Here is what is happening in New Castle for the week of August 7, 2017



Weekly Events for August 7

August 5 – Larry Borgard Memorial Service, Burning Mountain Park, 1 – 4 pm
August 7 – 12 noon, Senior Luncheon at New Castle Senior Housing
August 8 – 6:30pm, Lions Club meeting at New Castle Senior Housing
August 9 – 12 noon, Senior Luncheon at the River Center
August 9 – 7 pm, P & Z meeting at Town Hall
August 10 – New Castle Community Market, 4:30 – 7:30 pm, Burning Mountain Park

August 12 – Pyro Push It Up Trail Run

Future Events – Mark Your Calendars

September 8 & 9 – Burning Mountain Festival – “This is Our Town, Proud & Strong”

New Castle Community Market
Thursdays, 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Burning Mountain Park
This week’s music by
Guilty Pleasure

Grand Avenue Bridge Updates

Downtown Striping for Detour Route
Monday 8/7 through Friday 8/11, both day and night work (most of these closures will be one day only, the schedule is dynamic and weather dependent)

  • Eighth from Grand to Colorado will be closed, Colorado from Eighth to Ninth will be closed, Ninth Street from Grand to Colorado will be closed
  • Devereux Road and Midland Avenue will be in alternating one-lane configuration
  • I-70 between Exits 114 and 116 will be reduced to one-lane both east and westbound
  • CO-82 from 27th Street to Eighth will be reduced to one-lane
  • Wulfsohn closed periodically
  • Sixth Street will be one-lane in each direction

Eighth Street Closures
Eighth Street between Cooper and Grand closed through Aug. 11. Crews will open it for the weekend of 8/5-8/6. Access to the CMC parking garage will be maintained via Cooper Street. Construction crews will be on Eighth Street working on a utility project.

Parking Closure
Parking in front of the Hotel Colorado will remained closed through the detour.

For the latest update go to: www.codot.gov/projects/sh82grandavenuebridge

Events at the Library
August 8 – 10:30 am Storytime

August 12 – 5 pm This Great American Eclipse

For more information call the Library at 984-2346 or go to www.gcpld.org

New Castle Recreation Department

Name the Park!

 New Castle’s newest park will be completed this fall, and we need your help to name it! The new park, informally called Sports Park, is located at the intersection of Castle Valley Boulevard and Clubhouse Drive. It will include tennis courts, pickle ball courts, a volleyball lawn and a playground. Go to www.newcastlerec.com for an entry form.

Micro Soccer (Ages 4-8): US Youth Soccer guidelines have changed to the “birth year” age groups. Starting in the FALL 2017 New Castle Recreation will be following the guidelines set forth by US Youth Soccer. The new “birth year” guidelines are following by New Castle United Soccer Club too. Starting in the FALL 2017, players will be grouped together based off their birth year. Practice will be 1-2 times a week with weekly scrimmage games against other New Castle teams.
Cost: $40.00 5U players only
Age: 2013= 5yrs under (5U)*** only a 4 week session begins
Session 1: August 28 – October 2
Ages: 2012=6yrs under (6U) 2011= 7yrs under (7U) 2010= 8yrs (8U)
Cost:$60 includes a T-shirt/jersey
Days/Times: Practice begins the week of August 28, Games begin September 8–October 13
There will be an informational meeting regarding the new format of Micro Soccer for all parents on Tuesday, August 8 at 6:30pm at the New Castle Community Center.

VOLUNTEER COACHES NEEDED!  

Fall 2017 Activity guide is available click here. Call the New Castle Recreation Dept at 984-3352 for more information.

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August 2017 Monthly Newsletter

The August Newsletter

In this Issue:

New Castle’s Downtown Pocket Parks

Cosmos: A Town Flower for New Castle

Community Market is Underway!

Bike Park at VIX

Did you Know that….

New Castle Spotlight

Chamber of Commerce News

Grand Avenue Bridge Closing is Here!

New Castle Recreation News

Town Council Highlights

Burning Mountain Festival

Fire Danger Remains High

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Here is what is happening in New Castle for the week of July 31, 2017



Weekly Events for July 31

July 31 – 12 noon Senior Luncheon at New Castle Senior Housing
August 1 – 7 pm Town Council meeting at Town Hall
August 2 – 12 noon Senior Luncheon at the River Center
August 2 – POSTR meeting has been cancelled
August 3 – 4:30 pm Community Market at Burning Mountain Park
August 5 – Larry Borgard Memorial Service, Burning Mountain Park, 1 – 4 pm

Future Events – Mark Your Calendars

August 12 – Pyro Push It Up Trail Run
September 8 & 9 – Burning Mountain Festival – “This is Our Town… Proud & Strong”

New Castle Community Market
Thursdays, 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Burning Mountain Park
This week’s music by
Logan Brothers

Grand Avenue Bridge Updates
For the latest update go to: www.codot.gov/projects/sh82grandavenuebridge
Events at the Library

August 2 – 12:30 pm Lunch Conversation
August 3 – 6 pm August 2017 Board Meeting
August 8 – 10:30 am Storytime
August 12 – 5 pm This Great American Eclipse

For more information call the Library at 984-2346 or go to www.gcpld.org

New Castle Recreation Department

Name the Park!

