NEWS BRIEFS: May 27, 2021

Bluebell Boutique grand opening Friday

MEEKER | Visit 610 Main St. in Meeker Friday, May 28 for the grand opening of Bluebell Boutique, owned by Jenna Holt. There will be light refreshments available and a ribbon cutting in the afternoon.

RDH foundation yard sale fundraiser

RANGELY | In support of the senior-living park—North Park—an outdoor recreational park for seniors, the Rangely Hospital Foundation Board will host a “community yard sale” on Saturday, June 5, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 511 South White Ave. All proceeds will be applied to the North Park project. Area residents are invited to donate any and all items in good condition or good working order. Donated items may be dropped off between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. June 1–3. (Donated items will not be returned if not sold.) This is an opportunity for residents to do their spring cleaning and support the North Park project. For more information, contact Rangely District Hospital at 970-675-5011.

Summer reading program starts June 1

MEEKER | Meeker Regional Library will be starting its Summer Reading Program on June 1, 2021. The program will run through July 31, 2021. You can earn ice cream certificates by reading books. Complete the program and receive a day pass for the Meeker Recreation Center and a new book of your very own. You can sign kids up for this program by coming in or calling 878-5911. Come and join the fun.

Wagon Wheel OHV Club meeting June 2

MEEKER | The next Wagon Wheel OHV Club meeting will be Wednesday, June 2 at 7 p.m. at the SAR Barn on Hwy. 13 (airport turnoff). A club ride/trail cleanup is scheduled Saturday, June 5. All riders/OHVs are welcome. Meet at the SAR barn at 8 a.m.

White River annual fish fry June 12

MEEKER | The annual fish fry will be held at the Buford School June 12 from 4-6 p.m. Everyone is invited to enjoy the deep fried whitefish from our own White River, along with all the home cooked fixin’s. Proceeds will be used for the continued maintenance of the historic Buford School. See you there!

Library book club returns

MEEKER | The Meeker Library book club will be meeting on Monday, June 14 at 1:00pm to share favorite books read in the past year. All are welcome to join in the fun.

Class of 1961 reunion July 3

MEEKER | The Meeker School Class of 1961 will celebrate the 60th anniversary reunion of classmates on July 3. The event will be hosted at the home of Jerry and Mary Ann Seely and will feature a tour of the newly renovated Meeker High School. Former teachers have been invited to join with classmates to reminisce and share memories. For more information, contact Mary Ann Seely or Carol Brown at