September 2014 Issue

  • Parker Oktoberfest—Going Stronger and Getting Bigger!

    September 20, 11:00am-8:00pm September 21, 10:00am-5:00pm NE of Parker Road & Mainstreet at O’Brien Park Gate Fee: FREE entry for everyone! Free activities include watching music and dancing, free competitions including keg rolling, hot dog eating, pretzel eating, yodeling contest, pie eating, and bubble gum blowing, plus walking around the festival for other surprises and way… [Continue Reading]

    Parker Oktoberfest—Going Stronger and Getting Bigger!
  • 5 Costly College Planning Mistakes

    by Ryan Vaughn Navigating the college entrance process for parents with High School aged students has become more and more complex. This has created a greater need for help with College Planning and all of the steps involved. Many families need a personal coach who will provide an action-plan for each step in the college… [Continue Reading]

    5 Costly College Planning Mistakes
  • Fall Festival Run/Walk: The Divinity Dash

    The Ave Maria Fall Festival is September 6th and 7th, 2014 at Ave Maria Catholic Church in Parker. This family friendly community event gets kicked off on Saturday the 6th with the Divinity Dash Fun Run at 8:00 am with same day registration starting at 7:00 am. Later that day, the events start back up… [Continue Reading]

    Fall Festival Run/Walk: The Divinity Dash
  • Country Chic to Glam: A Fundraising Fashion Show

    A Fundraising Fashion Show Saturday, September 27, 2014 The PACE Center’s Renaissance Guild is hosting their 1st Annual Fashion Show Luncheon, entitled Country Chic to Glam, on Saturday, September 27th at the PACE Center. This inaugural fundraising event, emceed by Cheryl Preheim, will showcase three fun styles brought to you by Parker-area businesses. First, Cinderella… [Continue Reading]

    Country Chic to Glam: A Fundraising Fashion Show
  • BOOKENDS: Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris

    David Sedaris shares essays about his life in this humorous book. Using his funny stories, Sedaris takes readers through his life experiences. The author shares about his life in Paris and his attempt to learn to speak French, his family (especially his father), and many other areas in his life.  ***Warning*** This book contains adult… [Continue Reading]

    BOOKENDS: Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris

Also in this issue

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Parker Oktoberfest—Going Stronger and Getting Bigger!

September 20, 11:00am-8:00pm September 21, 10:00am-5:00pm NE of Parker Road & Mainstreet at O’Brien Park Gate Fee: FREE entry for everyone! Free activities include watching music and dancing, … [Read More...]

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5 Costly College Planning Mistakes

by Ryan Vaughn Navigating the college entrance process for parents with High School aged students has become more and more complex. This has created a greater need for help with College Planning and … [Read More...]

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Fall Festival Run/Walk: The Divinity Dash

The Ave Maria Fall Festival is September 6th and 7th, 2014 at Ave Maria Catholic Church in Parker. This family friendly community event gets kicked off on Saturday the 6th with the Divinity Dash Fun … [Read More...]

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Country Chic to Glam: A Fundraising Fashion Show

A Fundraising Fashion Show Saturday, September 27, 2014 The PACE Center’s Renaissance Guild is hosting their 1st Annual Fashion Show Luncheon, entitled Country Chic to Glam, on Saturday, September … [Read More...]

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BOOKENDS: Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris

David Sedaris shares essays about his life in this humorous book. Using his funny stories, Sedaris takes readers through his life experiences. The author shares about his life in Paris and his attempt … [Read More...]

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LOCAL AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT: Flight Risk by Duane L. Gentner

Edmund Floyd had always enjoyed local small airplane flying – when he could afford it. Now, the Great War in Europe was about to offer him all the flying he could handle. Using a bit of ingenuity, he … [Read More...]

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Military Friendly Medical School in Our Own Backyard

Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine (RVUCOM) located in Parker, Colo., has distinguished itself in numerous ways since it brought in its first class in 2008. One of its distinctions … [Read More...]

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For a Doggone Good Time, Visit Barker Days

Are you ready for the dog days of summer? Parker Parks and Recreation presents Barker Days 2014 with Murdoch’s Ranch & Home Supply on Saturday, Sept. 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at O’Brien Park, 10795 … [Read More...]

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A Personalized Approach to Cancer Care

Cancer is a disease of nuances. No two cancers are alike and no two patients are alike. That’s why earlier this year the medical oncologists at Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers in Aurora and Parker … [Read More...]

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Parker’s Newest Addition: Kneaders Bakery & Café

Kneaders is an award-winning bakery and café franchise that uses only the highest-quality ingredients to create freshly baked artisan breads, delicious sandwiches, homemade pastries, hearty soups and … [Read More...]