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Post Independent
Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Now is the time to submit nominations for the Garfield County Humanitarian Service Awards. Nominations are due Friday, March 2. Awards will be presented at the Humanitarian Service banquet on April 16 in Glenwood Springs. To nominate a humanitarian, visit the Garfield County website,, and download the nomination form and rules. Each nomination must include at least three letters describing the nominee’s dedication to humanitarian service in Garfield County. Nomination forms can also be requested by calling (970) 456-3271.

Sounds of Praise! community choir, directed by Laura Porterfield, is beginning rehearsals for its 2012 season and for its Easter cantata, “Then Came the Morning,” to be performed April 6. Rehearsals are every Wednesday from 5:30-7 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Glenwood Springs on Ninth and Cooper. Singers of all ages and abilities welcome.

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