Community Calendar: Dec. 10-16

• Science Friday with Doc Bob. Fridays from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Meeker Public Library.

• Customer Appreciation Drawing Dec. 1-22 at the Meeker Recreation Center. Thank you! The ERBM Recreation and Park District would like to show its gratitude during the holiday season with some free prizes! Visit the Meeker Recreation Center to learn more and enter the prize drawing! 970-878-3403; www.meekerrecdistrict.com

• Tot Spot Drop-in Childcare. Monday-Thursday from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Meeker Recreation Center. (Evening times on Monday and Wednesday as well.) Ready to provide fun and affordable childcare while you enjoy the Meeker Recreation Center. Available for children ages 6 months to 6 years. More information at www.meekerrecdistrict.com.

• The Meeker Library Bookclub meets at 1 p.m. the second Monday of each month (excluding holidays). The next meeting will be Dec. 14. We will be discussing “Still Life” by Louise Penny. All interested readers are welcome. Stop by the Meeker Library for details.

• Adult Pickleball. From 1-2 p.m. Wednesdays in the Admin Gym at the Meeker Rec Center. Adults, come and give it your best shot at Pickleball—a racquet sport that combines elements of tennis, badminton and table tennis!

• Game Day. Wednesdays at 9 a.m. at the Meeker Recreation Center Lounge for adults 50+. Stop by for refreshments, conversation and a game of cards.

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

• Quilting Group. Tuesday evenings 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 Recreation Center Lounge for adults 50+. Stop by for refreshments and conversation.

• Meeker is now an Affiliate of the Colorado Main Street Program! If you would like more information and would like to be involved in this program to improve Meeker, please attend our first meeting on Thursday, Dec. 10 at the Meeker Library from 12-1pm. We will be watching a webinar about the Main Street approach and discussing community involvement to kick start the program. Call the Chamber of Commerce at 878-5510 to RSVP.

• The Holiday Christmas Cantata will be presented by the renowned Meeker Community Choir, directed by Briana Williams, on Sunday, Dec. 13, at 3 p.m. at the MHS auditorium.

• The entire community is welcomed and urged to attend the Meeker Winter Music Concert at the MHS auditorium Tuesday, Dec. 15, at 6:30 p.m. The sixth, seventh, and eighth grade bands, the Barone Middle School choir, and the Meeker High School band and choir will all perform.

• Food Bank Mobile Pantry will be in Meeker on Thursday, Dec. 17 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Meeker Fairgrounds.