Special Events


May 27        Kauffman House Opens for summer season  11 am to 5 pm

June 14       Annual Meeting and Community Presentation  7:00 pm  Community House

“El Navajo Lodge History and Stories”  with Nancy Zoller

June  24      Souper Stars Goes Western  5:30 pm  Cottage Camp Campaign

July 19        Victorian Tea  2:00 pm  at the Rapids Restaurant Grand Lake $20

July 29        History Day at the Kauffman House  1 – 4 pm   $1 admission all day

August 15   Volunteer Appreciation Potluck at Kauffman House

August 20   3rd Annual Community Chicken Dinner at Smith-Eslick Cottage Court

September  Kauffman House open on weekends only  (Saturday & Sunday 11 – 5)

Nov. 24-25 Kauffman House open 1 – 4 pm  Tours & treats included with admission

Dec. 26-27  Kauffman House open 1 – 4 pm  Tours & treats included with admission

Dec. 31       Kauffman House open 10-12 pm  Tours & treats included with admission

Check out the archive of events on the

Past Events page.

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