Official Communications from the Town of Lyons

Leaf Collection

Leaf Collection

Saturday, Nov. 16 | 9 a.m. to noon

On Saturday, November 16, between 9 a.m. and noon, bring your leaf piles to the wastewater treatment plant (198 2nd Ave.) for free drop-off! The leaves collected will be responsibly composted at a commercial site. Please bring leaves in paper bags or bins (loose); leaves brought in plastic bags will dumped and the bag will be sent back with the individual.

This event is sponsored by the Sustainable Futures Commission.

Pay-As-You-Throw Informational Meeting

Thursday, Nov. 21 and Tuesday, Nov. 26 | 6 to 7 p.m. | Lyons Town Hall

On Thursday, November 21 and Tuesday, November 26, members of the Sustainable Futures Commission will be holding informational meetings on the proposed pay-as-you-throw model. Both meetings will be from 6 to 7 p.m. at Town Hall. 

The Board of Trustees will be interviewing the two waste hauling companies that submitted bids at the December 2, 2019 Board of Trustees workshop, beginning at 5:30 p.m. 

Mason Jar Candle Holders Mixed Media Art Class

The perfect holiday gift!

Mason Jar Luminarias
Mason Jar Luminarias
Mason Jar Luminarias
Join the Lyons Recreation Department for another fun-filled art class. Working with paint, markers, fabrics, assorted objects, and tissue paper, artists will use mixed media techniques to create beautiful mason jar candle-holding luminarias. These candle holders make lovely holiday gifts. Trish Murtha returns with her fun and informative style to teach this class, bringing over 30 years experience teaching art to students of all ages.

Ages: 8-14
Date: Wednesday, Nov 20, 3:30-5pm, Walt Self (basement), 335 Railroad Ave
Fee: $12

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Heil Valley Ranch Prescribed Burn

Heil Valley Ranch Prescribed Burn 

Sunday, Nov. 17

Smoke may be visible northwest of Boulder.
Boulder County Parks & Open Space and the Sheriff’s Office Fire Management Program will close Heil Valley Ranch on Sunday, Nov. 17 to conduct a prescribed burn northwest of Boulder. Heil Valley Ranch Open Space is located between US 36/Foothills Hwy and SH 7, from roughly Lefthand Canyon Rd. to the Town of Lyons.

Smoke and flames may be visible for days to weeks following a prescribed burn. There may be heavy smoke in the air. Please do not call 911 since a prescribed burn is not an emergency.

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Families Can Create

Saturday, November 16 | Lyons Regional Library

Series 3 of 4: Music
Families Can Create

Mental Health First Aid

Saturday, November 16 | 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Free!

Mental health first aid

Holiday Parade of Lights

Saturday, December 7, beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Holiday Parade of Lights
The bright glow of the holidays is once again coming to the Town of Lyons on December 7! The annual Holiday Parade of Lights is an exciting community tradition, which includes music, fireworks, and a stunning parade through town.The parade kicks off at 6:30 p.m., followed by the fireworks display, beginning at 7:40 p.m.

We Appreciate Your Support!

This staple event aims to strengthen community and inspire togetherness, and we're asking for your help. It is in huge thanks to generous donors that this spectacular event remains just that. All donations directly support the costs of the parade and fireworks show - a production exceeding $8,500 annually. We thank you in advance for your contribution toward continuing this special Lyons tradition for years to come.



The Parade of Lights is also made possible by volunteer support. Check out this year's volunteer opportunities and be a part of this cherished community event! Each volunteer position is vital for the overall production, and we recognize and appreciate each volunteer.

Volunteer Opportunities >>

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