Celebrating our 20th Anniversary!  Please check back here often to confirm event times, locations and details.  We look forward to seeing you, your family and friends.

Questions: info@hpasprings.org or roxanne.eflin@gmail.com


Annual Membership Meeting:  January 10, 2019.  6:00 registration.  6:30 p.m. program.  Free and open to all HPA members, and incoming members.  First Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall, lower level,  1515 N. Cascade.  Special guest presenter:  Anna Cordova, Archaeologist, City of Colorado Springs.  Refreshments.  (Note: one new board member position will be voted on by the membership.)

2019 EVENTS:


Winter Lecture Series trio will be held at the historic Penrose House, 1661 Mesa Ave.  6:00 registration.  6:30 presentation begins.  SPACE IS LIMITED.  We suggest early arrival.
•    February 14 – Winter Lecture Series I, Penrose House.  Presentation:  “Julie and Spencer Penrose”
•    March 21 – Winter Lecture Series II, Penrose House.  Presentation:  “The Tutt Family”
•    April 4 – Winter Lecture Series III, Penrose House.  Presentation:  “The Penrose Legacy”  (Includes a special tour of the Penrose House beginning at 5:00 p.m.  Space limited to 30 people.  RSVP required to AL Rohr in advance:  719.641.1542

• May 3 – 2nd Annual Pikes Peak Preservation Forum.  All day conference on historic preservation.  Grace and St. Stephens Church, 601 N. Tejon.  Sponsorships are available.
• May 25 – Preservation Month Lecture/Walking Tour:  Discover the Historic Patty Jewett Neighborhood!  With Historian Tim Scanlon.  10:00 a.m., First Lutheran Church, North Cascade.  Lecture will be following by a guided walking tour of the historic neighborhood.  Event will conclude at the Patty Jewett Clubhouse.  • June 1 – Motor coach Field Trip to historic Boulder.  All day.  Paid advance reservations will be required.  Details to be announced.

SUMMER TOURS!  6:00 p.m. registration, 6:30 tours begin.   Walking shoes, water, cameras and outdoor gear for unpredictable Colorado evenings are strongly urged. (Optional – a small flashlight come in handy for later evening events.)

  • July 10 – WEDNESDAY TOUR (note the exception to our regular Thursday evenings):  Old Trolley Barn. Start at 515 S. Cascade, end at Trolley Barn at 706 S. Sierra Madre St.
  • July 18 – The Penrose Heritage Museum, 11 Lake Circle
  • July 25 – Historic All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church, (1893).  730 N. Tejon.
  • August 1 – Fairview Cemetery ($10 donation encouraged, optional)  West side, 26th and Erich St., (west of Highway 24)
  • August 8 –  La Foret Conference and Retreat Center, Black Forest. 6145 Shoup Rd.  (National Register of Historic Places)
  • August 15 – Historic Day Nursery, Colorado Springs, (1923).  104 E. Rio Grande St., National Register of Historic Places
  • August 22 – Dr. Henry & Marjorie Palmer Watt Residence, (1908). Carriage House and Gardens.  1801-1825 Culebra St.,
  • August 29 – Alexander House, (1906).  1830 N. Wood Ave.,  Designed by Architect Thomas MacLaren.

Awards Gala
• September 12 – Award nomination deadline to the HPA
• October 4 – Awards advisers site visits – all day
• October 16th – (Tentative date!)  Wednesday evening – 18th Annual Awards Gala.  Location to be announced.  5:30 Conversation and Cocktails.  6:30 program and dinner.

Special Regional Events:

  • February 4-7 – Colorado Preservation, Inc.’s Saving Places Conference,  Sheraton Downtown Denver Hotel
  • October 8-12 – PastForward – the National Preservation Conference, Denver
  • Workdays to be announced at Harlan Wolfe House and Tahama Spring!

_________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________2019 Board of Directors Meetings:  Held every 4th Wednesday evening, beginning at 6:00.  Locations vary.  Topic:  Board business.

• January 23
• February 27
• March 27
• April 24
• May 22
• June 26
• July (No board meeting)
• August 28
• September 25
• October 23
• November 20
• December (No board meeting)