Upcoming Events

July 21, 27 & 29: Cherokee Castle Public Tours
July 21: Lunch on the Terrance at Cherokee Castle
July 22: Larkspur Historical Society presents Dennis Hagen and Climb to Glory: The 10th Mountain Division in World War II
July 22: Castle Rock Historical Society & Museum hosts a Walking Tour of Castle Rock
July 23: Cherokee Castle presents Bluzone Music Series featuring John Stillwagen
July 25 thru 29: Summer Camp Animal Safari (Cherokee Ranch and Nature Educators) ...ages 7-10
July 26: Cherokee Ranch & Castle sponsored Arts Afield at Nature Educators
July 27: Highlands Ranch Historical Society's Dazzle Jazz Club Lunch and Performance RTD Tour
July 29: High Noon Tea at the Castle (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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