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High Country RSVP offers free legal classes for older adults/seniors

The High County Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), a sponsored program of Colorado Mountain College, is partnering with Alpine Legal Services to offer a series of free classes relating to the legal issues that may concern older adults. Classes are offered from 6-8 p.m. Thursday evenings at the CMC Glenwood Center at 1402 Blake Ave. The series started Sept. 10 and will run through October.

Advance Medical Directives will be discussed Sept. 17. The Oct. 1 class will address Grandparent Rights and Oct. 8 will focus on conservatorship and guardianship. To sign up for the class and for more information or ideas for future classes, contact High Country RSVP at 970-947-8462 or Preregister online at under Classes and go to Continuing Education; or register at the time of class. Class size is limited to 25.

Symphony in the Valley seeks members

Symphony in the Valley is a volunteer organization comprising local musicians making music for the communities here in the valley. Musicians of all ages who play an orchestra instrument are invited to join. High school students are welcome with a teacher’s recommendation. Visit the Contact Us page at for ways to reach us. The symphony will be meeting on Wednesday for fall practice.

Cody Brickell Miniature Golf Fundraiser

The Cody Brickell Miniature Golf Fundraiser to benefit the Glenwood Springs High School wrestling program will be from noon to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, at Johnson’s Park, 51579 Highway 6 in Glenwood Springs. There will be miniature golf, a silent auction, prizes, drawings, food and fun. For information call 970-379-7214 or 970-459-7031.

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