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Updated
June 3, 2018
Forest Lakes & Pinon Pines Metropolitan Districts Board Meeting, Mon., Jun. 4, 10:30 a.m.
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Mon., Jun. 4, 6:30 p.m.
St. Matthias Episcopal Church Vacation Bible School, Mon.-Fri., Jun. 4-8, 5:30 p.m.–8 p.m.
El Paso County Planning Commission Meeting, Tue., Jun. 5, 9 a.m.
Summer Concert Series at Forest Lakes: WireWood Station, Fri., Jun. 8, 6-9 p.m.
Black Rose Acoustic Society: Jim Hurst, Fri., Jun. 8, 7 p.m.
Promontory Pointe’s Community Garage Sale, Fri.-Sun., Jun. 8-10, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Pikes Peak Soap Box Derby Race, Sun., Jun. 10, 8 a.m.
Harps and Handbells Charity Concert at St. Matthias Episcopal Church, Sun., Jun. 10, 3 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Wastewater Facility Joint Use Committee Meeting, Tue., Jun. 12, 10 a.m.
Triview Metropolitan District Board Meeting, Tue., Jun. 12, 5 p.m.
Western Museum of Mining & Industry (WMMI) Speakers’ Bureau Lecture, Tue., Jun. 12, 7-8 p.m.
Palmer Lake Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Jun. 13, 9 a.m.
Tri-Lakes Chamber of Commerce Member Orientation and Training, Wed., Jun. 13, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Palmer Lake Town Council Meeting, Thu., Jun. 14, 7 p.m.
Value-Up 1st Annual Golf Tournament Suicide Prevention Fundraiser, Fri., Jun. 15, registration 7 a.m.
Monument’s Free Movie Night: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Fri., Jun. 15, 7 p.m.
Pam Tillis Concert at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Fri., Jun. 15, 7 p.m.
Run to the Ascent 5k for Schools, Sat., Jun. 16, 8 a.m.-noon.
Benet Hill Monastery Retreat: Sacred Trees at the Monastery, Sat., Jun. 16, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Woodmoor Water & Sanitation District Board Meeting, Mon., Jun. 18, 2 p.m.
Lewis-Palmer School District 38 Board Meeting, Mon., Jun. 18, 6 p.m.
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Mon., Jun. 18, 6:30 p.m.
El Paso County Planning Commission Meeting, Tue., Jun. 19, 9 a.m.
Wescott Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Tue., Jun. 19, 7 p.m.
Monument Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Jun. 20, 9 a.m.
Academy Water and Sanitation District Board Meeting, Wed., Jun. 20, 6 p.m.
Monument Academy School Board Meeting, Thu., Jun. 21, 6 p.m.
Alzheimer’s Awareness, Thu., Jun. 21, 2-4 p.m.
In Pursuit of Magna Carta, Thu., Jun. 21, 7-8 p.m.
Summer Concert Series at Forest Lakes: Wendy Woo, Fri., Jun. 22, 6-9 p.m.
Black Rose Acoustic Society: Dakota Blonde, Fri., Jun. 22, 7 p.m.
Laith Al-Saadi from NBC’s "The Voice" in Concert at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Fri., Jun. 22, 7 p.m.
Jackson Creek Community Garage Sale, Fri-Sat., Jun. 22-23, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
Climb for Courage Stair Climb & Family Festival, Sat., Jun. 23, 8:30 a.m.
Benet Hill Monastery, Nature Mysticism: In Search of Our Spiritual Heart, Sat., Jun. 23, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Fire Mitigation Workshop, Sat., Jun. 23, noon-1 p.m.
Purely Ponds Parade of Ponds, Sat.-Sun., Jun. 23-24, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Nature Quest: Nature Camp at Fox Run Regional Park, Mon.-Fri., Jun. 25-29, 9 a.m.-noon.
Forest View Acres Water District Board Meeting, Wed., Jun. 27, 6 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District Board Meeting, Wed., Jun. 27, 6:30 p.m.
Woodmoor Improvement Association Board Meeting, Wed., Jun. 27, 7 p.m.
Donala Water & Sanitation District Board Meeting, Thu., Jun. 28, 1:30 p.m.
Griffith Centers for Children Chins Up 11th Annual Golf Tournament, Thu., Jun. 28. Shotgun start, 8 a.m.
Gardening in the Rockies, Fri., Jun. 29, 3-5 p.m.
Monument’s Free Movie Night: Wonder, Fri., Jun. 29, 7 p.m.
Agnes Martin Before The Grid, Fri., Jun. 29, 7 p.m.
Casey Abrams, "American Idol" Star, in Concert at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Fri., Jun. 30, 7 p.m.
Tri-Lakes Music Association Concert, Sun., Jul. 1, 3 p.m.
Forest Lakes & Pinon Pines Metropolitan Districts Board Meeting, Mon., Jul. 2, 10:30 a.m.
Monument Board of Trustees Meeting, Mon., Jul. 2, 6:30 p.m.
El Paso County Planning Commission Meeting, Tue., Jul. 3, 9 a.m.
Annual 3rd of July Barn Dance, Tue., Jul. 3, 6-10 p.m.
Palmer Lake 4 Mile Fun Run, Jul. 4, 7 a.m.
Pancake breakfast, 7-10 a.m., Jul. 4.
Tri-Lakes Chamber of Commerce Street Fair, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Jul. 4.
Monument Hill Kiwanis Parade, 9:30 a.m. Jul. 4
Fuel Church Free Soccer Camp and Vacation Bible School, Thu.-Sat., Jul. 5-7, 9 a.m.-noon
Fuel Church Church in the Park, Sun., Jul. 8, 10-11:30 a.m.
Monument Community Presbyterian Church Free Vacation Bible School, Mon.-Fri., Jul. 9-13, 9 a.m.-noon.
El Paso County Fair, Sat.-Sat., Jul. 14-21.
Rosie’s Diner Summer Car Show, Sun., Jul. 29, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Billy Bob Thornton & the Boxmasters at Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Tue.-Wed., Aug. 21-22, 7 p.m.

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