Residents can celebrate the opening of the W Line by riding it for free to each of Lakewood’s seven stations to participate in fun, food and festivities from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 27.
Residents can also post their favorite photos from the events on the City’s newly launched Facebook page, www.facebook.com/LakewoodGov
, or share their thoughts at #LakewoodWLine
on Twitter. Sheridan StationWorking Together: Denver, Lakewood and Edgewater
See plans for new housing opportunities along the light rail, hear great music, visit with local nonprofits and enjoy food trucks. Event sponsored by Urban Land Conservancy, 9 to 5 Winning Justice for Working Women, West Colfax Community Association, Two Creeks neighborhood, Villa Park neighborhood and the office of Denver Council member Paul Lopez. Lamar Station40 West Arts District Street Fair
Visit this gateway to the newest arts district to talk with artists, watch demonstrations and enjoy kid’s activities, chalk art, live entertainment, great food and more. Event sponsored by Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design, the 40 West Arts District and the Two Creeks neighborhood. Lakewood-Wadsworth Station
Celebrating Lakewood’s Past, Present and Future: History and Sustainability
See Lakewood’s history showcased along with live music, locally owned and operated businesses and restaurants, sustainability information and a video booth to share memories of Colfax and Lakewood. Event sponsored by the West Colfax Community Association, the Belmar district and neighborhood association as well as the Eiber Neighborhood Association. Garrison StationEiber: Great Neighbors
Listen to acapella bands and local school performances and see a historic Lakewood Police car. Event sponsored by the Eiber Neighborhood Association and St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Oak StationPlay Lakewood!
Discover all the fun things to do and see in Lakewood’s parks, recreation programs and art and cultural activities. Event sponsored City of Lakewood's Community Resources Department. Federal Center Station
Walk This Way: Celebrating Health, Wellness and Safety
Learn about staying healthy at St. Anthony Hospital’s Health and Wellness Fair, check out tips for light rail safety from West Metro Fire Rescue, see a fire truck and try great local food. Free seedlings also available. Event sponsored by St. Anthony Hospital, the West Chamber's Union Corridor Professionals group and West Metro Fire Rescue. Red Rocks Community College StationCelebrating Lakewood’s Great Education
Join the college in celebration of education and meet its new mascot, R2C2. Enjoy live music from RRCC’s music department, meet the rugby team and enter a chance to win a certificate for a free three-credit-hour class. Sponsored by Red Rocks Community College.
For more information, visit www.Lakewood.org/W
Posted on: Tuesday, April 16, 2013