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4/6/2018
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In This Issue
Welcome New Members
Business Expo
BBB Age Friendly Training
PPRH Now Part of UCHealth
Job Fair in Woodland Park
Activities at Mueller State Park
Big O Tires
Update Printing
Entertainment at Country Lodge
Woodland Park Cops n Kids Dodgeball
Country Lodge Special
Woodland Professional Building
The Healing Spot Physical Therapy
Diesel Technology Classes
Goodwill IT Training
Andersen Pack N Ship
Guest Speaker at Charis
Harlan Designs
Mueller State Park Art Show
RV & Travel Expo
Dinosaur Resource Center
CWs Plumbing
Changes for Driver Safety Consultants
New Moon Yin Yoga
Aranyani Yoga
Smart Driver Program
AARP Elder Watch Program
Best of Teller County
Community Partnership
Volunteer Orientation at Muller
Cripple Creek Cops n Kids Dodgeball
Hot Heads Studio
2018 Marigreen Pines Tours
Live Music at Shining Mountain
Senior Center Quilters
Red Door
Highway 67 Update
Grapevine Deadline
Thank You to Our 2018
Leadership Council
Investors
Newmont




PBS Trust

Schommer Logo

Black Hills 
Charis Logo
IREA Logo
Welcome New Members

Alternative Power Solutions
Rob Bennett

Same Day Photography
Kelly Gerszewski 

Rocky Mountain Custom Floors
Todd Barton
Chamber Spring Business Expo
Presented by Platinum Relations

Age Friendly Business Training

Presented by Johnathan Liebert  
CEO/Executive Director
Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado
 
Age Friendly Business
Ensure your Business is an Age Friendly Business.  Learn more about products, setup and business practices that encourage Seniors to shop at your Business.  Earn the BBB Age-Friendly Business Certification.  This event is free and open to Chamber members and non-members.

Click HERE to Register Now

Wednesday April 11, 2018
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Ute Pass Cultural Center
210 East Midland Avenue - Woodland Park
Pikes Peak Regional Hospital is Now Part of the UCHealth Family

UCHealth is proud to welcome Pikes Peak Regional Hospital (PPRH) to its network of health care facilities. PPRH has had a longstanding partnership with UCHealth and Memorial Hospital, and joining the system will provide increased resources for patients, staff and medical providers.

"UCHealth is excited to welcome the staff and providers of PPRH into our family," said Elizabeth Concordia, UCHealth president and CEO. "Our organizations are dedicated to providing excellent care and the best possible experience to patients and family members. This focus will continue, and over the coming years, patients throughout the Pikes Peak region will see many benefits of this new partnership."

"The communities of Woodland Park, Teller, Park and El Paso counties deserve the very best care and access to advanced treatments," said Kim Monjesky, PPRH chief executive officer.

See the full release HERE.
Job Fair in Woodland Park
Job Fair
Fun and Activities at Mueller State Park

Saturday, April 7

Volunteer Orientation
10:00 - 11:00 am At the Visitor Center
Do you love being outdoors and want to help others enjoy it too? Learn about becoming a volunteer at Mueller State Park. Informational meeting. Any questions, call 719-687-2366 ext. 107.

Sunday, April 8th
Outlook to Lost Pond Hike
9:15 am Meet at Outlook Ridge Trailhead
Hike along Outlook Ridge and down to Lost Pond with Volunteer Naturalist Nancy. Watch for signs of spring! Be prepared for all trail conditions and weather!
3 mile moderate hike.

Friday, April 13
Black Bear Trail to Nobel Cabin Hike
9:15 am Meet at the Comfort Station
Join Volunteer Naturalist Cindi on this 4 mile moderate hike out to Nobel Cabin by way of the Black Bear Trail. Dress for the weather! Park in extra spaces by the Comfort Station or at Elk Meadow and carpool!

Sunday, April 15
Homestead Trail Hike
9:15 am Meet at Homestead Trailhead
This loop includes several trails going by Geer Pond and the beautiful Bacon Rock formation! In total, about 4 miles rated moderate to difficult due to hills. Be prepared for all trail conditions and weather! Join Volunteer Naturalist Nancy.
Big O Tires SALE
Big O Tires
Update Printing for
Flyers and Posters

Update Printing
Live Entertainment at
Country Lodge

Country Lodge
Woodland Park
Cops n Kids Dodgeball
Cops n Kids Dodgeball
Country Lodge Special
country lodge
Woodland Professional Building
Professional Building
The Healing Spot
Physical Therapy

Healing Spot
Diesel Technology Classes

Classes begin on May 8, 2018 in partnership with Pikes Peak Community College. Classes will be held two evenings per week and every other Saturday!  As always, there is no cost for the student to participate in this training!  Deadline to apply is April 20th
Diesel Technology and CDL Training Program Some of the details of this training program include: (also on the attached flier)
  • Hands-on academic instruction and job-related training working on Discover Goodwill's fleet vehicles
  • Two certificates earned upon completion, including Diesel Lube Technician and Diesel Fleet Maintenance Technician
  • Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Training
  • Job placement with employers ready to hire!
The number of students is very limited so please contact our staff as quickly as possible at (719) 381-9463.
IT Training Through Goodwill

