Published on Thursday, May 16 2013 08:49
According Boulder County Coroner Emma Hall and the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office, Boulder resident Michel Van Duym, age forty-six, was stuck and killed while riding his bike through Lyons last Saturday evening (May 11) at approximately 5:11 p.m.Read more: Tragedy In Lyons
Published on Thursday, May 16 2013 08:22
LYBSA Softball Tournament
The Lyons Youth Baseball and Softball Association is hosting the seconnd annual Boys 9-10 Recreational baseball tournament, sponsored by local Lyons Business Somkin’ Dave’s BBQ and Taphouse. Eight teams form Lyons and Longmont will be playing in a preseason tune up tournament May 18-19 at the Bohn Park Ball Fields. There will be 100+ players participating along with 200-300 spectators over the two-day period. Games will be played throughout the day on both Saturday and Sunday. The concession stand will be open for business! Come on down and support youth sports in Lyons!
River Run Training Group
Adult Cardio Sculpt Fitness
This class is designed to help maintain your cardiovascular health by combining high intensity cardiovascular routines with strength training. We welcome you to come and enjoy the benefits of working out in a group setting. Must be eighteen years or older. Classes will be held at the Walt Self Resident Building Thursdays, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., April 25 through May 23. Classes $10 each. Must have eight pre-registered in order to hold the class. Please register online or stop by Town Hall during business hours.
Child/Parent Mountain Bike Clinic
Lyons Parks & Recreation and Lee McCormack of Lee Likes Bikes are pleased to offer a Child & Parent Biking Clinic. This clinic will give riders the skills to ride pump tracks and dirt jumps safely. No matter what style of riding you love, or what level you ride, you will finish with a solid foundation, a renewed passion, and a whole new level of flow. Attendees will go through a progression that includes position, braking, cornering, riding up and down obstacles, and pumping terrain. This class is for 8 to 12 year olds and a parent. The fee for this class is $80 per pair and will be held on Monday, May 20, from 5 to 7 p.m. There must be a minimum four, maximum of six in order to hold the class.
This class will be taught by Lee McCormack who is considered one of the world’s top bicycle skills instructors. Bring your favorite bike, helmet and gloves, as well as drink, snack and basic trailside tools. Knee and elbow pads are optional; anything that makes you feel confident is a good thing.
For more information, or to sign up, please contact the Lyons Park & Recreation Department at (303) 823-8250.
Published on Thursday, May 09 2013 10:03
Clinics with Yellow Designs Stunt Team
The Yellow Designs Stunt Team (YDST) will conduct a series of Skills Clinics for bike enthusiasts at two different skill levels. Clinics will have a minimum of five participants and a maximum of twenty for the class to be held. Interested parties may register for the clinics at www.yellowdesigns.com. The YDST is an amazing group of BMX trick riders who perform
Published on Thursday, May 16 2013 08:16
By Chrystal DeCoster
The next meeting for the “Heart of Lyons” will be a public gathering to further explore community interest in and concerns for the evolving library project. It is slated for Wednesday, May 29, at 7 p.m., at Lyons Valley Village. A visioning session will give everyone in attendance an opportunity to provide input on the services and programs that a proposed Lyons Library Community Resource Center might potentially offer.Read more: The Pulsing “Heart of Lyons” Is Taking Shape
Published on Thursday, May 09 2013 09:56
The move has been made, and according to all the young dancers, “the new space is really cool, and it is enormous!” Jasmine Lok and Ali Kishiyama are pleased to announce the their new studio (the old Odd Fellows Hall on the corner of High Street and Fourth Avenue) is completed, and they are up and running with a full schedule of dance, yoga, Nia, and music classes. And with the end of the school year fast approaching, Mayama has enough kids’ summer camps, workshops, and dance classes to keep every boy and girl from uttering theRead more: Kids’ Summer Camps, Workshops, & Dance Classes At Mayama
Published on Thursday, May 09 2013 10:21
A large crowd enjoyed celebrating the 105th anniversary of the Lyons Community Church last Sunday, with the Stover Street Stompers from Fort Collins bringing in the jazz; a group of costumed church folks (Jerry Fike, Debbie Tabor, Chuck and Kitty Keim, Sam Miller, Jani and Zeke Little, and others) led by Carol Pranschke singing a ballad of old-time music. PastorRead more: Community Church Celebrates 105 Years
Published on Thursday, May 09 2013 09:50
By Joseph Lekarczyk
In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this article is married to the Mayor.
They say, “Don’t cry over spilled milk,” and “It’s water under the bridge.” But for Lyons residents and landlords Sharon and Richard Jones it is definitely understandable to cry over waterRead more: Water Under The Bridge