The Florissant Grange #420

The Florissant Grange #420 is a rural Grange. We operate out of a Historical School House purchased by our Grange in 1984 after leasing it since the early ‘60’s.

Everyone is welcome at the Florissant Grange. Your membership is not required to attend our events, but we welcome you to become a member.

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For information call The Florissant Grange at 748-5004.

Leave a message and your call will be returned.

 

Other happenings:

Sunday August 20th is the “Raise the Roof” Party at the Grange.  Bar-B-Q starts at Noon, followed by games and fun.  The Lima Street Band from down the hill in the Denver area, will come up and provide some great music and dancing around 2:00 and at 4:20 we will cut the cake to celebrate our new roof on the Florissant Grange 420!!!  EVERONE is welcome to join us.

Jam Night Is changing to Wednesday night on Sept. 6.  Make a note of it.

Every Thursday  all year the Grange Hall is open from 6:00 to 9:00 pm for the Jammers Music and Pot Luck.  This is a GREAT night and THIS is a THE place to be on Thursday evenings. The music is always different depending on who and how many musicians show up, but we always have fun, good food and dancing. All musicians are welcome to join in the Jam session and if you are not a musician, come for the social evening out to meet your community and enjoy and GREAT food.  Jam night will change to Wednesday night as of Sept. 6, 2017…don’t miss the fun.  Change your calendars.

Pine Needle Basket making classes at the Florissant Grange. Group or individual classes are now offered at the Florissant Grange by reservation only. Call 748-5004 to make your appointment to learn to make these beautiful Pine Needle Baskets. Groups are limited to 10 people. The cost of the classes is $10 per person. Dates will be determined when you call for your reservation.  Call to day to set up a date.

LET’S PAINT!!! Gather your friends for an afternoon of fun and painting at the Florissant Grange. Painting classes are by reservation only and can have from 3 to 10 people. Supplies, snacks and drinks (sorry nothing alcoholic) and instructor are provided. Cost of the class is $30 per person. Call for more information and make your reservation now. 748-5004

GUITAR/DRUMS/MUSIC LESSONS  Guitar, drums and general music lessons are now offered at the Grange on Friday mornings Call 748-5004 for more information and to schedule a lesson.

Other News:

The weather threatened to make us miserable on Heritage Day, but despite the clouds and a little rain in the afternoon, we had a great Heritage Day again this year.  Thanks to all who came out and joined us for some good music, good food, lots of craters and vendors and games for the kids to play.

The Western Music Association and the Pikes Peak Cowboy Gathering shows were a huge success.  The Old School House was packed for both shows.  Thanks to all the people who came out for the shows and for the WMA for providing great entertainment all day at the Florissant Grange.

Please join us at all our events.Your donation at these events go toward “TheOLD SCHOOL HOUSE” renovation projects.Our next project is the much needed new roof.Please feel free to make a contribution.Your contributions can be tax deductible through the PICK Foundation (People Improving Communities and Kids), a State Grange 501c3 organization.Just ask any Grange member for the tax deduction form and we will be happy to get that to you for your generous donation.If you are writing a check, please make your check payable to PICK and write ‘Florissant Grange’ in the notes area.All donations made to the Florissant Grange through PICK go directly to your Florissant Grange.Thank you in advance for helping us while we raise the necessary funds to renovate the Old School House, Grange Hall.

Please note:  The New roof will be happening this month if the rain cooperates.

 

VFW meets the third Tuesday of the month

FNRA meets the first Tuesday of the month.

AA and Alanon meets each Wednesday at 12:00 and 1:30

What is the Grange? 

We receive many questions about the Florissant Grange Organization and the answer to most of these questions, are:  The Grange Organization is a Fraternal Organization that is centered on Community Service.

We are dedicated to our Community and we thrive on community support.  We are open to everyone and invite everyone to join us at all our activities and meetings.  We love to gain new members and encourage everyone to join.  You do not have to be a member to come to our events or to come to our meetings.  If you are curious about us – come see what we are all about.  We have a very corny motto, but it is true to its word… “You are never a stranger if you are a Granger.”  Join us anytime.

Florissant Grange #420 Future Meeting Dates: 

Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.  Come see what the Grange is all about. We are not a closed organization and we encourage everyone to join us.  We would love to have you as a member because we are here for YOU.                  

Meetings are the second Monday of each month at 5:30

                

The Grange Hall is a great place for many events.  If you know of someone who needs a place for a wedding, memorial service, meeting hall or ??, please let them know about our Grange Hall so that it can be utilized often.  748-5004

Rates:  $150 for 4 hours (weddings are priced according to use of grounds, supplies, and other options.)

$175 for a full day