Adams County government offices will be closed on Monday, Oct 14, in observance of Columbus Day. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, Oct. 15. Have a safe holiday weekend.

Adams County Animal Shelter/Adoption Center Events

If you're looking for a new addition to your family, come out to one of the free adoption events offered by the Adams County Animal Shelter/Adoption Center. The shelter will have dogs from the shelter available for adoption.

Thornton Harvest Fest
Saturday, Sept. 10, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Community Park
York St. and Thornton Parkway, Thornton
More information

Bark Brunch
Sunday, Sept. 18, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Celebration of a new dog-friendly housing community near Midtown Library Branch
1625 W. 67th Ave., Denver

Dog Days of September
Saturday, Sept. 24, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Barr Lake State Park (next to the Nature Center)
13401 Picadilly Rd., Brighton