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Wheat Ridge Historical Society est. 1974

           

The Wheat Ridge Historical Society 

Wants you to write or record your Wheat Ridge Story!!

Write your story on a word document and email it to us... or you can record your voice on your iPhone or other device and text or email us the file.

We will be sharing those stories and more during our 50th Anniversary celebrations in 2024.  

Please use some or all of the following questions to get started 

What is your full name?

When were you born?

Where were you born?

When did you move to Wheat Ridge?

Where did you go to school?

What is your favorite Wheat Ridge memory?

 

          Click on the more button to access a word document for your story.

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The Wheat Ridge
Historical Society

    Invites you to our 

     Second Saturday Socials

      10 am to 2 pm

Our  Winter socials will be In-Person.

at the Baugh House 11361 W. 44th Ave 

 

 

Valentine's Day Celebration

February 11

Help the society make handmade valentine cards for area seniors or make some for your family & friends. Learn more about Cupid and Eros.

Enjoy snacks, music, and socializing  

Spring Equinox ~ March 11   

Hear our Storytellers and enter our Tall Tale Contest with Prizes ~ Sharing Gardening information for the upcoming season. Enjoy snacks, music and socializing!

Earth Day ~ April 8 Plant exchange bring your extra seedlings to exchange with other gardeners ~ Learn ways to reduce, reuse and recycle. Learn about locations where you can recycle close to home.

Save the date 

May Festival ~ May 13 At the W. R. Historical Park 

Yard Sale ~ June 10 Annual Yard Sale 

Membership Appreciation Day ~ July 8 At the W. R. Historical Park 

Heritage Day ~ August 12 

Dogs on Display~ September 9            

Apple Cider Day ~ October 14   At the W. R. Historical Park 

Veteran’s Day with Craft & Book Exchange ~ November 11  

Holiday Celebration ~ December 9     

Free Neighborhood Event:

         Light Bulb and Battery Recycling         

Drop off used batteries and lightbulbs to be recycled at the Wheat Ridge Historical Society's Second Saturday Social 

Saturday, February 11th 10am-2pm

 at the Baugh House 11361 W. 44th Ave 

Accepted:

Alkaline and rechargeable (alkaline type) batteries
Watch and button batteries
Lithium batteries
Incandescent, compact fluorescent, LED, fluorescent
bulbs/tubes

 

NOT Accepted:

Car batteries
Power tool batteries
Leaking batteries
Broken bulbs/glass

Interested in getting involved? Email sustainablefruitdale@gmail.com. Let's learn and share together.

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Come and learn more about the history of Wheat Ridge from our volunteer historians.

 

Historical Park

4610  Robb St.

Baugh House 

11361 West 44th Ave 

Wheat Ridge Historical Society 

PO Box 1833

Wheat Ridge, Co 80034

303-421-9111

wrhistorical@gmail.com

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The Wheat Ridge Historical Society

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