April 16 – 7 to 11 am Community Health Fair at Coal Ridge High School April 18 – 12 noon Lunch at Senior Housing
April 18 – HPC meeting has been cancelled
April 19 – 7 pm Council Swearing-in at Town Hall April 20 – 12 noon River Center Senior Network Luncheon
Future Events ~ Mark Your Calendars
May 6 – 7 International Mountain Bike Association Trail Care Crew
New Castle Library and New Castle Community Center
May 7 – 12 to 4 pm Kids Fishing Derby at Alder Park
May 14 – Titan Trot at Coal Ridge High school
May 14 – Garfield County Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics
May 21 – 7am to 12pm New Castle Chamber of Commerce and
Town of New Castle Garage Sale
June 26 – 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Festival of Many Cultures
July 4 – 12 noon Freedom Celebration
July 9 – Hogback Hustle
July 29 – River Center Spaghetti Dinner
September 9 & 10 – Burning Mountain Festival
IMBA is Coming to Town!
May 6 and 7
Friday, May 6, 5:30 to 7 pm at New Castle Library “Better Living through Trails,”
Saturday, May 7, 9 am to 4 pm “Subaru/IMBA Trail Building School
Join us at the Community Center for classroom work, then in the afternoon on the trail
Lunch will be provided by Maud’s on Main, you can pre-register for both events at rfmba.org
or RSVP at (970)948-3486
Events at the Library
April 11-25 – One Book 4 Colorado
All Colorado 4 year-olds can get a copy of the same book this spring!
April 19 – 10:30 am
Infant & Toddler Storytime
April 19 – 6 pm Book Bites
April 20 – 6:30 pm Family Movie Night
April 21 – 10:30 am Preschool Storytime
April 22 – 10 am Mighty Makers Club Imagination Chapter
April 22 – 1 pm It’s Elementary!
April 22 – 3 pm Bistro Book Club
April 23 – 1 pm Captivating Cuba
April 26 – All GC Public Libraries will be closed for Staff training day
For more information, call 984-2346
New Castle Needlework Guild
Bring your project and join us
at Hacienda El Patron on Main St.
Come anytime from 6:30 to 8:30 pm
1st and 3rd Mondays of the month
Grand Avenue Bridge Updates
Traffic Impacts and Construction Activity for the week of April 17 to April 22 New Traffic Impacts:
Roadwork begins on Exit 114:
Expect a one lane configuration at the Exit 114 interchange. the westbound on-ramp and the north roundabout will be in a one lane configuration throughout the summer construction season. Exit 116 will remain open. Grand Avenue Bridge:
Expect one lone closures on the Grand Avenue Bridge from 9 am to 3 pm, daily. Pedestrian and Trails:
Two Rivers Park pedestrian bridge will be closed on Monday April 18 to Wednesday April 20.
On April 19, Patrick Stuckey will have completed 6 years of service as Town Councilor. Merle Means has been with the Town Council for a total of 4 years.
The Town will honor them and recognize their enormous contributions to the town at Town Hall on April 19, 7 pm. Join us to thank these dedicated public servants.
Colorado River Fire Rescue
is recruiting for Volunteer Firefighters and Support Staff go to their website www.crfr.us to apply