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Weather Forecast for Lafayette

This Afternoon

Sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

Tonight

Mostly clear, with a low around 42. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.

Wednesday

Sunny, with a high near 73. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

Wednesday Night

A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

Thursday

A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

Thursday Night

A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

Friday

A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

Friday Night

A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

Saturday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

Saturday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

Sunday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

Sunday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

Monday

A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

Lafayette News and Events

2019 Spring Citizens' Police Academy - FULL

Event dates: February 27, 2019 - May 22, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Location:
451 N. 111th St.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
The Citizens' Police Academy is a unique 12 week mini-police academy for citizens 15 and older. The academy meets once a week to explain and demonstrate many of the department's policies, divisions and functions. Some areas covered include DUI investigation, crime scene investigation, felony car stops, traffic enforcement, tactics, SWAT and officer safety. If you have ever wondered why the police do what they do to keep you safe, apply to attend the 2019 spring academy! Applications and background checks are required. Applications available online & at the police department. Typically we hold one academy a year, in the fall. Due to an overwhelming interest in the fall 2018 academy, we are opening up a spring academy in 2019. The spring class is already filling up! Seating is limited, so apply early! SPRING ACADEMY IS NOW FULL!

Great Outdoors Waterpark Spring Pass Drive!

Event dates: April 1, 2019 - April 30, 2019
Event Time: 08:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Location:
111 W. Baseline Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026

Curbside Spring Clean-Up: NORTH of Baseline (NOT REPUBLIC CUSTOMERS)

Event date: April 23, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location:
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Every Spring, the City of Lafayette offers curbside collection of yard waste and tree branches only for those who are NOT on the City's 3-Cart Pay-As-You-Throw Trash Program.

For map, schedule and guidelines: http://www.cityoflafayette.com/588/Spring-Cleanup

(Republic Services customers- please view your event dates and details here: http://local.republicservices.com/site/Lafayette-co/events-services ).

Rolf's Travel Adventures

Event date: April 23, 2019
Event Time: 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Rolfs Travel Adventures is a proud partner of Lafayette Senior Services for local extended trips. For more information, contact the Recreation Coordinator via email at heideb@cityoflafayette.com or at 303-661-1491.

Human Rights Commission - CANCELLED

Event date: April 23, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
775 W. Baseline Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
The Human Rights Commission for Tuesday, April 23 has been cancelled.

Planning Commission Meeting

Event date: April 23, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location:
1290 S. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026

Cultural Arts Commission Meeting

Event date: April 23, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location:
201 N. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026

Memory Cafe

Event date: April 24, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
This drop-in program is for people with younger onset Alzheimers disease and their care partners. Memory Caf offers peer and facilitator support, resources and education.

Planning Commission Meeting

Event date: April 24, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location:
1290 S. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026

National Agriculture Day at Harney Lastoka Farm

Event date: April 27, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:
W. South Boulder Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Come out with your family and celebrate National Agriculture Day at Harney Lastoka Open Space in Lafayette. Harney Lastoka Open Space is a 7th generation working farm and is co-owned and managed by Lafayette, Louisville and Boulder County. This fun, family event will feature a Farm Tour, Hay Rides, Kid's planting Activity, and History Presentations. Attendees will also have the opportunity to purchase local produce. FREE parking available in the adjacent Kerr Community Gardens and the Louisville Sports Complex. For more information, please call City of Lafayette Open Space Superintendent, Rob Burdine.

Drug Take Back / Document Shred Event

Event date: April 27, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location:
745 N US Hwy 287
North Side Parking Lot
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
The Lafayette Police Department participates in the national prescription drug take back events each year, which focuses on removing potentially dangerous controlled substances from our medicine cabinets. A national take back day provides the public an opportunity to surrender expired, unwanted or unused pharmaceutical controlled substances and other medications to law enforcement officers for destruction. Items which cannot be accepted for take back programs are needles, mercury thermometers, oxygen containers, chemotherapy or radioactive substances, pressurized canisters and illicit drugs. The shred event provides the public an opportunity to safely get rid of old documents and possibly avoid identity theft. Please limit your shred items to no more than 3 bags or boxes. Items which cannot be accepted are newspapers, phone books, magazines or catalogues.

Lafayette Youth Poetry Prize

Event date: April 27, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Location:
201 N. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Poetry Reading and Reception for the Lafayette Youth Poetry Prize. Free and Open to the public.

Mardi Gras Casino - Blackhawk

Event date: April 29, 2019
Event Time: 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Location:
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
The casino package includes $5 free play on card, free drinks while gambling and possible other incentives. You must use your player card to earn points and receive package. Meals are on your own. Fee includes charter bus transportation. Registration deadline is two weeks prior to date

Screen Free Week

Event dates: April 29, 2019 - May 5, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Location:
111 W. Baseline Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
The average American devotes more than 10 hours a day to screen time between recreational, educational and professional use.

Get back those hours and reap the benefits by participating in Screen Free Week; a dedicated time to turn off the screen and turn on improved sleep, better regulated moods and more organized behavior all benefits of less screen time.

Register and participate in screen-free activities all week at the BBRC!

