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Weather Forecast for Lafayette

Tonight

Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

Sunday

A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Sunday Night

A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -7. East northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

Washington's Birthday

A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -8. East wind around 7 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Monday Night

A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 4. East northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

Tuesday

A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.

Tuesday Night

A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.

Wednesday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

Wednesday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.

Thursday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

Thursday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

Friday

Partly sunny, with a high near 35.

Friday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

Saturday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.

Lafayette News and Events

Resolution Solution Program Begins!

Event dates: January 2, 2019 - February 28, 2019
Event Time: 05:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Location:
111 W. Baseline Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Make 2019 the year you succeed! Whether you are looking to train for an event, lose weight, or establish a general fitness plan, you can succeed with the help of our dedicated fitness staff. This seven-week program will teach you how to set S.M.A.R.T (specific, measurable, achievable, results-focused, and time- bound) goals and lets you earn points for prizes as you take steps towards your finish line! Find a community of support at the Recreation Center and meet weekly with professionals that know how to get you there.

City Council Meeting

Event date: February 19, 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.

Lafayette Youth Advisory Committee

Event date: February 20, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location:
111 W. Baseline Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Meeting usually start at 6:30pm. Check the agenda for more information

Flying WILD Workshop

Event date: February 20, 2019
Event Time: 03:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Location:
1405 Centauir Village Dr
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Flying WILD Workshop for Teachers /
Educators is a hands-on, interactive workshop thats all about birds! This workshop, presented by Jennifer Standlee, Northeast Region Education Coordinator for Colorado Parks and Wildlife, will include avian
biology, migratory bird facts, bird identification and more. Participants will receive a Flying WILD curriculum book and many ideas about how to incorporate bird education into classrooms and beyond. This curriculum is primarily aimed at middle school students (while adaptable for students of all ages). Snacks and drinks provided. Please register by emailing Martin Ogle at the email address provided on this page.

Active Minds Seminar: Renewable Energy

Event date: February 20, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
775 W. Baseline Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Join the highly regarded adult learning forum Active Minds as we survey the current state of renewable energy and look at the various forces that will influence how these resources will evolve in the future. This is the first of four seminars presented by Active Minds and co-sponsored by Lafayette Senior Services and the Lafayette Public Library.

Senior Housing 102: Creative Solutions

Event date: February 21, 2019
Event Time: 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Explore creative solutions to stay in the home you own or rent affordably when subsidized housing is not an immediate option.
Registration required.

The Peaks Prime Rib Fridays

Event date: February 22, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
2300 Indian Peaks Trail
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Come join us for The Peaks Prime Rib Fridays, a delicious dinner event hosted by Tess Murdock and Phil Pautz at the The Peaks Bar & Grill. Part of the proceeds from these dinners goes toward raising money for Sister Carmen. The Peaks Bar and Grill is located in the clubhouse at Indian Peaks Golf Course in Lafayette. This red table cloth dinner event is a great way to spend your Friday evening while helping the community at the same time. Space is limited so please RSVP by 12:00noon one day in advance to secure your table.

Bagels with Council

Event date: February 23, 2019
Event Time: 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location:
711 Exclesior Place
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Join the Lafayette City Council for a series of monthly chat sessions that run September through May.

The format is a casual group conversation that may be prompted by a specific topic, but always includes participant-led questions and discussions.

These monthly events provide residents with an opportunity to interact with their elected officials outside of a formal meeting environment. Events are scheduled on a variety of days and times to accommodate residents' varying schedules. We hope you can join us for an upcoming event.

Stories of the Land - Celebrating Open Space

Event date: February 24, 2019
Event Time: 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Location:
414 E. Simpson St.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Enjoy tales celebrating the connection of people to the places they live. Celebrate Mother Nature and the many beautiful Open Spaces of Lafayette. Storytellers, Eric Patterson & Wynn Montgomery will tell folktales, legends, and myths as well as help participants learn about Lafayette Open Space. This program will take place in The Hive at East Simpson Coffee Co., a perfect place for
wintertime storytelling! For families with kids 7 and up (adults without children are also welcome). Participants are encouraged to come early and get a hot beverage of their choice or a snack! Please RSVP by emailing Martin at the address provided on this page.

Mardi Gras Casino - Blackhawk

Event date: February 25, 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

Making Ends Meet on A Shoestring Budget

Event date: February 25, 2019
Event Time: 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Learn tips, strategies and resources to make your dollars go farther. Topics include food, bills, utilities, taxes, insurance, debt and more.
Registration required.

Courageous Aging

Event date: February 25, 2019
Event Time: 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Discussion and activities will be framed around Dr. Ken Druck's book "Courageous Aging: Your Best Years Ever Reimagined".

Human Rights Commission

Event date: February 26, 2019
Event Time: 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
775 W. Baseline Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
The Human Rights Commission meets on the 4th Tuesday of each month.

Planning Commission Meeting

Event date: February 26, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location:
1290 S. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026

Cultural Arts Commission Meeting

Event date: February 26, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location:
201 N. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026

Open Space Volunteer Orientation

Event date: February 27, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:
2300 Indian Peaks Trail
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Lafayette Open Space is looking for a few good volunteers! Be part of a young, growing program that is bringing wonder, appreciation and enjoyment of Open Space to Lafayette citizens! We need people to help at and with: Trailhead education stations on Coal Creek; Lafayette birds! activities - monthly bird-watching sessions at Greenlee Wildlife Preserve; as well as publicity and promotional endeavors. Volunteers are highly encouraged to attend this fun event to become familiar with volunteer opportunities and requirements as well as meet other volunteers and City staff. Please RSVP by contacting Martin via email at the address provided on this page, or call 720-612-0506.

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!

Planning Commission Meeting

Event date: February 27, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location:
1290 S. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026

The Intersection of Religion and Politics in the Ancient World

Event date: February 28, 2019
Event Time: 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Location:
103 S. Iowa Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Religion and politics are intertwined in our modern world, but was this always the case? Join archaeologist Jeff Brzezinski (Ph.D., University of Colorado Boulder) in a discussion of how these institutions led to the rise of complex societies in Mexico, Europe, and the Near East that will challenge the way you think about both the ancient and modern world.

The Peaks Prime Rib Fridays

Event date: March 1, 2019
Event Time: 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:
2300 Indian Peaks Trail
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
Come join us for The Peaks Prime Rib Fridays, a delicious dinner event hosted by Tess Murdock and Phil Pautz at the The Peaks Bar & Grill. Part of the proceeds from these dinners goes toward raising money for Sister Carmen. The Peaks Bar and Grill is located in the clubhouse at Indian Peaks Golf Course in Lafayette. This red table cloth dinner event is a great way to spend your Friday evening while helping the community at the same time. Space is limited so please RSVP by 12:00noon one day in advance to secure your table.

Lead With Love - Reception

Event date: March 1, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:
201 N. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Description:
The Collective Community Art Center honors the Sister Carmen Community Center with the exhibit Lead with Love ~ Celebrating 40 Years of Good Work!

Join us for the exhibit and food drive to benefit the Sister Carmen Community Center February 28 - March 15