild Edible Walk

Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 9:00am to 11:00am Westminster, CO

Every season there are wild edible and medicinal plants growing at Standley Lake! Join the Urban Forager Kate Armstrong to learn how to identify...

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Horses and Naay-ture at The Arvada Indoor Equestrian Center

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 4-8 and 11-15, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Ages 5-8 yrs., $435.
Get up close with horses while you gain experience on how to be...

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Tai Chi at Majestic View

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:15pm Arvada, CO

Mondays, May 14 - June 25 (No Class May 28)
Beginning 6:15-7:15 p.m., Continuing 5-6 p.m.
Adults, $60 for 6-week session.
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Archaeological Dig Site Tours

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 9:00am to 11:30am , CO

Location provided at time of registration.
Witness Anthropologist Dr. Jason LaBelle and his team of CSU students conduct an archaeological...

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Horses and Naay-ture at The Arvada Indoor Equestrian Center

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 4-8 and 11-15, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Ages 5-8 yrs., $435.
Get up close with horses while you gain experience on how to be...

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Tots on the Trail

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 9:30am to 11:00am Fort Collins, CO

Ross Natural Area, meet at the playground at Rolland Moore Park.
Head off on adventure––toddler style! Bring your child (under 3 years old...

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Horses and Naay-ture at The Arvada Indoor Equestrian Center

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 4-8 and 11-15, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Ages 5-8 yrs., $435.
Get up close with horses while you gain experience on how to be...

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Horses and Naay-ture at The Arvada Indoor Equestrian Center

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 4-8 and 11-15, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Ages 5-8 yrs., $435.
Get up close with horses while you gain experience on how to be...

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Nature Nuggets - It's a Bug's Life

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 9:30am to 12:00pm Fort Collins, CO

Redwing Marsh Natural Area, meet at Greenbriar Park, 730 E Willox Ln.
Insects live very differently than we do! Discover what life is like...

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Horses and Naay-ture at The Arvada Indoor Equestrian Center

Friday, June 8, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 4-8 and 11-15, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Ages 5-8 yrs., $435.
Get up close with horses while you gain experience on how to be...

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Trail Construction at Floyd Hill Open Space with the Colorado Lottery

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 8:00am to 4:00pm , CO

About the Stewardship Site:

Just off I-70 near the border of Clear Creek and Jefferson Counties, countless commuters speed by Floyd Hill...

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OSI Leadville Crew Leadership for Trails Training

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 8:00am to Sunday, June 10, 2018 - 4:00pm , CO

This two-day training introduces the fundamentals of successful volunteer crew management for the construction and maintenance of sustainable...

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Bald Eagle Discovery

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 8:30am to 10:00am Westminster, CO

Entice your mind with the discovery of these magnificent raptors that call Standley Lake home. Enjoy learning about their life and create...

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Discover the Bobolinks

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 8:30am to 10:00am Fort Collins, CO

Reservoir Ridge Natural Area, meet at the trailhead off Overland Trail Rd.
The bobolinks are back! Each year for a short time, we are...

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M. U. L. E. Y. Day

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:30pm Calhan, CO

The Pikes Peak Chapter of the Mule Deer Foundation (MDF) is hosting M. U. L. E. Y. Day at the Rocky Mountain Roosters facilities (North of Calhan...

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National Get Outdoors Day Colorado

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Denver, CO

We are hosting the 11th annual National Get Outdoors Day in Colorado on June 9, 2018, at Sloan’s Lake Park in Denver to celebrate National Get...

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Wildflowers at Soapstone

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Wellington, CO

Soapstone Prairie Natural Area, meet at the north parking lot.
Take a walk to see what is in bloom and learn about native plants. Bring...

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Creature Feature: The Insect Invasion

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Arvada, CO

Saturday, June 9, 11 a.m. to noon
All ages, $5
Now playing in your local Garden--hungry insects! Discover how to protect your garden...

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Rustic Women of Soapstone Prairie

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm Wellington, CO

Soapstone Prairie Natural Area, meet at the north parking lot.
Early pioneers required sacrifice, hard work, and determination to make a...

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Nature's Educators

Sunday, June 10, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Westminster, CO

Standley Lake has partnered with Nature's Educators to bring LIVE ANIMALS right to the park! Come get a closer look to better appreciate and...

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Horses and Naay-ture at The Arvada Indoor Equestrian Center

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 4-8 and 11-15, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Ages 5-8 yrs., $435.
Get up close with horses while you gain experience on how to be...

