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COMMUNITYCALENDAR Send your calendar items regarding non-profit organizations only to by Monday at noon. Monday, July 22 Berthoud Parents As Teachers will meet on July 22 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. for our monthly Group Connections. Carol Brewer, local scientist, will lead us in a parent/child activity “Exploring Nature with Young Children.” Meet us at 9:30 a.m. in the southwest corner of the Turner Middle School parking lot by the gym and we will walk to a nearby farm next to Waggener Park. All Berthoud families with preschoolers ages birth-five are welcome to join us. More information at 970-215-0305 or e-mail rhonda@ Website: http:// “Tiny Trekkers.” Join Larimer County Naturalists for a special program designed for your toddler and you. This program at Devil’s Backbone Open Space, located just west of Loveland, off of Highway 34, will be a morning filled with crafts, stories and fun facts. A parent or guardian must accompany the child for this hour-long program. After the program, feel free to explore the open space with your child. Program is free. No registration required. 10 a.m. Friday, July 26 “Take it outside with your commissioner.” Hike at Devil’s Backbone Open Space with Commissioner Tom Donnelly

CLASSIFIEDS $3 per line - per week Custom + $2 LEGAL NOTICES $8 per column inch - 1st week $7.50 per column inch for each additional week Deadline to place a classified ad or legal notice is Monday at 3 p.m.for each Thursday edition. Send to or call 970.532.2252. FOR SALE Outdoor market at Front Range Flea Market, 1201 S. Sunset in Longmont. Saturday, July 20 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Free admission. Selling Southwest items, refurbished garden items and much more. Hope to see you there! Red Haworth farm for sale by owner. 35-75 acres. 970-532-2379 HELP WANTED

Drivers: Local, Shuttle, OTR. Great benefits! 401k w/match. Vacation/holiday pay. Haul food grade products. CDL-A, 1 yr. experience, Good driving record. 800-936-6770 x144 or x112 or LANDSCAPE & MAINTENANCE L&M Enterprises, Inc, has exciting job opportunities in our Landscape and Maintenance division.L&M Enterprises, Inc. established itself in the Landscape Maintenance business in 1975. Since, we have been providing landscape services statewide and all along the Front Range. We have established and maintained long-term accounts statewide. L&M Enterprises, Inc. specializes in providing full service grounds maintenance for shopping centers, banking establishments, health care facilities, private corporations and various parks and open space governmental agencies. We provide weekly lawn maintenance, mowing, edging and trimming services, along with irrigation repair and maintenance, turf fertilization, aeration and weed control.Please fill out an application at 735 E. Hwy. 56, Berthoud or e-mail your resume to or fax 303-442-2231. SERVICES PT custodial work wanted. 12 yrs exp. at elem. school. 412-0642 or 214-4316 Exp. piano teacher, have openings for students. 214-4316 Merry’s Home Child care has openings for all ages. 970-409-8807.

and Open Lands Program Manager Kerri Rollins. This informal opportunity to visit with an elected official will give you the chance to ask anything you’d like about the county in a spectacular outdoor setting. Come on out and get to know Tom and Kerri. Hike rating: easy. Please bring water for the trail and dress appropriately for the weather. Approximately two-hour program. Program is free, but registration is required. Please go to NRregistration to sign up. 8:30 a.m. Saturday, July 27 “Messages in stone at Devil’s Backbone.” Take a short hike with Naturalist Ed through millions of years of geologic history visible in and near Devils Backbone Open Space, located just west of Loveland off Highway 34. Learn key geologic ideas and how they help reveal the stories in the rocks of this prominent landmark. The hike will be about 90 minutes and about one mile in length. Hike rating: easy. Meet at the shelter on the south side of the parking lot. Program is free, but registration is required. 10 a.m. Please go to to sign up. Direct all questions to Heather at 970-679-4489. To learn more about Larimer County’s parks and open spaces, visit our website at Tuesday, July 30 Please join us for a celebration and house blessing of the fifth Habitat for Humanity home on Tuesday, July 30 at 7 p.m., 1700 N. Fourth St., Berthoud. Thank you for your support of Berthoud Habitat for Humanity. Please contact Meghan at 970-690-0865 with questions. Announcements House of Neighborly Service still needs food of all kinds, especially breakfast cereal and peanut butter. Urgent need for paper products. Berthoud United Methodist Church and First Presbyterian Church vacation Bible School is for everyone kindergarten through fifth grade. The fun begins Monday, July 22 and continues through Friday, July 26. Sessions run from 1 - 4 p.m. each day. The church is located at 820 Ninth St. (corner of Ninth Street and Lake Avenue) in Berthoud. Each day offers a new Bible story to explore through loads of fun activities. For more information or to register for VBS, call 970-532-2142. Larimer County Extension Food Preservation and Preparation Workshops — Canning Jams, Jellies and Fruit Preserves: Love the flavors of summer fruits? Learn how you can enjoy the delightful, fresh-picked taste all year long by making jams, jellies, preserves, marmalades, conserves and butters. The workshop will cover the basics of water bath canning to ensure safe preservation. This hands-on workshop includes a jar of jam to take home. Fee $25, Thursday, July 18, 6–8:30 p.m. The Art and Science of Drying Foods: Drying is one of the oldest forms of food preservation. Learn basic methods of drying fruits, vegetables, herbs, leathers and jerkies. Get ideas for using dehydrated foods. Taste testing included. Fee: $20, Wednesday, July 24, 6–8 p.m. Preserving tomatoes: Learn how to safely preserve tomatoes to enjoy all year long. This workshop provides an overview of all three methods of preserving tomatoes: canning, freezing and dehydrating. Fee: $20, Wednesday, August 14, 6–8 p.m. Viva Salsa: Salsa is one of the most popular condiments in America. Learn how to prepare and water bath can salsa using a recipe that has been tested and is safe for home canning. Fee: $20, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 6–8:30 p.m.


