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Lyons High School students Cobey Faubus (left) and Nathan
Schneider (right) brought home the cup at the seventh annual
Code Quest coding competition last month.
Photos courtesy of Nick “Space Cowboy” Schneider
A Tree Grows in Lyons
Photo courtesy of Bonnie Auslander
By Kathleen Thurmes
Nestled in an unassuming strip mall on the northern edge of the bustling 29th Street Mall in Boulder is a small-but-expanding shop dedicated to serving two types of people that Boulder County seems to be teeming with: recyclers and artists. Part thrift store, part craft shop, and part art gallery, the Art Parts Creative Reuse Center serves as a bridge between these two mainstays of local culture.
To thank the Lyons community for their ongoing support, Planet Bluegrass is once again offering both three-day and single-day tickets to Lyons locals for the 28th Annual Rocky Mountain Folks Festival (August 17 to 19, 2018), available now at The Stone Cup. The 2018 Folks Fest lineup includes: Indigo Girls, Regina Spektor (in a rare solo performance), Los Lobos, Jeff Tweedy (of Wilco), The
By Amy Reinholds
At the end of last year, I wrote about a home sharing program for older members of the community that also could also create more affordable opportunities for renters of all ages. The Fort Collins and Loveland non-profit called Neighbor to Neighbor started a matching program to help homeowners age 55 and older rent out parts of their homes to younger people. This spring they are going through the application process for home seekers and home
By Lyons Bluesologist, David McIntyre
I thought I would let you all know ahead of time who will be playing in the Town of Lyons Parks & Rec. free Sandstone Park Summer Concert Series this summer so you could mark your calendars. I have watched with admiration as these shows have grown over the years; with the last couple of years being a full park with lots of families, kids, dogs, and music lovers galore.
As the booker of bands, I have tried to keep the lineup as local as I can, and have chosen acts that play fun music that everyone will enjoy. There are only three bands on the schedule this summer that don't have at least one band member living in Lyons, and those, of course, have big followings and a long