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June 6: Chili Cook-Off Committee Meeting, Durango Nursery, 271 Kay Cee Lane, 2pm

June 8: President's Reception, Durango Library Rooms, 9am

Office Hours: 
9am - 5pm
And Beyond...

June 14:
Parade of Homes Committee Meeting, Bank of Colorado West Conference Room, 11am

June 14:
Board of Directors Meeting, First National Bank of Durango Board Room, 5:30pm

June 17:
Mandatory Yard Sale Meeting, Three Springs at Sale location, 4pm

June 18:
Contractor Yard Sale, Three Springs, Nighthorse Circle, ONE DAY ONLY, 8am-3pm

June 24:
CPR/First Aid Class, Upper Pine River Fire District Admin offices, 9am-3:30pm

June 27: Parade of Homes - Builder & Sponsor Luncheon, Durango Library Rooms, Noon
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Executive Summary
  • MEET THE HBASC LEADERSHIP (and Past Presidents)!  This Wednesday, 9am, at the Durango Library 1st floor meeting rooms, for a quick hour of Networking, coffee & pastries, and a BRIEF presentation on how best to use your membership!  We'll shoot to have you out the door by 10am.   FREE to NEW & EXISTING Members , but registration is necessary for food -  CLICK HERE!
  • CPR & 1st Aid this month! This is a really fun and useful class - send your staff and satisfy your quarterly safety meeting (and enjoy a sandwich buffet by Baked!). Registration is Required!  See flier below for details.
  • MAY MEMBERSHIP DRIVE A SUCCESS!  See if you are a winner - see details below.
  • GOT STUFF?  If your company is remodeling, and needs to dispose of usable construction or office materials, donate them to the HBASC Constractors' Yard Sale! June 18th is the day of the sale at Three Springs, so drop off your "STUFF" to Alpine Lumber, Lewis Mercantile or ProBuild before June 17th!  Proceeds of the sale are split with Habitat for Humanity. Please come or even volunteer at the sale!    Swinging deals - all for a great cause!
  • A FEW Parade of Homes Builder Entries Still OPEN!  If you want to be involved in this WILDLY POPULAR event, call Lisa at (970) 382-0082 to put in a last minute entry.
Lisa Laughlin, Executive Officer

Learn What Membership is all About
{Complimentary Coffee & Pastries}

Thanks to all our May NEW & RENEWED Members!

Renewed Members
3D Corporation                           Matlock Furniture
Alpine Lumber                            Monarch Residential Vaults & Ironworks
Buena Vista Builders                  San Juan Timberwright
Cerwin Homes                            Silver Mountain Construction
Closets Plus                                Smart Enterprises
Hawkeye Builders                      Timberline Framers
JITA Contracting
Welcome New HBASC Members!
        • Black Canyon Builders
        • ClearOvations
        • Elevation Custom Builders
        • Foam Insulation Specialists
        • H. Glenn Murray Builder/Architect
        • T-Squared Custom Home & Remodel
Membership Drive Winners!
(Call (970) 382-0082 to claim your prize)

Refering Members
  • X-Rock $500 Radio Package: Dana McCreary, First National Bank
  • HBA website FREE AD! Ryan Voegeli, Kogan Builders
  • $100 Lewis Mercantile gift card: Katie Camarca, Colorado Fenestra
NEW Members
  • New Member Spotlight: Four Corners Community Bank
  • 8 Hrs Services from Express Employment Pros: T-Squared Custom Home and Remodel
  • HBA website FREE AD!  ClearOvations
Thank you to Express Employment, Lewis Mercantile, and X-Rock for donating a prize for May's Membership Drive!

Contractor Yard Sale Next Saturday!


(Or call the office at 970 382-0082)

Fun & Games - bring the family! Chili Cook-Off, Hammer & Saw Competitions!

Vendors - Promote your Business! Limited space for Vendor Expo Tents  Click here.
Chili Teams will be with you in your space to draw attendees!
{We will match you with a Chili Team, or cook your own}

Chili Makers:  Compete for your Favorite Charity! 
1st - $300;  2nd - $200;  3rd - $100
Hot dogs for the kids, music for all, fun, games, friendly competition! 
FREE for members to attend!!!
Durango Fire and Rescue is looking for a contractor volunteer to sit on the 2012 International Fire Code Board of Appeals for the City of Durango. There are some very important issues coming up and you could make a huge impact as a member of this new Board of Appeals. 

If interested in serving on this Board, please contact:

Fire Marshal Karola J. Hanks
Durango Fire Protection District
104 Sheppard Drive
Durango, Colorado 81301


Player and Sponsor spots filling up fast - grab yours TODAY!!!
Still several hole sponsors open and others.

Ahhh, Golf at the Glacier Club!  Don't miss it...a day in Paradise!

November 10th Member Meeting:  County IRC Codes & City Housing Program Updates

Supporting & Table-top are Open & Available

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Parade Info Luncheon - June 27th !

Builders & Sponsors: Come network with those involved in this year's Parade of Homes, get important information on events, and enjoy Lunch on US! 
Where?  Durango Library Main level conference rooms
When:  Noon, June 27th (we'll try to keep it under 1  hour)
Why? Learn all about having a successful Parade of Homes.

Still a few spots open for
Parade of Homes Entries!
Market your project before over 1,200 visitors in 2 1/2 days!  Join us for the 2016 Parade of Homes, September 23-25th. Submit your application and $500 deposit per entry to  TODAY! 

 (A few spots left - until 20-entry cut-off is reached or June 13th)
Call the HBASC office at (970) 382-0082 for more information


The HBASC proudly supports Red Shirt Fridays. 

If a new member joins the HBASC on " Red Shirt Friday" while wearing one of these shirts, they earn 2 free fliers in the newsletter.

These shirts are for sale at the Elks Lodge:  Tuesday & Thursday 5-7pm. 
Short sleeves are $15 and long sleeves are $20.