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American Legion seeks help posting flags

American Legion Post 83 of Glenwood Springs is seeking volunteers to help post more than 500 U.S. flags by the graves of fallen and deceased veterans. Those interested can meet at 4 p.m. Friday, May 23, near the brick building in Rosebud Cemetery. For information, call Dan E. LeVan at 618-1910.

Mobile Vet Center in Rifle

The Mobile Vet Center will be at the Colorado State Veterans Home parking lot, 851 E. Fifth St. in Rifle, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, May 23. Representatives will provide information about Vet Centers and VA programs provided to veterans and their families. For more information, contact Angel Medina at 719-471-9992.

Card Party

P.E.O Chapter IP will again have a Card Party on May 22. Doors will open at 11 a.m. at the Grand Valley Activity Center in Battlement Mesa with lunch being served at 11:30. The cost is $12 per person. You may bring the game of your choice. P.E.O. is a Philanthropic Educational Organization that offers scholarships to graduating seniors in the local area. For tickets, call any Chapter IP member or Marianne Stroop at 285-6000.

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