Aug. 10 – Household Chemical Roundup. Recycle household chemicals at this annual event. Held 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Shea Stadium at Redstone Park, 3270 Redstone Park Cir., Highlands Ranch, CO 80129. View the flyer for a complete list of what is and is not accepted. A payment of $25 is requested to help offset the high cost of hazardous waste disposal.
Aug. 10 – Bike Ride with a Ranger. Join a Highlands Ranch Metro District Park Ranger on an easy bike ride along the High Line Canal Trail from Redstone Park to Fly’n B Park. 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Ages 8 and older, registration required. Meet at the Lebsack Tennis Center at Redstone Park, 3280 Redstone Park Cir., Highlands Ranch. 303-791-2710. www.highlandsranch.org.
Aug. 23 – Little Nature Explorers – Stay Cool! It’s hot out there! How do animals keep from overheating? Join a Highlands Ranch Metro District Park Ranger and explore different ways animals keep cool. Make a cool craft to take home. 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Ages 3-5, registration required. Meet at the Highlands Ranch Metro District Service Center, 3280 Redstone Park Cir., Highlands Ranch. 303-791-2710. www.highlandsranch.org.
Aug. 29 – Summer’s Sunset Concert featuring Buckstein. Join the Highlands Ranch Metro District and Highlands Ranch Community Association for an end of season concert at Civic Green Park. Concert begins at 6:30 p.m. Event is free and open to the public. Food trucks will be on-hand selling various treats.