COMMUNITYCALENDAR Send your calendar items regarding non-profit organizations only to [email protected] by Monday at noon.
Thursday, June 12
Larimer County Extension Food
Preservation — Water Bath Canning:
Learn how to safely can high acid foods
in this hands-on workshop. The boiling
water canning technique can be used to
preserve fruit, salsa, pickles, tomatoes,
jams, jellies and more. This workshop
is good for beginning canners or those
wanting to update their skills. Thursday,
June 12, 6 – 8:30 p.m. Fee: $30
The Art and Science of Dehydrating Foods: Drying is a creative way to
preserve foods. Learn basic methods of
drying fruits, vegetables, herbs, leathers
and jerkies. Ideas for using dehydrated
foods will be included. Wednesday, June
18, 6 – 8 p.m. Fee: $25
Pre-registration is required for workshops and space is limited. Register
online at or call
498-6000. All workshops held at Larimer
County Extension Office, 1525 Blue
Spruce Dr., Fort Collins.
Saturday, June 14
The Rocky Mountain Chapter of
the Buick Club of America will hold it’s
annual all Buick car show at King Buick
GMC, 4175 Byrd Dr., Loveland. Rain date
June 21. Participants will receive a commemorative t-shirt. Any Buick owner,
whether a Buick Club member or not, is
welcome to enter his/her car in the show
by contacting Tim Gibson at 970-6903658 or [email protected]
Aglow International of Fort Collins
invites you to our meeting on Saturday,
June 14, 9 a.m. to noon. We meet at Risen Hope Church, 1621 W. Harmony Rd.,
Ft. Collins. There will be a potluck brunch
followed by our guest speaker, Elizabeth
Montgomery of Nashville, Tenn. For more
information, call Carol at 970-532-3117.
W.O.L.F. Sanctuary will be holding
its 10th annual Waltz for the Wolves on
Saturday, June 14 from 5-9 p.m. at The
Ranch Events Complex, 1st National
Bank Building North in Loveland. Live
auction items include, among other
things, a guitar signed by George Strait,
a 55-inch LED TV package, a 2014 New
Belgium bike, and artwork by local renowned artists. Go to for details and to view and bid on
Sunday, June 15
Berthoud United Methodist Blood
Drive, Sunday, June 15, 8:20 a.m. to
12:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Ninth
Street and Lake Avenue. For more information or to schedule an appointment
contact 303-363-2300,
Wednesday, June 18
Berthoud Lions Club will hold a
town meeting open to all community
members. The meeting will be held
June 18 at 7 p.m. at the depot building
located at Third Street and Massachusetts Avenue. We would like to extend
an open invitation to individuals and
families interested in serving in the community through the Lions Club. Refreshments will be served.
Saturday, June 21
The Berthoud Area Chamber of
Commerce presents the Quilt, Art and
Craft Show on Saturday, June 21 in Fickel
Park from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Vendor spaces are available for $40.
The Berthoud Historical Society
presents the McCarty Fickel House Historic Home Tour on Saturday, June 21
from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 645 Seventh
Highlights include:
• Tours of the McCarty Fickel House
start at 12 p.m. Suggested donation $5
per adult
• Art display of local artist Michael
Georges. Unveiling of our 2014 Gala
Painting at 11 a.m.
• Vintage Car Show starts at 10 a.m.
and runs to 1 p.m.
• Light refreshments will be served
Call the Little Thompson Valley Pioneer Museum at: 970-532-2147 or email
[email protected] or
Berthoud Greeley Aglow Lighthouse will join the Genesis Project’s second Annual Family Funfest as a vendor. It
will be Saturday, June 21 at Bittersweet
Park (16th St. and 35th Ave.) from 10
a.m. - 2 p.m. The event is free. Come out
and see us and help support The Genesis Project to help purchase a home for
single mom’s and their children. There
will be more vendors, games, face painting, bounce houses, food and more.
Stroke, diabetes, heart Disease
Screening on July 8 at First United
Methodist Church of Berthoud, Ninth
Street and Lake Avenue. Preregistration
required: Call 1-888-653-6450 or visit
Larimer County Workforce Center (LCWC) is looking to place an Intern
with a company in Berthoud. We have
a young man who has a career interest
in life science. He feels a pull toward
meteorology but is looking to build work
skills in any life/environmental science
field. This would be for a very entry level
position and he is open to any work experience that a business could provide
him. He lives in Berthoud and would love
to be introduced to a professional, science environment. We would look to the
employer to offer work experience, skill
development and some mentoring.
