February 15 – Town Hall closed for Presidents Day
February 15 – 12 noon Lunch at Senior Housing
February 15 – HPC has been re-scheduled for February 22
February 16 – 7 pm Town Council meeting at Town Hall
February 17 – 12 noon River Center Senior Network Luncheon
Future Events ~ Mark Your Calendars
February 27 – 2016 Annual Ice Bowl on Fire Mountain Disc Course
Early March – New Castle Recreation Spring Activity Guide
April 16 – 7 to 11 am Community Health Fair at Coal Ridge High School
June 26 – Festival of Many Cultures
September 9 & 10 – Burning Mountain Festival
Liberty Classical Academy cordially invites you to a
CIVIL WAR BALL
March 12, 2016
6 pm at New Hope Church
The Wooden Nickel String Band with Ron Young as the caller. Period attire admired but not required.. Tickets are $10 per person or $25 per family and are available at LCA-CO.com or 984-0604
Events at the Library
February 16 – 10:30 am
Infant & Toddler Storytime
February 18 – 10:30 am Preschool Storytime
February 18 – 6 pm War and Peace (1942-1954)
February 19 – 10 am Mighty Makers Club Imagination Chapter
February 19 – 12 noon Paws to Read
February 19 – 1 pm It’s Elementary!
February 19 – 3 pm Bistro Book Club
February 20 – 1 pm Family Photo Scanning & Youth Oral History Project
February – Food for Fines and Winter Reading Scavenger Hunt
Book A Librarian
Available by appointment, All ages
Book a librarian to get help with tablets, e-readers, and computer programs and Apps such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Word, and Excel. Call us today to schedule your 30 minute one-on-one help session: 984-2346
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 Construction Update
The construction activity for the week of: February 15 – 21, 2016
Pedestrians should access the pedestrian bridge from Cooper St. using the current pedestrian bridge stairs. Get walking: it is a good time to stroll the pedestrian bridge and view the causeway and caisson construction.
The potential dates for the night closure of I-70 in both directions are February 20, 21, 22 and 23.
7th Street will be closed both directions from Colorado Ave. to Cooper St.
River Street will have restricted vehicular access. traffic control in the area.
Interstate 70 eastbound at exit 116 will be reduced to one lane. This will be the condition throughout Phase II.
Through the end of the month, the Grand Avenue Bridge from 6th to 8th Street will have periodic variable lane closures in each direction from 9 am to 3 pm. The contractor is working to install the temporary walkway along the existing traffic bridge.