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Workshop for Potential Parker Civic Center Users

The Town is moving forward with the design and construction of the Parker Civic Center and is seeking input from the community regarding the anticipated uses for the proposed facility. The Town would like to invite potential users and user groups to attend a community open house regarding interior uses for the Civic Center on Wednesday, March 4 at 7 p.m. at Parker Town Hall, 20120 E. Mainstreet.

The proposed 46,000 square foot facility is planned to be located in downtown Parker, near the southeast corner of Mainstreet and Pine Drive. Elements anticipated to be included in the facility include a 500-seat performance theater, a flexible space venue, public art gallery, dance studio, kitchen area, multi-purpose rooms, lobby/reception area, plus various support and ancillary spaces.

Anticipated uses for this facility include theater, dance and music activities and performances, conferences, seminars and meetings, recitals and receptions, art exhibits, youth and senior activities, community meeting rooms and instructional and demonstration classes.

Brought to you by the Town of Parker

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5280 Restaurant Week

mosiac Running Feb 21 thru 27th some just extended the date to March 6th. Look for the (E) next to those.

This is an awesome opportunity to try out restaurants that you’ve always wanted to try! For $52.80 a couple you get a fabulous meal for 2.

The local spots to support are Mosaic (We have a reservation for Saturday)
Hacienda Colorado & Maggiano’s Little Italy.

This is the complete list of the Denver Tech Center area Restaurants.  If there is an E after it that means they are going through March 6th Extended date.

Denver Tech Center

Baca – E Maggiano’s Little Italy – Denver Tech Center – E
Bonefish Grill Greenwood Village – E McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurant DTC – E
Brook’s Steak House & Cellar Mel’s Bar and Grill – E
Citron Bistro – E Mosaic – E
Cool River Steakhouse Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen – DTC – E
Cru A Wine Bar – Park Meadows Pesce Fresco – E
Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse – E San Lorenzo Ristorante – E
Great Northern – E Sansone’s Bistro
Hacienda Colorado – Lone Tree The Fresh Fish Company – E
Hapa Sushi Grill & Sake Bar – Landmark The Perfect Landing Restaurant – E
Il Fornaio – E The Summit – E
Jing (Village Shops @ The Landmark) – E The Tavern Tech Center
Landry’s Seafood House – E Yia Yia’s Euro Cafe
Lodo’s Bar and Grill – Highlands Ranch Zink Kitchen + Bar – E
Lucy – E

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ParkerFest Coming this summer!

PARKERFEST

A new downtown event is coming this summer to include local vendors, restaurants,  with some added special events, chef demonstrations and things for kids.

warhorseResidents and vendors are invited to attend a meeting from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Feb 21 at the Warhorse Inn where there will be discussions on what this event will look like.  ParkerFest will run May 10 through October 11th.  Residents can see who some of the new vendors are and find out more about getting involved.

Vendors that sign up on Feb 21 will get 10% off the application fee.  There is also a drawing for free vendor space for the whole season.

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Tagawa Gardens Valentines Day Specials

pinery0011Sat., Feb. 14, 1-2 PM

Colorado Wildflowers from Seed

Don Eversoll Wildflower expert and founder of Beauty Beyond Belief Seed Co. A wonderfully informative class for anyone who wants the beauty of Colorado Wildflowers in their own landscape.

Sat., & Sun., Feb.14 &15
Sat. 10am – 4pm & Sun. 11am – 4pm

Rocky Mountain African Violet Society Plant Show & Sale

Tagawa is honored to host this wonderfully fun and educational show—sale of African Violets at the show are a fundraiser for the Society.

PLUS

$29.99 for a dozen roses. See more about that offer

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Spring EGGstravaganza Wildlife Experience

springeggThe Wildlife Experience comes through again with something fun for us to do with the kiddo’s!

They say “Enjoy a day of family fun with activities to celebrate the beginning of spring!

 

Spring EGGstravaganza takes place the day before Easter Sunday on Saturday, April 11.

The event starts hopping at 9 a.m. and lasts until 5 p.m. Kids can make springtime crafts and play fun games, as well as visit egg hunt stations throughout the museum. And most importantly, take pictures of your kids with the Spring Bunny!

Spring EGGstravaganza is included with the price of regular admission to The Wildlife Experience. Adults (ages 13-64) are $9, Seniors (65+) are $8, Children ages 3 to 12 are $6 and children under 3 are free.”  I say, this place is great!

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Adopt a Cat or Kitten from your local Parker Co PetsMart

Arthur a 9 month old kitten would love a new forever home

Arthur a 9 month old kitten would love a new forever home

Did you know you can find cats and kittens right here in Parker that need to be adopted?  PetsMart & Every Creature Counts became partners in 1994 and work together to rescue cats and kittens that would otherwise be euthanized and then find them a forever home with a human friend.  See pictures and descriptions of the cats here along with information on adoption.

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Sweetheart Skate February 14

The popular Sweetheart Skate is back for skate lovers of all ages. This Valentine themed skate night is perfect, whether you’re bringing your special someone, meeting friends, or you just love to skate. Skating games, Valentine crafts and more. Advance tickets sold at the Fieldhouse starting Jan. 24. Bring your own skates. Non-skating parents are FREE! $5 in advance, $6 at the door. $1 off with canned food donation.

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2009 Restaurant Reviews Parker Colorado

Lets keep up the great conversation from the previous thread on local restaurants… Don’t hold back!  Keep letting everyone know what you think of the local restaurants. Last year we pretty much agreed that Vines is a bit pricey but we still like it, BB’s was everyone’s least favorite restaurant and that’s why it closed, Indochine has nothing but great reviews,   and the vote is mixed about Warhorse,  & Trappers  so tell it like it is!

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Parker Colorado Movie Reviews 2009

twentymilestadiumtheatersLet your neighbors know what movies are good “Date Night” movies, great for kids, a waste of your NINE BUCKS…   Don’t be shy… say it like it is  Just click the comment button!

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Parker Colorado Q & A 2009

parkerlights35Questions about events in Parker? Where to Shop? Best Schools etc?  Ask Questions and Answer your neighbors questions here.

Check the Parker Colorado Directory  too!

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