Pre-registration is required for workshops and space is limited. Register online at or call Edie McSherry at 498-6008. The complete summer workshop schedule is available at All workshops held at Larimer County Extension Office, 1525 Blue Spruce Dr., Fort Collins. Save the date — 1st Annual Berthoud Open golf tournament will be held on Friday, Sept. 13 at Highland Meadows Golf Course in Windsor. The tournament is sponsored by the Berthoud Area Chamber of Commerce and a college scholarship will be awarded to a Berthoud High School student. The tournament is open to everyone. Thompson Early Childhood Program is now accepting applications for tuition-paying and Colorado preschool students. There will be a limited number of slots available in the Berthoud area. Children will need to turn either three or four years of age by Oct. 1. Call 613-5052 or 613-5761 for more information or to receive an application. You can also go to the district website at, go to Schools>Early Childhood to complete the application. BHS woodworking classes are looking for any unwanted hardwood or softwood boards for student projects. We can also use Corian countertop pieces of various sizes. Please contact Robb Sommerfeld at 970-613-7719 or Robert. Have ideas on what would make students more successful with math or reading and writing? Be part of a subcommittee by posting at http://tsdvoices. Contact: Liz.Rayment@ You got a problem with chemistry? There is help. Free tutoring services are provided every Tuesday from 6:30 – 8 p.m in room 141. This is an open, informal environment for all AP Chemistry and Chemistry II students. This is a volunteer service provided by a chemist with 20+ years professional experience. Visit the McCarty-Fickel Home historic house museum at 645 Seventh St. in Berthoud. Operated by the Berthoud Historical Society. Tours by appointment. Call 970-532-1916 in advance to arrange a tour. Scheduled Meetings AARP meets on the second Wednesday of each month at the Lions Depot on Third Steet at 5 p.m. for a covered-dish supper. Please bring something to share with everyone. For more information, please contact Curtis Wilson at 532-2638. Alcoholics Anonymous meets at the Berthoud Lions Club every Monday and Friday nights from 8 to 9 p.m. Anyone desiring to quit drinking is welcome. There are no dues or fees. For more information, please call 532-4653. A Balance and Fall Prevention Class is being held weekly. It’s free. Drop-ins are welcome to attend. Classes are held at the Berthoud Area Community Center every Tuesday from 9 -9:45 a.m. Please call 970-532-2730 for more information. Berthoud Area Transportation Service (BATS) is available for Berthoud residents on a demand-response basis, which means that BATS will pick you up at your home and take you to your destination in Berthoud, Loveland or Longmont. Call 532-3049 to make a reservation or for more information. Service is available Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Berthoud Fire Protection District board meets on the third Tuesday of every month at the Berthoud Area Community Center, 248 Welch Ave. Agendas are available two days prior to the meetings by calling 532-2264. All meetings are open to the public. Berthoud Library board meets on the first Thursday of every month in the