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Tai Chi at Majestic View

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:15pm Arvada, CO

Mondays, May 14 - June 25 (No Class May 28)
Beginning 6:15-7:15 p.m., Continuing 5-6 p.m.
Adults, $60 for 6-week session.
...

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Horses and Naay-ture at The Arvada Indoor Equestrian Center

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 4-8 and 11-15, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Ages 5-8 yrs., $435.
Get up close with horses while you gain experience on how to be...

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Archaeological Dig Site Tours

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 9:00am to 11:30am , CO

Location provided at time of registration.
Witness Anthropologist Dr. Jason LaBelle and his team of CSU students conduct an archaeological...

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Horses and Naay-ture at The Arvada Indoor Equestrian Center

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 4-8 and 11-15, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Ages 5-8 yrs., $435.
Get up close with horses while you gain experience on how to be...

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Horses and Naay-ture at The Arvada Indoor Equestrian Center

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 4-8 and 11-15, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Ages 5-8 yrs., $435.
Get up close with horses while you gain experience on how to be...

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Horses and Naay-ture at The Arvada Indoor Equestrian Center

Friday, June 15, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 4-8 and 11-15, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Ages 5-8 yrs., $435.
Get up close with horses while you gain experience on how to be...

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Hands Dirty Feet Wet-Outdoor Nature Playdates

Friday, June 15, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm Arvada, CO

Friday, June 15, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
All ages, Free
Bring your children for a nature playdate in our “Nature: Explore” space, where...

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Campfire at the Cabin - Adapted for Darkness

Friday, June 15, 2018 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm Fort Collins, CO

Coyote Ridge Natural Area, meet at the cabin.
Spend an evening cozy by a campfire complete with stories and s’mores! Discover how birds,...

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Helen Hunt Falls Trail Construction at Colorado Springs

Saturday, June 16, 2018 - 8:00am to 4:00pm Colorado Springs, CO

About the Stewardship Site:
Just a short drive from downtown Colorado Springs, Helen Hunt Falls is a stunning destination in North Cheyenne...

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Nix Farm Native Plant Garden Tour

Saturday, June 16, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:30am Fort Collins, CO

Nix Farm, 1745 Hoffman Mill Rd.
Learn why native plants are important for birds, pollinators, and other wildlife. Explore the Nix Native...

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Behind the Scenes Birding

Saturday, June 16, 2018 - 9:00am to 1:30pm Wellington, CO

Soapstone Prairie Natural Area, meet at the north parking lot.
Explore a closed-off portion of Soapstone Prairie Natural Area. Discover the...

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Go Birding!

Saturday, June 16, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm Westminster, CO

Go birding with Joe Lafleur, author of Better Birdwatching, to help you identify Standley’s birds by sight and sound! The walk features hands-on...

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Paddling Tour

Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 9:00am to 11:00am Westminster, CO

Paddle alongside the park Naturalist and discover the rich history behind Standley Lake, and the oasis it provides for people and wildlife alike...

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Kit Carson Volunteer Pack-In

Monday, June 18, 2018 - 7:00am to Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 4:00pm , CO

Looking for a challenging, rewarding, and fun backcountry hiking adventure? We are seeking volunteers to help us pack our summer basecamp into the...

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Zip Line Royal Gorge

Monday, June 18, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm Cañon City, , CO

I would like to take a group of people to the Royal Gorge on a zip Line. There are many attractions there besides the zip line. They have a...

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Tai Chi at Majestic View

Monday, June 18, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:15pm Arvada, CO

Mondays, May 14 - June 25 (No Class May 28)
Beginning 6:15-7:15 p.m., Continuing 5-6 p.m.
Adults, $60 for 6-week session.
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Tots on the Trail

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 9:30am to 11:00am Fort Collins, CO

Magpie Meander Natural Area, meet at Soft Gold Park, 520 Hickory St.
Load your toddler into a backpack and join the fun. Head off on...

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Nature Nuggets: Bird Beak Buffet

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 9:30am to 12:00pm Ft. Collins, CO

Fossil Creek Reservoir Natural Area, meet at the parking lot.
Are birds picky eaters? Learn about how and what different birds eat. Bring...

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Summer Solstice Night Walk

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm Westminster, CO

Stroll through Standley Lake with the Park Naturalist to celebrate the passage of Spring into Summer. Enjoy a walk learning about the summer...

