Pony Express program set
GLENDO – The public is invited to Glendo State Park for a discussion on the history of the Pony Express, July 22 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Watch as Pony Express riders perform a mochila exchange. Following the exchange, there will be a presentation by the riders about the history of the Pony Express and the National Pony Express Association. After the presentation children will be “sworn-in” as Pony Express Riders.
This presentation is designed for all ages and is part of the History of Glendo series.
Please join us at the Two Moon Group Shelter located in the middle of Two Moon Campground.
Zavorka family reunion
TORRINGTON – The Zavorka Family reunion will be held on July 22 at the St. Rose Parish Hall in Torrington. Anyone wishing to join us for the Polka Dance and visitors are welcome after 8 p.m.
Community Blood Drive
TORRINGTON – The city of Torrington and United Blood Services will host a Community Blood Drive, scheduled for 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday, July 24, at the Lincoln Community Complex in Torrington.
To schedule an appointment to donate, call (800) 456-7057 or go online at www.bloodhero.com.Sponsor code for the local drive is Torrington.
Those age 16-17 who wish to donate must have a signed Minor Donor Permit.
Smart Driver course to be offered
TORRINGTON – The Torrington Senior Friendship Center will host a Smart Driver course from the AARP on Aug. 14.
Times for the course will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day at the Senior Center in Torrington. Cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members.
Contact Suzan at (307) 532-2796 for additional information.
Comedy Night set Aug. 25
TORRINGTON – The public is invited to the Rendezvous Center on Friday, Aug. 25, for the 17th annual Comedy Night, hosted by the Community Healthcare Foundation.
Doors open at 6 p.m. for a night of beer tasting, hor d’oeuvres, games, auctions, raffles and entertainment. North Carolina comedian Allan Goodwin will be the featured entertainer for the evening.
Proceeds of the event benefit the Community Healthcare Foundation for needed equipment in the local healthcare community.
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