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Spanish Peaks Farm Stand seeks produce vendors

WALSENBURG — Are you a local farmer? Do you grow vegetables without pesticides, using natural practices? Spanish Peaks Farm Stand is looking for farmers to supply our local farm stand opening in mid-June. The Spanish Peaks Farm Stand is located at the main entrance of the Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center and will be open… Keep Reading

CSU Solar Workshop: register by May 3

WALSENBURG — State Energy Specialist, Cary Weiner, with Colorado State University Extension will be presenting a free workshop entitled “Your Energy Colorado” on Monday, May 7, 6:30 to 8 pm at the Walsenburg Community Center. Their presentation will cover solar basics, including financial incentives and benefits of going solar. Registration is required by May 3.… Keep Reading

Kid’s fishing clinic at Lathrop

WALSENBURG — Lathrop State Park is hosting a Kids’ Fishing Clinic Sunday, May 6, 10 am to 1 pm for children 15 and under at the Youth Fishing Pond..  This year children will have the special treat of getting fishing tips and assistance from Colorado State Patrol Troopers! The first 50 participants who sign up… Keep Reading

Arbor Day at Lathrop State Park

WALSENBURG — On Friday, April 27, in observance of Arbor Day, Park Naturalist Tom Macedo will conduct a Junior Ranger Activity about trees. Kids will learn about trees, make their own tree-disc medallion, fill out a simple worksheet about trees and earn a Junior Ranger badge. Participants will meet at the Visitor Center at 9… Keep Reading

Free legal clinic at Spanish Peaks Library

WALSENBURG — A free legal clinic, hosted by the 3rd Judicial District Access to Justice Committee, Southern Colorado Legal Services, and the Spanish Peaks Library District will be held Monday, April 23, 1:30 to 3 pm at the Spanish Peaks Library. CLS will provide free 15-20 minute (depending on turnout) consultations, via Skype, for eligible… Keep Reading

Earth Day at Lathrop State Park

WALSENBURG — Observe Earth Day at Lathrop State Park by taking part in the 3rd Annual Jon Sudar Memorial Spring Clean. We honor Jon because he did so much for Lathrop as a Campground Program presenter and trail designer. Additionally, Jon would frequently hike around the Park, always picking up trash as he went. Help… Keep Reading

The Day After Party at the Fox

WALSENBURG — Visit the Fox Theatre Walsenburg for live hip-hop music Saturday, April 21 8 pm. This outstanding concert features: Vida Brea Soul, Tone ET, Swervin Str8, TMC!, Bullhead*Ded, Clydsedale, Jeffe. Tickets are $10 at the door. For more information, please call (719) 738-1071. Keep Reading

Tickets on sale now for the Annual Mother Jones Dinner

WALSENBURG — This year’s Mother Jones Dinner will be held Saturday, April 21 (bad weather day April 28) at Huerfano County Community Center. Tickets are $30 and available from Central Committee members or online at: The keynote speaker will be Morgan Carroll, the State Democratic chairperson. Keep Reading

Fun and free class: How to create sand bottles

WALSENBURG — This fun, free, and family friendly class is April 19, 5:30 to 6:45 pm at 926 Russell Avenue. No RSVP is needed, just drop in and participate. The class is presented by Chrystal Burhans. She will teach how to create beautiful sand bottles by layering colored sand. Sand bottles can make great decorations,… Keep Reading

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