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Colorado School of Trades is located in Lakewood, Jefferson County, CO, enrollment of about 85.

CST has, since 1947, prepared students for a career as a Gunsmith. Gunsmiths spend their workday repairing and building custom firearms, operating lathes and mills, and performing detailed wood shaping and finishing.

The Basic Section includes courses such as Drill Press Operation and Shop Math. The Machine Shop Section features Engine Lathe and Milling Machine while the Stockmaking Section includes Stock Finishes and Ballistic-Handloading. The final section deals in Design & Function and covers Business Training, Special Hand Tools and Trigger Assemblies.

In all, the Program takes 1800 hours to complete including over 1500 in the Shop and Lab.

The Farrier Science Program provides graduates an opportunity to work in the great outdoors shoeing horses and working with hammer, anvil and forge, building custom and therapeutic shoes for their clients' animals.

Location: 1575 Hoyt St., Lakewood Colorado 80215-2 Telephone 303.233.4697 Toll Free: 800.234.4594 Fax 303.233.2423

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03/05 Coming to The Lakewood area
Denver Greek Festival Denver CO June14-17 Traditional Greek dancing by the Hellenic Dance Academy of Denver and music by Etho Ellas. There is plenty of homemade food and pastries from throughout Greece to satisfy any appetite.
Breckenridge Summer Beer Festival Breckenridge CO July13 This event offers brews, views and free live music and features unlimited beer tasting from 12:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Winter Park Alpine Artaffair Winter Park CO July20-21 Featuring Fine Arts & Fine Crafts, Jewelry, Photography, Metalwork, Mixed Media, Pottery, Painting, Glass, Wood, Fiber and More.
Keystone Bluegrass and Beer Festival Keystone CO August3-4 Down-home cooking, frothy flavors and mountain music are just a piece of the pie. In a whirlwind of hillbilly luxuries, folks gather while 30 microbreweries from Colorado and beyond showcase their unique blends of hops and barleys.
Steamboat Wine Festival Steamboat Springs CO August7-11 Experience more than 100 food artisans, wineries, breweries, distilleries, epicurean purveyors, and locally-made products at this ultimate food and wine experience.
Lafayette Peach Festival Lafayette CO August17 500 fresh peach pies and individual servings of peach cobbler while supplies last, are available for sale at Festival Plaza and in front of the Main Stage near Lafayette Florist.