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Community Briefs

Spanish Storytime

The Silt Branch Library offers Spanish Storytime for children ages 3-6. This eight-week program will begin on June 11 and run through July 30. Stories, songs, and activities will explore camping and the outdoors. This program will be held on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call 970-876-5500.

KDNK board of directors meeting

The KDNK board of directors will hold its next meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday, June 15, at the offices of KDNK, 76 S. Second St. in Carbondale. The meeting is open to the public. An agenda is posted at the KDNK office or call 970-963-0139

Summer youth art classes in New Castle

The New Castle Recreation Department will offer Mighty Makers Youth Art Classes for ages 8-14 from June 10 to July 16, in partnership with local art educator Lynne Cassidy. The classes will be held on Wednesday and Thursday mornings at The OZ Artists’ Workshop in downtown New Castle from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Children in the Mini Mosaics class on June 10 and 11 will create using glass, ceramics and collected objects. A Paint, Print and Stamp Party will be held June 17-18; Mixed Medium Mania on June 24 and 25; Cardboard Creations on July 1 and 2; Recycle Art Designs on July 8 and 9; and Marble Mazes on July 15 and 16. The fee is $45 per class and includes art supplies. Preregistration one week prior to the class is required and can be done online at

Rifle High Alumni baseball game

All are invited to the Rifle High School baseball alumni game and dedication of new Cooper Field improvements at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 20, at Cooper Field at Deerfield Regional Park, 300 E. 30th in Rifle. It will be a fun summer evening of celebrating new facilities and a low stakes (we hope) game of baseball, and lots of socializing with friends you may not have seen for a while. Contact Tom at Rifle Parks and Recreation, 970-665-6570, for more information

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