Thrift and celebration this weekend

Don’t forget tonight’s lecture at the Golden History Center, about the kidnapping and murder of Adolph Coors III.  Get the details….

A Kids Clothes Swap will take place this weekend at Hillside Community Church, 103 N. Ford St.  Drop off your contributions on Friday night, from 5-8PM, and find some new stuff for your family on Saturday morning, from 9AM-noon.  Please consider bringing the following:
– gently used kids clothing 0-16/xl
– children’s books & chapter books
– maternity clothes and accessories
– other baby items (bath, nursing, sleep)
Learn more….

The semi-annual Beautiful Junk Sale is happening this weekend at the Jeffco Fairgrounds, 15200 W. 6th Ave.  Explore 10,500 square feet of jewelry, collectibles, vintage odds & ends, housewares, sporting goods, kitchen gadgets, and more, all at bargain prices.  General admission is $4.  Bring 2 or more non-perishable food donations and receive $1 off admission.  Hours are 8:30AM-7PM Friday, and 8AM-4PM on Saturday.  All proceeds from this event benefit The Action Center, which benefits families and individuals in need.  Learn more….

The School of Mines is celebrating E-Days this weekend.  This year’s theme is Around the World in EightE Days.  The fireworks will happen on Saturday night.  See the full array of events on the Mines website.

Mines’ Army ROTC is celebrating 100 years, and to commemorate the event, you can expect to see three helicoptors arriving at the campus at about noon tomorrow (Friday)–Chinook, Apache, and Blackhawk.  Learn more….