Wheat Ridge Historical Society est. 1974
The Wheat Ridge Historical Society CELEBRATING 50 YEARS
Our March sponsor
is located at 4114 Harlan St. in Wheat Ridge give them a call at
Southwest Gardens is open year round for complete plant and gardening needs. As the area's premier supplier they have perennials, annuals, and house plants; beautiful hanging baskets and one of Colorado's largest succulent collections. With over 70 years of combined experience and an onsite Herbalist, their staff has the knowledge you can depend on!
The Wheat Ridge Historical Society
Invites you to our
Second Saturday Socials
10 am to 2 pm
Our spring socials will be In-Person.
at the Baugh House 11361 W. 44th Ave March & April
Spring Equinox ~ March 9 Representatives from a local gardening center will be on hand to share some handy gardening information. Learn about the WR Happiness Gardens. Tell an Irish tale and win a prize!
Earth Day ~ April 13 Learn about the Leave No Trace program and Wheat Ridge Sustainability Program (think Reduce/Reuse/Recycle). Bring your extra seedlings for a plant exchange with other gardeners.
May Festival ~ May 11 at the WR Historical Park (4610 Robb St.) May Pole Dances at 11 am & 1 pm. Learn about the history of the May basket and day. Enjoy music by the Golden Strings Bluegrass band, as well as the Model T Club, craft demonstrations, animals, games and a local food truck.
Our February event was a fun day of making Valentine's Cards for local area seniors. We delivered over 75 cards!! Our thanks to
The Craft Box for providing card stock and envelopes for our hand made cards.
Our hostess Jeanette Boro organized the event and helped make alot of those cards!!!
We will be collecting Used Batteries at our March event with our partners at Sustainable Wheatridge Remember batteries are not good for the environment so putting them in your trash gets them into land fills where they deteriorate into the soil. For more information go to
Save the date
Bikes & Bingo - June 8,2024
Membership Appreciation Day ~ July 13, 2024
Heritage Day ~ August 10
Dogs on “Paw-rade” ~ September 14
2024 Second Saturday Socials will be celebrations
of the Society's 50th Anniversary.
Looking for Storytellers of Wheat Ridge History, Wheat Ridge Clubs and groups to share their information at our events, craft demonstrators, food trucks, volunteers, musicians and historians to join us. Please leave a phone message at 303-431-9111 or email email@example.com
We are also looking for Wheat Ridge Stories see the Word Document questions to get you started writing your story to share with your family, friends and the Historical Society !
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