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In This Issue
Business After Hours
Wild Whiskers Event Nears
2016 IRA Contributions
Learn How to Garden from CSU Extension
Senior Center Pancake Breakfast
March Ute County News Specials
Goodwill Offers Diesel Tech & CDL Training
Postcard Special by Update Printing
Winter Office Specials at Woodland Professional Building
Rampart Library Hosts Ed Kramer
Dinosaur Resource Center...Welcomes Pueblo Zoo
Get 30 Fruits & Vegetables...for $2.38 Per Day
Bliss by Arctic Spas at the Sport & Boat Show
Community Partnership Offers Strong Parenting Class
Community Wellness Event
The Healing Spot - Physical Therapy Offer
How Do You Use An...Injectidry System?
Country Lodge Entertainment
Tax Season Offers by Kelly & Chulick
Impact Christian Church - Murder Mystery
Volunteer Visitor Center
Southern Colorado Economic Forum Report
Grapevine Deadline
Thank You to Our 2017
Leadership Council


PBS Trust

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Black Hills 
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Hosted by
Park State Bank & Trust

at Shining Mountain Golf Club
100 Shining Mountain Lane
Woodland Park, CO 80863
Tuesday, February 21
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Wild Whiskers
2016 IRA Contributions
CSU Extention Learn How to Garden from CSU Extension Master Gardeners
Dates     March 14, 21, 28 and April 4, 11, 18
Time      5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location  Woodland Park Library, 218 East Midland Avenue
Cost $5 per person per class, or $25 for all six classes per person
CSU Extension's Master Gardeners are hosting a series classes including seed starting, vegetables, soils/fertilizers/mulches, greenhouses/raised beds, bulbs, herbs, plants for our elevation, tree planting and pruning.
flower Extension fact sheets will be provided. Please bring your own food if you would like to have your meal. For registration, see the attached registration form.
The deadline is three days prior to each class start. Send the completed registration and check to the address listed on the registration. The class is limited to the first 40 paid registrations. Please contact Marie Bartol at 687-1290 for additional information.

To obtain the registration form, visit the Teller County Extension office at our  Website. For special accommodations, please contact us at least five (5) business days before the event.
Pancake Senior Center
February Pancake Breakfast

Senior Center Pancake Breakfast -
Pancake Breakfast at the Woodland Park Senior Center, Pine and Center Street, Saturday, February 18, 8 am to 11 am. Come join us for a fresh cooked, all you can eat, breakfast of fluffy pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, the best biscuits and gravy around, and a seasonal treat. Your home town seniors will be flipping the pancakes and serving them up with juice and coffee or hot tea for only $8. Kids 6 and under eat for $2. Everyone is welcomed to enjoy good food and friendly conversation. This open to the publicfundraising event helps to support the programs and activities of the Woodland Park Senior Center. We appreciated the support of each one of you! Mark your calendars and plan to join us on the 3 rd Saturday each month this year.
Get the Word out in the
Ute County News

March Madness
, St. Paddy's Day , the official first day of SPRING all happen in March.  What do YOU have going on in March that you want our readers to know about? 
Let us help you get your word out.  Press releases, short stories, and ad size are due to the Ute Country News by Monday, February 20 by 5 p.m. and Out & About, Critter Corner, and final approval on all ads are due Wednesday, February 22 by 5 p.m.
Do you need help designing an ad or wondering if your piece of interest fits?  Email us at or call 719-686-7393; we're happy to help!
2017 Diesel Tech
Update Printing
Woodland Professional Building
Ed Kramer
Dinosaur Resource Center
Welcomes Pueblo Zoo 

Pueblo Zoo
Dinosaur Resource Center 
Saturday, February 4
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm 

Meet some of the animals from the Pueblo Zoo. Learn all about them by asking questions of their keepers and yes, you can pet some of them. It is a great chance to get up close with these animals and take some great bring your camera!
Get 30 Fruits & Vegetables  
for $2.38 Per Day

Juice Plus

How many fruits and vegetables can you buy for $2.38?  Maybe one or two.  With Juice Plus, you get 30 servings daily of a variety of colorful fruits, veggies, grapes and berries!  All 100% non-GMO, vine ripened and pesticide free.  Now that's a no-brainer!
Call Karen Pett at 719-686-0142 for more information and learn how kids (age 4 and up) can get Juice Plus free for four years.  Or visit for access to documented research on this wonderful product.
Bliss by Arctic Spas
at the Sport & Boat Show 
Feb 17-19
Palmer Park & Academy
 Colorado Springs Event Center
Arctic Spas
Visit Bliss by Arctic Spas booth and get the best deal of the year on a Hot Tub, Swim Spa or All Weather Pool.
Stop by our showroom for discounted tickets.
 Bliss by Arctic Spas, 6480 N. Academy Blvd, 719-264-0112,
Comminty Partnership
Community Wellness Event
The Healing Spot
How Do You Use An
Injectidry System?

Entertainment at the
Country Lodge Pub
Country Lodge

Friday, February 17th - Mark Edens
Saturday, February 18th - Karaoke
Wednesday, February 22nd - Rich Currier
Thursday, February 23rd - 6 String Dave

Live entertainment is from 6 pm-9 pm.
Karaoke is from 7 pm-11 pm!

Did you know we have Happy Hour everyday, from 3-5 pm!  Get $1.00 off beer, wine and well drinks!

Visit our website,, to see our weekly local entertainment schedule.

Shrimp Cocktail When you're at the Country Lodge Pub, enjoy a delicious dinner while listening to our amazingly talented local entertainers!  Dinner is served in the Pub from 4pm to Entree 8pm on weekdays, and 4pm to 9pm on weekends.

Specials are served daily, including smoked  salmon and smoked ribs every Friday and Saturday night, right here at the Woodland Country Lodge, located at 723 US Hwy 24 W, Woodland Park, Colorado 80863.

For more info please call 719.687.6277.  We hope to see you there! 
Kelley & Chulick
Murder Mystery
Impact Christian Church is hosting a Murder Mystery Night, February 24 from 5:30 - 9:30.  It is open to the public and you can get your spectator or character tickets up until midnight, Sunday, Feb. 19.  Tickets are $15.00 per person for spectators and $20.00 for characters.  You will experience a great meal and a wonderful evening of entertainment.
The Stratford Castle Ball is a premiere social event hosted by the Kilmore Preservation Society. The Kilmore Preservation Society is comprised of many diverse individuals who have a passion to preserve historical landmarks, such as the Stratford Castle. The members come from all walks of life such as astronauts, ancient artifact dealers, and medical researchers. There have been too many scandals between the members lately. In addition, nobody in the town of Kilmore feels safe with a serial killer on the loose. You are a member of the preservation society and must attend this event. This is where your story begins.
Childcare will be provided for birth through 6th grade and the youngsters will also have their own mini-mystery dinner and evening. To sign-up, please click this link
Looking for a way to make an impact?  Join the
Volunteer Visitor Center Team
They are looking for energetic, enthusiastic and resourceful people  
become a volunteer
  • Meet interesting people from around the world
  • Participate in Chamber of Commerce events
  • Learn superior customer service skills
  • Professional work environment
  • Less than 5 hours per week time commitment
  • Students and seniors welcome
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Contact the Greater Woodland Park Chamber & Visitor Center at 719.687.9885 or
volunteer helping hands
Southern Colorado Economic Forum Report

Click HERE to read full report.  Interested in more information on this report, contact Shannon Hellman
Vice President, Vectra Bank
Woodland Park Branch
NMLS# 608180
Grapevine Deadline      

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