Letter to the Editor: Thanks for Irish band

Dear Editor: I want to thank the Rec. District for bringing an Irish band to Meeker for Saint Patrick’s day and the Meeker Hotel for hosting this community event.

Dodge ball ….

Players rush to the center for balls at the start of a dodge ball game, sponsored by the ERBM Recreation and Parks District, played at Barone Middle School for the next six Wednesdays.


Becky Dunham, owner of Meeker General Mercantile, urges board members of the ERBM Recreation and Park District to reconsider the Range Call committee’s request for donated funding to support this year’s Range Call Celebration.

ERBM survey response requested

MEEKER | Voice your opinion by completing the ERBM Recreation and Park District survey which was recently placed in mailboxes.

ERBM hosts coupon workshop Feb. 23

MEEKER | The ERBM Recreation District is hosting a coupon workshop today, Feb. 23. They will be sharing tips on how to clip, organize and store coupons.

Leadership training

More than 20 people from Meeker and Rangely attended the leadership training course provided by the Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) last weekend at the ERBM Recreation and Park District board room.

Ice fishing derby

Both recreation districts in RBC partnered with the Colorado Parks and Wildlife for a family ice fishing derby Saturday last on Rio Blanco Lake, where Jayden Mack caught a fish. The Meeker Lions Club provided a free lunch for those attending.

ERBM plans for the future

MEEKER I “To create opportunities for recreational, cultural and park activities for the residents of and visitors to Eastern Rio Blanco County,” is the Eastern Rio Blanco Metropolitan Recreation and Park District’s (ERBM) mission statement and the district has started the process of planning for the future.

Agreement to benefit all

MEEKER I It’s a prime example of how communication and cooperation between two community organizations can be beneficial to the organizations and the public they serve. The Town of Meeker and the Eastern Rio Blanco Metropolitan Recreation and Park District recently signed an agreement that turns responsibility for the majority of Meeker’s parks over to […]

Concert at courthouse…

In spite of cloudy skies overhead, the Onda band took the stage and kicked off the ERBM Recreation and Parks District’s summer entertainment series beneath the large tree on the southeast corner of the courthouse lawn.

ERBM open house to discuss trail system

MEEKER I An open house to discuss the development of a trail system at the Dorcas Jensen Memorial Park will take place on Tuesday, June 14 from 5-6:30 p.m. at the Meeker Recreation Center.

ERBM looking for board member

The Eastern Rio Blanco Metropolitan Recreation and Park District has an opening on the board of directors due to a recent resignation.