Past Meetings

Allenspark Area Club, Inc.

PO Box 176
Allenspark, CO. 80510-0176

 
 
 Purpose
 
"To foster improved civic action and social communication for the local area"
 
                                                                 "For fellowship and community betterment"
 


2017-2018 Meetings and Events
 
We generally meet every third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 PM during the warmer months.  Dinners (2 entree buffet) at Peaceful Valley are $29.  We will have Saturday lunch meetings every other month November thru April to make it easier for everyone to attend. Reservations are required!  Please watch for exceptions and special events! Our current schedule, meeting places, programs and special events are as follows-

  


 Saturday, August 12, 2017
 Allenspark Transfer Station
 9:00-noon Diversion Day
 Saturday, August 12, 2017
 Meeker Park Lodge
 4:00 Attitude Adjustment
 5:00 Dinner
 Annual Pig Roast:  Presentation of scholarship recipients and thanks to the fire department.
 Saturday, September 9, 2017
 Peaceful Valley Resort    
 8:00-11:00 Pancake Breakfast - Scholarship Fundraiser
 $8 adults, $4 children under 12
 Tuesday, September 19, 2017
 Peaceful Valley Resort 
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 7:00 Dinner
 8:00-9:00 Program
 Gene Mackey:  all about The Allenspark Wind newspaper
 Saturday, October 7, 2017 9:00-11ish Highway Cleanup:  meet at the pullout on Highway 7 across from Olive Ridge campground.  Coffee and donuts!
 Tuesday, October 17, 2017
 Peaceful Valley Resort 
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 6:30 Dinner
 7:30-8:30 Program
 
 No meeting in November 2017  November thru March or April Saturday: lunch meetings every other month at other venues. Dates and venues TBD
 Saturday, December 2, 2017
 Kelley House
 12:00 Lunch and party
 
 Christmas Party - we are combining our party with the Hilltop Guild's party at Kelley House this year.  Details to be announced.  
 No meeting in January 2018  
 Saturday, February 24, 2018 12:00 Lunch
 
1:30-2:30 Program
 Burrr-BQ lunch followed by presentation by Janet Benter - travels to Rwanda.  Lunch is $18
 No meeting in March 2018  
 Friday, April 22, 2018
 The Old Gallery
 12:00-12:30  Social time
 12:30-1:30 Lunch

 
1:30-2:30 Program
 Mike Daley
  Tuesday, May 15, 2018
  The Old Gallery
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 7:00 Dinner
 8:00-9:00 Program
 Kurtis Kelly
  Tuesday, June 26, 2018
  Meeker Park Lodge
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 6:30 Dinner
 7:30-8:30 Program
 Colorado Wildfire Partners
  Tuesday, July 17, 2018
   Meeker Park Lodge
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 6:30 Dinner
 7:30-8:30 Program
 Kyle Donovan, a singer-songwriter on the Front Range, accompanied by Jessica Eppler.
  Saturday, August 11, 2018 9:00-Noon Diversion Day:  located in the lot between the Allenspark Osmun fire station and the transfer station. Enter on the side of the fire station.  
  Saturday, August 11, 2018
  Meeker Park Lodge
 4:00 Attitude Adjustment
 5:00 Dinner
 Annual Pig Roast:  Presentation of scholarship recipients and thanks to the fire department.
  Tuesday, September 18, 2018
  TBD 
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 6:30 Dinner
 7:30-8:30 Program
         
  Tuesday, October 16, 2018  
  No meeting in November 2018  
  December 2018         Christmas party

       2018-2019 schedule                                                                                                                                              


Your Area Club Board for 2017-2018
 
Paul Nuzum - President
Mike Dowell - Vice President
Linnea Carter - Secretary
Dave Pinkow - Treasurer
Stu Boulter - Immediate Past President
Kris Bhatti - Director
Percy Lopez - Director


