Upcoming Events

November 16: Palmer Lake Historical Society Program: The Star on Sundance Mountain
November 20: Highlands Ranch Historical Society presents Guts and Glory: Modern Medicine and Surgery During the Civil War
December 1: The Most Wonderful Crime Of The Year! ...Murder Mystery Holiday Dine & Crime Show! at Cherokee Castle
December 2: 17 Mile House Farm Park Open House
December 2: Annie ...Highlands Ranch Historical Society's RTD Theatre Tour
December 2: Winter Nature Tour at Cherokee Ranch & Castle (Hosted by Denver Botanic Gardens)

November Cherokee Castle
Recurring Events

... November 18, 21 & 22: Public Tours of Cherokee Castle
...November 18: Thanksgiving Brunch...November 21 & 22: Thanksgiving Tea at Cherokee Ranch & Castle
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December Cherokee Castle
Recurring Events

Holiday Teas at the Castle ...December 2, 5, 6, 7, 9, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 20, 21 & 28
Holiday Brunch at the Castle ...December 2, 9 & 16


For programs, concerts, teas and tours at Cherokee Castle, go to their the Castle website at http://cherokeeranch.org and check their Events page.
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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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World War I Innovations (An archived Associated Press article)
Wagons, Wagons, Wagons
2016 Douglas County Fair & Rodeo
CALF’s 2016 Legends of Agriculture Award Banquet
Larkspur Historical Society Tour of Denver Union Station-2016
Oral History Training Session (Video) Cyns Nelson, October 29, 2015
Red Gate Ranch (Historic Lincoln Ranch) July 10, 2015
Dedication of the “Penny Plaque” at Spring Valley School
United States Air Force Academy Long Ago History, Part 1 (El Paso County, by Jack Anthony)
United States Air Force Academy Long Ago History, Part 2 (El Paso County, by Jack Anthony)
1965 Flood Story by Larkspur Historical Society’s Bill and Beverly Noe
Eastern Colorado Museums & Historical Societies at Limon Heritage – April 2015
Back Country Wilderness Area – Highlands Ranch
Cougar Run Elementary – February 2015
Man on Devils Head, A Daniel Fickle Short Film
Starlighting 2014 in Castle Rock
Franktown Elementary Character Re-enactments – November 2014
A Dusk Walking Tour of Bear Cañon Cemetery
Fall Festival at Schweigher Ranch 2014
Douglas County Fair 2014
Larkpur Historical Society’s Shamrock Ranch Tour
McArthur Ranch Tour
Eastern Colorado Museums & Historical Societies’ Spring 2014 Conference
Highlands Ranch Mansion Brochure
Local History Reenactments at Franktown Elementary
CALF’s Harvest Days 2013
Fall Festival 2013 at Schweigher Ranch
Fall 2013 Eastern Colorado Museums & Historical Societies Fall Meeting
Open Space Day at Prairie Canyon Ranch 2013
Larkspur Historic Recognizes Veterans – 2013
Eastern Colorado Historical Societies & Museums – Spring 2013 Meeting
Open Space Day at Prairie Canyon Ranch 2012
CALF’s May Days at Lowell Ranch 2012
Douglas County Brand Book
2009 Douglas County Fair
2010 Douglas County Fair
A Day at the Crull-Hammond Cabin
CALF’s Harvest Days at Lowell Ranch 2011
Cherokee Castle
Douglas County
Historic Context and Intensive Survey Sites of Douglas County
Magnificent Prairie Canyon Ranch 2012
Roxborough Park Area
Sedalia Museum …a Labor of Love
Southern Douglas County Area
Starlighting 2011
Veterans’ Day at the Plaza (2011 Ribbon Cutting)
Hugo Colorado – Roundhouse Restoration – October 2017

 

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