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    Enjoy Evergreen Holiday Walk at Hiwan Homestead Museum

    Visit Hiwan Homestead Museum on Friday, December 6th, from 6 to 9pm to enjoy chestnuts roasting on an open fire, hot cider, and popcorn during the annual Evergreen Holiday Walk! The Museum, at 4208 S. Timbervale Dr, in Evergreen, will be a shuttle location to take people to downtown Evergreen and back during this festive community celebration.

    Inside the Museum, the entire century-old log mansion will be decorated in a Santa’s Workshop theme with an 18-foot-tall Christmas tree. Christmas crafts for children will be offered in the 1876 schoolroom. For more information call the Museum at 720-497-7650.

    Hiwan Homestead Museum is a 25-room log mansion constructed in the Rustic style of architecture. It is located in Evergreen at 4208 S. Timbervale Drive and is a Jefferson County Open Space facility operated through a partnership with the Jefferson County Historical Society. The Museum was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.

    Jeffco Open Space, the Fairgrounds, Colorado State University Extension, Boettcher Mansion and County Weed and Pest make up the Jeffco Parks Department. Open Space, the largest division, was founded as a land conservation organization in 1972 and preserves natural and cultural resources, provides quality outdoor recreation experiences and promotes sound environmental stewardship. Open Space is funded with a one-half cent sales tax that has protected over 52,000 acres, created 28 regional parks and 227 miles of trails in Jefferson County. 

    John Steinle

    November 25, 2013

    Last Updated: 4-4-2014