2016-2017 Meetings and Events
 
We generally meet every third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 PM during the warmer months.  We will have Saturday lunch meetings November thru April to make it easier for everyone to attend. Please watch for exceptions and special events! Our current schedule, meeting places, programs and special events are as follows- 
 Tuesday, July 19, 2016
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 7:00 Dinner
 8:00-9:00 Program
 Annual steak and salmon cookout on the riverside patio (weather permitting), followed by entertainment provided by The Lefthand Market Boys in the dance hall.
 Saturday, August 13, 2016
 Allenspark Transfer Station       
 9:00 Diversion Day     Read all the details here
 Saturday, August 13, 2016
 Meeker Park Lodge
 4:00 Attitude Adjustment
 5:00 Dinner
 Annual Pig Roast:  Presentation of scholarship recipients and thanks to the fire department.
 Saturday, September 10, 2016    
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 8:00 - 11:00 a.m. Pancake Breakfast - Scholarship Fundraiser
 Tuesday, September 20, 2016
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 7:00 Dinner
 8:00-9:00 Program
Sean Cronin, Executive Director, St. Vrain & Left Hand Water Conservancy District:  Colorado water law and the history of water use in Colorado and along the St. Vrain.
 Tuesday, October 18, 2016
 Peaceful Valley Resort        
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 6:30 Dinner
 7:30-8:30 Program
Joseph Schwartz:  Movement Exercises the Brain.  We will talk about how the Walking Gait has five primary kinetic chains and  we will do some basic movements that help activate those five chains.
 Saturday, November 12, 2016
 Peaceful Valley Resort 
 12:00 Lunch
 
1:30-2:30 Program
Nico StrangeOwl: Cheyenne Cosmology. The Cheyenne culture, spirituality, and how they see how the world was created and organized as well as their place in the world.
 Saturday, December 10, 2016
 Peaceful Valley Resort 
 12:00 Lunch
 
1:30-2:30 Party
Christmas Party
 Saturday, January 21, 2017
 Peaceful Valley Resort 
 12:00 Lunch
 
1:30-2:30 Program
Edie DeWeese:  Allenspark History with new information Edie has not presented in the past.
 Saturday, February 18, 2017
 Peaceful Valley Resort 
 12:00 Lunch
 
1:30-2:30 Program
Movie party - screening of Dear Eleanor, a movie shot in our area.
 Saturday, March 18, 2017
 Peaceful Valley Resort 
 12:00 Lunch
 
1:30-2:30 Program
 Daniel Hastings
 Saturday, April 8, 2017
 Peaceful Valley Resort 
 12:00 Lunch
 
1:00-2:00 Program
 Kay Broderius: travelog presentation on her trip to Ethiopia  
 Following the presentation, members are invited to attend a memorial for Dan
 Brauer, one of the owners of Peaceful Valley Resort.
 Tuesday, May 16, 2017
 Peaceful Valley Resort 
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 7:00 Dinner
 8:00-9:00 Program
 Jim Zufal from CDOT, update on Highway 7 reconstruction
 Tuesday, June 20, 2017
 Peaceful Valley Resort 
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 7:00 Dinner
 8:00-9:00 Program
 Tom Hush, Disney Studio animator
 Tuesday, July 18, 2017
 Peaceful Valley Resort 
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 7:00 Dinner
 8:00-9:00 Program
 Live band:  Left Hand Market Boys
 Saturday, August 12, 2017
 Allenspark Transfer Station
 9:00-noon Diversion Day
 Saturday, August 12, 2017
 Meeker Park Lodge
 4:00 Attitude Adjustment
 5:00 Dinner
 Annual Pig Roast:  Presentation of scholarship recipients and thanks to the fire department.
 Saturday, September 9, 2017
 Peaceful Valley Resort    
 8:00-11:00 Pancake Breakfast - Scholarship Fundraiser
 $8 adults, $4 children under 12
 Tuesday, September 19, 2017
 Peaceful Valley Resort 
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 7:00 Dinner
 8:00-9:00 Program
 Gene Mackey:  all about The Allenspark Wind newspaper