 New Castle’s newest park will be completed this fall, and we need your help to name it! The new park, informally called Sports Park, is located at the intersection of Castle Valley Boulevard and Clubhouse Drive. It will include tennis courts, pickle ball courts, a volleyball lawn and a playground. Go to www.newcastlerec.com for an entry form.

Micro Soccer (Ages 4-8): US Youth Soccer guidelines have changed to the “birth year” age groups. Starting in the FALL 2017 New Castle Recreation will be following the guidelines set forth by US Youth Soccer. The new “birth year” guidelines are following by New Castle United Soccer Club too. Starting in the FALL 2017, players will be grouped together based off their birth year. Practice will be 1-2 times a week with weekly scrimmage games against other New Castle teams.
Cost: $40.00 5U players only
Age: 2013= 5yrs under (5U)*** only a 4 week session begins
Session 1: August 28 – October 2
Ages: 2012=6yrs under (6U) 2011= 7yrs under (7U) 2010= 8yrs (8U)
Cost:$60 includes a T-shirt/jersey
Days/Times: Practice begins the week of August 28, Games begin September 8–October 13
There will be an informational meeting regarding the new format of Micro Soccer for all parents on Tuesday, August 8 at 6:30pm at the New Castle Community Center.

VOLUNTEER COACHES NEEDED!  

Fall 2017 Activity guide will be available August 4. Call the New Castle recreation Dept at 984-3352 for more information.

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Here is what is happening in New Castle for the week of July 24, 2017



Weekly Events for July 24

July 24 – 12 noon Senior Luncheon at New Castle Senior Housing
July 26 – 12 noon Senior Luncheon at the River Center
July 26 – 7 pm P & Z meeting at Town Hall
July 27 – 4:30 pm Community Market at Burning Mountain Park

Future Events – Mark Your Calendars

September 8 & 9 – Burning Mountain Festival – “This is Our Town… Proud & Strong”

Events at the Library

July 25 – 11:30 am 911 for Kids
July 26 – 12:30 pm Lunch Conversation
July 26 – 1:30 pm Beatbox and Rap with Mr Kneel
July 27 – 1 pm DIY Cardboard Virtual Reality Viewers

For more information call the Library at 984-2346 or go to www.gcpld.org

New Castle Recreation Department

Name the Park!

 New Castle’s newest park will be completed this fall, and we need your help to name it! The new park, informally called Sports Park, is located at the intersection of Castle Valley Boulevard and Clubhouse Drive. It will include tennis courts, pickle ball courts, a volleyball lawn and a playground. Go to www.newcastlerec.com for an entry form.

Still have time to register for Youth Volleyball and Soccer programs. Call the New astle recreation Dept at 984-3352 for more information.

Grand Avenue Bridge Updates

For the latest update go to: www.codot.gov/projects/sh82grandavenuebridge

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It is Time to Name the Park

New Castle’s newest park will be completed this fall, and we need your help to name it! The new park, informally called the Sports Park, is located at the intersection of Castle Valley Boulevard and Clubhouse Drive. It will include tennis courts, pickleball courts a volleyball lawn and a playground. Drop off your entry at Town Hall, 450 W. Main Street; or mail PO Box 90, New Castle Co 81647; or email to Melody Harrison at mharrison@newcastlecolorado.org. Entries must be received by 5 pm, August 10, 2017.

The Town traditionally looks for names that reflect the town’s history, geography or other recognizable features. The Town also considers names of citizens who have made significant contributions to the community through volunteer or professional participation. Let your imagination run wild as you think of an appropriate name for this new and attractive addition to your community.

Name the park

July 2017 Monthly Newsletter

The July Monthly Newsletter

In this Issue:

Preparing for Grand Avenue Bridge Closure

Work begins on Lakota Ridge

Community Market Opens!