LCWC internships run up to 300 hours
total and can range from 10-40 hours a
week, based upon business need and
the intern’s availability. The intern works
for the business and through our program at the LCWC, we pay their wages
and taxes.
Thompson Valley EMS is asking
community businesses and organiza-
tions that have automatic external defibrillators (AED) on site to call the ambulance service so it can log the locations
into its database. AEDs are portable devices designed to check a person’s heart
rhythm and deliver an electric shock
to resuscitate individuals experiencing
sudden cardiac arrest. Thompson Valley
EMS is asking anyone with an AED to call
Paramedic Tim Zimmerman at 970-7757126.
Larimer County Workforce workshops: Full Circle Talent Acquisition, June
12, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Enlisting, Envisioning and Engaging Passionate People,
June 19 9 - 11 a.m. For more information
970-498-6665 or [email protected]
The Big T Conservation District has
a 50-year history of conservation service
to landowners, as originally established
by President Roosevelt. Governed by a
board of volunteer local landowners, the
district is NOT supported by a mill levy.
Big T is currently paying all costs for
meetings, travel, mailings, administration and three staff members in full support of the Little Thompson Watershed
Restoration Coalition. Please help us out
with a donation of any size. We have
chosen the website to
collect donations. http://www.gofundme.
If you prefer to donate by check,
please make the check payable to “Big
T CD/LTWRC Fund” and mail the check
to:Big Thompson Conservation District,
P.O. Box 441, Berthoud, CO 80513
House of Neighborly Service still
needs food of all kinds, especially breakfast cereal and peanut butter. Urgent
need for paper products.
BHS woodworking classes are
looking for any unwanted hardwood or
softwood boards for student projects. We
can also use Corian countertop pieces of
various sizes. Please contact Robb Sommerfeld at 970-613-7719 or [email protected]
Do you have a problem with math?
Free math-tutoring services are provided
every Wednesday from 1:10 - 3 p.m. in
room 135 at BHS. This informal service
for students of any math subject including AP math subjects is provided by a
former math teacher.
You got a problem with chemistry?
There is help. Free tutoring services are
provided every Thursday from 6:30 – 8
p.m in room 135. This is an open, informal environment for all AP Chemistry
and Chemistry II students. This is a volunteer service provided by a chemist
with 20+ years professional experience.
Scheduled Meetings
AARP meets on the second Wednesday of each month at the Lions Depot on
Third Steet at 5 p.m. for a covered-dish
supper. Please bring something to share
with everyone. For more information,
please contact Curtis Wilson at 5322638.
Al-Anon is an anonymous fellowship
that offers support to people whose lives
have been affected by relatives and
friends who suffer from the disease of
alcoholism. Anonymity is protected at all
times. A weekly Al-Anon meeting is held
in the nursery of the First Presbyterian
Church of Berthoud (531 Eighth St.) on
Tuesday evenings from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Please enter through the main door on
Eighth Street, then go straight ahead
into the nursery. An elevator is available
for those who might need it. For more information, contact Liz at 970-290-4359.
Alcoholics Anonymous meets at
the Berthoud Lions Club every Monday
and Friday nights from 8 to 9 p.m. Anyone desiring to quit drinking is welcome.
There are no dues or fees. For more information, please call 532-4653.
The Board of Trustees of the Town of Berthoud has
scheduled a public hearing re: the conditional use
for an AT & T cell tower at the intersection of Cty Rd.
10E & Highway 287. The public hearing will be held
on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at
the Town Hall Board Room, 328 Massachusetts Ave.,
Berthoud, Co. 80513.
Mary K. Cowdin, Town Clerk
Publish: June 12, 2014
The Annual Meeting of the Stockholders of the Sunny Slope Reservoir
Company will be held at the offices
of Professional Design Builders, Inc.,
2641 N. Taft Ave., Lovleand, Colo.,
on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 10:00
Ivar W. L:arson, Secretary
Publish: June 12 & 19, 2014
Berthoud Weekly Surveyor June 12, 2014 Page 3
A Balance and Fall Prevention Class
is being held weekly. It’s free. Drop-ins
are welcome to attend. Classes are held
at the Berthoud Area Community Center
every Tuesday from 9 -9:45 a.m. Please
call 970-532-2730 for more information.