                                                                                                                                                     


Your Area Club Board for 2016-2017
 
Paul Nuzum - President
Mike Dowell - Vice President
Vicki Dyas - Summer Secretary
Jeanine Ellis - Winter Secretary
Dave Pinkow - Treasurer
Stu Boulter - Immediate Past President
Kris Bhatti - Director
Deb Barrett - Director
Percy Lopez - Director

2015-2016 Meetings and Events
 
We generally meet every third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 PM during the warmer months.  We will have Saturday lunch meetings November thru March to make it easier for everyone to attend. Please watch for exceptions and special events! Our current schedule, meeting places, programs and special events are as follows-

  


 Saturday, August 8
 Meeker Park Lodge
 4:00 Attitude Adjustment
 5:00 Dinner
Annual Pig Roast:  Presentation of scholarship recipients and thanks to the fire department.
 Saturday, August 15
 Allenspark Transfer Station
 Diversion Day 
 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Area Club volunteers will direct district residents to the various containers provided by Boulder County to deposit articles for disposal – in other words, diverting items that usually go into the land fill to companies that will repurpose them into usable products, or dispose of hazardous items safely.  This is open to all residents of the APFD but you must bring proof of residency (driver’s license, utility billing).  See article by Bob Snell in the July Wind or refer to the list of acceptable items or call Bob at 303-747-2652
 Saturday, September 12      
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.Annual Pancake Breakfast - fundraiser for Area Club scholarship fund
 Tuesday, September 15
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 7:00 Dinner
 8:00-9:00 Program
Warren Francke presents Inspiring People
 Saturday, October 10 (changed from the 3rd)  
 Highway 7 across from Olive Ridge campground
 9:00 a.m.
 
Highway Cleanup - questions?  Contact Cindy 
 Tuesday, October 20
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 7:00 Dinner
 8:00-9:00 Program
Susan Maxson, Maxson Designs in Allenspark
 Saturday, November 14
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 12:00 Lunch
 1:30-2:30 Program
Ron & Linda Gray will talk about their recent Honor Flight trip to Washington, DC as hosts to four veterans 
 Saturday, December 12
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 12:00 Lunch
 1:30-2:30 Program
Christmas party after lunch 
 Saturday, January 16, 2016
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 12:00 Lunch
 1:30-2:30 Program
Leslie Young:  "Postcards from the edge of the solar system"
 Saturday, February 20, 2016
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 12:00 Lunch
 
1:30-2:30 Program
Kris Bhatti:  How to roast coffee at home - it's easy!
 Saturday, March 19, 2016
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 12:00 Lunch
 1:30-2:30 Program
Merle Moore:  "The Tournament of Roses Parade - From Bare Naked Chassis to Down Right Classy." 
 Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - CANCELLED due to weather
 RESCHEDULED:  Tuesday, April 26
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 6:30 Dinner
 8:00-9:00 Program
Travis Scheele from Rocky Mountain Pathways Ranch - 
Joseph Schwartz:  (will reschedule due to conflict with personal schedule)
 Tuesday, May 17, 2016
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 7:00 Dinner
 8:00-9:00 Program
Christine Chamberlain:  Growing Food in Outer Space
 Tuesday, June 21, 2016
 Peaceful Valley Resort
 6:00 Attitude Adjustment
 7:00 Dinner
 8:00-9:00 Program
Sandy Nelson:  Just Let Me Learn  
 

                                                                                                                                                     


Your Area Club Board for 2015-2016
 
Stu Boulter - President
Kris Bhatti - Vice President
Vicki Dyas - Summer Secretary
Jan Peters - Winter Secretary
Barb Coles - Treasurer
Paul Nuzum - Director
Dave Pinkow - Director
Cindy Rockett - Director



 

 
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