Special Events

Our special events are a great way to hone your skills, network with our community, and enjoy the full spectrum of our program.

Specialized Training

Our specialized training events are held throughout the year for Able Shepherd Certified members to participate.  These events provide advanced on-location training and tactics.

Community Gatherings

We often host events that are open to the public!  These are a great way to meet new people, network with our community, and learn more about the program.

Fundraisers and Benefits

Building a positive future is the cornerstone of our program and we are always looking to host benefits for companies and causes we believe in.

Quarterly Events

Every quarter throughout the year we host special events for our community.  From camping adventures, excursions in nature, or special family gatherings, we do it all.

October, 2022


The Gathering 2022

Saturday, October 29th, 10:00am–2:00pm

For The Gathering, we will be utilizing STEET CRED as the basis this year. Test your skills against actual scenarios Good Samaritans have responded to in the past. Are you up for the task? Contestants will be narrowed down, until there is only one standing…Do you have what it takes?

Only one way to find out…

Click here to reserve your spot


Not Your Average CPR and First Aid Course

Saturday, October 22nd, 9:00am–4:00pm
Able Shepherd Headquarters
7146 S Tucson Way
Centennial CO, 80112
Cost: $140 per student

Heartsaver First Aid, CPR, and AED is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage an emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives. 

In edition to CPR, and AED you will learn First Aid skills such as treating 

  • Bleeding
  • Sprains
  • Broken Bones
  • Shock
  • And much much more!

Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a course completion card which is valid for two years. 

Reserve your spot here.

November, 2022


Castle Rock Star Lighting

Saturday, November 19th

Last year we had so much fun celebrating the Star Lighting with our Able Shepherd Community. Save the date so you can come visit us at our Able Nation booth.


Annual Able Shepherd Turkey Fry

Thursday, November 24th


You won’t want to miss out on our Thanksgiving Turkey Fry! It is an amazing time of fellowship and community as we give thanks. Mark your calendars, it will be here before we know it!


December, 2022


New Events Coming Soon!

Stay tuned for more updates.



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