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The BLAST ~ June 19, 2019

JUN 19

Mostly Military Meetup

Hosted by El Paso County Colorado Progressive Veterans Wednesday 5- 8PM Streetcar520

520 S. Tejon St., Colorado Springs,  80903

Join us for great food, drinks, and conversation! Veterans, Active Duty Military, their spouses/significant others and their families are all welcome!

JUN 19

Community Conversations: A Mental Health Crisis in Colorado

Hosted by The Gazette Wednesday 6-8PM The Gazette 30 E Pikes Peak Suite 100, Colorado Springs  80903

Join us on Wednesday, June 19th to discuss Mental Health: A Crisis in Colorado, a Gazette Community Conversation. We have assembled a panel of experts on all sides of the Mental Health issue to answer your questions, make their cases and better educate everyone on the best way forward for the mental health crisis facing Colorado.

Panelists include: Rep. Bob Gardner: R-Colorado Springs | Co-Sponsor of mental health legislation Vincent Atchity: The Equitas Project Dr. Rebecca Berghost: Cedar Springs Hospital Dr. Leon Kelly: El Paso County Coroner

This event is sponsored by: UC Health, Mayfield, Family Care, GE Johnson

*Questions must be submitted ahead of time on the Gazette website or in writing upon entrance to the event. **Attending this event is free, but seats are first-come, first-served. RSVP Here.

JUN 21

Native Roots Grand Opening

Hosted by El Paso County Colorado Progressive Veterans

Friday 11AM- 4PM 1705 W Unitah, Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs newest cannabis dispensary. In 2018, Native Roots was voted Best Marijuana Dispensary with Best Budtenders. The Cannabist readers have voted and voiced their opinion. Native Roots is a winner for best marijuana dispensary in Colorado and have the top budtenders across the state. Native Roots offers frequent Veteran discounts.

EPCCPV will have a membership registration table at this event.

Jun 23 PopCycle Family Rides

Hosted by Kids on Bikes Sunday 1-3PM America The Beautiful Park 126 Cimino Dr, Colorado Springs,  80903

Come pedal with us! These weekly family rides are to promote community, biking and local trails. All ages and abilities welcome (Strider bikes not recommended). The ride is 6 miles round trip along the Pikes Peak Greenway trail at a very relaxed pace with very little street crossings. We have popsicles half way on what has affectionately become known as the Popcycle Bridge.

Every Sunday 1:00pm-3:00pm

JUN 24

Public Meeting for S. Nevada/Ivywild Transportation Improvements

Hosted by City of Colorado Springs Government Monday, June 24, 2019 at 5:30 PM – 7 PM Ivywild School

1604 S Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs, 80905

The City of Colorado Springs is initiating several transportation improvements projects in the South Nevada Urban Renewal and Ivywild areas beginning in June. The City is coordinating each project to minimize impacts to the community and traveling public; however, to take advantage of the construction season, there will be some overlap in timing of construction.

The public is invited to learn more about the projects and construction phasing.

JUN 27

4th Thursday Film Showing: Stonewall Uprising

Hosted by All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church (ASUUC) and El Paso County Democratic Party

Thursday, June 27, 2019 at 6 PM – 9 PM All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church (ASUUC) 730 N Tejon St, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903

“When police raided the Stonewall Inn, a popular gay bar in the Greenwich Village section of New York City on June 28, 1969, the street erupted into violent protests that lasted for the next six days. The Stonewall riots, as they came to be known, marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement in the United States and around the world.” The showing will be followed by a panel discussion about the gay rights movement and how it has impacted our community.  Films begin at 6:30 p.m. (doors open at 6 p.m.)

JUN 29

3rd Annual Red, White & Blue-Collar Democratic Party Summer Cookout! Hosted by El Paso County Democratic Party Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 4 PM – 8 PM IBEW 113 2150 Naegele Rd, Colorado Springs, 80904 Come mingle with your like minded community, find your political home, raise money for your party’s long-term health, hear what’s in the works, and chat face-to-face with legislators, and candidates for Senate, CD5, and other declared candidates. Get involved to make Colorado a home for all of us in the future! Burgers & dogs on the grill, beer & margaritas & a lemonade stand! Family-friendly games and events. Saturday June 29 2019, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Pre-purchase your tickets here.WE thrive because of your support! This is Your party, we do good work and we have lots of work to do. Join us with your money or time, all support is needed and appreciated. Bring your passion, energy and ideas and together we will advance the progressive Democratic values in El Paso County! Contributions welcome!


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