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Saturday May 12 2018 Commmunity Event Calendar

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  Stamp Out Hunger – Arvada Community Food Bank
Description:
Leave non-perishable food items in the bag provided by the USPS at your mailbox on Saturday, May 12, to help those in need.

7:00am [7:30am] Van Arsdale Elementary School - Run with Rocky Annual 5k and 1k Group Run
Description:
5K starts at 7:30 am. 1K starts at 8:15am. Everyone will run together beginning from the school lawn! No entry fee.

8:00am  
9:00am [9:00am] Become a Citizen Scientist for Monarchs-Training Day
Description:
Do you love butterflies? Then join our Citizen Science team to help understand the breeding range of monarch butterflies in Colorado. Partake in our all-day training on the Monarch Larva Monitoring Project (www.mlmp.org). You’ll learn about monarch biology, monitoring milkweed for caterpillars, and how you can help save the monarch! The training is free, but a $20 donation is suggested for your own monitoring kit. All ages.

[9:00am] Community Spring Hikes
Description:
Join Arvada community volunteer Mark McGoff for these hikes on Arvada trails. Hikes are about four miles, start at 9 a.m. and end about 11 a.m. Dress for the weather, bring some water, and enjoy the friendship of fellow hikers. Because of group size, these hikes are not suited for dogs.


[10:00am] Paint Mom a Masterpiece in Nature
Description:
Kids will create their own work of art in nature, just in time for Mother’s Day! An instructor leads this outdoor, step-by- step tutorial as kids paint an acrylic-on-canvas masterpiece. No experience is necessary, so everyone can have a fantastic time. Dress for the weather and bring painting clothes! Register in advance. Ages 5-12.



[11:00am] Arvada Historical Society's Mothers Day Tea
Description:
Advanced ticket purchase required. Phone: 303-431-1261

10:00am
11:00am
12:00pm
1:00pm
2:00pm
3:00pm [3:00pm] Councilmember Dot Miller's Talk & Rock
Description:
Spend an hour with Arvada Councilmember-at-Large Dot Miller the 2nd Saturday of every month from 3 - 4 p.m. during Dot's Talk and Rock.

4:00pm  
5:00pm  

Upcoming Events

Community Events

May 25th, 10:00am Nature Playdate

Geared toward ages 2-12 yrs, free. Connect with your little ones in our Nature Explore Space. Try new

May 25th, 12:00pm Meditation in Nature

Adults, free. Join us on your lunch break and be guided in various meditation techniques in a natural

May 26th, 6:00pm Night with a Naturalist: Build a Native Bee House

Ages 16 and up, $15 Did you know that Colorado is home to more than 900 species of native bees? It’s

May 28th, 8:00am Vegetable Garden Workshop

Adults, $20 Join our friends from Frontline Farming to learn about the benefits of growing your own

Government Meetings

Jun 2nd, 5:30pm Neighborhood Meeting for Proposed Development

This notice is to inform you of the opportunity to participate in a neighborhood meeting. Family Tree

Jun 6th, 6:00pm City Council Business Meeting

The meeting will be held in City Hall Council Chambers. The agenda for this meeting will be posted on

Jun 7th, 6:10pm Planning Commission Meeting

The commission reviews annexations, rezonings, subdivisions, planned unit developments and formulates

Jun 9th, 5:30pm Liquor Licensing Meeting

The Arvada Liquor Licensing Authority generally meets every 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month. Information