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Two HRCA director seats up

The Highlands Ranch Community Association is accepting applications through Jan. 31 for two director positions on its board of directors. Those interested in applying should go to www.hrcaonline.org, click “Leadership” on the scroll-down menu underneath the “HRCA Info” tab on the top of the homepage, and then click the link for “elections/voting” in the left margin on the leadership page. There is a candidate forum on the top of the following page.

The five-person board is elected by the association’s 91 district delegates for two-year terms on March 19. Seats up for grabs this year currently belong to directors Brock Norris and Jeff Suntken.

Captain Underpants to appear

Douglas County Libraries and Tattered Cover will present Captain Underpants from 1-3 p.m. Jan. 19 at the Tattered Cover Book Store, 9315 Dorchester St. in Highlands Ranch. In celebration of the 10th novel in Dav Pilkey’s Scholastic series, “Captain Underpants and the Revolting Revenge of the Robo-Boxers,” there will be a slew of games at the event, including the Captain Underpants Olympic Underpants Toilet Toss, create-a-cape, word search, mazes and more.

The author will not be present at the event, but books will be available for sale. For more information, contact Lisa Casper, program liaison at Douglas County Libraries, at Lcasper@dclibraries.org or 720-348-9522.

Father-daughter dances slated

There will be three opportunities to spin your special little lady around the dance floor at the Highlands Ranch Community Association’s Annual Father & Daughter Sweetheart Ball. Choose your time slot of 6:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 1, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Feb. 2 or 6:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 2, put on your finest and head to the Highlands Ranch Mansion, 9900 Ranch Road.

Tickets are $25 in advance and $33 on the day of the event if it does not sell out first. Each two-hour gala includes a corsage and a special gift for your young lady, as well as refreshments and a commemorative take-home photo of father and daughter.