Community Calendar: April 5, 2018

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Spring Social April 12 for adults 50 and older. RSVP by April 5 so an accurate count can be given to the caterer at the Meeker Recreation Center or by calling 970-878-3403.

– Projects in Grocery Sacks at Meeker Recreation Center from 1-4 p.m. April 6. Adults 18 and older, grab your crochet hooks and yarn and join us for an afternoon of crocheting, conversation and refreshments. Call 878-3403.

The Meeker Library Book Club meets at 1 p.m. the second Monday of each month (excluding holidays). The next meeting will be April 9. We will be discussing “The Autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt” by Eleanor Roosevelt. All interested readers are welcome. Stop by the Meeker Library for details.

– Tootsie Care Day at 290 Fourth St., April 14 from 12-3 p.m. Open to anyone 74 and under who has trouble with toenail trimming. Donations go the VFW and Auxiliary Scholarship fund.

– The Rangely Moms Group meets the first Thursday of each month from 9-11 a.m. at First Baptist Church (207 S. Sunset Ave.) to help connect moms in our community. Any moms who have newborn through elementary aged children are welcome to join us for food, fellowship and fun. Childcare is provided. The first meeting is free. Subsequent meetings are $5. Scholarships are available if needed.

– Real-Tea Roundtable. Join real estate expert Suzan Pelloni for helpful hints on buying and selling property. The first Wednesday of the month at 7:30 a.m. at Wendll’s.

– Adult drop-in sports: Dodgeball Mondays at 7:30 p.m. in the MES gym. For 18 and older. Volleyball Tuesdays from 7:30-9 p.m. in the MES gym. Basketball Wednesdays from 7:30-9 p.m. in the MES gym. Pool Volleyball Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. at the MRC pool. Call 878-3403 for details.

– Storytime at the Rangely Regional Library Tuesdays at 10 a.m.

– Quilting Group. Tuesdays from 1-9 p.m. at the Meeker Public Library. All are welcome. Come during hours that fit your schedule. Bring your sewing machine and project. Making quilts for the Walbridge Wing and hospice care.

– Gentleman’s Club meeting every Tuesday at 9 a.m. at the Meeker Recreation Center and each Thursday at 9 a.m. at the VFW, 290 4th St. in Meeker.

– Game Day for adults 50-plus on Wednesdays at 9 a.m. in the Meeker Recreation Center lounge. Call 878-3403 or visit

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

– Free Community Dinner every Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at St. James’ Episcopal Church—Richards’ Hall, Fourth and Park.

– RBC Small Business Development Center available for guidance at Mountain Valley Bank the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. Rebecca Gould, MVB mortgage lender, in the Meeker office twice a month to answer questions, assist with your mortgage needs. Call the Meeker office at 970-878-0103 for more details and/or to set up an appointment.

– Father Daughter Ball April 13 from 7-9 p.m. at the Fairfield Center. Fathers and daughters of all ages, join us for the Father Daughter Ball!  Register by April 6 for $10/person or pay $15/person at the door. RSVP at the Meeker Recreation Center or by calling 970-878-3403.

– Garden Workshop: Initial Planting April 16 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Meeker Recreation Center Those 8 and older are invited to this garden workshop to plan their 2018 garden.  Register by April 9 for $3 or pay $5 at the door.  ERBM Recreation and Park District, 970-878-3403