Official Communications from the Town of Lyons

Quarterly Town Hall Art Show

Town Hall Art Show

Deliver on Friday, April 5
Reception on Saturday, April 6

Calling all artists! Be a part of the 2019 quarterly Lyons' Town Hall Art Shows! Art of all mediums, by artists of all ages, abilities, and artistic interpretation are invited to be hung in the Shirley F. Johnson Council Chambers for a quarter. Bring your artwork, in accordance with the quarter theme, to Lyons Town Hall on the Friday, April 5. Then, all are invited to the new show's opening reception on Saturday, April 6. 


Play with innuendos, interpretations, double meanings, and plays on words! Art of all mediums, by artists of all ages, abilities, and artistic interpretation are invited to share what "Rock, Ram, Run" means to you!

Deliver "Rock, Ram, Run" hangable creations on Friday, April 5, between 5 and 7 p.m. at Lyons Town Hall. Reservations are not required.

Opening Reception: Saturday, April 6, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Community show opening, tapas potluck, and live music! 

safeTALK Suicide Awareness

Tuesday, April 2 | 6 to 9:30 p.m. | Lyons Community Church | Free

safeTALK Suicide Awareness

safeTALK is a suicide alertness training that teaches you to recognize persons with thoughts of suicide and to connect them to suicide intervention resources.
It is based on some fundamental assumptions about suicide:

  • Suicide can be prevented
  • Thoughts of suicide are understandable, complex, and personal
  • Intervention skills are known and can be learned
Open to anyone 15 years old and older. Anyone under 18 needs to have signed permission from a guardian or parent.

Register and questions:

Garden in a Box

Garden in a Box Update

Only a few discounts remaining!

There are very few $25 discounts for Garden in a Box remaining, for Town of Lyons water utility customers ONLY! Once the discounted rate sells out, all the varieties of gardens will still be available for full price. Shop gardens and learn more at

About Garden in a Box

Garden In A Box, a selection of professionally designed, perennial gardens that use xeric (low-water) plants, offers residents a simple approach to an eye-catching yard. These do-it-yourself garden kits feature 14-32 locally grown starter plants, 1-3 professionally designed plant-by-number maps, and a comprehensive plant and care guide that makes you an instant planting pro. Whether you are looking to redesign a portion of your yard, attract bees and butterflies, or simply increase your curb appeal, Garden In A Box makes it easy!

Upcoming Recreation Programs

Upcoming Recreation Programs

The Town is excited to present an array of spring and summer recreation programs. Part of the lineup includes:

  • Kids Mountain Biking Clinic
  • Kids Healthy Cooking Classes
  • Women's Mountain Biking Clinics
  • Bookmaking
  • Heartsong World Music Class
With many more to come! Find all information, including how to register at the Recreation Programs page.

We're Hiring!

Looking for a meaningful job, or know someone who is? Look no further - the Town of Lyons is hiring! The Town is currently seeking candidates for:
  • Recreation Coordinator
  • Finance Director/Treasurer
  • Maintenance Worker 1
  • Park Attendant
  • Seasonal Parks and Public Works Maintenance Worker
View all job opportunities and apply at

Lyons International Film Festival

Saturday, April 6 | Rogers Hall | 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Lyons International Film Festival
The 5th Annual Lyons International Film Festival is Saturday, April 6, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., at Rogers Hall. This year's films are devoted to those who love nature, the outdoors and connecting to others. The film festival has a mixture of documentaries and fun stories, including stories about resilience, the individualist, the trailblazer, and those who take the road less traveled; the films were selected with the Lyons in mind. Filmmakers from all over the world will be traveling to Lyons to represent their film.

Tickets are on sale now via An all-day pass to all the films is $25, and tickets to the individual blocks are $10.

Burning Can at Lyons Outdoor Games

Burning Can at Lyons Outdoor Games

Pre-sale Tickets Now on Sale!

Saturday, June 1 | Bohn Park
Lots to do and see for all ages!

Join us on June 1, 2019 for this year's Burning Can at Lyons Outdoor Games. This year's festivities include Outlaw Yoga, Kayaking, a Trail Run / Beer Relay, Dock Dogs, Bike Obstacle Race, BMX Dirt Jump Comp, and so much more. More than 70 breweries will take part in Burning Can. Plus, just announced, Moon Taxi has been added to the musical lineup!

Pre-sale tickets are available now at

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