John Fielder, Nature Photographer, Author & Conservationist

Southridge Recreation Center, Upstairs Auditorium 4800 McArthur Ranch Road, Highlands Ranch, CO

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND WILL BE AVAILABLE IN SEPTEMBER.Program starts at 7. Come early (6:30). Come early!! John will be signing books before and after the program. John will also have his 2022 calendars as well as an assortment of his other books.  Check or credit card accepted. Enjoy a slide presentation of John's latest […]

Featured Video of the Month: Memories of the Mansion and the Ranch

Highlands Ranch Oral Histories Compilation ---Memories of the Mansion and Ranch  This is a 55 minute video compilation by Mark Stevenson, HRHS Oral History Videographer. Video segments compiled from HRHS Oral History videos. All speakers are relating memories of their time and special knowledge about Highlands Ranch during the Phipps era and/or early Mission Viejo.  […]

Tree of Hope–Anne Frank’s Father Shares His Wisdom With an American Teen and the World

Southridge Recreation Center, Upstairs Auditorium 4800 McArthur Ranch Road, Highlands Ranch, CO

 "Tree of Hope--Anne Frank's Father Shares His Wisdom with an American Teen and the World" REGISTRATION REQUIRED AND WILL OPEN IN DECEMBER Author and motivational speaker, Cara Wilson-Granat shares uplifting lessons gleaned from a 20 -year correspondence with Anne Frank's father. This program, including a PowerPoint, is a historical re-cap of Anne Frank and her […]

Program: Elitch Gardens–Past, Present, and Future

Southridge Recreation Center, Upstairs Auditorium 4800 McArthur Ranch Road, Highlands Ranch, CO

This is a LIVE program at Southridge Recreation Center, doors open at 6:30 pm.  $3 Donation suggested for non-members, no charge for HRHS Members. Welcome back to this In-Person Program, come early, have a cookie, visit with friends!   Registration Required. (It is our intent to have this program at Southridge. If things change,  an alert […]

A to Z Colorado’s Nearly Forgotten History  1776 – 1876

Southridge Recreation Center, Upstairs Auditorium 4800 McArthur Ranch Road, Highlands Ranch, CO

This is an in-person event at Southridge Recreation Center, 4800 McArthur Ranch Road, Highlands Ranch.   The event opens at 6:30 pm, for networking, cookies, and book purchase.  $3 suggested donation for non-HRHS members.  Registration Required   John Anderson's presentation is about his storybook on Colorado history.  26 short stories, each a chapter, one for each […]

Joe Blake Made Highlands Ranch Into Hometown USA

Joe Blake Made Highlands Ranch Into Hometown USA Article Written by Shirley Cavanaugh, Publicity Chair HR Historical Society Video Tribute and Oral History by Mark Stevenson, Special Projects, HR Historical Joseph B. Blake might not be known to most Highlands Ranch residents, yet because of Joe, they enjoy the highest quality of life. Joe passed […]

The Land & People of Cherokee Ranch

Southridge Recreation Center, Upstairs Auditorium 4800 McArthur Ranch Road, Highlands Ranch, CO

CHEROKEE CASTLE AND RANCH PRESENTED BY MEG ANDERSON AND JOHN LAKE  Monday, June 20, 2022   from 7:00 pm-8:30 pm  Doors open at 6:30 for refreshments and book sales and signing. Members no charge, $3 suggested donation for non-HRHS members. Registration Required Location: Highlands Ranch Southridge Recreation Center  4800 McArthur Ranch Road Highlands Ranch 80129 Tweet […]

Cherokee Castle Tour with Meg and John

Cherokee Castle 6113 N Daniels Park Rd, Sedalia, CO

Cherokee Castle Tour  with Meg and John Wednesday, June 29 10 am - 1 pm Box lunch is included   $35 HRHS Members      $40 Non-HRHS Members      Join us for this special, private tour of the Cherokee Ranch Castle, led by Tweet Kimball's caterer and butler, Meg Anderson and John Lake. An additional Castle Docent will also […]

Tour: Douglas County Sheriff Law Enforcement Training Facility and Vehicle Training Facility

RTD PARK AND RIDE HR Town Center Station 9255 Zotos Dr., Highlands Ranch, CO

Douglas County Sheriff: Law Enforcement Training Facility: Firing Range and Vehicle Training Facility Friday, July 22 9:30 am- 2:30 pm   $50  HRHS Members $55  Non-HRHS Members  Box Lunch and Bus Transportation is INCLUDED!     Deputy Brian McKnight, Presenter  Unique opportunity to tour these two premier training facilities here in Douglas County, get some "hands […]