Town Talk for May 13 | VailDaily.com

Town Talk for May 13

Vail, CO Colorado

Happy Mother’s Day, Walker Clan! Momma Judy, Momma Alice and Momma Cara! Love you guys, Papa Connolly.

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Caregiver support talk by the Alzheimer’s Association: Learn how to create opportunities for positive interaction by using effective communication techniques. This talk covers successful communication skills for interacting with people with dementia, as well as how to assess and respond to behaviors. Please join us Thursday at the Avon library from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. For more information, call 970-328-8831.

Local students earn degrees from University of Northern Colorado: Hillary Higgins, of Vail, and Lauren White, of Vail, were among about 1,400 undergraduate and graduate students who received degrees from the University of Northern Colorado during spring 2012 graduation ceremonies May 4-5. Higgins achieved a Master of Arts in sociology. White earned a Master of Science in sport and exercise science. For more information about spring commencement ceremonies and a profile of the class of 2012 (spring), visit http://www.unco.edu.