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Calendar of Events

Workout on the Wild Side
04/01/2014 - 11/30/2014

Scott Carpenter Park

Fitness for Living offers a fresh approach to fitness with it’s outdoor boot camps and power yoga. The boot camps are designed for a wide range of ability and fitness levels, and group dynamics and friendships formed are what make the camps so unique. Each day at boot camp is different and progresses in difficulty. Camp directors develop self-motivating tools to keep campers inspired and to monitor progress. Nutritional guidance, heart-rate based training tips and inspirational emails round out the Boot Camp program. Camps start at $89.

Citizens’ Police Academy
08/20/2014 - 10/29/2014


Lafayette Police Department and Court Building

Anyone curious about why the police do the things that they do are able to join the Citizens’ Police Academy program expanded over an 11-week mini-academy for citizens over the age of 18. Students get hands on experiences in many classes. Background checks are required and space is limited, so apply early! This free program is held on Wednesdays from 6:30–9:30 p.m.

Foundation Training

Dova Center for Health & Healing

FREE class/demo 5–5:45 p.m. Exercises to release pain and strengthen your spine.

Massage Sampler Event

Dova Center for Health & Healing

5–6 or 6–7 p.m.; Try out 4 massage therapists in 60 mins for only $75!

Abstract Landscapes of the Southwest

El Taquito Mexican Place

Abstract artist Ron Gallegos takes his brush and palate to create an environment of abstract landscapes and impressions. From 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. come join the fun. For more information, visit

Fall Festival

Bob L. Burger Recreation Center

The Great Pumpkin Race, Window Painting Contest and Lions Club Pumpkin Decorating contest all rolled into one great event. Painting contest is open to kids in K through10th grade. Festival goes from 1:30–5:30 p.m. For more information, visit

Halloween Pumpkin Painting Party

Lafayette Go Services

Just before Halloween paint your special pumpkin to display to all the trick-or-treaters or just to enjoy yourself. Bring your creativity; pumpkins will be provided. Refreshments will be provided. Cost is $5. For more information, visit

Stories Like You’ve Never Heard Before

Lafayette Go Services

Come on down for this free event from 2–2:45 p.m.  Listening to a great storyteller is a spell-binding experience. You’ll be entertained and captivated—don’t miss this! Refreshments provided. No need to register in advance. For more information, visit

Storytelling for Grown-ups

Still Cellars

In collaboration with Rocky Mountain Storytelling, three local storytellers will tell stories relating to “spirit” in honor of Halloween! Doors open at 5:30 p.m., show starts at 6 p.m.

Suggested donation at the door.

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