Meeting Time: Paint outs on Thursdays, 9 am.
Contact: Deb Bartos
PAAC locations 2018 Colorado Springs
February 22- Bancroft Park-Victorian buildings in the heart of Old Colorado City, the old territorial capital that became Colorado Springs. 2408 W. Colorado Avenue. Metered parking, some off street free parking.
March 1-Pulpit Rock-park in UCCS lot 580 at North Campus Heights road off of North Nevada Avenue. (Across Nevada from Trader Joes, Costco, etc.) Can also visit the new ENT Center for the Arts, just completed and open to the public.
March 8-Ute Valley Park-Park in the lot at 1705 Vindicator in Colorado Springs. Can hike in a bit for views of the Front Range or access pond with cattails and redwing blackbirds by the lot.
March 15- Giuseppe’s Restaurant (closed) at the old Railroad Depot downtown at 10 South Sierra Madre. Plenty of parking, Victorian historical train station and old boxcars.
March 22- Mary Welty’s ranch in Elbert (Mary is a new PAAC member) Historical Centennial ranch with expansive vistas and working cattle ranch. 11875 County Line Road, Elbert, CO
March 29- Miramont Castle in Manitou. 9 Capitol Hill Avenue, parking in lot above castle if you drive around the far left side and walk down the stairs. Historical residence and museum, gift and tea shop. Beautiful gardens, there may be some early blooms.