LETTER RIP is April 27

El Paso County’s LETTER RIP provides the public with an opportunity to shred and destroy personal papers and documents that it doesn’t want to fall into the wrong hands and prevent identity theft. The County’s Community Services Department Environmental Division announced that registration is open for the drive-thru document shredding event that will take place…

Great American Clean Up!

The Great American Cleanup, which marks its 21st year in 2019, engages more than 3.4 million volunteers and participants, on average, every year to create a positive and lasting impact. SATURDAY, April 27, 2019 at 9am The Great American Cleanup / Pikes Peak Partners is a coalition consisting of the City of Colorado Springs, Colorado…

Colorado State University Extension Trainings for March 2019

Colorado State University offers a variety of classes and hands-on workshops in El Paso County throughout the year. They range from consumer education in home gardening, food preservation, and food safety certifications.   Cottage Food Training Participants will learn safety guidelines and specifics for operating a small home-based cottage food business from a home kitchen.…

Rainbow Falls

Rainbow Falls Volunteer Interpreters Needed

Volunteer Interpreters are needed at Rainbow Falls Historic Site. Help us preserve Rainbow Falls and share it’s unique story with others through interpretation. Interpreters will provide visitors with accurate and concurrent information regarding Rainbow Falls history and current restorations, trail locations, park rules and regulations, and overall orientation. Training will be provided: the next volunteer…