Latest News – June 29

First Movies-in-Park a Home Run Hit!

June 28 – What better place to see the movie Field of Dreams than at Leadville’s Leiter Field?!  That’s what showing tonight as the first film presented for Movies in Ice Palace Park, which has been relocated – at least for this week – due to the Firefighters Command Center at Ice Palace Park for the Treasure Fire.

Leiter Field is located at W. 5th & Leiter Street – behind Pitts Elementary! The movie will start at dusk, @ 8:30 p.m.

Movies in Ice Palace Park is presented in partnership by the Lake County Recreation Department, RE/MAX Aspen Leaf Realty, and Build a Generation.  This week’s sponsor is Peoples National Bank.

So Batter Up! Pack up the kids and a picnic and come watch Field of Dreams in The Magic City!

The Stage Coach Story

Here’s the Latest Edition of

In The ‘Ville


Peoples Bank Serves As Fire Relief Collection Center

Peoples National Bank has announced the bank’s branches across the state of Colorado will serve as donation collection points for those in need as a result of recent forest fires until at least July 31st. All eight branches in Monument, Colorado Springs, Fountain, Woodland Park and Leadville will all accept donations for the American Red Cross and Care & Share Food Bank for Southern Colorado. Bank customers and the general public are encouraged to donate to help those whose lives have been disrupted and affected by the recent rash of forest fires.

In making the announcement, President and CEO Brendan Zahl said, “These fires have inflicted pain and suffering on communities all across Colorado. All of us who live and work in this area feel the need and desire to do something. The American Red Cross and Care & Share provide the best path to direct assistance to those who need it most. As a family owned, community bank, PNB will also match all contributions made at our branches up to $2,500.00. We encourage everyone to give whatever they can in this time of tremendous need.”

Community Clean-Up a Success

June 28 – Get the Trash Out got over fifty people out cleaning up Leadville and Lake County on Saturday, June 23.

Members of Young Life cook up a hearty breakfast for Get the Trash Out volunteers.

Young Life seemed to rise to the top all the way around. First, by cooking up a delicious breakfast, and secondly by racking up first prize for most member participation. But perhaps the biggest winners of all were local residents as the community came together to rally some local pride and Get The Trash Out. Nice work everyone!

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