Community college to offer EMT program
Southwest Colorado Community College, a division of Pueblo Community College, will offer an Intermediate Emergency Medical Technician program this fall.
Classes will begin Aug. 23. Students must have their Colorado Basic EMT certification with IV endorsement to be eligible to enroll. Enrollment is limited.
For more information, call 247-2929, ext. 7206, or visit the GO! ZONE on the second floor of The Commons Building, 701 Camino del Rio.
Animas High announces events
Animas High School will hold these events:
AHS is enrolling students for ninth and 10th grades. Students can enroll online at www.animashighschool.com. For more information and tours, call 247-2474.
School hours for the remainder of the summer are from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Thursday and from 8 a.m. to noon Friday.
Parents who are interested in volunteering to earn hours toward becoming exempt from the schools lottery should email firstname.lastname@example.org.
In response to requests, the school has determined it has the capacity to enroll a limited number of new 11th-grade students for the 2011-2012 school year. For more information, call 274-2474 or enroll online at www.AnimasHighSchool.com.
BHS students place at national competition
These Bayfield High School students recently attended and placed at the national competition for Family, Career and Community Leaders of America in Anaheim, Calif.:
Cayli Meyers participated in Fashion Construction where she sewed a prom dress and made accessories. She was awarded a perfect score, gold medal and a scholarship.
Joan Walker created sketches of clothes and made a prototype evening gown for which she received a gold medal.
Kate Hardy participated in Recycle and Redesign. She presented a purse sewn from plastic grocery bags. Hardy received a gold medal.
To attend the national competition, the girls were awarded gold medals at the state competition.
The teams sponsors are Vicki Burns and Ginger Connor.
College to offer energy auditing class
Southwest Colorado Community College, a division of Pueblo Community College, will offer a hands-on training in Commercial Energy Auditing from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 12-16 at the Mancos Campus of Southwest Colorado Community College, 33057 U.S. Highway 160.
Participants are required to have an OSHA-10 certification and basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel. Scholarships are available for this 40-hour training through the State Energy Sector Partnership through the Colorado Workforce Center.
For more information, visit www.enrollsouthwest.org/training or call 564-6222.
Early childhood council to meet Aug. 1 in Cortez
The Montelores Early Childhood Council will hold its next monthly luncheon meeting at 11:45 a.m. Aug. 1 at the Church of Christ annex on the corner of Adams Street and Montezuma Avenue in Cortez.
All are invited, especially parents. Lunch will be provided.
To RSVP, email Vangi McCoy at email@example.com or call 749-7017.