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September 2014 - Special Events

Released on Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Contact Information
Jill Mueggenberg, 970.221.6358,
Pooch Plunge
Calling all dogs! It’s your turn to take a dip in City Park Pool! Each pooch can bring two human friends (no swimming with your four-legged friend, please). And bid on a Silent Auction item while you are there! Tickets on sale beginning August 1 and can be purchased at City Park Pool, 1599 City Park Dr., and Advanced Animal Care, 1530 Riverside Ave, Fort Collins, CO.
Location: City Park Pool, 1599 City Park Dr.
Date: Monday, 9/1
Time: 4:00-7:00 PM
Cost: $5 advance/$8 day of

Historical Café: Buffalo Bill Experience
Jeff Norman, re-enactor will take you back to the untamed frontier. He will talk about the Civil War, the Western Expansion, and the Indian Wars. He will talk about his concept and organization of the unprecedented international Wild West Show. Included will be humor, drama and little known historical anecdotes.
Note: Lunch will be served. Please indicate special dietary needs at registration.
Age: 50 year & up
Location: Senior Center
Date: Thursday, 9/18
Time: 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Cost: $20 or $16 for Senior Center Members

Cemetery Stroll
“Under the Shadow of the Civil War: a Fort is Born” is the theme for the 19th Annual Cemetery Stroll, the longest historical presentation event in Fort Collins. Learn why the Fort was established and why it’s named for Colonel Collins. Food provided by MacKenzie Place and the Senior Center.
Age: All
Location: Grandview Cemetery
Date: Saturday, 9/20
Time: 10:00 AM & 1:30 PM
Cost: $6

For more information on any of these programs, please call 970.221.6256 or email
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