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library community room at 7 p.m. Berthoud Lions Club meets on the first and third Thursday nights at 6:30 p.m. They meet at the Lions Depot at Third and Massachusetts. The depot is available for rent, contact Sam Waldo at 532-2001. For more information about the Lions Club call Bob Talley at 5322228. The Lions are available to loan out supplies for handicapped or disabled people. Contact Curtis Wilson at 5322638. Berthoud Parents As Teachers is a free service for all families living in Berthoud who are expecting a child or with children ages birth to five. It includes personalized visits/parent education, group meetings and developmental screenings. Bilingual services available. Contact Rhonda Richer at 970-215-0305 or http:// Berthoud TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets every Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. at the Lions Club depot. Call Joan for information at 667-4206. The Berthoud Transportation Advisory Committee meets quarterly at 8 a.m. at town hall. For information call 532-2643. Celebrate Recovery — 12-step program for anyone with hurts, habits or hang-ups. Wednesdays 5:30 - 9 p.m. at 250 Mountain Ave., Berthoud. Call 5329886 during office hours. Call for more information 532-9886. First Presbyterian Church adult bible study, every Sunday at 8:30 a.m. Facilitated by Rev. Jerry Groves. Eighth Steet and Massachusetts Avenue. Everyone welcome. Friends of the Library board meets in the library community room at 3 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month. Historic Preservation Advisory Committee meets monthly on the fourth Tuesday at 5 p.m. in the Town of Berthoud offices board room. For information call 970-581-4603. Job’s Daughters Bethel #37 meets on the first and third Friday of each month at 7:15 p.m. at the Longmont Masonic Building, 312 Main St. The organization is open to girls between the ages of 10 and 20 who are interested in selfimprovement and service to community. For details contact Megan Fritts 970-2139050. All girls are welcome. Justin Bauer Memorial Post #67 of the American Legion meets on the second Thursday of each month at the Berthoud Area Community Center, 7 p.m. Contact Paul Talafuse for more information, 532-4498. Larimer County Commissioner Tom Donnelly is in Berthoud the fourth Wednesday of every month at the Lighthouse Cafe at 8:30 a.m. The Larimer County Republican office is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sign up to volunteer and help with voter registration, set up and staff booths at events, walk in the parades, make phone calls, assist in your precinct and many other activities. 4020

Get involved in your community The Town of Berthoud has openings on the following volunteer committees and planning commission: Liquor and medical marijuana licensing authority: One opening, term expires Aug. 31, 2016. Must be filled by in-town resident. Meetings are typically held once a month as needed. Planning commission: three openings, two terms expires Aug. 31. 2016 and one term expires Aug. 31, 2015. Must be an in-town resident. Meetings are held the second and fourth Thursday evenings of the month, as needed. Tree advisory committee: Five openings, two terms expire Aug. 31, 2016 and three terms expire Aug. 31, 2015. May be filled by at least three

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Moving out of state so most of it has to go. Oak dining set, futon, dressers, psychiatric couch, household items and much more. Saturday, July 20, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.. 545 E. 11th St. in downtown Loveland. S. College Ave., Unit 11 in Fort Collins. 970-224-2577 or Larimer County Open Lands — All meetings will be held on the fourth Thursday of each month with the exception of November and December at 500 E. Third St. in Loveland. Meeting time is from 5 – 8 p.m. Please call 679-4534 if you need more information. Larimer County Planning Commission meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Hearing Room, 200 W. Oak St., first floor, Fort Collins. Little Thompson Water District Board of Directors meeting dates and agendas are posted on their website at, The district office is at 835 E. Highway 56, Berthoud. Longs Peak Networking meets every Tuesday at 9 a.m. with the goal of assisting with your job search or overall career development. Life Bridge Church, west on Highway 66 from the intersection of Highway 287 (Main St.), Longmont. Main entrance on west side. Moms in Touch is currently meeting to pray for our school-aged students, teachers, staff and schools each Wednesday from 9-10 a.m. We would love to have you join us at Grace Place (upstairs). Any questions, contact Kim Land at 532-9886. MOPS group is meeting at Berthoud Family Church located at 39820 Nations Way, just west of town on 56 to the curve, then it is to the east of the Carter Lake turn-off on County Road 23. The group meets the first and third Friday of each month at 9:30 a.m. Parks and Open Space Advisory Committee regular meetings every fourth Wednesday at town hall - 6:30 p.m. Planning Commission meets on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month at 7 p.m. at town hall. Reminisce meets on the first and third Mondays of each month at 11 a.m. in the Berthoud Area Community Center. Seniors and Law Enforcement Together (SALT) meets the third Thursday of each month at 10 a.m. in the Berthoud Area Community Center. Tree Advisory Committee meets on the third Monday of each month at town hall at 5:30 p.m. Utility Advisory Committee meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. at town hall.

in-town or no more than two out-oftown residents. Meetings are typically held the third Monday evening of the month. Historic preservation advisory committee: Five openings, two terms expire Aug. 31, 2016, two terms expire Aug. 31, 2015 and one term expires Aug. 31, 2014. May be filled by at least three in-town and no more than two out-of-town residents. Meetings are typically held the third Monday evening of the month. Applications for volunteer committees and planning commission are available online at and at town hall. Resolution 4-11 explaining volunteer committees and planning commission is also available online and at town hall. Submit completed application to: Town Clerk, PO Box 1229, Berthoud, CO 80513, 970-532-2643 or e-mail to mcowdin@

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