Published on Thursday, August 07 2014 12:52
This is my one thousandth Lyons Recorder column recorded on my computer (7/7/03 seems to be the first). That column states that the Parks & Rec. put out their cook book; the Red Rock Ramblers had Tom Roper as caller (and he still comes); 8000 dancers went to the National in
Published on Monday, August 04 2014 12:33
Another week gone by. I hope many enjoyed the RockyGrass Festival; lots of good singing. I enjoyed Sam Bush from Tennessee. A lot of Lyons folks volunteer. The Lyons High School Band gets paid for helping recycle. The town was full, bringing
Published on Thursday, March 15 2012 09:12
I moved to Colorado from Texas right out of college when I was hired to teach in Jefferson County. I stood awestruck at the sight of Red Rocks Amphitheater from the playground of Bear Creek Elementary. Amazed, I listened to my second graders talk about collecting arrowheads at nearby Soda Lakes. Our favorite unit included dinosaurs and a field trip to the Natural History Museum in Denver. That was a long time ago.