Upcoming Events

June 24 & 29: Cherokee Castle Public Tours
June 20 - 22: Art Afield Workshop for the Young Artist (Ages 6-8), Cherokee Ranch & Castle
June 20 - 22: Castle Arts (Summer Camp Ages 9-12), Cherokee Ranch & Castle
June 22: Larkspur Historical Society conducts Walking Back in Time - Larkspur
June 22: Roxborough Area Historic Society hosts An Insider’s Peek into Cherokee Castle
June 23: Lunch on the Terrace at Cherokee Castle
June 23: Lionel Young at the Cherokee Castle
June 24: High Noon Teas at Cherokee Castle
June 26: Into the Wild at Cherokee Ranch & Castle
June 27-29: Wildlife Learners Summer Camp at Cherokee Ranch & Castle (Ages 10-15)
June 28: Afternoon Tea at Cherokee Castle
June 30: Lunch on the Terrace at Cherokee Castle

For programs, concerts, teas and tours at Cherokee Castle, go to their the Castle website at http://cherokeeranch.org and check their Events page.

ALSO ..don't forget to check the Around the West to find events outside of Douglas County.

Douglas County Libraries Monthly Events

DCL Logo-ed Header Click on DC Libraries Events of the Month to see DCL's all programs of the month.

Historic Douglas County Coverlet

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Historic Douglas County, Inc. Mission:

The purpose of Historic Douglas County is to expand and enrich public awareness of Douglas County history through education and communication, and through support and coordination among local historical organizations and other related groups.


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Carousel Indian Pony Christmas Tree Ornament

Historic Douglas County Inc. offers a very special INDIAN PONY CHRISTMAS TREE ORNAMENT from the amazing Kit County Carousel Museum gift shop, Hoofbeats. This beautiful ornament is a one-of-a-kind specifically designed to celebrate the INDIAN PONY located on the amazing No. 6 carousel manufactured by the Philadelphia Toboggan Company (PTC) between 1904 and 1933. The Kit Carson County Carousel is a three-row, fully operational, antique carousel and is a menagerie-styled carousel (having other animals in addition to horses).

This magnificent ornament will is done in gold color and is detailed and highlighted with paints reflecting the coloring details of the INDIAN PONY on Carousel No. 6. This ornament is not only a stunning way to adorn your Christmas tree and celebrate the Christmas Season, it is a keepsake reminder of the superb early twentieth century carousels and a time that seemed somewhat easier and immensely enjoyable.

This ornament is the gift that can keep on giving year after year as well as an enticement and go see Carousel No. 6 and the splendid Carousel Museum in Burlington, Colorado …you’ll never forget it! Check out the Carousel and Museum at Kit County Carousel. By the way, this beautiful INDIAN PONY CHRISTMAS TREE ORNAMENT may also serve as that unique, special gift for which you have been looking for that special friend at Christmas time!

You can order this INDIAN PONY CHRISTMAS TREE ORNAMENT by following the instructions shown below. Each Christmas Tree Ornament ordered is $15 and includes handling and shipping.


Please click on Ornament and provide your Name, Address, City, State and Zip Code along with your Email Address and Telephone Number. Then, complete the PayPal information below.

1. Your PayPal payment will be cross-referenced with your email order before the ornament(s) is sent to you.
2. Shipment of your ornament(s) will not be made to a location outside of the continental United States.


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