Violence Prevention Coalition seeking volunteers
The Violence Prevention Coalition seeks volunteers to actively participate on its board and/or committees.
The coalition works to prevent domestic violence and sexual assault by strengthening the criminal justice system and advocate response to these crimes, and by mobilizing communities that have been targeted for violence because of their marginalization in society.
For more information and to volunteer, call 247-2935 or e-mail direc email@example.com.
District 9-R to hold budget, mill-levy work session
Durango School District 9-R invites the community to attend a budget and mill-levy work session from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday in Miller Middle Schools auditorium and commons area, 2608 Junction St.
Participants can provide ideas to develop the 2011-2012 budget.
For more information, visit http://durangoschools.org or call 247-5411, ext. 1400.
Free pruning class to be held Saturday
Native Roots Garden Center will host a pruning class taught by local forester Dan Ochocki at noon Saturday at the garden center, 26266 U.S. Highway 160.
This is a free two-hour class. Participants should bring gloves and pruners.
For more information, call 259-5111.
Womens snowshoe hike to be held Monday
Durango Nature Studies will host the last womens snowshoeing hike from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Monday at Haviland Lake.
The cost is $5 for members, $7 for nonmembers, and snowshoe rentals are $3.
Call 769-1948 for more information or to register.