April 29, 2019 Workshop

Event date: April 29, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
1290 S. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026

Curbside Spring Clean-Up: SOUTH of Baseline (NOT REPUBLIC CUSTOMERS)

Event date: April 30, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location:
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Every Spring, the City of Lafayette offers curbside collection of yard waste and tree branches only for those who are NOT on the City's 3-Cart Pay-As-You-Throw Trash Program.

For map, schedule and guidelines: http://www.cityoflafayette.com/588/Spring-Cleanup

(Republic Services customers- please view your event dates and details here: http://local.republicservices.com/site/Lafayette-co/events-services ).

Older Americans Month Celebration

Event dates: May 1, 2019 - May 31, 2019
Event Time: 05:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026

Tai Chi (Intermediate)

Event date: May 1, 2019
Event Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
This class is for people who have taken the first Tai Chi course and have gotten a taste of basic Tai Chi movements, the form, and are now ready to go deeper. This course offers deep bending and more complex movements, as well as more of the Simplified 37 Posture Form.

Tai Chi (Beginner)

Event date: May 2, 2019
Event Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Tai Chi is an easy and gentle exercise that develops body awareness that can help seniors keep their balance. It can also keep seniors stay healthy and mobile so they can maintain their independence and lead full lives. It is great for newbies, older people and people who dont like to sweat too much.

Lafayette Open Space Advisory Committee

Event date: May 2, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
1290 S. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Meetings start at 6:00 PM with public input. Check the meeting agenda for complete details.

Waste Reduction Advisory Committee (WRAC) Meeting

Event date: May 2, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
775 W. Baseline Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
The Waste Reduction Advisory Committee (WRAC) meets the first Thursday of each month.

Cinco de Mayo Potluck!

Event date: May 3, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Celebrate Mexican culture at this themed potluck. Non-alcoholic margaritas provided. Bring your favorite CD of Mexican music to play.

Identidad Artists Reception

Event date: May 3, 2019
Event Time: 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
201 N. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Identidad/Identity Exhibit exploring Latino roots in art featuring, Jerry Rael, Arturo Garcia, and Joaquin Gonzales
Artists Reception Friday May 3; 5 - 7 pm
Exhibit runs May 2 - June 22

Educational Trailhead Stations on Coal Creek

Event date: May 4, 2019
Event Time: 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Join Lafayette Open Space volunteers for an informal display of local natural history and human history located at the S. Public Road Trailhead on Coal Creek, mile south of S. Boulder Road. Show and tell items, interactive activities and other educational materials are featured. The initial session will feature a variety of activities and exhibits especially on Earth Day!

Lafayette birds!

Event date: May 5, 2019
Event Time: 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
1600 Caria Dr
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Beginning birders are invited to experience the fun and discovery of birdwatching at Greenlee Wildlife Preserve located in the NW section of Waneka Lake Park. Knowledgeable birdwatchers will be on hand every Sunday with binoculars and spotting scopes bringing the world of birds alive. View various ducks, herons, waterfowl, and song birds alike. Learn how to use binoculars while field guides teach how to recognize bird species through sound. "Birds" is a verb...come out and "bird" with other enthusiasts. Youth must be accompanied by adults; suitable for all ages. No RSVP required...drop by anytime between the hours of 1:00 and 3:00 PM. Greenlee Wildlife Preserve is a nationally recognized marsh where thousands of birds flock each year to take advantage of its rich biological and ecological habitat.

Active Living Every Day

Event date: May 6, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Need more physical activity in your daily life to stay healthy? Don't know how to keep healthy habits going? With ALED, you'll develop ways to be active every day by overcoming barriers, setting realistic goals and building confidence and motivation with social support.

Come Om! Chanting Group

Event date: May 6, 2019
Event Time: 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Uplift your spirits and soothe your soul singing simple heart-opening original and traditional chants from around the world. Experience the healing vibrations of crystal singing bowls.

Ageless Grace

Event date: May 6, 2019
Event Time: 03:15 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Learn anti-aging exercises almost anyone can do and gain 21 simple tools for life long comfort and ease. Timeless fitness for body and mind!

Historic Preservation Board Meeting

Event date: May 6, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Location:
1290 S. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026

Basic Foot Care

Event date: May 7, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Foot care for those who want just the basics: foot soak, short lotion massage and nail file pedicure.

Reiki and Voice Yoga

Event date: May 7, 2019
Event Time: 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Enjoy Reiki Meditation and vocal sound exploration to: Develop the power of your presence, assist you in de-stressing and relaxing, aid you with more easeful communication with family & friends, help you speak up from your heart with confidence and deepen your emotional intelligence.

Willoughby Corner - Affordable Housing Info Night!

Event date: May 7, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Boulder County Housing Authority is excited for Willoughby Corner, a 400-unit affordable housing community to be at the intersection of East Emma St. and 120th St. With a significant number of age-restricted units, as well as many units featuring universal design principles, this community offers a much-needed solution for Lafayette older adults as well as others. Please join us to learn more about the project and offer feedback.

City Council Meeting

Event date: May 7, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
1290 S. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Meeting start times vary. Please follow the agenda link below for actual start time