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Vail CO Colorado
There will be a gathering to celebrate the life and friendship of Mike Gotch at 7 p.m. on Monday at Paddy’s. Mike, who passed away unexpectedly last weekend, was an avid outdoorsman and bartender at Paddy’s and the Dusty Boot Saloon and was known throughout the valley for his infectious enthusiasm, a big heart and a ready smile.

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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.

Thanks for all the photo submissions. We really appreciate them, and we want you to have your photos back! Please pick up your photos at the front office of the Daily within 30 days. Photos not picked up by then will be filed in the infamous File 13, never to be seen again.

Mountain Valley Lutheran Church of Eagle will hold its annual Vacation Bible School this summer from 9 to 11:30 a.m. June 8 through 12. It’s open to all children ages 3 through fifth grade (in the fall). To register your child,

or for more information, call


Mountain Valley Lutheran Preschool of Eagle is accepting names of children for enrollment or to add to their waiting list. For information, call 970-328-6718.

Volunteers will begin sorting the piles of items donated through the winter for the Eagle Valley Community Fund Rummage Sale, beginning Friday. They will continue to work Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, May 22, May 23, May 27, May 29 and May 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day at the Maloit Park facility.

Beginning June 1, volunteers will be working from 10 a.m. to 4

p.m. Mondays through Saturdays.

Don’t toss those outgrown, unused items, donate them to this year’s sale, set for Aug. 15, 16, 22 and 23 at Maloit Park. Clean items in working condition, including furniture, clothing, housewares, linens, toys, ski and snowboard equipment, computers, small appliances, books, etc., are now being accepted.

For large pickups, call Byron Brown at 970-476-5701. For more information call 970-926-0577 or 970-827-9426.

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