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Learn About Child Trafficking

The community can learn more about Child Trafficking Prevention at 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 18, with “Chosen,” a movie hosted by El Paso County Department of Human Services at Centennial Hall, 200 S. Cascade Ave. The event features “Chosen,” a 20-minute film that tells the true story of two “all-American” teenage girls deceived…

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Rainbow Falls Historic Site Temporary Closure

El Paso County Parks has announced that the Rainbow Falls Recreation Area will be temporarily closed to the public until July 2018 for major renovations to the trails and parking area; and for significant upgrades adjacent to the falls. Renovations of Rainbow Falls Historic Site have been underway since El Paso County secured ownership of…

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UChooseCo Campaign

The UChooseCo campaign made a stop in El Paso County on Tuesday. The goal of the campaign is to educate unaffiliated voters on the new change to allow them to vote in Primary Elections. Here’s El Paso County Clerk & Recorder Chuck Broerman talking about the new change.

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Commissioners Celebrate Libraries in the Pikes Peak Region

The Board of El Paso County Commissioners celebrated the ever-expanding role that local libraries play in the region when they delivered a Proclamation at Tuesday’s regular meeting, announcing Library Week 2018 that begins Sunday, April 8 and runs through Saturday, April 14. In presenting the Proclamation, Commissioner Longinos Gonzalez Jr. said, “Libraries and librarians open…

FCNC Programs

Nature Center Events and Programs for April 2018

El Paso County’s Fountain Creek Nature Center and Bear Creek Nature Center announce the events and activities for April 2018 which includes: The Great American Clean Up, Girl Scout Day, flowers, birds and rabbits. Fountain Creek Nature Center 320 Pepper Grass Lane, Fountain, CO 80817 719-520-6745, Nature Adventures: Rascally Rabbits April 5,…

CSU Ex Classes

Two Half Day Horticulture Classes

Colorado State University Extension presents Half Day Horticulture Class, Noxious Weeds and Invasive Species. Noxious weeds can cause serious economic and environment harm. It is in everyone’s best interest to know which weeds are on the list so you can control them as the regulations require. Topics include: • What is a List A, B, C…