Rangely Elks Club’s annual Easter egg hunt…

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Chilly temperatures didn’t keep families from Rangely’s annual Easter Egg Hunt, sponsored by the Rangely Elks Club.

Meeker Lions Club Easter egg hunt…

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Perfectly content with her three eggs is Lily Kraft of Pinedale, Wyo., granddaughter of Dave and Nancy Allen of Meeker. Lily was one of hundreds of youngsters who gathered at Barone Middle School at 10 a.m. on Saturday to take part in the Meeker Lions Club-sponsored annual Easter egg hunt. The entire hunt, which took […]

Rangely sunrise service…

Easter Sunrise, Rangely, CO Apr 20, 2014

An annual non-denominational Easter sunrise service is held three miles south of Rangely. Local pastors rotate the brief music and message time. Some 60 people attended this year’s service, which was followed by a community breakfast at the Living Waters Church in Rangely. The image was taken at 6:50 a.m.

Decorated Easter eggs have a long history

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RBC I Chances are, most people know the history behind the Easter egg. Regardless of specific religion, the belief and tradition that goes with Easter is unmatched. The practice of actually decorating the shells of eggs pre-dates Christian traditions. Some ostrich eggs dating back 60,000 years were found in Africa with engraved decorations. The practice […]

Easter means Easter egg hunts: Rangely

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Approximately 170 children turned out for the the Rangely Elks Club’s annual Easter egg hunt at Elks Park on Saturday morning.

Easter means Easter egg hunts: Meeker

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More than 300 children from toddlers to 10-year-olds took part in the annual Easter Egg Hunt at Barone Middle School, sponsored by the Meeker Lions Club on Saturday. The siren was sounded by a Meeker Fire Department fire truck, and all the children were off at once, utilizing the different

Easter 2012

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The annual Easter Egg hunts in Meeker and Rangely are not just for kids, as grown-ups Joy Allen and Shannon Sheridan enjoyed a visit and photo with the Easter Bunny.

Swimming for eggs

In addition to Easter egg hunts sponsored by the Meeker Lions Club and the Rangely Elks Lodge, more than 50 kids also hunted for Easter eggs underwater at the WRBM Recreation and Parks District recreation center last Saturday.

In addition to Easter egg hunts sponsored by the Meeker Lions Club and the Rangely Elks Lodge, more than 50 kids also hunted for Easter eggs underwater at the WRBM Recreation and Parks District recreation center last Saturday. Photo by Eric Hejl

Meeker Easter Cantata is April 5

MEEKER — The Meeker Community choir will present an Easter Cantata Sunday at 5 p.m. The performance will be directed by Anna Todd. The Easter Cantata will be held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints chapel located on 903 Third St.