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October 22, 2019

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Vivienne Jannatpour, (303) 678-6277

Boulder County Parks & Open Space Hosts Gold Panning for Kids

Boulder County, Colo. - Travel back in time and pan for gold the way miners did long ago when the county was first settled. Kids especially will enjoy “seeking their fortunes” and other hands-on activities as they learn about the history of mining in Boulder County.

This event is open to kids ages 5 and older accompanied by an adult.

Due to limited space, registration is required. Please visit for more information and registration.

When: Sunday Oct. 27, Noon-2 p.m.
Where: Begins at the Nederland Mining Museum,
200 N. Bridge Street, Nederland
Cost: Free for all ages

for more information, contact Sheryl Kippen at 303-776-8848 or

Kid learning to pan for gold