NEWS BRIEFS: May 13, 2021

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Community theater is here!

MEEKER | MACC will be holding auditions for a community production of the hilarious broadway hit, “Something Rotten!” Thursday, May 27 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the MHS Auditorium. We are looking for people who would like to try acting, singing and dancing, and also for a backstage crew for lighting, set construction, prop making, and more! The show will be performed at MHS July 29, 30 and 31. If auditioning for a lead role: prepare a song, prepare a monologue (if looking for ideas for your monologue or song, visit If you would like to be in the chorus: come to auditions prepared to learn a short dance sequence with a group. No song or monologue prep necessary. If you would like to be involved, but can’t be at auditions, please text Shana Holliday at 970-987-9299.

Join Girl Scouts of Colorado

MEEKER | Join Girl Scouts of Colorado at Sanderson Hills Park on Friday, June 4 at 11 a.m. for some fun in the great outdoors – Girl Scout style! At this free event, we will play games centered around Leave No Trace, outdoor first aid, trail markings and more. Caregivers and girls can learn more about launching into their shared Girl Scouts adventure this year. RSVP here: or email

All girls need to bring a caregiver, as this is not a drop off event. Parents are welcome to bring siblings of any gender, as this is a casual, family positive event. If you plan to attend, please RSVP by registering for the event using the linked form to maintain capacity, social distancing requirements, and other safety standards. You will receive a confirmation email with more information regarding safety protocols and what you will need to do during the event. Please note that this event is subject to cancellation or change.

Veterans resource tour, town hall

RBC | VA Western Colorado Health Care System invites veterans to the 2021 Veterans Resource Tour and Town Hall on May 19 at the VFW Post 4265 at 419 E. Victory Way in Craig, Colorado. The resource tour is from 1-5:30 p.m. and the town hall will be from 5:30-7 p.m. Learn about VA health care enrollment, benefits administration, vet center, programs and support. You may dial into the town hall by phone at 1-872-701-0185, meeting ID is 6628040890#. For more information call 970-3140-6597.

R100 returning to Meeker this June

MEEKER | The Meeker Sportsman’s Club is proud to be hosting the R100 again in 2021. Promote your business and be seen at the event by over 500 participants. The R100 will be held June 25-27 this year. We are expecting 500-plus participants. We would like to offer you this opportunity to be a part of this event. All sponsorship forms are due by May 10. If you have any questions, please contact: Cassie McGuire at 970-665-8822.