Community Calendar: September 8, 2017


Cattlewomen meeting set
TORRINGTON – The Goshen County Cattlewomen will host their regular meeting at noon today (Friday) at Deacon’s Restaurant in
Torrington.

Community pancake breakfast
TORRINGTON – Torrington VFW Post 2918 will host its regular Pancake Breakfast from 8 – 11 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 10, at the post hall, 908 West 25th Ave., in Torrington.
The menu includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, coffee and juice. Cost is $6 for adults and $4 for students. Children younger than 12 eat free.
The public is invited.

Grief group forming
TORRINGTON – Dealing with grief and the loss of a loved one will be the focus of a support group forming at the Goshen County Senior Friendship Center here.
Using the GriefShare program model, facilitator Judy Chaffin will lead attendees through the grieving process. Discussions will include recovering from the loss, understanding grief is a normal process and dealing with anger as they move forward to rebuild their lives.
The group will meet from 10 to 11 a.m. on Thursdays for 13 weeks, beginning Sept. 14.
For more information, contact Linda Crockett at the Senior Center, (307) 532-2796 or stop by at 216 E. 19th Ave., Torrington.

Annual quilt show
TORRINGTON – The Goshen County Quilters group will host its annual show, Quilts Along the Platte, Friday through Sunday, Sept. 15 – 17, at the Rendezvous Center on the Goshen County Fairgrounds in Torrington.
Show hours are 10 a.m. – 6 p.m Friday and Saturday and 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sunday.  Beverly Erickson is the 2017 featured quilter. Admission is free.
The Goshen County Quilters meet monthly, September to June, on the second Saturday of the month. The Sept. 9 meeting will be at 9 a.m. on Tebbet Room 133 on the Eastern Wyoming College campus in Torrington.
Meetings are open to anyone interested in quilting. For additional information, including future meeting locations, call (307) 532-5221 or (307) 640-4002.

Smart Driver Course offered
TORRINGTON – The Friendship Senior Center in Torrington, in association with AARP, will offer two sessions of the group’s Smart Driver Course, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday Sept. 18, and again Tuesday, Oct. 24 at the senior center in Torrington.
Call Susan at the senior center, (307) 532-2796, to register.

Community Blood Drive
TORRINGTON – United Blood Services is again hosting a Community Blood Drive, set for 12:30 – 5:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 25, at the Lincoln Community Complex in Torrington.
To schedule an appointment to donate, call (800) 456-7057 or log on to www.bloodhero.com and use the sponsor code Torrington.

Free concert
TORRINGTON – North Hills and SONrise Church will host a free, back-to-school concert starting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, at Pioneer Park on West D Street here.
Performing will be Lincoln, Neb.-based Christian rock band VOTA with special guests Foreverlin.
The concert is for all students in junior and senior high school and features free food and music.

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