Upcoming Events

August 17: Highlands Ranch Historical Society's Downtown Aquarium RTD Tour
August 19: Cherokee Ranch Hike - Backcountry
August 19: Douglas County Open Space at Prairie Canyon Ranch
August 19: Roxborough Kiln Fundraiser
August 20: Sunday Blues Series #3: Jack Hadley LIVE at Cherokee Castle
August 21: Highlands Ranch Historical Society's Writing for Pleasure ...for Profit
August 23: Cherokee Ranch and Castle sponsors Arts Afield - Ranch Headquarters
August 24: Highlands Ranch Historical Society hosts Hammond Candy Factory RTD Tour
August 26: Louviers Clubhouse - 100 Years Anniversary Celebration
August 26: Cherokee Ranch Geology Hike
August 26: Walking Tour of Downtown Castle Rock
August 27: Cherokee Ranch Geology Hike

August Cherokee Castle
Recurring Events

...August 10, 17, 19, 24, 25 & 31: Public Tours of Cherokee Castle
...August 4, 11 & 18: Lunch on the Terrance
...August 2 & 16: Afternoon Tea
...August 19: High Noon Tea
...August 13 & 27: Sunday Brunch



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.

2018 HISTORIC CALENDAR

The HDC 2018 Book-calendar was released on August 3rdStrife and Success is the third in the series of Telling the History of Douglas County. The 2018 Book-calendar provides insight to the about Douglas County during the first three decades of the twentieth cent, 1900 - 1930. Learn more about the 2018 Book-calendar and how to obtain one at 2018 Book-Calendar.

Historic Douglas County Coverlet

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Douglas County Libraries Monthly Events

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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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Douglas County Libraries History Research Center Event

DC Where Do You Think You AreYou’ve been waiting for this!  This is a great opportunity to learn about the town and Douglas County community in which you live. Douglas County Libraries presents WHERE DO YOU THINK YOU ARE? The purpose of each ninety minute program is to expose community members to the historical forces that shaped the communities they live in today. Archivists from the Douglas County History Research Center staff facilitate a lively discussion and give the audience direct access to experts in the history and development of towns and areas throughout Douglas County. The audience is encouraged to bring their questions spanning the early to contemporary history of our area. Speakers for each event will be announced as they are confirmed. You can find the speakers for each event listed on the Douglas County Libraries Event Page when confirmed.

Slanted WDYTYA CR PosterThe first program kicks off with Castle Rock on March 21, 2015 (1:00 PM). Check the Historic Douglas County Inc. Events Calendar for the time and direction to each event.

TOWN AND DATE OF EVENT

Roxborough: May 16, 2015
Larkspur: July 11, 2015
Highlands Ranch: July 25, 2015
Louviers / Sedalia: September 19, 2015
Parker: November 21, 2015

These events are truly a unique opportunity to learn about the history of your community and ask questions about those “I wonder why” issues and events that happened in your area throughout its history.

This event is FREE to the public. Refreshments will be served. You are requested to register at either Douglas County Libraries History Event Page or calling 303.791.7323.

You’re going to enjoy this memorable program.

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