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Community Soup Kitchen continuing to serve to-go meals on Friday nights

The First United Methodist Church of Fountain soup kitchen from 4-6 p.m. every Friday is open to anybody who would like a hot meal. Currently, the dine-in area is not open. However, volunteers will bring to-go meals out to vehicles. Various... Full story

 

Internet becomes the new stage

As the local arts community adapts to the new limitations on social gathering and public space during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region is pleased to introduce Peak...

 

Bird festival sign-ups to begin

Early registration for The 6th Annual Pikes Peak Birding and Nature Festival was initially going to start March 25. Due to COVID-19, early registration has been moved to April 4, and will continue through April 11. According to Bear Creek Nature...

 

Fountain Theater comedy tentatively scheduled in April

Fountain Theater comedy tentatively scheduled in April Fountain Community Theater will present "The Armadillo Queen" by Dwayne Yancy beginning April 23, pending government mandates concerning group...

 

At Your Library

Both the Fountain and Security public libraries currently are closed until further notice due to coronavirus precautions. There are a few events coming in April that may go on as planned, pending further review of the situation. Security Public Libra...

 

Community Soup Kitchen Open Fridays

The First United Methodist Church of Fountain soup kitchen from 4-6 p.m. every Friday is open to anybody who would like a hot meal and great fellowship with neighbors. More groups to help host and prepare meals are sought. The church is located at... Full story

 

Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb Registration Opens

Registration is now open for the Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb. The Climb, which takes place Aug. 8, consists of a competitive race sanctioned by USA Cycling and a Gran Fondo (fun ride) up...

 

Soap Box Derby Brings great fun to El Paso County

"My first years' experience with the Soap Box Derby was last year in June. And I loved it! There were butterflies in my stomach just before the race. I'm on the starting ramp, the light turned green...

 

Get Away Without Going Away

Family vacations are a great way to bond and take a step back from the hectic schedules that accompany everyday life, but sometimes time or money (or both) make planning an elaborate trip a...

 

Fountain Community Theater hosting auditions March 28

Fountain Community Theater will have auditions/casting call for their production of "The Saloon Keeper's Daughter" by Dave Reiser, Jack Sharkey No need to prepare a monologue. You will do a cold read...

 

Landgraf townhall to discuss gas tax, questions/concerns

Join Rep. Lois Landgraf (HD21) for a Town Hall meeting this Saturday, March 14, at 10 a.m. at the Fountain Library, 230 S. Main St. Come hear updates on bills she is running and bring your questions and concerns to share.  Among the topics Landgraf...

 

Community Soup Kitchen Open Fridays

The First United Methodist Church of Fountain soup kitchen from 4-6 p.m. every Friday is open to anybody who would like a hot meal and great fellowship with neighbors. More groups to help host and prepare meals are sought. The church is located at...

 

Historical Society to present train disaster lecture March 14

A lecture about the train disaster of 1888 will be presented at 2 p.m. on March 14 in the basement of the museum....

 

Next Military Retirees meeting to be March 12

The Military Retiree/Spouses Activities office holds a luncheon at noon the second Thursday of each month at the Peterson Air Force Base Club. The luncheon is followed by a monthly council meeting at 2:30 p.m. in Building 350, Room 1206. Call...

 

At Your Library: Dementia caregiver group to meet March 21

The local Dementia Caregiver Support Group meets at 1 p.m. the third Saturday of the month at Security Public Library. The group is for family or friends who have a loved one with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia, at any stage of the...

 

Historical Society to meet; Museum opens Saturdays

The next meeting of the Fountain Valley Historical Society and Museum is scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday, March 14, in the downstairs of the museum, 114 N. Main, Fountain. The museum is open from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays. “Stop by and learn about the...

 

Events to commemorate Women's History Month

The following events, organized by the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., Colorado Springs, will celebrate Women’s History Month. Call 719-385-5990 for more details. Every Saturday in March Downtown Walking Tours:  Women’s...

 

Cheyenne teen program combines tech, nature

Is your 12- to 17-year old interested in the outdoors? What about a career in natural resources? Maybe they are constantly playing a video game and you just want to get them out of the house! If so, Cheyenne Mountain State Park has a great...

 

Pink Floyd's 'Dark Side' - symphony style

The Black Jacket Symphony presents: Pink Floyd's The Dark Side of the Moon in its entirety on Sunday, March 8, at Pikes Peak Center located at 190 S. Cascade Ave. Colorado Springs 80903. This show...

 

TREA Ch. 113 to meet

Members of The Retired Enlisted Association Chapter 113 will meet at 10:30 a.m. the first Thursday of the month, at IHOP, 6450 S. Highway 85/87, Fountain. “Are you concerned about your entitlements and about not having them erode away? These...

 

Multi-faceted fiddle virtuoso to perform in CO

Fiddle virtuoso Eileen Ivers is coming out with a new album next month - and two shows on March 13-14 with the Colorado Springs Philharmonic. When Eileen was 18, she walked into a NYC music store...

 

Community Soup Kitchen Open to All Every Friday Evening

The First United Methodist Church of Fountain soup kitchen from 4-6 p.m. every Friday is open to anybody who would like a hot meal and great fellowship with neighbors. More groups to help host and prepare meals are sought. The church is located at...

 

Military Widows to meet last Wednesday at PAFB

Pikes Peak Chapter 15 of the Society of Military Widows meets at 10:30 a.m. the last Wednesday of the month at Peterson Air Force Base. The Society of Military Widows is open to all military widows of any branch of military service, regardless of...

 

Thank a Vet event this Saturday at Mt. Carmel

The Colorado Women for Trump 2020 group is holding its Thank a Vet event this Saturday at the Mt. Carmel Veterans Center in Colorado Springs from 5:30-8 p.m. Participants will pack gift bags for veterans, filling them with toiletries, food,...

 

At Your Library

Fountain Library 230 S. Main St. Children Every Monday, 3 p.m. – Paws to Read (ages 4-10). Develop your child’s reading skills by letting them read to trained dogs. Every Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. – Storytime (ages 3+). Bring your child to hear...

 

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