Berthoud Area Transportation
Service (BATS) is available for Berthoud
residents on a demand-response basis.
Call 532-3049 to make a reservation or
for more information. Service is available
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Berthoud Fire Protection District
board meets on the third Tuesday of every month at the Berthoud Area Community Center, 248 Welch Ave. Agendas are
available two days prior to the meetings
by calling 532-2264. All meetings are
open to the public.
Berthoud Library board meets on
the first Wednesday of every month in
the library community room at 7 p.m.
Berthoud Lions Club meets on the
first and third Thursday nights at 6:30
p.m. at the Lions Depot at Third and
Massachusetts. The depot is available
for rent. Contact Sam Waldo at 5322001. For more information about the
Lions Club call Bob Talley at 532-2228.
The Lions are available to loan out supplies for handicapped or disabled people. Contact John Bona, 970-532-2605,
Bob Talley, 970-532-2228.
Berthoud Parents As Teachers is a
free service for all families living in Berthoud who are expecting a child or with
children ages birth to five. It includes
personalized visits/parent education,
group meetings and developmental
screenings. Bilingual services available.
Contact Rhonda Richer at 970-2150305 or [email protected]
Berthoud TOPS (Take Off Pounds
Sensibly) meets every Wednesday at 8
a.m. at the Lions Club depot. Call Julie
for information at 970-587-6424. TOPS is
a non-profit, non-commercial weight-loss
support group.
First Presbyterian Church adult
bible study, every Sunday at 8:30 a.m.
Facilitated by Rev. Jerry Groves. Eighth
Steet and Massachusetts Avenue. Everyone welcome.
Friends of the Library board meets
in the library community room at 3 p.m.
on the third Tuesday of every other
month. Please call 970-532-2121 for exact dates.
Historic Preservation Advisory
Committee meets monthly on the second Monday at 7 p.m. in the Town of
Berthoud offices boardroom. For information call 970-581-4603.
Job’s Daughters Bethel #37 meets
on the first and third Friday of each
month at 7:15 p.m. at the Longmont Masonic Building, 312 Main St. The organization is open to girls between the ages
of 10 and 20 who are interested in selfimprovement and service to community.
For details contact Megan Fritts 970-2139050. All girls are welcome.
Justin Bauer Memorial Post #67 of
the American Legion meets on the second Thursday of each month at the Berthoud Area Community Center, 7 p.m.
Contact Paul Talafuse for more information, 532-4498.
Larimer County Commissioner
Tom Donnelly is in Berthoud the fourth
Wednesday of every month at the Lighthouse Cafe at 8:30 a.m.
The Larimer County Republican office is open Monday through Friday from
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sign up to volunteer
and help with voter registration, set up
and staff booths at events, walk in the
parades, make phone calls, assist in
your precinct and many other activities.
4020 S. College Ave., Unit 11 in Fort Collins. 970-224-2577 or www.larimerGOP.
Larimer County Open Lands — All
meetings will be held on the fourth
Thursday of each month with the exception of November and December at 500
E. Third St. in Loveland. Meeting time is
from 5 – 8 p.m. Please call 679-4534 if
you need more information.
Larimer County Planning Commission meets on the third Wednesday of
each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Hearing
Room, 200 W. Oak St., first floor, Fort
Little Thompson Water District
Board of Directors meeting dates and
agendas are posted on their website at The district office is at
835 E. Highway 56, Berthoud.
Public notice is hereby given that
on June 16, 2014, at 6:00 p.m., at
the Berthoud Fire Protection District
Fire Station No. 1 and administrative offices, 275 Mountain Ave.,
Berthoud, Colo., the Board of Directors of the Berthoud Fire Protection
District will conduct a public hearing
for the purposes of receiving input
on Resolution 2014-03-02 to adopt
and enforce by the District of 2012
edition of the Internatinal Fire Code
which regulates various activities
and materials regarding fire prevention and life safety.
All interested persons who believe
that they may be affected by the
adoption and enforcement of the Fire
Code are invited to attend the meeting to express either their support
or opposition to the adoption and
enforcement of the Fire Code.
