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In honor of Earth Day 2010 and to promote wise environmental choices, the Kathryn Senor Elementary School Go Green team is hosting a communitywide Reduce and Reuse Rummage Sale from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, April 17, in the KSE parking lot. For a $10 fee, participants will be provided their own table and parking space to man in order to sell their gently used household items, toys, sports equipment, school clothes and more. Baked goods will be offered for sale as part of the fundraiser, with proceeds to benefit tree planting efforts at the KSE back playground. The rain location for the rummage sale would be inside the school gym. For questions or to reserve a table space, contact Chris DeSimone at 665-7667 or

The Rifle area chapter of Ducks Unlimited will be holding its annual fund-raising banquet and auction on Saturday, April 17, at the Battlement Mesa community center. Doors open at 5 p.m. for games and social activities with dinner at 7 p.m. followed by the auction. For more info, or if you are interested in helping the committee, please call Al at 285-2319 or Chris at 285-6234.Ducks Unlimited is a 503 nonprofit organization.

The Colorado Department of Wildlife will hold a hunter education class on Saturday, April 17, and Sunday, April 18, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Glenwood Springs. If you were born after Jan. 1, 1949, you will need a hunter education card to purchase a hunting license in Colorado. Call (970) 947-2920 for information and location. Preregistration is required.

There will be an American Red Cross Lifeguarding Course offered at the Community Center from April 21-April 30. Call 384-6301 for more details.

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