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Community Calendar


FEBRUARY 2020 Prowers County Events


Saturday, Feb 1             American Heart Month


Sunday, Feb 2               Groundhog Day; 54th Super Bowl from Miami; Lamar Elks S.B. Potluck Party @ 3:30pm


Monday, Feb 3              Lamar Noon Warning Siren Test


Wednesday, Feb 5         Lamar City Council Breakfast @ LCC Cafeteria @ 7am; Holly Commercial Club @ Noon; Free Legal Self-Help Clinic, 2-5pm @ Lamar Library; Holly Trustees Meeting @ 7pm


Friday, Feb 7                   Lamar Elks Chicken Fried Steak Night


Thursday, Feb 6            18th Annual Snow Goose Festival through the 9th


Saturday, Feb 8             Parks and Rec Sweetheart Stroll; Plastic and E-Waste Recycling, 10-12pm


Sunday, Feb 9               National Pizza Day; Full Moon


Monday, Feb 10            The Lamar Merchants are hosting a light dinner at Brew Unto Others at 5:20pm with guest speaker Cheryl Sanchez to talk about Setting Business Goals for 2020.  Please RSVP at 336-1331 or at ; Lamar City Council Meeting @ 7pm


Tuesday, Feb 11             Commodity Distribution @ SOS Center @ 8am; Lamar Utilities Board @ Noon; BoCC Meeting @ 1pm


Wednesday, Feb 12       Lincoln’s Birthday; Prowers County Planning Commission Meeting @ 8am @ County Annex; Granada Trustees @ 6:30pm


Friday, Feb 14               Valentine’s Day; Lamar Elks Prime Rib Dinner; Lamar Eagles Valentine Dinner


Saturday, Feb 15           Rocky Mountain Elks Foundation Banquet @ Lamar Elks


Monday, Feb 17             President’s Day – Prowers County Offices and Courts Closed – The Welcome Home Child and Family Development Center will remain open that day; Lamar City Offices Closed


Tuesday, Feb 18             Lamar Blood Drive @ Lamar Christian Church, 11:30-4:30pm, Call 336-5550 for Appt;  BoCC Meeting @ 1pm; Lodging Panel Meeting @ 4pm @ Lamar Chamber; Prowers County Conservation District Annual @ Fairgrounds with Ag Commissioner, Kate Greenburg @ 6pm


Wednesday, Feb 19       Annual Lamar FFA Appreciation Dinner/Member Auction, 6pm, Lamar High School Commons Area


Thursday, Feb 20          Lamar Chamber Board Meeting @ 7am


Friday, Feb 21                 Free Child Find Health Screenings from 2-6pm at Lamar Community Building.  Call 336-2022 for Appointment.  Enjoy Free Pizza!; Lamar Elks Pork Chop Dinner Night; Lamar Eagles Shrimp Dinner Night


Saturday, Feb 22           Washington’s Birthday; Lamar Parks and Rec-Youth Wrestling; Lamar Free Dump Weekend, 8:30-3:30pm


Sunday, Feb 23             Lamar Elks Belgium Waffle Brunch @ 9am to Noon; Lamar Free Dump Weekend, 12:30-3:30pm


Monday, Feb 24             Lamar City Council Meeting


Tuesday, Feb 25             LUB Meeting @ Noon; BoCC Meeting @ 1pm; Annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper at First Presbyterian Church, 1110 South 6th Street, from 5pm to 7pm.


Wednesday, Feb 26       Ash Wednesday; LPI Board Meeting @ 7am @ LCB; PMC Board Meeting @ 6pm;  9:30 a.m.-12 p.m., Social Security Q&A. Library.


Thursday, Feb 27          ARPA Webinar Monthly Meeting @ 9am


Friday, Feb 28               National Chili Day; Lamar Elks Shrimp Efouffee Dinner-Chicken/Sausage Gumbo


Saturday, Feb 29           Leap Year Day; Lamar Eagles Steak Night


MARCH 2020 Prowers County Activities


Monday, March 2             Lamar Noon Siren Test


Tuesday, March 3             Presidential Primary Ballots Deadline


Wednesday, March 4      Lamar City Council Breakfast from 7am to 8am @Hickory House; Holly Commercial Club @ Noon; Free Legal Self-Help Clinic @ Lamar Library from 2pm to 5pm; Holly Trustees Monthly Meeting @ 7pm


Thursday, March 5           Lamar Area Hospice Grief Support Adult Group @ 6pm


Friday, March 6                 Benefit Dinner, 5pm @ Lamar Eagles for Wendy Bellamy


Saturday, March 7            Annual Rick Crabtree Gun Show/Sale at Lamar Elks, 8am to 5pm and 8-3 on Sunday


Sunday, March 8               Daylight Savings Time Begins @ 2am


Monday, March 9             Lamar City Council Meeting @ 7pm; Full Moon


Tuesday, March 10           Prowers County Commodities Distribution @ 8am, SOS Center; Lamar Utilities Board @ Noon; BoCC Meeting @ 1pm


Wednesday, March 11   Social Security Info Webcam @ Lamar Library, 9:30am to Noon (First Come-First Served); Granada Trustees Meeting @ 6:30pm


Friday, March 13               Lamar Elks Steak Night; Lamar Eagles Shrimp Night


Saturday, March 14         Lamar Rec St Patty’s Day Run; E-Waste & Plastic Recycle, 10am to 1pm @ North 2nd Street


Monday, March 16           PEP Monthly Board Meeting @ Noon @ 223 South Main Street


Tuesday, March 17           St. Patrick’s Day; BoCC Meeting @ 1pm; Prowers Lodging Tax Panel Meeting, 4pm @ Lamar Chamber


Thursday, March 19         Spring Begins; Lamar Chamber Board Meeting @ 7am


Saturday, March 21         Annual Merrill Brush Wrestling Tournament @ LCB


Monday, March 23           National Puppy Day; Lamar City Council Meeting @ 7pm


Tuesday, March 24           National AG Day; Lamar Utilities Board Meeting @ Noon


Wednesday, March 25   LPI Board Meeting, 7am @ LCB; Social Security Info Webcam @ Lamar Library, 9:30am to Noon (First Come-First Served); Lamar Chamber Academic Awards Banquet; PMC Board Meeting @ 6pm


Thursday, March 26         ARPA Monthly Meeting Webinar @ 10am; BoCC Meeting @ 1pm; PEP Annual Meeting @ 5:30pm; Denim and Lace Dance Review @ LCB through 28th


Friday, March 27               Lamar Area Hospice Children’s Grief Groups, call 336-2100 for details


Saturday, March 28         Annual Girls in the Middle @ LCC; Lamar Eagles Steak Night; Lamar Free Dump Weekend, 8:30am to 3:30pm; E-Waste & Plastic Recycle, 10am to 1pm @ North 2nd Street



Sunday, March 29            National Vietnam Veteran’s Day; Annual Dust Bowl Run @ 6:30am; Free Dump Sunday, 12:30 to 3:30pm; Sultans of String, LHS Concert @ 2pm