Any person unable to attend the
meeting may address their comments or concerns in writing addressed to: Berthoud Fire Protection
District, PO Box 570, Berthoud, CO
80513. Copies of the Fire Code are
on file and open for inspection at
the District’s administrative offices,
275 Mountain Ave., during business
By: Gary Maggi
Secretary to the Board
Publish: June 12, 2014
Through September
Dozens of FREE moving boxes
Kendall Brook HOA Neighborhood
Garage Sale — Located between
43rd and 50th Streets just west of
Taft Ave. Saturday, June 14 8 a.m.
Berthoud Community Library
June events
248 Welch Ave,
Spark a Reaction! Programs for
teens; programs held at the library;
Tuesdays, 2 p.m.
Build a Catapult — June 17
DIY Cardboard Arcade — June 25
Fizz, Boom, Read! Programs for
ages up to fifth grade; all programs
held at Berthoud Community Center,
Wednesdays at 2 p.m.
Denver Zoo, “Uncovering Underground Habitats” — June 18
Australian Digere-ucation with Peter
Harper — June 25
Busy B’s Story time — 10:30
a.m., June 17, 24
This story time is for babies and
toddlers. Stories, fingerplays, songs
and fun.
Sweet P’s Story time — 10:30
a.m., June 18, 25. Preschool story
time offers longer stories, song and
a craft
Summer Break Stories — 10:30
a.m. June 12, 19, 26. Just for the
summer and just right for elementary school students
Family Story Time — 10:30 a.m.,
June 13, 20, 27. All ages welcome.
Longs Peak Networking meets
every Tuesday at 9 a.m. with the goal of
assisting with your job search or overall career development. Life
Bridge Church, west on Highway 66 from
the intersection of Highway 287 (Main
St.), Longmont. Main entrance on west
Moms in Touch is currently meeting to pray for our school-aged students, teachers, staff and schools each
Wednesday from 9-10 a.m. We would
love to have you join us at Grace Place
(upstairs). Any questions, contact Kim
Land at 532-9886.
Planning Commission meets on
the second and fourth Thursdays of each
month at 7 p.m. at town hall.
Reminisce meets on the first and
third Mondays of each month at 11 a.m.
in the Berthoud Area Community Center.
Rural Alternative For Transportation (RAFT) is available for seniors and
disabled adults who reside outside of
the town of Berthoud but within the Berthoud Fire Protection District. Phone the
Berthoud Community Center 970-5322730 to register as a rider to receive
rides to and from Berthoud, Loveland
or Longmont, Monday through Friday 8
a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thompson School District meeting
schedule, June 2014.
TSD BOE Special Meeting — Work
Session I - June 4 at 6 p.m. in the board
TSD BOE Special Meeting — Work
Session II - June 11 at 6 p.m. in the
board room.
TSD BOE Regular Business Meeting —
June 18 at 6 p.m. in the board room.
Tree Advisory Committee meets
on the third Monday of each month at
town hall at 6 p.m.
Wisdom Seekers will be meeting every Thursday, 9-11 a.m. at Grace
Place in Berthoud, beginning Aug. 29
through March 2014. To register, or for
more information, please contact Jill at
970-532-4936 or [email protected] or
Donna at 303-775-4006 or [email protected]
$3 per line - per week
Custom + $2
$8 per column inch - 1st week
$7.50 per column inch
for each additional week
Deadline to place a classified
ad or legal notice is Monday at 3
p.m.for each Thursday edition.
Send to:
[email protected] or
call 970.532.2252.
Stack of clean lumber $135, 40
moving voxes $35, 12” lighted sign
$250 532-2448
The Town of Berthoud has an opening for a clerical position to take
minutes at evening meetings. This
position will be for two to four Tuesday evenings a month, beginning at
6:30 p.m. Salary: $50 per meeting.
More details and application available at: Town application required for consideration. Open
until filled. EOE.
Bi-weekly housecleaning needed
west of Berthoud. Prefer experienced, meticilous person. References required. If interested call
Swapping a $20 item each week,
with 10% added for profit, compounds to $2,340 at year’s end.
Interested? 532-2448
PT custodial work wanted. 12 yrs
exp. at elem. school. 412-0642 or
Exp. piano teacher, have openings
for students. 214-4316