“One for the Ranch” Exhibit Opening

Join GCHA for an exhibit opening and fundraiser this Saturday, February 8 at Cozens Ranch Museum in Fraser from 4-7 pm. John Henley’s fantastic artwork will be available for purchase during the month of February. In addition to 50% of the profits going to GCHA, all of John’s work is available at generously discounted prices.

John Henley is a nationally-recognized art metal sculptor and Granby local who uses reclaimed and recycled materials in his work. To learn more about the artist, visit johnhenleydesigns.com.

If you are planning on attending the opening reception, please email erica@grandcountyhistory.org or call (970) 726-5488 to RSVP.

EV Charging Stations in demand

Thinking about electric vehicle (EV) charging for your property? You can now do it for a fraction of the cost with Charge Ahead Colorado’s incentives. 

With this program: 

  • You can save up to $9K per Level 2 charger or up to $30K per DC Fast charger
  • Eligible properties include workplaces, apartment and condo communities, fleets, retail locations, government agencies, and more

With over 1,600 charging spots already installed in the state of Colorado, ChargePoint is a preferred charging network for local EV drivers. Your CO ChargePoint team is ready to help you benefit from this program and are committed to building strong relationships with participants and will support your project each step of the way. For more information, visit chargepoint.com.

PRC Fundraiser Banquet

The 16th annual Pregnancy Resource Connection fundraising banquet, featuring comedian Mike Williams, takes place at Young Life Crooked Creek Ranch on Sunday, February 16 at 5 pm. All are welcome to attend this free banquet and fundraiser, and childcare is available, pre-registration is required. To register, visit pregnancyresourceconnection.org or call (970) 887-3617. 

Uphill skiing at Granby Ranch

New this season, skiers earning their turns must have a special Uphill Ski pass and are only able to utilize certain runs. The pass is free and available at the ticket office located at the base. For more information, visit granbyranch.com.

3 Lakes Fishing Tournament Final stats

This year’s event brought in more than 1300 anglers – about 150 more participants than last year, and almost 800 people fished all 3 days of the tournament. According to registration data, anglers came from 13 states: Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico, Minnesota, Illinois, Montana, Michigan, Florida, Texas, California, Indiana, New Jersey, and Iowa.

A total of 691 fish were weighed during the three-day tournament, including one tagged fish caught on Friday.

The Granby Chamber is already planning for next year’s tournament. To learn more, visit granbychamber.com.

Volunteer Opportunity

The Headwaters Center is in need of volunteers for next Friday’s Brett Dennen concert, February 14 from 6-10 pm. If you are able to help out, email andrea@headwaterscenter.com.

Park-and-Ride Reminder

Riders on The Lift Transit buses are reminded that the only approved park-and-ride parking is located in the parking garage at Cooper Creek Square. People parking in other lots, including Safeway and the Murdoch’s Center, may be towed at their own expense. For more information, call dispatch at (970) 726-4163.

PRC Childbirth Prep Classes

Calling all parents to be with due dates in March, April, May, and early June….. PRC will be hosting Childbirth Preparation Classes on Saturday, Feb 15th, Saturday, Feb 22nd and Saturday, Feb 29th from 11 am to 2 pm. Classes will be held at the Pregnancy Resource Connection. Dress for comfort. The classes are FREE, pre-registration is required. Please call (970) 887-3617 to reserve your spot!

J1 Visa and Seasonal Employees Appreciation Night

As a Thank You from the Winter Park community, the Headwaters Center is putting on a social night just for you on Tuesday, February 25 from 6-8 pm! Join us for music, light refreshments, games, and raffle prizes. Cash bar will be available. Please bring your valid ID.

Employers! We are asking for your support in two ways for the J1 Visa & Seasonal Employee Appreciation Night:

First, we are happily providing the venue and staff, but greatly need your help with in-kind donations of food and beverage and/or raffle prizes. If any of your J1 Visa employees are a part of your culinary department, we would love for them to participate by preparing their local cuisine for the event.

Second, please invite and encourage each of your J1 visa and seasonal employees to attend the event. We would love your support in making this a “GRAND” event!

Learn more and RSVP: headwatersriverjourney.com.  Please contact Andrea Toy to donate at andrea@headwaterscenter.com.