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Glenwood Springs High School Class of 1975 40-year reunion

The Glenwood Springs High School Class of 1975 40th Reunion will be held Aug. 28-30. Classes 1972-1978 are also invited to attend to help celebrate time together at GSHS. There will be a meet and greet from 5-9 p.m. Friday at the Elks Lodge. Tee times for golf start at 8 a.m. Saturday; no experience necessary. Call Ron Nadon for details at 970-309-7391. Barbecue and dancing take place from 4-10 p.m. Saturday at Bob Veltus Park. Cost is $18 per person. Send payment to Neisha Sikora, 13202 Leyden St. Thornton, CO 80602. Attendees from all classes RSVP for all of the above by Aug. 15 to Neisha at

Literacy Outreach volunteer tutor information session

Fifty-nine adult students are waiting to learn English in New Castle and Glenwood Springs. Literacy Outreach needs volunteers to tutor adults eager to improve their English skills. Training and materials are provided. Learn more about this opportunity that changes lives one word at a time. An information session will be held at the New Castle Branch Library at 6 p.m. Aug. 17. Another session will be held at 10 a.m. Aug. 20 at the Teo Prinster Learning Center, 1127 School St. in Glenwood Springs. Call Literacy Outreach at 970-945-5282 for information.

Imagine Glenwood meeting

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.

Imagine Glenwood will meet at the Glenwood Springs Library from 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 18. The group continues to coordinate with the city to proactively work on traffic calming, connectivity and neighborhood safety.

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