Saturday, July 20, 5-9 p.m. – Belmar Street Fest

Join us on Saturday, July 20th as we take over Teller Street with our monthly concert series. Enjoy live music, food trucks, bars, a hip market featuring cool local vendors, and more.Downtown Lakewood Street Fest July 20

Tuesday, July 23 – Norah Jones

Red Rocks.  Singer-songwriter who has sold over 50 million albums.

Wednesday, July 24 – Ward 5 Meeting  6:00-7:30 p.m.

at Carmody Recreation Center Classroom B, 2200 S. Kipling St. Meet and talk with our City Council Representatives Jacob LaBure and Paula Nystrom. This in-person meeting will have Lakewood Police Department staff present to discuss public safety. Please note the different than usual location.  Subscribe to Ward 5 Meeting Reminder

Knife cartoon character hi-res stock photography and images - AlamyWednesday, July 31, 6:00 – 9:30 pm – Culinary Knife Skills Class 

Learn the different uses for different knives and how to use them safely.  Why is there a 6 inch and a 10 inch chef’s knife?  You will learn to disassemble a whole chicken along with a variety of vegetable cuts.  Cook St. Cooking School, 43 W. 9th Ave., Denver.

Thursday, August 1, 11:30 – Neighborhood Luncheon

at Culver’s, S. Wadsworth Blvd (2035 S Webster St., Lakewood). RSVP: Judy Whitten 303-986-7157 or [email protected]. Winner of the Raffle will win $10.00

Thursday, August 8, 7:00 PM – Southern Gables Book Club

The Southern Gables Book Club is meeting soon!  We will be meeting at Carolyn Wolfrum’s  home at 8823 W. Warren Drive on Thursday, June 20 at 7:00 PM.  Let your neighbors know!  If you would like to bring your Significant Others, it would be wonderful to have them too!  We will see you there!

Friday August 23, 5:00 – 8:00 PM – Neighborhood Night Out

at Green Gables Elementary School. . Music and treats, an exciting free raffle, games and displays all make a background for visiting with old friends and meeting new ones.

July 24 – August 25 – Wicked

Buell Theater. What would the world of Oz be like if you were the Wicked Witch? Wicked? Wicked is the old story in a musical with a different twist. USA Today calls it “a complete triumph! An original musical that will make you laugh, cry, and think.” Family-friendly. July 24 – August 25.

Thursday September 5, 11:30  – Pizza Luncheon in the Park

The September monthly luncheon will be held at Kendrick Lake Park, at the picnic shelter on the Jewell side of the lake. (We’ve had this event in May for the last several years but this change is in hopes of having better weather. The weather in May has been cold and windy every time.) Pizza and drinks $5 cash or Venmo, pay at the park. RSVP to Judy Whitten, 303-986-7157 or [email protected].

Friday September 13-14, Greensky Bluegrass

Red Rocks.  Featuring arguably the best bluegrass band on tour.  Bringing fresh elements to the genre and quality vocals coupled with exploratory improvisation.

Friday September 13, 7:00 – 10:00 am, Cops that Cook Pancake Fundraiser

Stop by for pancakes prepared by City of Lakewood Police Agents! Proceeds benefit the Shop with a Cop Program.  Clements Community Center, 1580 Yarrow Street, Lakewood, CO, 80214.  Tickets on sale July 15.cops that cook

Saturday/Sunday September 21-22, 7:30 PM, 2:30 PM respectively Colorado Symphony Presents: The Empire Strikes Back

Who doesn’t love Star Wars!  Visualize AT ATs in your head as John Williams’ wonderful score washes over you.  Epic!  Boettcher Concert Hall.

Thursday, October 3, 11:30 a.m. – Neighborhood Luncheon

Location TBD.

Saturday & Sunday, October 5, 6 – Cider Days

A lively mix of performances, activities and tasty harvest treats, the annual Cider Days festival offers fun and excitement for the entire family!  Very good snowball last year sure to be repeated!  Includes tractor pulls and children’s activities, along with apple everything–pressing, cider, and goodies.  Maze





November 16-25, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Leaf Dropoff 

Leaf Collection is BACK!  Same spot as last year — Lakewood Greenhouse, 9556 W. Yale Ave. Staff will be available to assist residents on Saturday Nov. 16 and 23 only.  It’s super quick and easy!!  Right around the corner!  Leaf Cartoon Images - Free Download on Freepik

Every Monday, October 21 – December 2 (excl. 11/11), 1-4 p.m. Landscapes in Watercolor

Traverse landscapes and capture them in watercolor!  Develop sketches to guide paintings then plenty of painting.  Includes demonstration and critique.  At Washington Heights Art Center WHAC Multipurpose Room.