CO GIVES DAYColorado’s largest day of giving, Colorado Gives Day, is taking place on Tuesday, December 10, 2019. On this day, thousands of people come together to support Colorado nonprofits.

Support Boys & Girls Clubs of Larimer County this Colorado Gives Day! BGCLC is the only comprehensive, facility-based, after-school and summer program in Larimer County that includes meals, positive youth development programming, and mentoring for only $20 per year, per child.

Your business can help support the BGCLC’s mission of enabling all young people, especially those who need it the most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.

Here are 3 possible ways to support:
1. Percentage of sales on Colorado Gives Day goes to BGCLC
2. Round-Up Option
3. Put out donation requests for customers (donation jar, pledge cards, etc.)

For more information, please contact Resource Development Director, Annalise Mecham at (970) 372-4537 or amecham@bgclarimer.org.

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Location: Wellington -

Join us downtown Saturday, December 7th for the Parade of Lights at 5 pm, and a chance to see Santa Claus!!!

***There is NO CHARGE for parade entries!!***

Follow the link below to download an Entry Form and submit it to the Town Hall by December 5th.

Additional details regarding the parade route, line up instructions and pre-registration can also be found on the Entry Form or visit www.townofwellington.com

Location: Eyestone Elementary School - 4000 Wilson Ave., 80549 Wellington, CO US

Craft FairThe Wellington Craft Fair happens on the 1st Saturday of December. There are over 90 different Crafters/Vendors. Everything from handmade soaps, to pottery. You’re sure you can get a few things and help support local small business owners.

Location: Wellington Public Library - 3800 Wilson Avenue, 80549 Wellington, CO US

CHRISTMAS FLYER 2019Join us as we gather at the Wellington Public Library for their Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony to kick-off the holiday events!!!

Special visit from Santa and one of his elves!! Book giveaway to all children present with a special live performance from the Wellington Community Band.

See you all at 6 pm on Friday, December 6th. This event is outdoors, so dress warmly.

Location: Wellington CO 80549 -

2019 BUSINESS LIGHTING CONTEST ENTRY FORMLet’s light up the night and shine as a community!!

The Chamber of Commerce and Main Streets Program will be hosting a storefront holiday decoration contest. We encourage all businesses to participate and help us make our downtown festive fro the holiday season!

Fill out this Entry Form and send it back to us by WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18th by 5:00 pm. Final Judging will be made by 5:00 pm THURSDAY, DECEMBER 19th and winners will be contacted by DECEMBER 30th.

Be thinking about how you want to decorate your business and help spread the holiday cheer this season!


WOWNOV20“Creating Content for Video Marketing”
Guest Speaker: Karen Fournier, Founder, and CEO of Starstream Productions, LLC

There’s no doubt about it: videos are a critical component of marketing strategy. Do you feel like you should be utilizing videos, but have no idea where to begin? Karen Fournier of Starstream Productions, LLC, will share ideas for creating content through video examples and case studies of some of the businesses, nonprofits, and entrepreneurs with whom she has worked for the past 12 years.

Topics will include where to film (on-site versus in-studio), choosing a style (scripted versus interview-style videos), the use of visuals, how to reinforce your branding in your videos, and the pros and cons of DIY versus professional video production.

You are guaranteed to leave with new ideas and a fresh mindset about video marketing!

Karen Fournier, founder and CEO of Starstream Productions, LLC, has served Northern Colorado as a video producer since 2007, creating high-impact promotional and educational videos for a variety of businesses and nonprofits. She films on-site and in her studio, writes scripts, and edits for maximum impact. She has won six national awards for her productions, including four Telly Awards.

FREE to Chamber Members | $5 Non-Members at the door.
3rd Wednesday of every month from 6-8 pm

OWL CANYON COFFEE: 3745 Cleveland Ave | Wellington
For information contact Kristi Cannon (970) 699-8544

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2019 NOCO FOOD DRIVE2019 5th Annual NoCo Gives Back Food Drive

To ensure that deliveries are made in time for Thanksgiving the food drive will run through Monday, October 14th to Friday, November 8th

Poudre Valley REA will pick up food items from each participating station on Monday, November 11th.

Food items will be delivered to the Wellington Food Bank Monday, November 11th – Wednesday, November 13th

Wellington Drop-Off Locations:
– Wellington Senior Resource Center
– Wellington Chamber’s Office
– First National Bank
– Kinzli Team at Re/Max Alliance
– Old Colorado Brewing Company
– Wellington Eye Care

Location: Wellington Fire Protection District, Station 1 - 8130 3rd Street, 80549 Wellington, Colorado US

VETERAN POSTER 8.5x112nd Annual Veteran’s Day Celebration
Veterans & Active Personnel

Please join the Town of Wellington and surrounding areas to honor all veterans and those currently serving our nation.

Saturday, November 9th
9:00 am to 11:00 am
Wellington Fire Protection District (Station 1: 8130 3rd Street, Wellington, CO 80549)

FREE Pancake Breakfast, Patriotic Program & Military Recognition

Veteran’s Coffee Social 11:30 am (Avuncular Bob’s T-Bar Inn & AL Post 176)
Wellington Community Band “Tribute to Veteran’s” 6:30 pm (Zion Lutheran Church, 8322 Second Street)


Location: Centennial Park - 8548 4th Street, 80549 Wellington, CO US Wellington CO 80549 -

HALLOWEEN POSTERHalloween Day – Thursday, October 31st

Trick-or-Treat Down Main Street & Beyond
Children up to 6th Grade
4 pm – 5:30 pm
(Sponsored by the Wellington Area Chamber Of Commerce)

Halloween Costume Contest
5:30 pm
Centennial Park: 8548 4th Street in Wellington
Age Groups: 5 and Under, 6-13, 14 and Older, AND Pets!!
Categories: Scariest, Most Creative, Cutest, Best Movie Character
(Sponsored by the Town’s CAC Committee)

Location: Centennial Park - 8548 4th Street, 80549 Wellington, CO US

OKTOBERFESTThe Wellington-Waverly Kiwanis Club is providing the 2nd Annual Oktoberfest in Wellington, SATURDAY-SEPTEMBER 28th, at Centennial Park located at 3815 Harrison Avenue.

Come and eat, drink, listen to music, kid-friendly activities, and other german related entertainment. You will be ID’ed before entering. The park will be fenced off for this event.

Funds raised will benefit the wonderful Wellington Kiwanis Club!!

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