Winter fun…

The overall winner of the race event at Paintbrush Park on Saturday was Xavier Buisker, left, who is assisted in holding his winning trophy by his father, Adam. The entire Buisker family participated, and Xavier’s sister, Lilly, won a ribbon as well. As soon as the races were over, free hot dogs and hamburgers were served to the participants by Bobby Gutierrez of Wendll’s/Cuppa Joe.

The ERBM Recreation and Park District’s Winter Entertainment Series took place this past weekend. There were games in downtown Meeker on Friday afternoon and Saturday morning at several of the parks around town. Above, a young gentleman, with a push from behind, gets ready to knock down 5-gallon water bottles set up as bowling pins.
The ERBM Recreation and Park District’s Winter Entertainment Series took place this past weekend. There were games in downtown Meeker on Friday afternoon and Saturday morning at several of the parks around town. Above, a young gentleman, with a push from behind, gets ready to knock down 5-gallon water bottles set up as bowling pins.

On Friday afternoon on the courthouse lawn, this young lady tried out her luck with snowshoes. It was slow going for a while until she caught on. The Friday and Saturday events were sponsored by the ERBM Recreation and Park District in the downtown area on Friday and at three town parks on Saturday.
On Friday afternoon on the courthouse lawn, this young lady tried out her luck with snowshoes. It was slow going for a while until she caught on. The Friday and Saturday events were sponsored by the ERBM Recreation and Park District in the downtown area on Friday and at three town parks on Saturday.
A group of racers in their cardboard sleds get  a push at the starting line on Saturday morning at Paintbrush Park as part of the events Friday and Saturday sponsored by the ERBM Recreation and Park District. There were several classifications of racers during the event.
A group of racers in their cardboard sleds get a push at the starting line on Saturday morning at Paintbrush Park as part of the events Friday and Saturday sponsored by the ERBM Recreation and Park District. There were several classifications of racers during the event.
The overall winner of the race event at Paintbrush Park on Saturday was Xavier Buisker, left, who is assisted in holding his winning trophy by his father, Adam. The entire Buisker family participated, and Xavier’s sister, Lilly, won a ribbon as well. As soon as the races were over, free hot dogs and hamburgers were served to the participants by Bobby Gutierrez of Wendll’s/Cuppa Joe.
The overall winner of the race event at Paintbrush Park on Saturday was Xavier Buisker, left, who is assisted in holding his winning trophy by his father, Adam. The entire Buisker family participated, and Xavier’s sister, Lilly, won a ribbon as well. As soon as the races were over, free hot dogs and hamburgers were served to the participants by Bobby Gutierrez of Wendll’s/Cuppa Joe.