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CSM’s Homecoming festivities continue today, with a women’s soccer game at 5, a volleyball game at 7,and a bonfire and pep rally at 8:30 in the Q lot.  Tomorrow morning, the Homecoming parade will go through the campus, down Illinois Street, starting a 9AM (see route).  The tailgate party starts at 10 in the Q Lot, followed by the Mines Vs. Azusa Pacific football game at noon.  Get the details….

The Golden Family of Churches Health Ministries and 9News are hosting a health fair tomorrow morning (Oct. 8th) from 8AM-12PM at Bell Middle School.   The fair offers low-cost blood work, flu shots, mist and pneumonia shots, along with many free services, including hearing and blood pressure checks.  You can register on-site or pre-register online. For more information and to register, please visit or call 303-698-3799.

In Plein Site

PLAN Jeffco has been hosting artists in several Jefferson County Open Space Parks this week, in a program called “In Plein Sight.”  They’ve saved the BEST location till last:  tomorrow, several artists will be painting along the Clear Creek trail here in Golden.  Plan to take a walk along the creek tomorrow to watch the artists work.  The artwork produced this week will be available for viewing and sale in the Golden Community Center on Saturday and Sunday from 9:30-4.


As you’re probably aware, the Great American Beer Festival is happening in Denver this weekend.  Our gluten-free craft brewery, Holidaily, is excited because they have several beers entered into competition.  To celebrate, they’re offering special hours and a special deal in their Golden tasting room this weekend.  They’re open from 11AM-10PM today and Saturday, and 11AM-9PM on Sunday.  Here’s the best part:  Buy One Pint, Get One Pint Free ALL WEEKEND.

Colorado Haunted History is offering a Murder, Mayhem, and Madness tour tonight at 7:30, leaving from the Golden Visitors Center.  If you’ve never taken this tour, you should.