Longmont

Altavita Senior Living Residences: Longmont’s First Continuum of Care

On the current AltaVita campus in Southwest Longmont, there is excitement in the air as construction is underway for their newest addition to the AltaVita Senior Residences family. The Macy family is at last realizing their dream to provide for their Longmont community three levels of senior care residences in one location. Currently on the […]

Active Minds Boulder Area Events – April 2018

Origins of the Blues Join Active Minds as we look at the early days of the blues, from its roots in African American oral tradition to its rise as a mainstream American musical style.  We’ll explore the role of classic blues and prominent blues musicians in the early 20th century, examine the musical characteristics that make […]

Active Minds Events, Boulder/Longmont – Feb. 2018

Monday, February 5, 2018, 1:00-3:00 pm (1:00 reception, 1:30 program) North Korea Join Active Minds for a discussion of the history of North Korea and the development of the North Korean nuclear program. We will cover the successes and shortcomings of diplomatic efforts between North Korea, the United States and other countries. North Korea’s place […]

Active Minds Boulder Area Events January 2018

Thursday, January 4, 2018, 2:30-3:30 pm Wine The story of wine is as rich and diverse as the lands where the grapes are grown. It is a tale intertwined with the influences of civilizations, agricultural methods, cuisines and more. Join Active Minds as we describe the history of wine as well as give an overview […]

Active Minds Boulder Area Events – Dec. 2017

Monday, December 4, 2017, 1:00-3:00 pm (1:00 reception, 1:30 program) Saudi Arabia With over 20% of the world’s proven oil reserves, the importance of Saudi Arabia to the United States (and the world) has been clear for some time. Join Active Minds as we tell the story of Saudi Arabia. We will cover Saudi history, […]

Active Minds Boulder-Longmont – Nov. 2017

Boulder Area Events November 2017 Monday, November 13, 2017, 11:00-noon Charlie Chaplin & the Silent Film Era Join Active Minds for a journey to the era of the silent film and a visit with one of its greatest stars, Charlie Chaplin. We will explore the unique artistic elements that make silent films appreciated by audiences young […]

Active Minds Events for October 2017 – Boulder/Longmont Area

* * * Special Event * * * Monday, October 2, 2017, 1:00-3:00 pm (1:00 reception, 1:30 program) Argentina Argentina can fairly be described as “up and coming” again. Once one of the wealthiest countries in the world, Argentina suffered economic disruption and political instability after the Great Depression that lasted into the early 21st […]

Active Minds Boulder – Sept. 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017, 11:00-noon The National Parks 2016 marked the 100th anniversary of the creation of the National Park Service. The world’s first national park, Yellowstone, was created by an act of Congress in 1872. Today, the national park system includes over 400 units (58 national parks), over 84 million acres of land, and […]

Active Minds Schedule of Events for August 2017 – Boulder/Longmont Area

Monday, August 14, 2017, 11:00-noon Philippines The Philippines is fighting a brutal war on drugs that some have termed “out of control.” Recently elected President Rodrigo Duterte campaigned on a promise to fight drugs in the country and is leading a bloody crackdown that many say is encouraging vigilante execution of drug dealers and addicts. […]

Active Minds Schedule of Events for August – Boulder/Longmont Area

Monday, August 14, 2017, 11:00-noon Philippines The Philippines is fighting a brutal war on drugs that some have termed “out of control.”  Recently elected President Rodrigo Duterte campaigned on a promise to fight drugs in the country and is leading a bloody crackdown that many say is encouraging vigilante execution of drug dealers and addicts.  […]

Hunger Hurts the Whole Community Food & Fund Drive

April 7-9, 2017 Here’s how you can help: Please encourage and remind people to donate at their near-by grocery store, listed below. Sign up to be a “greeter” at a store.The success of the food drive is totally dependent on the number of volunteer greeters we are able to recruit. We also need volunteer DRIVERS […]

Boulder County Realtor Kicks Off Colorado Women’s Education Foundation Fundraiser

LONGMONT, Colo.  — Barb Bashor, a renowned Realtor with WK Real Estate, delivered the opening remarks at the Colorado Women’s Education Foundation (CWEF) scholarship fundraising event, “A Turning Point: Educating Colorado Women,” held at the Xilinx Retreat Center in Longmont on Saturday, March 18.

Active Minds of Boulder/Longmont – Feb 2017

* * * Special Event * * * Monday, February 6, 2017, 1:00-3:00 pm (1:00 reception, 1:30 program) Philippines The Philippines is fighting a brutal war on drugs that some have termed “out of control.” Recently elected President Rodrigo Duterte campaigned on a promise to fight drugs in the country and is leading a bloody […]

Longmont Elks Lodge 1055

The Longmont Elks have been serving the Longmont area since 1907, but we are more than just Longmont. We serve the cites of Dacono, Frederick, Firestone, Longmont, Mead and the surrounding areas. We have a very active Veterans program. This past year we shipped over 100 packages overseas and restocked the pantry at the Fisher […]