Design a New Badge for New Castle Police

Hogback Hustle

New Castle Spotlight:  Kelley Cox

New Castle Chamber of Commerce News – with 4 new members

Council Highlights

It’s Time to Name the Park

New Castle Recreation Dept News

Fire Ban

July 17 Download PDF

 

Here is what is happening in New Castle for the week of June 26, 2017

 


Weekly Events for June 26

June 24 – Bike Rodeo at Riverside Middle School
June 25 – 2nd Annual Chamber/Town Potluck
June 26 – 12 noon Senior Luncheon at New Castle Senior Housing
June 27 – 11 am GAB Community Meeting at Glenwood Community Center
June 28 – 12 noon Senior Luncheon at the River Center
June 28 – 6:30 pm P & Z workshop meeting at Town Hall

Future Events – Mark Your Calendars

July 4 – 12 noon Freedom Celebration at Apple Tree Park
July 6 – Opening day of Community Market
July 8 – 8 am Hogback Hustle
July 15 – La TriColor Truck/Car Show, 4-9 pm

New Castle Recreation
HOGBACK HUSTLE 5K RUN/WALK  Saturday, July 8 at 8:00am
Grab your running shoes and come out and run/walk in the Hogback Hustle 5K Run/Walk! The race starts from the New Castle City Market parking lot at 8:00 a.m. and finishes at Burning Mountain Park. Race supports the New Castle Lions Club and is the 5th race in the Colorado River Valley Charity Race Series! Cost $25.00 until 7/5 $30.00 after. Family Fee: $40.00

 

Inky Hands Art Studio: Take an Art Adventure + Unleash Your Creative Super Power
Join Instructor Lynn Cassidy for a creative art adventure all summer long. Classes are either held at the New Castle Community Center (NCCC) or Apple Tree Community Room (ATC). Class descriptions can be found at www.inky-hands-studio.com. Class fee includes 7.5-10hours of art instruction plus ALL materials, art supplies for the week. Class Min/Max:6/12

 

Mosaic Art July 3 – 7 1:00 – 3:00pm
Paint It July 10 – 14 10:00am – 11:30am
Sculpt It July 10 -14 1:00 – 3:00pm
Monster Art July 17 – 21 10:00am – 11:30am
Build It July 17 – 21 1:00 – 3:00pm

The 2017 Summer Activity Guide is here!
To see all the latest, visit them online, www.newcastlerec.com or 984-3352

Events at the Library

June 28 – 1:30 pm Color the Earth with Beth Epley
June 29 – 1 pm Pizza and a Movie
July 5 – 1:30 pm Ice Cream Social
July 12 – 1:30 pm You Can Build a Better World with Kyle Groves and Mr. E
July 13 – 1 pm Duct Tape Creations

For more information call the Library at 984-2346 or go to www.gcpld.org

Grand Avenue Bridge Updates

North-leg of Sixth and Laurel Roundabout
Beginning Monday, June 26, Laurel will become one-way northbound. Motorists wishing to access Sixth Street and CO-82 from Laurel Street and surrounding neighborhoods should use Linden Street as a detour route.

The City parking lot next to Subway will be closed. Pedestrian access will be maintained during this time.

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Here is what is happening in New Castle for the week of June 19, 2017

 


Weekly Events for June 19

June 19 – 12 noon Senior Luncheon at New Castle Senior Housing
June 19 – HPC meeting has been cancelled
June 20 – 7 pm Town Council meeting at Town Hall
June 21 – 12 noon Senior Luncheon at the River Center
June 24 – Bike Rodeo at Riverside Middle School
June 25 – 2nd Annual Chamber/Town Potluck

Future Events – Mark Your Calendars

July 4 – 12 noon Freedom Celebration at Apple Tree Park
July 6 – Opening day of Community Market
July 8 – 8 am Hogback Hustle
July 15 – La TriColor Truck/Car Show, 4-9 pm

New Castle Recreation

Intro to Lacrosse Camp (Ages 8-12yrs)
Want to try the fastest growing sport in the valley? This new program will teach participants the fundamental skills of throwing, catching, scooping,  and cradling. Sticks and soft  lacrosse balls will be provided.Cost: $60.00/$70.00 after June 15. Days/Times: Thursdays, June 22-July 20 from 10:00am-12:00pm. Location: VIX Ranch.

The 2017 Summer Activity Guide is here!
To see all the latest, visit them online, www.newcastlerec.com or 984-3352

Events at the Library

June 21 – 1:30 pm Nature’s Educators:The Animals of Pokemon
June 23 – 1 pm Cooking Science
June 28 – 1:30 pm Color the Earth with Beth Epley
June 29 – 1 pm Pizza and a Movie
July 5 – 1:30 pm Ice Cream Social
July 12 – 1:30 pm You Can Build a Better World with Kyle Groves and Mr. E
July 13 – 1 pm Duct Tape Creations

For more information call the Library at 984-2346 or go to www.gcpld.org

New Castle Needlework Guild
Do you have a needlework project that you need help on or just join us, while working on your project.1st and 3rd Mondays of each month

starting at 6 pm, Community Center.

