Just in time for Halloween, Day of the Dead, and All Saints Day, Lyons resident Junior Burke will read excerpts and sign copies of his new book “A Thousand Eyes.” A book that could be considered in horror genre, “A Thousand Eyes” tells the story of Lynton, a small Colorado town of 2000 people nestled at the confluence of

 

 

Have you ever pondered why you can't seem to remember your anniversary or the password to your online Banking account, but your brain seems to store so much other random and somewhat useless information? Have you wondered what benefit all these archaic factoids are good for? Well, you can put all that collected/neglected information to good use, and for a good cause too, as the Friends of the Library, and everyone's favorite “Master of the Obscure,” Ian Phillips will be hosting their second “Trivia Night” on Tuesday, October 16, at Pizza Bar 66.

 


The City of Boulder recognizes October as Conflict Resolution Month as part of an effort to support peaceful means of resolving conflict. The city’s Mediation Service, in partnership with the Boulder District Attorney’s Restorative Diversion Program, is offering events and activities for the community focused on the principles and practice of conflict resolution.

 

ANSWER: Trivia Night at Pizza Bar 66 with Friends of Lyons Regional Library!

Everyone is invited to Trivia Night!  Play for glory with your neighbors, get a clue with your Book Club or come solo and join a team.  Lyons’ own trivia guru, Ian Phillips, will once again host the evening meaning that FUN is guaranteed. And, yes, there are team prizes! On Tuesday October

 

Lyons Community Church has an exciting opportunity coming up on Sunday, March 18, from 4 to 6 p.m! They will be kicking off a new multi-generational worship experience that is open to people of all ages throughout the Lyons community called Messy Church (now doesn't that sound intriguing).

There will be a time for crafts, a time for music, a time for celebration, and a time for food (who doesn't love FREE food)!

 


By LaVern Johnson
Several people attended the Flood Commemoration event at the Lyons Redstone Museum on Wednesday evening, September 12, in memory of the fifth anniversary of the 2013 flood. They viewed the updated Flood of 2013, Disaster to Recovery display, listened to attendees' flood stories, and watched the video Understanding the Fundamentals Colorado’s Epic Flood of 2013, which focused on Lyons. It was hard listening to the trauma that each one went through starting on September 11, 2013 five years ago.

Others in attendance at the museum, but who did not live here during the flood and moved here afterwards and were interested in knowing about the flood and what it had taken for the town to recover. They all wished those flooded could come back; maybe there is hope.

JERRY JOHNSON - Coming home from working at Bull Durham Casino in Black Hawk, he got to the Airport Road traffic light on Highway 93, and could go no further, but no one knew why. They waited several hours; finally, a patrolman came and told them the trouble, “flood water.” He had to drive to Interstate 25, and across Highway 66,

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