Community Calendar

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• Princess Gala. Friday, Aug. 26 from 4-6 p.m. at the Meeker Fairgrounds 4-H building. $15 admission includes an afternoon of fun for your little princess. Hosted by the Meeker Traveling Dance Team.

• Ridin’ for Bradi Poker Run fundraiser Saturday, Aug. 27 beginning at the Meeker Fairgrounds at 9 a.m. See ad and article in this issue for more information, or call 878-9855.

• Quilting Group. Tuesdays from 6-9 p.m. at the Parker Mall. Bring your sewing machine and project.

• Gentlemen’s Group Tuesdays at 9 a.m. at the Meeker Rec Center lounge for adults 50+. Stop by for refreshments and conservation. Call 878-3403 or visit

• Volleyball Open Gym at the MES gym. Volleyball will meet every Tuesday through Aug. 23. Call 878-3403 or visit

• Game Day Wednesdays at 9 a.m. at the Meeker Rec Center lounge for adults 50+. Call 878-3403 or visit

• Children’s Story Hour Wednesdays at 10 a.m. at the Meeker Public Library.

• Adult Pickleball Wednesday at 1 p.m. in the Admin Gym through Aug. 31. Call 878-3403 or visit

• Leave No Trace Hike Aug. 27 at 3 p.m. at the Sanderson Hills Park Pavilion. All ages are invited to this free guided hike lead by Bureau of Land Management staff to learn more about the leave no trace program. Call 878-3403 or visit us online at

• Tootsie Care Day! Aug. 27 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the MVCC, 290 Fourth St. Toenail trimming for men and women 74 and younger, who need help with this task. Please call 878-5738 and leave your name and number. Vicki will call you back and schedule you an appointment. A minimum of $10 donation would be greatly appreciated to benefit our scholarship fund. V.F.W. Post 5843 Ladies Auxiliary

• Food Bank of Rockies Mobile Food Pantry Thursday, Aug. 28 at the Fairgrounds from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Everyone welcome. Handicap served first.

• Discover the Parks Aug. 30 from 9:30-11 a.m. at Town Park. Call 878-3403 or visit us online at

• WRBM Septemberfest cribbage tournament will be held Sunday, Sept. 4 beginning at 2 p.m. at the Rangely Elks Club at 633 Main St. This year’s tournament will be a single-play, double-elimination format. Tournament participation is $10 per person. All are welcome to participate.

• The Meeker Library Book Club meets at 1 p.m. the second Monday of each month (excluding holidays). The next meeting with be Sept. 12. We will be discussing “The End of Your Life Book Club” by Wil Schwalbe. All interested readers are welcome. Stop by the Meeker Library for details.

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Note: Events in the calendar are included at the discretion of the editor.