• 2018 Chainsaw Skills & Safety Class

    This quality, hands-on training will give you the skills you need to effectively and safely use a chainsaw for forest health and property maintenance. Training will be presented in three parts: – Chainsaw Maintenance – cutting safely requires a well running saw. – Chainsaw Safety & Personal Protective Equipment – including things to watch out for while cutting. – Tree Felling & Cutting Skills – classroom review followed by field exercises. Presented by: Eric Philips, Wildfire Mitigation Specialist, Rocky Mountain Resource Protection and Eric Folwell, Wildfire Mitigation Specialist, Rocky Mountain Resource Protection NWCG ENGB and Forestry Consultant to Boulder County The two-day class will run on Saturday, May 19 from…

  • Firewood Meeting (RESCHEDULED)

    Agenda to include: Firewood order process Firewood supply process Order forms Sales Tax Volunteers Those coming to the meeting at Eliza & Paul’s house are welcome to bring items for the Taco Bar. Please email sawsandslaws@gmail.com or contact Eliza through the Saws & Slaws FaceBook page.

  • April Operations Team Meeting

    This meeting will consist of: Planning for the April 21st event Status reports from Operations Team Leads: Education, Comms, Tools, Volunteers If you would like to join us, please email sawsandslaws@gmail.com for location and to ensure that we have enough chairs and food.  

  • Operations Meeting

    Saws & Slaws Operations Meetings are open to the public. This meeting is the second meeting in 2018. The agenda will be around preparation for the 2018 season, updates & direction from the Board meeting, operation lead reporting. If you would like to attend, please email us at sawsandslaws@gmail.com and we will send you the location of the meeting. This will also help to ensure that we have enough food, chairs, and room for all who want to attend.

  • Board of Directors Meeting

    Saws & Slaws Board of Directors Meetings are open to the public. This is the first Board meeting of 2018. We will be approving operational budgets and pricing structure for 2018. Please let us know if you’re interested in attending by emailing us at sawsandslaws@gmail.com and we will send you the meeting location address. This will help us to have enough chairs, food, and room. If we have an abundance of people desiring to come to this meeting, we may move it to a location with more room.

  • Board Meeting

    The Saws & Slaws Board of Director’s will be meeting on Saturday, December 9, from 1-3. This meeting is open to the public. If you’re interested in attending and/or interested in a board or operations position, please email sawsandslaws@gmail.com or call Peggy at 303-503-7943.

  • Crescent Park chipping event

    We’re going to run 3 shifts. You are welcome to come for all or part of the time. Either way, join us for the potluck at 1! 8-9:45ish: 29344 Spruce Canyon Drive 9:40-11:00ish: 11941 Spruce Canyon Circle 11:00-12:40ish: 29844 Loomis Way 1:00: Potluck at the Cody’s: 29344 Spruce Canyon Drive Sign up here!  

  • Hilltop Road event – August 12, 2017

    We’ll be helping our neighbors on Hilltop Rd.this August! Please use the Sign Up button below to sign up. We will be cutting and chipping, and we will need a couple of ATV’s to drag slash and logs. We will have the Safety meeting and the potluck at 31600 Hilltop, or the home of Team Steffe. ***Please drop your potluck dishes at 31600 Hilltop when you arrive for your safety meeting. Questions on this event?  Please contact Linda Martin at (303) 642-2223. Looking forward to seeing you there!  Thanks! SIGN UP HERE!

  • Twin Spruce Curbside Chipping event

    Please join us on Saturday, July 8, 2017 8AM – 1 PM for a fun filled Saws & Slaws Event! Happy July!! We’ll be helping our neighbors on Twin Spruce Rd. get rid of excess forest fuels by chipping on site. We’ll need many hands to feed the chipper. Please note: There will be 2 time slots to choose from (“Team 1” and “Team 2”) so no one gets tired. No Sawyers, no Swampers, just Chipper Feeders. Everyone is invited to the Potluck at noon at Jane’s House, 11143 Twin Spruce. We will plan to meet with Team 1 at 8:00 AM sharp, at 11143 Twin Spruce Rd., Golden, CO…