Full Funding is available through a Grant through Google for Security+ CompTIA Training through an online and classroom blended model. Flexible hours including evenings! This is great for individuals already working in IT, or employers who would like to enhance the skills of their current employees. Paid internships are also available!!
Goodwill IT Training
Scholarships are also available to train in A+ and Network+ CompTIA Training.  Call today at 719-381-9463!
New Items at
Andersen Pack N Ship

Andersen Pack N Ship
Guest Speaker at Charis
Charis
Harlan Designs
Harlan Designs
Mueller State Park Art Show
Mueller Art Show
RV & Travel Expo, Hot Tub & Swim Spa SALE, Thu-Sat Only
 
We will beat any other sale prices on like tubs!
No reasonable offer denied!
Spas
0% Financing available!!!  Bliss by Arctic Spas 719.264.0112. Click HERE to visit our website. 
What's Happening at the Dinosaur Resource Center
 
FlightFantastic Flight
Saturday, April 7
1:00 pm - 2:00pm
 
Science Matters will help you discover the magic of flight and explore the forces of motion while having fun! Ever wonder exactly how a plane stays in the air? You will learn how airplanes overcome their weight to fly. We will discover how an airplane's wings use two types of science to beat gravity and generate a force known as lift. Come experiment with air and learn about Bernoulli's Principle.  This is a hands-on program for all ages.

Check out our website for more information. 
CWs Plumbing
CwPluming
Changes for Driver Safety Consultants

Driver Safety Consultants, Inc. the premiere provider of Driver Education Training, Driver license and Instructional Permit Testing and Driver Evaluation Services is excited to announce some important changes.

Beginning today, our name will change to "COLORADO DRIVER SAFETY INSTITUTE". 

We will be expanding our services to include physical classroom instruction classes at the Woodland Park Public Library.  We will also expand the services for Driver License Examinations to more days per week beginning May 1.

Our main Office is located in the Anderson Enterprises Bldg. above Farmers Insurance at: 750 East Hwy 24, suite 201.  Please call Tom Antkow, President of Colorado Driver Safety Institute at: 719.648.6222 before you stop by or with any questions.

Colorado Driver Safety Institute is licensed and bonded by the Colorado Department of Revenue Driver License Compliance Unit.  We have been operation in Colorado since May 2000. We have been rated the #1 Driver Education Program for the past three years.

For more information, visit our website.
New Moon Yin Yoga
New Moon
Aranyani Yoga
Aranyani Yogo
Smart Driver Program
AARP
AARP Elder Watch Program
Elderwatch
Best of Teller County
Best of Teller
Click HERE to vote.
Community Partnership
Community Partnership
Volunteer Orientation at Muller State Park 

Mueller State Park is hosting a Volunteer Orientation this Saturday, April 7 from 10:00 am - 11:00 am. 
Mueller Volunteer
This could be you! Be a Volunteer! Share your passion for the outdoors! Come to an orientation and see what its all about!
Naturalist training starts April 14. Call 719.687.2366 for more information. Click HERE to learn more. 
Cripple Creek
Cops n Kids Dodgeball

Cops n Kids Dodgeball
Hot Heads Studio
Hot Heads Studio
2018 Marigreen Pines Tours

Marigreen Pines Tickets go on sale May 16 for the much anticipated tours of the historic Marigreen Pines Estate in Cascade. The event will be held on Saturday, July 14 and Sunday, July 15. The tours of the estate are hosted by the Ute Pass Historical Society.

Marigreen Pines was the home of the Thomas Cusack family from 1895 until 1978. The tour includes their original home, Ellinor Cottage, as well as the elaborate Marigreen Pines mansion built in 1923. The tour is the biggest fundraiser for the non-profit group.

Adult tickets are $25, and UPHS Patrons and groups of 10 or more are $20 per person.  For more information, call UPHS at 719.686.7512 or check our website HERE.
Live Music at Shining Mountain
Shining Mountain
Woodland Park Senior Center Quilters
Quilters
Red Door
red door
Site A: CO 67 - Cripple Creek to Divide
Traffic Impacts
Daylight Hours, Monday, Apr. 09 through Friday, Apr. 13
 
Lane Restrictions - Travel reduced to one lane in both directions for sign installation.  
  • CLICK HERE for weekly map
  • Monday, Apr. 09, Sign installation, MP 52 to MP 69, both Northbound and Southbound.
  • Tuesday, Apr. 10, Sign installation, MP 52 to MP 69, both Northbound and Southbound.
  • Wednesday, Apr. 11, Sign installation, MP 52 to MP 69, both Northbound and Southbound.
  • Thursday, Apr. 12, Sign installation, MP 52 to MP 69, both Northbound and Southbound.
  • Friday, Apr. 13, No work. 
  • Measurements are approximate and will vary from day to day depending on production. 
  • Flaggers and pilot car present.
  • Speed limit reductions in place.
Additional Project Site Information:
  • 12 foot wide load restriction during construction hours.
Site B: CO 67 - Woodland Park to Westcreek 
Traffic Impacts
Daylight Hours, Monday, Apr. 09 through Friday, Apr. 13
 
Lane restrictions - No work at Site B this week in order to allocate all resources to Site A.  
  • Monday, Apr. 09, No work.
  • Tuesday, Apr. 10, No work.
  • Wednesday, Apr. 11, No work.
  • Thursday, Apr. 12, No work.
  • Friday, Apr. 13,No work. 
Additional Project Site Information:
  • Site B - the 12 foot, wide load restriction during construction hours has been lifted until further notice.
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