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Helping hands

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Happy 10th birthday, Wyatt. Our extreme sports king. Love, Mom, Dad, Kacie, Poppa and Cackie.

The Vail Bible Church is helping a member in need with a big ol’ garage sale.Congregation member Celeste Lundberg is facing some pretty steep medical bills, so the church is helping out. The sale is set for July 16 at the church along Highway 6 in Eagle-Vail. To donate items, or to learn more, call 926-0639.

Pond full of fun

The annual Gypsum Daze festivities always start with a kids’ fishing derby. This year’s derby is set for Friday, July 15. Registration starts at 4:30 p.m. and fishing stops at 6:15 p.m. There will be prizes for the biggest, smallest and ugliest fish caught, and some sort of prize for every kid who enters.

Fisherkids and their parents should park in designated parking, then walk in to the second pond. There will be no parking along the road. The derby is sponsored by Brightwater Club and the Eagle Valley Chamber of Commerce. For more information, call Stephanie at 328-5220.

It’s your last chance!The Children’s Theatre Workshop first session begins July 11 and will run through July 14 from 9 a.m.-noon each day. The cost is $185 per child. The drop-off location is at the Beaver Creek Children’s Museum. Kids ages 5-12 will receive a theater T-shirt and a certificate. Contact Blue Creek Productions at 926-5855. There are only four spaces left.

Participate in The Longevity Project

The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.

A screamin’ deal

The folks at Colorado Mountain College are offering one of the great deals of the summer. The Edwards campus is running a one-credit course in beginning golf from July 13 – Aug. 24.The best part? In-disctrict tuition is just $43 for seven weeks of lessons, and that includes equipment. Yowza!

Space is limited, of course. To learn more, call 569-2900.

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