District asked to add drama

MEEKER I In the interest of collaboration and for the benefit of Meeker’s kids, Gary Zellers and Bob Amick, representing the Meeker Arts and Cultural Council, asked the board of the Eastern Rio Blanco Metropolitan Recreation District to consider a proposal “to provide comprehensive performing arts programs for the Meeker School District Re-1 schools” through […]

Youth Basketball

Meeker’s Madison Kindler puts pressure on her opponent while teammate Marryn Shults (10) prevents her opponent from receiving a pass at a recent Youth Basketball Association game.

Band will perform on courthouse lawn

MEEKER I The second in a series of free summer concerts sponsored by ERBM Recreation and Park District will be Friday from 6 p.m. until dark on the courthouse lawn, 550 Main St. The band Hunker Down will perform.

Letter: ERBM Rec and Park District is grateful

Thank you to the community for continuing to support events and programs hosted by the ERBM Recreation and Park District and the Meeker Recreation Center. More than 100 people drove upriver to Lake Avery and enjoyed fantastic weather during the Family Ice Fishing Derby.

Ice Fishing Derby at Lake Avery Saturday

MEEKER I The ERBM Recreation and Park District is sponsoring a free Family Ice Fishing Derby at Lake Avery on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Those wishing to ride the bus to the lake should be at the Meeker Recreation Center by 8:30 a.m.

Meeker Rec Center offers discounts

MEEKER I Purchase a new membership, renew or extend an existing membership to the Meeker Recreation Center between Jan. 2 and Jan. 15 and receive a 50 percent discount.

Grant provides opportunities for youth tennis

MEEKER I Eastern Rio Blanco Metropolitan Recreation and Park District was the recipient of a $4,500 grant from the U.S. Tennis Association. With the grant, ERBM was able to initiate a QuickStart tennis program and provide additional recreational opportunities for the community. Not only does QuickStart introduce youth to the game of tennis, but it […]

Results listed for ERBM Punt, Pass and Kick

Cole Rogers prepares to throw during the Punt, Pass and Kick competition Sept. 28 in Meeker. He placed first in 7 and under.

MEEKER I Results for 2009 Punt, Pass and Kick competition, sponsored by the ERBM Recreation and Park District

Punt, Pass and Kick slated for Monday

MEEKER I Eastern Rio Blanco Metropolitan Recreation and Park District will host an NFL Pepsi Punt, Pass and Kick competition on Monday at the Meeker High School football field. There is no school for Meeker students on that day.

Final summer concert is Saturday night

MEEKER | The bluegrass and classic jazz band Pete Wernick and Flexigrass will perform on the courthouse lawn, 550 Main, from 4 p.m. until dark on Saturday.

Touring British coaches offer soccer camp through Friday

MEEKER I Children age 4 through 16 will have the opportunity to learn soccer from professional British coaches who tour the country sharing their passion for the sport.

Meeker Rec News: Nov. 13, 2008

n A Holiday Swim Meet will be held Nov. 17-20 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Entrants must be a “Sea Turtle Big Dog,” “Swordfish‚” or “Flying Fish‚” to participate. The maximum age is 14. Cost is $15.