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Campfire at Nix Farm - Adapted for Darkness

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm Fort Collins, CO

Nix Farm, 1745 Hoffman Mill Rd.
Spend an evening cozy by a campfire complete with stories and s’mores! Discover how birds, bats, and other...

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Trujillo Meadows Restoration @ the CO/NM Border

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 8:00am to Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 4:00pm , CO

About the Stewardship Site:
Located in the southern portion of the Conejos Peak Ranger District, the Rio de los Pinos has its headwaters in...

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Introduction to Nature Journaling

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 9:00am to 11:00am , CO

Reservoir Ridge Natural Area, meet at Primrose Studio.
Be introduced to the art materials easiest to use in nature, types of journals, and...

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Hike Through the Ages

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm Wellington, CO

Soapstone Prairie Natural Area, meet at the south parking lot.
Explore with experts in geology, ecology, and history to learn how Soapstone...

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Garden Myths--What You Should and Shouldn't Do

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Arvada, CO

Saturday, June 23, 11 a.m. to noon
All ages, $5
Everyone has heard "secrets" to keeping their garden blooming, but some...

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S'more Stories

Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm Westminster, CO

Standley Lake and Westminster Public Library have teamed up to share their appreciation for nature, wellness and literacy with you! Gather round...

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Tennis and Nature Camp with APEX

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 25-29, 9 a.m.-noon
Ages 6-13 yrs, $130 RES/$145 NR
Meet at the Majestic View Park tennis courts for an hour of...

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Tai Chi at Majestic View

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:15pm Arvada, CO

Mondays, May 14 - June 25 (No Class May 28)
Beginning 6:15-7:15 p.m., Continuing 5-6 p.m.
Adults, $60 for 6-week session.
...

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Tennis and Nature Camp with APEX

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 25-29, 9 a.m.-noon
Ages 6-13 yrs, $130 RES/$145 NR
Meet at the Majestic View Park tennis courts for an hour of...

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Tennis and Nature Camp with APEX

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 25-29, 9 a.m.-noon
Ages 6-13 yrs, $130 RES/$145 NR
Meet at the Majestic View Park tennis courts for an hour of...

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Tennis and Nature Camp with APEX

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 25-29, 9 a.m.-noon
Ages 6-13 yrs, $130 RES/$145 NR
Meet at the Majestic View Park tennis courts for an hour of...

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Junior Naturalists - A Day in the Life of Your Ice-Age Neighbor

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm Wellington, CO

Soapstone Prairie Natural Area, meet at the north parking lot.
Become a Junior Naturalist (ages 8-12)! Explore, learn, and grow your...

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Tennis and Nature Camp with APEX

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm Arvada, CO

Monday-Friday, June 25-29, 9 a.m.-noon
Ages 6-13 yrs, $130 RES/$145 NR
Meet at the Majestic View Park tennis courts for an hour of...

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Natural History of Pineridge

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 9:00am to 11:30am , CO

Pineridge Natural Area, meet at the west parking lot. Do not park at Maxwell for this program.
Explore the natural history along the lower...

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Green Invaders

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Westminster, CO

Invasive animals and plants may look harmless with their stunning colors-however, they are silently hurting natural lands in Colorado. Become a...

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Olde Town Telescope Night

Friday, July 6, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm Arvada, CO

Olde Town Telescope Night
Friday July 6, 7:30-9:30
All ages, Free
Join us with Lookout Mountain Nature Center in Olde Town...

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Urban Wild Edible Walk

Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 9:00am to 11:00am Westminster, CO

Every season there are wild edible and medicinal plants growing at Standley Lake! Join the Urban Forager Kate Armstrong to learn how to identify...

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Nature's Educators

Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Westminster, CO

Standley Lake has partnered with Nature's Educators to bring LIVE ANIMALS right to the park! Come get a closer look to better appreciate and...

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School of Snakes

Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am Westminster, CO

They slither and coil, have forked tongues, and eat rodents. Yes, it’s a snake! School of Snakes features live animals to see the importance of...

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Paddling Tour

Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm Westminster, CO

Paddle alongside the park Naturalist and discover the rich history behind Standley Lake, and the oasis it provides for people and wildlife alike...

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S'more Stories

Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm Westminster, CO

Standley Lake and Westminster Public Library have teamed up to share their appreciation for nature, wellness and literacy with you! Gather round...

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Kit Carson Volunteer Week

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 7:00am to Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 4:00pm , CO

Looking for a challenging, rewarding, and fun backcountry trailwork adventure? Volunteer Week at Kit Carson is a 6-day work trip for volunteers up...

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