October 2018
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Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day
APPOINTMENTS STILL AVAILABLE! Saturday, Oct. 6  from 9 a.m. to noon. Dispose of household hazardous waste and  electronic waste FREE of charge. Call for an appointment - 303.438.6334.

Open Space Speaker Series
Spider Sense with Mary Ann Colley -  Wednesday, Oct. 3 from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Broomfield Library. Mary will demystify these eight-legged creatures, covering basic biology, cultural ties, technology, a bit of myth-busting and more; all showcasing the importance and value of spiders.   Read more...

Creative Season Upcoming Events
Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. enjoy Music from the Big Easy, a spicy helping of New Orleans Dixieland Jazz! Then on Saturday, Oct. 13 at 7 p.m. Cash'd Out channels Johnny Cash - as close to the real thing as it gets! Both shows at the Broomfield Auditorium. View more upcoming Creative Season events.

BrewHaHa
Mark your calendar for the Third Annual  BrewHaHa at Arista Park on Arista Place on  Saturday, Oct. 6 from noon to 5 p.m. The festival will have two bands, food trucks, brews from local breweries, yard games, and more.  Read more...

Living in Balance 
Friday, Oct. 10 at the Senior Services Center, 280 Spader Way. The Living in Balance Mini Conference is an event addressing all aspects of successful aging. The day includes a vendor fair of local providers for information and resources and workshops focusing on nutrition, mental and physical wellness, future planning, continued creativity, and lifelong learning.  Read more...

General Election 2018
Ballots will be mailed out to all registered voters starting the week of Oct. 15 for the upcoming Nov. 13 General Election. Are you registered to vote, have a change of address or just need more information? Visit Broomfield.org/Elections


Halloween Spooktacular
Saturday, Oct. 27  from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Broomfield Recreation Center. Come dressed in costume and bring a bag for your goodies. There will be carnival games, jumping castles, wagon rides, crafts, entertainment and trick or treating.  You'll have a hauntingly good time! Pre-registration - $5, at the door - $6.

One Book, One Broomfield 
Author talk and book signing on  Saturday, Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. at the Broomfield Auditorium . Meet Shanthi Sekaran, author of this year's selection "Lucky Boy." Get your  tickets  today!

Santa's Cellar Craft Fair
Saturday, Nov. 17 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Santa's Cellar is Broomfield's big craft fair of the holidays held at the Broomfield Community Center, 280 Spader Way. This annual craft fair features five rooms filled with local crafters from Colorado.

Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony
Friday, Dec. 7 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Be part of this annual community event when all of Broomfield welcomes the arrival of Santa Claus at the George DiCiero City and County Building. The air is filled with children caroling from the local schools, wagon rides, and more! Bundle up and share in the holiday cheer!

Two Annual September Events
Check out the photos from this year's Broomfield Days and Dog Daze at The Bay!

BCC Reconstruction Project
Demolition work has begun ( see video) on the Broomfield Community Center reconstruction project. For more information, visit  Broomfield.org/BCCReconstruction .

City and County of Broomfield TV
Bright
 Ideas: Cosmic Quest
Scientists Dr. Abbud-Madrid of the Colorado School of Mines and Dr. Sarah Lipscy of Ball Aerospace explore the furthest reaches of our solar system and our imaginations. In this fascinating talk, they discuss the latest, surprising possibilities of space exploration, asteroid mining, and the colonization of Mars. Watch video. Check out upcoming library pro gra ms at B-REx.com.
 
Manager's Report 
Read the monthly report highlighting Broomfield's awards and achievements, community engagement efforts, upcoming information and status reports for new technology initiatives, Capital Improvement Projects, and more. 


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