2014

There are some accomplishments I expect over the 1,500 day journey, that are not on my list. They will be documented on this page. For example, if I earn an IT certification that is not on my list, it’s still worth noting, so it will go on this page.

  1. July 29, 2014: Attended a class in Pueblo on Government Budgeting and Audits.
  2. August 1, 2014: Drove to Colby, KS and back (450 miles) to pick Miriam up.
  3. August 2 & 3, 2014: Played for main worship at Restoration Church.
  4. August 11, 2014: Participated in an elected officials work session for the storm water authority IGA.
  5. August 12, 2014: Fountain city council meeting
  6. August 13, 2014: Played guitar for Collide / Baptipalooza
  7. August 14, 2014: Attended the First Choice ER ribbon cutting and grand opening in council member capacity
  8. August 17, 2014: Participated in Collide Mentor Meeting
  9. August 17, 2014: Participated in fundraiser spaghetti dinner at Coke’s from 3 – 6 PM
  10. August 20, 2014: Played for Collide and behaved as a mentor.
  11. August 22, 2014: Represented Fountain in the Fountain Creek Watershed District meeting in Pueblo City Hall
  12. August 23 & 24, 2014: Played for main worship at Restoration Church.
  13. August 26, 2014: Fountain city council meeting
  14. August 27, 2014: Was a mentor for Collide
  15. September 1, 2014: Rode the antique fire engine (Engine 41) in the Fountain Fall Festival parade
  16. September 2, 2014: Set up a Charity Water campaign for my 46th birthday. It is at https://my.charitywater.org/greg-lauers-birthday-wish
  17. September 3, 2014: Was a mentor for Collide
  18. September 4 & 5, 2014: Colorado Springs Utilities Fall Water Tour
  19. September 6 & 7, 2014: Played for main worship at Restoration Church
  20. September 9, 2014: Fountain city council meeting
  21. September 10, 2014: Was a mentor for Collide
  22. September 14, 2014: Played for 1120 at Village 7 Pres. w/ Jukka
  23. September 17, 2014: Was a mentor for Collide
  24. September 18, 2014: Attended the Fountain Valley Foundation board meeting at Patty’s invitation
  25. September 18. 2014: Resurrected my Old Time Radio Blog podcast with the twist that I will pick an episode each day which aired on that day originally
  26. September 20, 2014: Participated in the grand opening of the Samantha A. Crutcher park in the Southmoor area.
  27. September 20, 2014: Attended first hour of the CCH Neighborhood Watch annual picnic. Got to hang out with Lois Landgraf (our state rep.) and Dennis Hisey and Sharon Thompson.
  28. September 20 & 21, 2014: Played guitar for main worship at Restoration.
  29. September 21, 2014: Attended a home dedication for a Habitat for Humanity family. Spoke very briefly and toured the house. Met a ton of great people.
  30. September 23, 2014: Fountain city council meeting
  31. September 24, 2014: Attended a PPACG CAC meeting
  32. September 24, 2014: Was a mentor for Collide
  33. September 26, 2014: Represented Fountain in the Fountain Creek Watershed District meeting in Fountain City Hall
  34. September 27 & 28, 2014: Played guitar for main worship at Restoration.
  35. September 29, 2014: CML District 4 meeting at the Pioneers Museum
  36. October 1, 2014: Was a mentor for Collide
  37. October 2, 2014: Council budget worksession
  38. October 3, 2014: Family pictures at Fountain Creek Nature Center
  39. October 4 & 5, 2014: Played acoustic guitar for main worship at Restoration.
  40. October 7, 2014: Went to Cate’s first middle school band concert
  41. October 8, 2014: Was a mentor for Collide
  42. October 12, 2014: Played for 1120 at Village 7 Pres. w/ Jukka
  43. October 14, 2014: Fountain city council meeting
  44. October 15, 2014: Was a mentor for Collide
  45. October 18, 2014: Collide band meeting
  46. October 19, 2014: Collide mentor meeting
  47. October 19, 2014: Police Dept annual awards ceremony
  48. October 24, 2014: Represented Fountain in the Fountain Creek Watershed District meeting in Fountain City Hall
  49. October 25 & 26, 2014: Played guitar for main worship at Restoration
  50. October 28, 2014: Fountain city council meeting
  51. October 29, 2014: Attended PPACG CAC meeting
  52. October 29, 2014: Was a mentor for Collide
  53. October 31, 2014: Restoration Trick Your Trunk
  54. November 3, 2014: Ribbon cutting ceremony at 101 N. Main St
  55. November 4, 2014: Fountain city council meeting
  56. November 5, 2014: Played guitar for Collide (Laura Green leading) and was a mentor
  57. November 8 & 9, 2014: Played guitar for main worship at Restoration
  58. November 11, 2014: Attended Veterans Day ceremony at City Hall
  59. November 12, 2014: Was a mentor for Collide
  60. November 16, 2014: Collide mentor training meeting
  61. November 17, 2014: Jury duty…selected for jury for criminal trial
  62. November 17, 2014: First OneSmoothStone rehearsal
  63. November 18, 2014: Jury duty on criminal trial continues
  64. November 18, 2014: Fountain city council meeting
  65. November 19, 2014: Jury duty on criminal trial…ended today
  66. November 19, 2014: Played guitar for Collide
  67. November 22, 2014: Played with One Smooth Stone for Youth for Christ at the Pueblo Youth Facility
  68. November 29 & 30, 2014: Played guitar for main worship at Restoration
  69. December 3, 2014: Played bass for Collide, with Laura Green leading.
  70. December 3, 2014: Was a mentor for Collide
  71. December 6 & 7, 2014: Played guitar for main worship at Restoration
  72. December 9, 2014: Fountain city council meeting
  73. December 10, 2014: Was a mentor for Collide
  74. December 11, 2014: Middle school band concert…Cate on flute
  75. December 12, 2014: Fountain Creek Watershed meeting
  76. December 12, 2014: Community Soup Kitchen night with council
  77. December 12, 2014: Watched the FFCHS play with Marcus as male lead
  78. December 16, 2014: Fountain city council meeting
  79. December 17, 2014: PPACG CAC meeting
  80. December 17, 2014: Was a mentor for Collide
  81. December 18, 2014: FFCHS choir concert
  82. December 19, 2014: Played with OneSmoothStone for the Ugly Christmas Sweater outreach concert at Restoration
  83. December 20, 2014: Took Miriam to Colby, KS for the holiday exchange.
  84. December 20 & 21, 2014: Played guitar for main worship at Restoration
  85. December 21, 2014: Collide mentor meeting
  86. December 21, 2014: Watched “12 Years a Slave” with Annette.
  87. December 24, 2014: Played 3 services for Christmas Eve at Restoration
  88. December 27, 2014: Watched “A Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb” with the family at Tinseltown (minus Miriam…she’s in KS)
  89. December 31, 2014: Played guitar with OneSmoothStone for the first annual Chick-Fil-A (at Garden of the Gods) New Year’s Eve Holi-date.