April 1, 2015

Parker Home Town Heroes

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We are going to be using this space to recognize our own home time heroes who do good in our community. If you know of someone who should be recognized, please let us know. Scholastic’s Kid Reporter is Parker’s own Amyla Posey! The award-winning Scholastic News Kids Press Corps™ today welcomed 32 new Kid Reporters, […]

Christmas Holiday Events


Town of Parker Holiday Events The historic downtown area of Parker is a step back in time to a kinder gentler world with scenes like this that remind you of Little House on the Prairie, Mayberry and Walton’s Mountain. We are OK with that. Holiday Events in or near Parker Colorado in 2014 Turkey Day […]

Kids Arts Classes – Dance – Theater – Music – Fine Arts

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If you are looking for things for your kids to get involve in you are in luck, Parker is a very family oriented town with lots of events, classes, camps and businesses that want to help you keep your kids busy. Dance Lessons / Dance Studios in Parker Miller’s Dance 10841 S Crossroads Dr., Parker, […]

Elementary Schools in Parker

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Elementary and Charter Schools in Parker Parker has lots of choices when it comes to education for your kids. We have provided an in depth look at many of your choices via videos that the Douglas County School District had shot this summer. You will be able to get a taste of what the administration, […]

Holiday Events at the Wildlife Experience

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The Wildlife Experience is hosting lots of fun holiday activities for the whole family including Breakfast with Santa, Santa Hike, Family Film Nights featuring Polar Express, our Members Only Holiday Film Festival, and a selection of Nature Nights and Wild Outdoor Workshops featuring Ice Fishing and Archery. Please contact us via email or by phone (720) 488-3300 for more information or […]

Douglas County School Board Election Information 2013

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A very important and hotly contested school board race is happening NOW in our county. Ballots have been mailed and you should have them this week.  2013 Douglas County Election Results These locations are ONLY for Ballot by Mail Drop-off.  Douglas County offers several drop-off locations for the 2013 Election.  These sites are not Voter Service and […]

Fundraiser for Movie Theater Shooting Victim Aug. 22 at Swirls of Parker

Ashley Moser and Veronica Moser-Sullivan were a mother and daughter who always had a smile and hug to give and whose love was apparent in the way they spoke and looked at each other.   Tragically, on July 20, 2012, Veronica’s life was cut short when a gunman entered a movie theater and opened fire. She […]

South Metro Childrens Theater a collaboration of Lone Tree and PACE Center

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Last week, the Lone Tree Arts Center (LTAC) and the Parker Arts, Culture and Events (PACE) Center unveiled plans to “Collaborate for Creativity.” Forming the new South Metro Children’s Theatre in partnership with Starkey Productions, the two venues have joined forces to provide more programming options to children in the Denver metro area. “So many local school districts […]

Toys for Tots collection tonight at Takoda Tavern Parker CO

The U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys For Tots program will conduct a toy drive tonight at 7p.m. at the Takoda Tavern in Parker. The Marines will collect new, unwrapped toys for distribution to local, needy children this holiday season. Takoda Tavern 12311 Pine Bluffs Way Parker, CO 80134 (720) 851-5302 www.takodatavern.com takodatavern@aol.com POC: Bob Nobles U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for […]

Parents Night Out at the Parker Fieldhouse

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Tired of restless kids tearing through the house as if it is an indoor gymnasium?  Give them a night of fun and laughter and give yourself a night of peace and quiet with adults!  The Parker Rec Staff will open the entire 100,000 ft2 Parker Fieldhouse for kids ages 5 to 13 to enjoy awesome games […]