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Community Calendar

August 2019 Prowers County Activities



Thursday, August 1 – PEP Board Meeting @ 4pm at LCC; Anti-Bullying Event @ 7pm @ LCB sponsored by Mayhem Athletics and LPD


Saturday, Aug 3 – Activities Begin for Sand and Sage Fair @ Fairgrounds, 8pm Concert; Holly Hock-It Day;  Back to School Bash (Free Supplies for K-8th grade), 9:00am-2:00pm, Living Covenant Fellowship


Monday, Aug 5 – Lamar Noon Siren Test; Free Entrance to All Colorado State Parks Today


Wednesday, Aug 7 – Lamar City Council Informal Breakfast, 7-8am @ Pilot Truck Stop; Free Legal Clinic at Lamar Library, 2-5pm; Holly Commercial Club at Noon; Holly Trustees Meeting, 7pm @ Depot


Thursday, Aug 8- 9/11 Tribute Committee Meeting, Noon @ LCB; BoCC Meeting @ 1pm; 12-1pm, New Teacher Reception @ Lamar Chamber of Commerce; Farewell Event for City Administrator, John Sutherland, 4-6pm at Cultural Events Center; Lamar Fall Sports Meeting, 6:30 p.m. at the Lamar Middle School Gym;


Friday, Aug 9 – NO Lamar Elks Steak Night


Saturday, Aug 10 – Sand and Sage Parade @ 10am; Plastic & E-Waste Recycling, 10:00am-1:00pm, Lamar Public Works- 103 N. 2nd St.; 2021 JR Prom Fundraiser Two Person-Cornhole Team Tournament @ 4pm @ Fairgrounds-Call 688-6383; Aug. 10, Library Closed


Sunday, Aug 11 – Lamar Municipal Pool Closes, Last Day to Swim


Monday, Aug 12 – Lamar First Day of School, 7-12th Grades; Lamar City Council Meeting @ 7pm; Free Dog Day @ Lamar Pool (tentative)


Tuesday, Aug 13 – County Commodities Distribution, SOS Center @ 8am; LUB Meeting @ Noon;


Wednesday, Aug 14 – Lamar First Day of School K-6th Grades; City of Lamar Historic Preservation Board Meeting, Wednesday, August 14 at 7:00am at the Community Building; Granada Trustees Meeting @ 6:30pm @ Complex


Thursday, Aug 15 – Full Moon, Lamar Chamber Board Meeting, 7-8am


Friday, Aug 16 – Downtown Custom Classic Car Show through Saturday


Saturday, Aug 17 – National Aviation Day; Tin Man Triathlon @ Willow Creek Park; Humans ONLY, Free Dog Training Workshop @ LCB @ 2pm, hosted by Dumb Friends League; Lamar Eagles Lodge, Chicken Fried Steak Night


Monday, Aug 19 – Family Resource Center Discussion, Brew Unto Others, 1:30-3pm


Tuesday, Aug 20 – BoCC Meeting @ 1pm; Lodging Tax Panel, 4pm @ Lamar Chamber


Wednesday, Aug 21 –  First Day of School for MHDC Preschool


Thursday, Aug 22 – Cardiovascular Health Screening, 8:30 to 11:50am, County Annex-336-8721

Friday, Aug 23 – Lamar Elks Lodge Mexican Buffet at 6:30pm; Lamar Eagles Lodge Shrimp Night

Sat/Sun Aug 24-25 – Free Weekend at Lamar Dump & Transfer Station, Angel Open Golf Tournament on Aug 24th; Plastic & E-Waste Recycling, 10:00am-1:00pm, Lamar Public Works- 103 N. 2nd St.; Community Shred Day/Free BBQ Lunch, 11:00am-1:00pm, Peoples Credit Union


Monday, Aug 26 – Lamar City Council Meeting @ 7pm


Tuesday, Aug 27 – LUB Meeting @ Noon


Wednesday, Aug 28 – LPI Board Meeting @ 7am @ LCB; PMC Board Meeting @ 6pm; Lamar VA Clinic Free Health Fair, 9am to 2pm

Thursday, Aug 29 – 10am ARPA Board Meeting in Holly

Friday, Aug 30 – Lamar Elks Lodge Chicken Fried Steak Dinner @ 6:30pm


Saturday, Aug 31 – No Eagles Steak Night Until September