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FEB. 21

The Clear Creek Veterans Coalition is inviting all women in Clear Creek, Gilpin and Summit counties and Evergreen and surrounding areas to the United Center in Idaho Springs on Wednesday, Feb. 21, at 6 p.m. This will be an informal meet-and-greet not only for women veterans, but for all women who want to support each other. For more information, e-mail chafung@outlook.com.


FEB. 25

Sunday Movie Classics: “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” will be shown from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25, at the Georgetown Heritage Center, 809 Taos St., Georgetown. The event is free. R.S.V.P. at www.eventbrite.com/d/co--georgetown/events.



The ninth annual Silver Plume Cabin Fever Dance will be from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at the Silver Plume Large Town Hall. Roots and Rhythm Band will perform. Period dress is encouraged, with prizes for the best attire. Tickets are $10 per person. This is a fund-raiser for the People for Silver Plume for historic preservation.



The Clear Creek County Republican caucuses will be from 7 to 9 p.m. March 6 at the following locations:

Precinct 1-3: Georgetown Community Center, 613 6th St., Georgetown.

Precinct 4-6: Elks Lodge, 1600 Colorado Blvd., Idaho Springs.

Precinct 7: Center for the Arts Evergreen, 31880 Rocky Village Drive in Bergen Park

Precinct 8-9: King-Murphy Elementary School, 425 Circle K Ranch Road,




The Clear Creek County Democrat caucuses will be at 7 p.m. March 6 at locations to be announced.



The Clear Creek Republicans’ county assembly will be from 8 a.m. to noon March 24 at the Idaho Springs Elks Lodge, 1600 Colorado Blvd., Idaho Springs.



Sunday Movie Classics: “Julie & Julia” will be shown from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday, March 25, at the Georgetown Heritage Center, 809 Taos St., Georgetown. The event is free. R.S.V.P. at www.eventbrite.com/d/co--georgetown/events.



Clear Creek County is looking for a person to serve on the Project Support board of directors. Board members serve three-year terms and advise the commissioners on senior citizen care, meals, services, and other aging

and senior issues. Application letters for vacancies on the board should be submitted to the Board of County Commissioners, P.O. Box 2000,

Georgetown, CO  80444, or fax to 303-679-2440 or e-mail bluther@co.clear-creek.co.us.


SEEKING PRE-DIABETICS FOR A FREE PROGRAM: Clear Creek Public Health is offering a class for pre-diabetics to teach them how to make lifestyle changes that can help prevent type 2 diabetes. Start date will be determined based on registrations. Take the screening test at www.cdc.gov/diabetes/prevention/pdf/prediabetestest.pdf to find out if you qualify. For more inforomation, call Clear Creek County Public Health at 303-670-7538.


Rotary International Clear Creek 2000 meets from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Fridays at Marion's Restaurant in Idaho Springs. Rotary International is a non-profit service-above-self organization focusing on youth in Clear Creek County.


CASA is seeking Clear Creek volunteers: CASA of the Continental Divide is accepting applications from Clear Creek-area residents who are interested in becoming court-appointed special advocates. The training course spans 30 hours and teaches participants how to advocate for abused and neglected children in their community. For more information, visit www.mtncasa.org or call 970-513-9390.


A RELAPSE PREVENTION group meets every Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Awareness Counseling Center, 217 16th St., Idaho Springs. Awareness Counseling Center is licensed by the Colorado Office of Behavioral Health to provide drug and alcohol treatment, relapse prevention and DUI classes. Call 303-349-5114 for further information.


NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS meets from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays at Ascent Church, 29823 Troutdale Scenic Drive in Evergreen. NA is a nonprofit fellowship of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. Visit www.AscentChurch.co/get-connected/narcotics-anonymous for details. This is the only NA meeting offered between Golden and Breckenridge.  


CLEAR CREEK ADDICTION AND RECOVERY SUPPORT GROUP: People with any addictive behaviors are welcome. Meetings are Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Idaho Springs, 100 Colorado Blvd. Contact Joel for more information at 720-551-2831.


VFW POST 4121 meets the first Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Elks Lodge in Idaho Springs.


FREE CARDIOVASCULAR RISK ASSESSMENT for residents 18 years and older. Call Carolyn Kennedy at 303-521-7978 for an appointment and information. Sponsored by Heart Healthy Solutions and Clear Creek Public/Environmental Health.