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August 2018 Prowers County Activities


Wednesday, Aug 1 – Lamar City Council Breakfast Meeting @ 7am @ Pilot Truck Stop; Holly Commercial Club @ Noon @ Holly Senior Center (New Location); Holly Town Board Meeting @ 7pm


Thursday, Aug 2 – Free Legal Clinic @ Lamar Library, 4-5pm (1st come-1st served)


Saturday, Aug 4 – Annual Holly ‘Hock It’ Day; 8pm Sand and Sage Concert featuring Parmalee/6pm Beer Garden @ Fairgrounds


Sunday, Aug 5 – Hospice/Angels Open Golf Tournament


Tuesday, Aug 7 – PEP Monthly Board Meeting @ Noon @ Las Brisas; Sand and Sage Royalty Contest @ 5:30pm; Lamar National Night Out/Ice Cream Social @ Willow Creek Park, 6pm for Sloppy Joe Dinner, Ice Cream, Swimming @ 7pm, Movie, “Coco” at 8:30pm; Granada NNO at Granada Park at 6pm with Community Activities and Hot Dogs and Burgers


Wednesday, Aug 8 – Granada Trustees Meeting @ 6:30pm


Thursday, Aug 9 – Santa Fe Dutch Oven Exhibition @ Fairgrounds, 2-6pm; Beer Garden 5-Midnight @ Fair


Friday, Aug 10 –  Sand & Sage Fair BBQ & Rodeo @ 6pm; Holly School Supply Drive at United Methodist Church, donations being accepted


Saturday, Aug 11 – Sand and Sage Parade @ 10am from South 6th St/West Cedar St/South 9th St; Sand and Sage Rodeo; Plastic/E-Waste Recycling on North 2nd St; Chuckwagon BBQ @ 6pm; 4-H/FFA Parade of Champions @ 7pm; Grand Opening of Skateboard Park, Noon to 6pm at Willow Creek Park



Monday, Aug 13 – Lamar Re-2 District, First Day of School, Grades 7-12; Lamar/Wiley City Council Meetings @ 7pm



Tuesday, Aug 14 – Historic Preservation Board meeting @ 7am @ Lamar Community Building; County Commodities Distribution @ 8am @ SOS Center; Lamar Utility Board Meeting @ Noon; BoCC @ 1pm; Lamar Merchants Meeting @ 5:15pm @ Brew Unto Others to discuss Oktoberfest & other events


Wednesday, Aug 15 – Lamar Re-2 District, 1st Day of School for K-6th Grades; Grand Opening at HPCHC for Pediatric Clinic, 12-2pm



Thursday, Aug 16 – Lamar Chamber of Commerce Board Meeting @ 7am; Camp Como Ride to Como, Colorado, 8am for Lamar Christian Church


Friday, Aug 17 – Downtown Lamar Classic/Custom Car Show & Concert; Corn Hole Tournament, downtown Lamar @ 6pm


Saturday, Aug 18 – Annual TinMan Triathlon @ Willow Creek Park @ 7am for Adults & 8am for Kids; Annual Firehouse Carnival for the Family @ Enchanted Forest, 10am to 6pm; 1st Annual Horseshoe Tournament, 1pm @ East Beech Street Horseshoe Pit; Lamar Eagles Chicken Fried Steak Night @ 6pm


Sunday, Aug 19 – Annual Dogs in Pool Day in Lamar Municipal Pool.  Small Dogs at 12:30 and all Dogs from 1 to 3pm.  No owners in Pool, please!


Monday, Aug 20 – 1st Day of School for MHDC Preschool



Tuesday, Aug 21 – BoCC Meeting @ 1pm; Lodging Tax Panel, @ 4pm at LCC Admin Building


Wednesday, Aug 22 – LPI Board Meeting @ 7am; PMC Board Meeting @ 6pm

Friday, Aug 24 – Lamar Eagles Shrimp Dinner Night @ 6pm


Saturday, Aug 25 – Plastic/E-Waste Recycling on North 2nd St; Lamar Eagles Steak Night


Sunday, Aug 26 – Full Moon



Monday, Aug 27 – Lamar City Council Meeting @ 7pm


Tuesday, Aug 28 – Lamar Utilities Board Meeting @ Noon; BoCC Meeting @ 1pm