Historical Society sponsored events

RBC I The Rio Blanco County Historical Society is sponsoring the following events during the 130th annual Range Call Celebration:

• White River Museum at 565 Park St. is open every day. Colorado’s only curio museum. See fascinating exhibits such as Teddy Roosevelt’s chair, Native American exhibits, pioneer art and artifacts and much more!
• Milk Creek Battle Site Tour—Friday, July 3, 10 a.m. Meet at the White River Museum, 565 Park St., for escort to Milk Creek Battle Site (about 17 miles from Meeker) and guided tour. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes, hats, sunscreen and sunglasses; bring water, snacks and cameras. Tour lasts at least two hours.
• The Rural School Committee will be selling root beer floats at Ute Park on Friday, July 3 at Ute Park. Proceeds will go toward restoration of the area’s rural, historic schoolhouses.
• The Rio Blanco County Historical Society will be selling their famous root beer floats from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on July 4, on the Courthouse lawn downtown. Funds support the White River Museum programs and projects.