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Experience Castle Rock

to-do Fitness Fridays in the Park Beginning June 2nd, each Friday this summer presents the opportunity to tackle a new challenge with the Fitness Division’s Summer Fitness Series. These free classes feature a different workout format utilizing the natural features of the Amphitheater at Philip S. Miller Park, allowing participants to get in a great […]

The Colorado Renaissance Festival

The Colorado Renaissance Festival Weekends June 10 through July 30 Each summer, Larkspur is transformed into another realm. A land filled with music and laughter, fantasy and intrigue. This summer is no exception when the Colorado Renaissance Festival returns with entertainment like you’ve never seen before! Take in the CRAIC Show, an act made up […]

Douglas County Outdoors

Douglas County Outdoors Recreational Opportunities in Douglas County, Colorado With the summer sun finally beginning to make regular appearances, it’s the perfect time to get out and enjoy the beautiful area we all call home here in Douglas County. With the abundance of hiking and biking trails, dog parks, playgrounds and parks, and picturesque open […]

Camp DCL

Camp DCL Summer is a great time to spend more time together as a family, but sometimes, it’s nice to let the kids have some adventures on their own. Summer camps are a wonderful way for kids to meet new friends and try new things and this summer, Douglas County Libraries is getting in on […]

Parker Days

Parker Days For a couple of days and night each summer, Downtown Parker is transformed into the biggest of playgrounds for the young and young at heart. Parker Days is coming to town and bringing with it pulse pounding rides, exciting midway games, world class entertainment, amazing food and much, much more! Starting with the […]

Happy Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day Dads are one of a kind and deserve to be spoiled…at least once a year that is. Sometimes it can be hard to find the perfect gift for Dad, so we’ve found some great locally owned businesses that will make his Father’s Day one to remember! Extraordinary Beards No matter if Dad […]

The Bookends

The Second Mrs. Hockaday By: Susan Rivers Seventeen year old Placidia Fincher lives a privileged life with her family. She is a tomboy that has a love for horses, especially the wild ones. Major Hockaday comes by her father’s property to buy a mule and Placidia is attracted to this rugged older man. He feels […]

Local Author Spotlight

The Trials Secrets, Spells and Tales By Liz Rau The Salem Witch Trials are widely known throughout history, but it’s the lesser known black curse that has been weighing heavily on Harry. But when a mysterious new girl arrives in town with a hidden past, dark secrets come to light and new stories are woven […]