Avon : Angels in Action Benefit on Saturday
AVON – Saturday is the Angels in Action Benefit at Nottingham Park. This year’s 5-kilometer run/walk and kids run is in honor of Mark Kennedy (1952-2009).All proceeds benefit the Crissa Lea Swinford Memorial Scholarship Fund. All participants will have a chance to win prizes and bid silent-auction items. Race-day registration begins at 8:30 a.m. near the boat house at Nottingham Park. Pre-register at any Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate location or online at http://www.Slifer.net. The kids run for for tykes ages 5-11 is at 9 a.m. and costs $5. The 5K starts at 9:30 a.m. and is $25 in advance or $30 on race day. All participants receive a T-shirt.For more information, call Cara Connolly at 970-845-2049 or Kate Olson at 970-845-2045.Golfing greatnessEAGLE-VAIL – Here’s to Debbie Meilke who had a hole-in-one at the Eagle-Vail Golf Club July 23. She used a 9-iron on No. 3 from the forward tees at 108 yards. This glimpse of greatness was witnessed by Bruce Meilke and Bill and Gloria McMahon.