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Summit County community notes June 23

There will be a benefit for the Summit In Honduras projects from 7-11 p.m., June 23 at the Copper Mountain Conference Center. The Walker Williams Band will provide live entertainment, and light food will be provided. There will also be a silent auction. Proceeds will go to the organization’s medical and educational projects in Honduras.

Tickets are $22 in advance, $27 at the door and $200 for a table for 10.

To purchase tickets, go to http://www.summitinhonduras.org or call Janet at (609) 937-7673, or Mary Grace at (940) 642-7345.



Join friends and family to remember the life and times of longtime local resident Guenther Hofeditz, especially well-known for everything associated with the Ore Bucket Lodge and Parlor Restaurant. The memorial is slated for 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 23, at 3 p.m. Questions: (970) 393-2425.

The Greenlands Reserve Land Trust invites you to join us on Sunday, June 24, to help construct erosion-control structures in the Straight Creek watershed. All ability levels are welcome. Volunteers should meet at the Straight Creek Trailhead in Dillon (end of County Road 51) at 9 a.m. and should dress for a day outdoors – bring lunch, water, work gloves, layered clothing including long pants, long-sleeved shirt, sturdy boots, sunglasses, sun hat, sunscreen, rain gear, insect repellent and lots of enthusiasm. Project will end by 3 p.m. or earlier.



This effort is part of Friends of the Dillon Ranger District’s (FDRD) Forest Stewards Program (see http://www.fdrd.org). For more info on the land trust, visit http://www.greenlandsreserve.org. Future opportunities with the GRLT are scheduled for July 15, Aug. 5 and 19. Volunteers are requested to RSVP at http://www.fdrd.org (click on “Volunteer”) today so that we can provide sufficient tools and crew leaders. For more info, contact Sarah at (970) 262-3449 (sslaton@fdrd.org.

This American Red Cross course, at the Breckenridge Recreation Center, offers CPR techniques used on adults, infants and children. The first two nights cover CPR/AED and the third covers first aid. Certification is valid for two years. Includes Ready Reference guides. Class runs Tuesday, June 26, through Thursday, June 28, from 6-8:30 p.m. (Thursday class should end at 7:30.) Cost: $65.

More info at http://www.BreckenridgeRecreation.com or (970) 453-1734.


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