Wheat Ridge 2020 - Advancing Wheat Ridge as a vibrant and sustainable community

Thank You for Donating on Colorado Gives Day

Wheat Ridge 2020 wishes to thank all who contributed on Colorado Gives Day, December 4th, 2012.  The generous contributions of the 23 donors enables WR2020 to continue providing programs and services that help neighbors and businesses grow and revitalize Wheat Ridge.  You can continue to make your year-end tax deductible donation to WR2020 and your other favorite charities by visiting the Giving First website.

Coloradans made a spectacular show of support for their favorite local nonprofits on Dec, 4, the biggest day of giving in Colorado! More than 69,000 donations were received, ranging from $10 to $200,000, with one donor contributing more than $44,000 to 96 different charities!  Thanks to Community First Foundation, FirstBank, and everyone who made the 2013 Colorado Gives Day an outstanding success! 

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Comments (0) Jan 02 2013

Live Local Dines at Clancy’s Irish Pub – January 17th

Help us kick off 2013 Live Local Dines at Clancy's Irish Pub on Thursday, January 17, 2013!   Please note the normal date change from the second Thursday to the third Thursday for the January event.

     Live Local Dines with Clancy's Irish Pub
     Thursday, January 17th, 2013
     5:00 – 7:00pm 
     Clancy's Irish Pub, 10117 West 37th Avenue, Wheat Ridge

Visit the Live Local Facebook page and Meetup group to stay up to date on all the Live Local Dines, Active, and Harvest activities.  Many exciting and fun activiites are planned for 2013!

Live Local Dines Wheat Ridge is a series of social events at Wheat Ridge businesses to help residents live locally and support local restaurants and business.  Live Local Dines is usually scheduled for the second Thursday of each month. If you would be interesed in hosting  a Live Local event, please contat WR2020 by email or phone to 720-259-1030.

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Comments (0) Jan 02 2013

Live Local T-Shirts Available for Sale

You can now purchase your Live Local t-shirt using your credit card!  Live Local t-shirts are available in a blue tech shirt for $20 and a green vintage for $15.  Both shirts are available in men's and women's sizes small to extra large.  Purchased shirts can be picked up at the Wheat Ridge 2020 office (3798 Marshall Street, Suite 7) or at one of our Live Local events.  Please indicate on your order how you would like to receive your shirt. 

Contact the Wheat Ridge 2020 office if you need more information.

 Light Blue T-shirt
 $20.00 each
 Sizes small – extra large
 100% polyester  
 Great for running/walking, gym time and any other activity where you want a quick drying wicking fabric.  Very comfortable and a great color.





 Green T-Shirt
 $15.00 each
 Sizes small – extra large
 Tultex, 65% polyester, 35% cotton, pre-shrunk
 This shirt has a vintage t-shirt feel and is so confortable.  It is a great shirt to wear out with jeans, but also is a poly-blend




You should probably have one of each!

Stay Tuned for Specials and Discounts for wearing the shirts to future Live Local events.

Participants in the Winter Fitness Challenge will receive a coupon code for 5$ off their Live Local Active T-Shirt.

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Comments (0) Dec 06 2012

2013 Winter Fitness Challenge Registration Open

2013 Winter Fitness Challenge

12 Weeks of FITNESS in 2013: Each weekend from January 12th to March 30th

What:  A 12-week physical activity program that will rotate between Yoga, Running and Pilates and will be hosted by Santosha Yoga, Elixir Pilates, and the Live Local Active Run Club.

Participants will be encouraged to join our group for the mid-day physical activity and then if interested join us for a coffee or a bite to eat at one of our local Wheat Ridge restaurants to get to know both our fellow fitness partners and our great businesses.

Who:  Anyone interested in joining a fun group of community members who are interested in trying new activities and meeting new people.


Included in Registration:

  • 3 Yoga Classes at Santosha Yoga (a $45.00 value)
  • 3 Mat Pilates Classes at Elixir Pilates (a $51.00 value)
  • 6 Run/ Walk Sessions with Live Local Active Run Club- including a coaching sessions on proper form, footwear and training (a $35.00 value)
  • Live Local Active water bottle (a $10.00 value)
  • Fitness Challenge discount for Live Local Active Team T-Shirt (a $5.00 value)
  • Plus- 20% off discount card for post-session restaurants

Total Value $146.00

Registration cost for all of the above: ONLY $85.00

Prizes will be raffled off throughout the challenge for the participants who attend the most often.


Santosha Yoga- Wheat Ridge Center Building- 5810 West 38th Avenue, Suite 11 (upstairs)
Time: Saturday- 10:15-11:30am
Dates: January 12, February 9, March 9

Elixir Pilates- 7047 W. 38th Ave. Wheat Ridge
Time: Sunday- 12:00-1:00pm
Dates: January 27, February 24, March 24

Live Local Active Run/ Walk Club- Location will rotate between Crown Hill Park, Clear Creek Greenway (starting at WR Recreation Center) and Dragonfly Café
Time: Saturday- 10am
Dates: January 19, February 2 & 16, March 2, 16 & 30

For more information, visit the 2013 Winter Fitness Challenge webpage.


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Comments (0) Dec 04 2012