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Summit Giving: Frisco BBQ needs volunteers

Frisco BBQ needs volunteers

Volunteers are needed for the Frisco BBQ. Shifts are available for Thursday, June 18, Friday June 19, and Saturday June 20. Volunteers will receive a free t-shirt, 10 BBQ Bucks and a mug. Those interested should contact Doug Berg at or (970) 668-3225.

Horsing Around Family Fun Day benefits Far View Horse Rescue

Round up the family for the 4th annual Horsing Around Family Fun Day on Sunday, May 31, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Breckenridge Equestrian Center. Kids and adults of all ages will enjoy a western barbecue, crafts, decorating horseshoes, games, music, pony/horse rides, carriage rides, silent auction and gymkhana horse games — all to benefit the Far View Horse Rescue. Come hungry for a western barbecue for $8. The Kid’s Fun Pass includes a pony ride, decorating a real horseshoe plus games/activities for only $10. A la carte tickets can be purchased for each activity as well. Great bargains to be had with over 70 silent auction items that will be available to bid on including restaurant gift certificates, spa services, merchandise and more. The annual fundraiser benefits the Far View Horse Rescue, a nonprofit organization located in Fairplay and Breckenridge. For more information about the Far View Horse Rescue or the Horsing Around Family Fun Day event, please visit or call (970) 376-2103. Volunteers are needed to help with the event.

Dialogue Over Dinner rescheduled for May 27 breakfast

FIRC’s Dialogue Over Dinner for May 13 has been rescheduled to the morning of May 27. Dialogue Over Breakfast will be Wednesday, May 27, from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Media Center in the Summit Middle School. We will be discussing social media, cyberbullying and cyber safety. The presenter is Anna Gisetti from the Colorado School Safety Resource Center. The event is free and includes breakfast and childcare. Please RSVP with Natalia, (970) 455-0228. For more information, visit

Volunteers needed at bike rodeo

Red, White & Blue Fire Protection District welcomes volunteers to participate in its annual bike rodeos on Thursday, May 28, and Friday, May 29, at Upper Blue Elementary and Breckenridge Elementary schools. You would assist at various stations where children gain skills and confidence in bicycle maneuvers and safety. To reserve your spot, contact Deputy Fire Marshal Jackie Pike at

Invitation to Singers

The Summit Choral Society, under the direction of Dr. Jill Schroeder-Dorn, invites any interested singers to join the summer session. Rehearsals will begin on Monday, June 1 and are held each Monday, from 7-9 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 16072 Highway 9, across from the high school. Rehearsals begin with vocal exercises followed by choral singing. The group will be working on lighter music for the summer, primarily Broadway show tunes and would like to especially invite high school students to join. If you have questions or need transportation, please call President Elisia Hersh, (970) 368-0268.

Roots del Mundo seeks board members

Roots del Mundo, a bilingual hands-on community learning center, is seeking people to serve on its board of directors. The board looks to grow with additional interested and motivated community members. Experience on nonprofit boards and/or experience in fields of education, finance, development or technology are encouraged to contact or (970) 389-6639 for additional information.

Cajun Crawfish Boil benefits NRO

The Climax Molybdenum Company will present the second annual Cajun Crawfish Boil to benefit the National Repertory Orchestra on Friday, June 5. The ultimate Bayou experience will kick off at 6 p.m. at the Mountain HOPE Foundation Barn in Breckenridge. Tickets purchased in advance are $30 and include crawfish and desert beignets provided by The Lost Cajun, beer from Broken Compass Brewery, drinks provided by the Breckenridge Distillery, wine from the Gold Pan Saloon, tastings from Olive Fusion, shuttle service provided by The Adventure Company and dancing to the Gumbo le Funque band. There will also be a silent auction featuring Vail Resort season passes and tickets to Disneyland. For ticket purchase and questions, please call (970) 453-5825 or visit

P.E.O. Chapter IB Scholarship applications available

The Dillon Chapter of P.E.O. is offering an academic scholarship to a woman who is in her junior or senior year of college, pursuing a post-graduate degree or enrolled in her final year of a vocational/technical program. Applicant must be a Summit County resident and/or a graduate of Summit School District. Criteria for this scholarship include a demonstration of academic achievement, financial need, commitment to goals and community involvement. To request an application, contact Patty Fry at or call (970) 390-8398.

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