Grand Avenue Bridge Updates

North-leg of Sixth and Laurel Roundabout
Beginning, Monday, June 19 for approximately two months, crews will begin work on the north-leg of the new Sixth and Laurel roundabout.

The following week, Monday, June 26, Laurel will become one-way northbound. Motorists wishing to access Sixth Street and CO-82 from Laurel Street and surrounding neighborhoods should use Linden Street as a detour route.

The City parking lot next to Subway will be closed. Pedestrian access will be maintained during this time.

Pedestrian Bridge Nighttime Detours Week of June 19
Monday, June 19 through Friday night, June 23 from 8 PM to 6 AM, pedestrians will be detoured on the existing temporary walkway that is cantilevered on the GAB.

Nightly Sixth Street Lane Closures
Monday, June 19 through Thursday, June 22 from 8 PM to 6 AM, anticipate lane closures on Sixth Street between Pine and Laurel streets. Access to Maple Street will be closed during this time

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Here is what is happening in New Castle for the week of June 12, 2017

 


Weekly Events for June 12

June 9 – 5 pm River Center Spaghetti Dinner & Silent Auction
June 11 – 2 pm BBQ with a Cop in Burning Mountain Park
June 11 – 4pm – 6pm New Castle Diner Car Show & BBQ
June 12 – starting at 8:30 am Municipal Court at Town hall
June 12 – 12 noon Senior Luncheon at New Castle Senior Housing
June 12 – 6 pm Friends of the Library meeting at the Library
June 13 – 6:30 pm Lions Club meeting at New Castle Senior Housing
June 14 – 12 noon Senior Luncheon at the River Center
June 14 – 7 pm P & Z meeting at Town Hall

June 15 – 6 pm CDOT Community meeting Grand Avenue Bridge at the Community Center

Future Events – Mark Your Calendars

June 24 – Bike Rodeo at Riverside Middle School
June 25 – 2nd Annual Chamber/Town Potluck
July 4 – 12 noon Freedom Celebration at Apple Tree Park
July 6 – Opening day of Community Market
July 8 – Hogback Hustle
July 15 – La TriColor Truck/Car Show, 4-9 pm

New Castle Recreation
 Father/Son Solar Car Derby
Bring your parent/guardian or adult friend to create a solar car. Solar races are a common science and engineering activity.
Min/Max:5/15 (pairs)
Cost: $5.00
Day/Times: Saturday, June 10 from 1:00-3:00pm

Intro to Lacrosse Camp (Ages 8-12yrs)
Want to try the fastest growing sport in the valley? This new program will teach participants the fundamental skills of throwing, catching, scooping,  and cradling. Sticks and soft  lacrosse balls will be provided.Cost: $60.00/$70.00 after June 15. Days/Times: Thursdays, June 22-July 20 from 10:00am-12:00pm. Location: VIX Ranch.

The 2017 Summer Activity Guide is here!
To see all the latest, visit them online, www.newcastlerec.com or 984-3352

Events at the Library

June 14 – 1:30 pm Digeridoo Down Under
June 15 – 1 pm Toy Hacking for teens
June 16 – 1 pm Cooking Science
June 28 – 1:30 pm Color the Earth with Beth Epley
June 29 – 1 pm Pizza and a Movie
July 5 – 1:30 pm Ice Cream Social
July 13 – 1 pm Duct Tape Creations

For more information call the Library at 984-2346 or go to www.gcpld.org

Go to www.newcastlerec.com to register

 

Updates on the
Grand Avenue Bridge
Pedestrian Bridge Nighttime Closures Week of June 19
Beginning Monday, June 19 through Friday night, June 23 from 8 PM to 6 AM, crews will close the new pedestrian bridge to stain the tiles on the canopies. Pedestrians should use the existing temporary walkway that is cantilevered on the GAB.

Construction of the North-leg of Sixth and Laurel Roundabout Begins June 19
Beginning, Monday, June 19 for approximately two months, crews will begin work on the north-leg of the new Sixth and Laurel roundabout. Laurel will be one-way northbound during this time. Motorists wishing to access Sixth Street and CO-82 from Laurel Street and surrounding neighborhoods should use Linden Street as a detour route. Detour map coming soon. The City parking lot next to Subway will be closed. Stay tuned for project updates.

CO-82 Nightly Lane Closures for Traffic Signal Installation

Near the end of June from 8 PM to 6 AM, CO-82 from 10th Street to the GAB will be in an alternating one-lane configuration. Ninth Street from Colorado to Grand avenues and Cooper to Grand avenues will also be closed during this time. Crews will install wider mast arms for upgraded traffic signals along the CO-82 corridor.

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