February Neighborhood News & Events

Denise Sanderson receiving a 2019 Neighborhood Star Award from INC President George Mayl

Our Neighborhood Star  Denise Sanderson  READ MORE HERE


Short Term Rentals – are an example of the sharing economy that is here to stay and is impacting some neighborhoods, including ours… READ MORE HERE

Landmark Designation Sought.  An application has been made for Landmark designation of an iconic Hilltop residence, donated to the City and County of Denver in 1998.  Your Association Board thinks it would great to have another Historic Landmark in the neighborhood and we are currently soliciting feedback from the neighbors.  READ MORE HERE

Holly Street (i.e. Green Flats Project) Rezoning Conclusion
The rezoning application for a 23 unit condominium on So. Holly St (adjacent to Novo Coffee/ Park Burger) had its final public hearing on Monday, Jan. 7 before the full Denver City Council.  READ MORE HERE

February Events

Hilltop Happy Hour
Mark your calendars for a fun evening on Feb 8 with neighbors enjoying delicious homemade chocolate truffles perfectly paired with wine at Stargazer Fine Chocolates.  Meet your new neighbors at RISE Collaborative and take a tour of their new space, too.  READ MORE HERE

Denver Jewish Film Festival & The Sklar Brothers one night show in Denver
Now in its 23rd year, DJFF presents newly-released Israeli and Jewish cinema thru Feb 18 and on Feb 23 identical twins bring the fun to the Elaine Wolf Theatre  READ MORE HERE

Ice Climbing in Civic Center Park
Civic Center Park will be transformed into Barbegazi, a free winter festival complete with axe throwing, a huge ice maze, a 300-foot-long Fat Tire biking course, a snowball target range, and a 50-foot sheer ice wall for the Ice Climbing World Cup Finals competition Feb 22 -24.  Food trucks, an ice bar, beer garden, music and fire pits will also be included. READ MORE HERE

Steck Elementary Enthusiasts
Parents, Caregivers and Friends are invited to gather at Thirsty Lion in Cherry Creek to canvass the Shopping District for donations for the annual Reach for the Stars Steck Auction Saturday, Feb 9 at 10am.   READ MORE HERE

We value and would love your contributions to the newsletter! If you have a relevant and appropriate neighborhood event and/or news article you would like to share, please email [email protected] and we will let you know if we are able to include it a future Hilltop e-newsletter. 


Our events and activities are made possible by the financial support of our members and the generous spirit of our volunteers.  We invite you to join us and help our civic association thrive and add even more activities for our residents.

Please join or renew your support:

  • Online at our Website (preferred as it saves our volunteer’s time). We conveniently accept Visa, MasterCard or PayPal. $1 Fee.
  • Or mail a check* to:
    Cranmer Park/Hilltop Civic Association
    PO Box 201142
    Denver, CO 80220
    *For Business checks, please be sure to include your family name and neighborhood address. 
  • Pay by check, cash or card at any of our upcoming neighborhood events.

Your investment in and support of the Association is greatly appreciated!

Thank you.
Ann Spoor, CPHCA Membership Committee