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DOUGLAS COUNTY DEMOCRATS:
PO Box 2857
Parker, CO 80134
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Highlands Ranch & Lone Tree Democrats
The Highlands Ranch/Lone Tree Democrats provide a forum for residents of Highlands Ranch and Lone Tree to get together to socialize with like minded people, participate in projects, and become involved in legislation and candidates that further the needs of their communities.
PROGRESSIVE BOOK CLUB
The Progressive Book Club provides a place to socialize and discuss books about current topics of interest.
Meetings are held the second Wednesday of most months (July & August were skipped in 2009).
Time: 7:00 PM
Tattered Cover Book Store
Town Center in Highlands Ranch
9315 Dorchester St.
LIBERAL LADIES OF DOUGLAS COUNTY
Liberal Ladies purpose is to network the women of Douglas County (Democrats and all other like-minded women) who can't always make it to the evening meetings because of family commitments. While there are more than 10,000 registered Democrats in Highlands Ranch and Lone Tree, alone too many Democratic women, especially moms, feel isolated. "I thought I was the only Democrat around here" is a common comment. We are women who want to effect change for ourselves, our children and our country by promoting progressive values. We want to be a great group to meet and network with like minded women while encouraging involvement in community life and politics.
Children are always welcome.
Contact: Delana Maynes at email@example.com
DEMS IN LONE TREE FIRST FRIDAY HAPPY HOUR
Good Friends, Good Food, Good Drinks, Good Talk
First Friday of each month at 5:45 PM
Los Arcos Mexican Restaurant
9045 Forsstrom Dr
Lone Tree, CO 80124
(Yosemite & Kimmer)
ON YOUR LEFT
A social/activity group focused on bringing progressives together to combat the health care crisis by living a healthy lifestyle.
* Cycling Groups
* Walking / Running Groups
* Skiing / Snowboarding Outings
* Organized Hiking Trips
* Cooking / Dinner Clubs Focused on Healthy Eating
* Team Event Participation, i.e. Charitable Events (Race for the Cure), Local Events (Highlands Ranch Run Series), Etc.
We intend On Your Left events to be appropriate for all ability and/or fitness levels and to be family friendly as often as possible.
And here is a Drinking Liberally Group in Douglas County:
Drinking Liberally - South Metro
Drinking Liberally is an informal, progressive club with over 180 chapters across the country.
It's a simple way to meet other liberals, progressives and Democrats from your area on a regular basis. Enjoy a nice pint of beer with folks who have great conversation and also want to see Colorado turn a deeper shade of Blue.
Twice a month
Second Thursday, 8:00pm
Fourth Thursday, 5:30pm
Highlands Ranch Town Center
9352 Dorchester St
Highlands Ranch, CO 80129
C-470 to Lucent
South to Highlands Ranch Pkwy
Left to Town Center
Right into Town Center
Lansdowne Arms is on the Town Square
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Caucus of the Douglas County Democrats
The LGBT Caucus continues our work to promote equal rights for all LGBT people in Douglas County.
- Support the Douglas County Democratic Party and its candidates.
- Provide a forum in which lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender citizens and supporters may gather and discuss issues and advise the county Party on matters of interest to the LGBT community.
- Promote activities in support of the LGBT community in Douglas County.
If you are interested in joining the caucus, please visit our Yahoo Group, Douglas County Democrats LGBT Caucus, at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/dougcodemslgbt/. All LGBT people, plus supporters and friends, are welcome!
DOG PARK DEMOCRATS
Meet every evening, weather permitting, at Rover's Run Off-Leash Park.
Winter schedule anytime from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Rover's Run Off-Leash Park
Town Center Drive and Foothills Canyon Blvd. near Redstone Complex
For those of you with diesel cars or trucks, here is a biodiesel station in Castle Rock:
Western Convenience: 810 Wilcox St, Castle Rock, CO 80104, 303-688-3508. Offers B20 (good in any diesel engine). Open 24 HRs.
GREEN BUSINESSES IN DOUGLAS COUNTY AREA: These are some of the best local businesses around. Taken from the Green America Green Pages
A modern, eco-friendly line of soft-soled baby shoes designed by moms for hip and active babies everywhere.
711 Briar Ridge Ct.
Castle Rock, CO 80108
Green Website Solutions
"The first and only environmentally friendly, 100% solar-powered Web hosting service available on the market today."
8547 E Arapahoe Rd.
Englewood, CO 80112
Water purification systems. NSF certified to reduce broadest range of contaminants. "Get the Toxins out!" Lifetime warranty. Reverse osmosis systems. No more bottles in landfills.
6892 W. Eldorado Pl.
Lakewood, CO 80227-5207
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