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Archive for August 23, 2010

EarthSky Tonight—August 24, August full moon is

EarthSky Tonight—August 24, August full moon is smallest, farthest full moon in 2010

Courtesy of EarthSky A Clear Voice for Science www.EarthSky.org The August 2010 full moon is the smallest, farthest full moon of the year. It lies more than 252,000 miles away, in contrast to the moon’s average distance of about 239,000 miles. Farthest and closest full moons recur in regular cycles. The closest full moon comes 7 lunar months – in other words, 7 full moons – after the farthest full moon. Then the farthest full moon comes 7 lunar months after the closest full ... Full Story

Master Gardeners, Butterflies and more

Master Gardeners, Butterflies and more

Make Your Garden a Butterfly Oasis By: Anne Wuerslin Colorado State University Extension Master Gardener in Larimer County Now is the perfect time of year for butterfly activity; these active and graceful pollinators seek the sweetness of late summer nectar-producing plants. Look around at purple butterfly bushes, yellow black-eyed Susan, coneflowers, asters and daisies and delight in the movement and lightness of these beautiful insects. If your garden lacks these ... Full Story

Daniel Skeen home from mission

Daniel Skeen home from mission

Daniel Skeen Reports on French-speaking Missionary Service in Canada Daniel Skeen, a graduate of Berthoud High School has completed a two-year missionary assignment in Canada for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  Skeen served in the Canada French Speaking Montreal Mission. The areas of the Mission included all of Quebec and Eastern Ontario, Canada. He will report on his missionary service in Sacrament Meeting of the Big Thompson Ward August 29 at l:00 p.m.  The ward ... Full Story

Mayor to hand out Bike Rodeo Trophies

Mayor to hand out Bike Rodeo Trophies

  Bike Rodeo Awards Earlier this month several area children attended the Berthoud Public Safety Day and Bike Rodeo. Co-sponsored by the Town of Berthoud and the Berthoud Fire Protection District, the event was designed to make the children safer riders. After having their bicycles inspected and receiving an update on the rules of the road, the riders participated in a Bike Rodeo. The seven events in the rodeo were designed to be fun and to teach road manners and bicycle agility and ... Full Story

No Berthoud Town Board meeting August 24

No Berthoud Town Board meeting August 24

  Board Of Trustees Regular Meeting August 24, 2010 Board Room 7:00 P.m.   No Meeting

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