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Back to School It has started...that time of year where all the families in the area start the scramble to find everything on the school supply list, hit the stores for new clothes to start the year … [Read More...]


SEARCHPARKERhistory The Pouppirt House The Pouppirt House was built in 1918 by William H. O’Brien, Ed Pouppirt’s brother-in-law. It was one of the first homes in the area to use acetylene gas for … [Read More...]

Olympic Dreams

Olympic Dreams Every four years a majority of the world gathers to cheer their country’s athletes as they represent in the Summer Olympics. Many of us have always been fascinated with the Olympics. … [Read More...]

Parker Arts Announces Its 2016-2017 Season Line-Up

Parker Arts Announces Its 2016-2017 Season Line-Up Parker Arts just announced their new season line-up featuring artists and performers from around town, across the nation and all over the world. … [Read More...]

5th Annual Parker Quest Is Coming!

5th Annual Parker Quest Is Coming! How well do you know Parker? Do you know that before Douglas County Libraries in Parker was moved to its current location in the former Crossroads Bowling Lanes, it … [Read More...]

It’s Time to Get Your Brew On!

It's Time to Get Your Brew On! at the Parker Brewfest August 20th INCLUDING LOCAL PARKER CRAFT BREWERS: Barnett and Son Brewing Elk Mountain Brewing Hall Brewing Are you a connoisseur of … [Read More...]

Art in the Park

Art in the Park August 26th & 27th  |  O’Brien Park  |  Downtown Parker Henry David Thoreau once said, “This world is but a canvas to our imagination.” Well, prepare to have your imagination … [Read More...]

Taste of Douglas County

Taste of Douglas County August 18, 2016  |  5-8pm  |  Douglas County Events Center The CenturyLink Taste of Douglas County, the largest premier food tasting event in Douglas County, will be held … [Read More...]

Community Invited to Chat with Community Development Staff at Quarterly Open Houses

Community Invited to Chat with Community Development Staff at Quarterly Open Houses To encourage community conversation, the Town of Parker Community Development Department is introducing quarterly … [Read More...]

Understanding Brain Integration Technique

Understanding Brain Integration Technique By Sue Preston  |  BIT Therapist  | Do you know anyone who daydreams excessively, has trouble reading or comprehending, cannot … [Read More...]

The Bookends

Relativity By Antonia Hayes Ethan is a brilliant young man with an intense interest in physics and astronomy. Although intelligent and mature, he struggles at connecting with his peers and is a bit … [Read More...]

Local Author Spotlight

MR. ELEPHANT’S RIO TOUR Written by Janie Dullard Illustrated by Dow Phumiruk Mr. Elephant is an unusual elephant. For one thing, he has a job – as a tour guide! Come along as Mr. Elephant guides … [Read More...]