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CalendarThis Week

July 4: Happy Independence Day! HBASC Office Closed

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

July 12: Parade of Homes Committee Meeting, West Conference Room, 11am

July 12-15: Association Leadership Institute - Lisa Laughlin in attendance

July 19: Board of Directors Meeting, First National Bank of Durango Board Room, 5:30pm

July 26: Parade of Homes Committee Meeting, Bank of Colorado Board Room, 11am

July 28: Member Appreciation Chili Cook-Off/Vendor Expo, Durango Nursery, 5:30pm
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Why did the nosey roofer take so long to finish?

He was busy  eavesdropping.

Executive Summary
  • NEXT MEMBER GATHERING! Come to the July 28th Member Appreciation Chili Cook-off at Durango Nursery, 5:30pm (FREE BEER/WINE/CHILI TASTING!). Fun & Games for you & family.  Friendly competition for Chili Maker's Favorite Charities - lots of BIG CHECK presentations, including for Habitat for Humanity! RSVP for CHILI NOW, so we have enough refreshments on hand!
  • 16 Parade Sites and 2 Commercial STOPS! This is going to be a big Parade, and a new Parade Craze App!  We're going high-tech, so check out and see what the fuss is all about!  Advertising opportunities available for a super price - call the office for details at 382-0082, and speak to ME!
  • THINK GOLF!  The weather is bound to cool off, but don't miss out on our Golf Tournament - space sells out fast, and we could use some more sponsors. See more below! 

Lisa Laughlin, Executive Officer

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Parade Builders!
Do you have a unique Powder Room  in your COMPLETED PARADE ENTRY?  The Press would LOVE to do a Feature Article on what is TRENDING!  Email

Vendors Expo Tents: 3 spaces left  -  only $250!  
(We will pair you with a chili team in your space to 
attract hungry guests, or cook your own!)

Chili Makers:  Compete for your Favorite Charity! 
Prizes:  1st - $300;   2nd - $200;   3rd - $100

FREE for HBASC members to attend!!!


Update for NAHB Envoys

How to Comply with New Overtime Rule

NAHB has prepared an FAQ to help our members better understand the new overtime rule and to comply with it. In addition, a webinar replay is now available to help members learn what employers need to know before the rule becomes effective on Dec. 1 and find out which employees will be eligible to receive overtime pay.


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!

Thank you to Durango Area Association of Realtors for providing us with the visuals!
Click here to view the white paper that the Legislative Coalition put together.

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