NEWS NOTES: January 20, 2022

Open mic night at brewery

MEEKER | Open Mic Night Thursday, Jan. 20, 4 to 8 p.m. at Smoking River Brewing Co. All Ages are welcome. Co-hosted by Meeker Arts and Cultural Council.

River Alliance to discuss mosquito management

MEEKER | The next meeting of the White River Alliance will be held Thursday, Jan. 20 at the Heritage Culture Center (note location change) in Meeker at 6 p.m. Pizza will be served, bring your own beverage. The topic will be healthy mosquito management with guest speaker Jesse Schroeder, pest management director for Moffat County.  You can also join the Zoom meeting at

Empty Bowls fundraiser Jan. 27

MEEKER | On Thursday, Jan. 27 between 4-6 p.m. (before the Rangely/Meeker basketball games) buy a handmade bowl from the MHS art department with soup, salad and breadstick prepared by the MHS FCCLA students for $20. All proceeds go to local non-profit organizations. Please contact Ben Quinn at or call 970-878-9070 ext. 337 for more information. 

Meeker book club

MEEKER | The book club will be reading “Animal Dreams” by Barbara Kingsolver. We will discuss the book on Monday, February 14 at 1 p.m. All are welcome to join in the fun.

Wagon Wheel OHV Club

MEEKER | The next meeting of the Wagon Wheel OHV Club will be March 3 at 7 p.m. at Kilowatt Korner. Board elections will be held in April. Please step up to keep the club alive and get your membership forms in so your vote counts. Credit card payment is an option but checks are preferred. New membership forms are required annually. Email Dave Murray at or check the Wagon Wheel OHV Facebook page for more information.