Party to be hosted by Trails 2000 today
Trails 2000 will host a Trailwork Party from 5 to 7 p.m. today on the Spirit Trail.
Participants should meet at Ella Vita Trailhead, next to Manna Soup Kitchen. People should sign in at the work truck for directions and details.
Wear long pants, long sleeved shirt, closed-toe shoes, hat and bring a water bottle. Trails 2000 will provide tools, instruction, snacks and refreshments.
Polling-center locations voter-input sought
County Clerk and Recorder Tiffany Parker is seeking input from voters about locations for Voter Service and Polling Centers for the upcoming 2013 Coordinated Mail Ballot Election.
A Voter Service and Polling Center is a place where people can register to vote, cast a mail ballot, receive a replacement ballot or receive any other election-related service. There are three proposed locations for the election this year: La Plata County Clerk & Recorder’s Office, Bayfield Town Hall and La Plata County Fairgrounds. Public input will be accepted through Aug. 2.
Comments and suggestions may be emailed to email@example.com, by calling 382-6294 or by mail at Elections Division, 98 Everett St., Suite C, Durango, CO 81303.
Nature Center to host Kids’ River Day
The Durango Nature Center will host Kids’ River Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at Durango Nature Center in Bondad.
The event is open to those ages 8 to 12. The cost is $20 for members and summer campers and $30 for nonmembers. Trained instructors will lead supervised river play, tubing and stream tromping.
To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 769-1800 or visit www.durangonaturestudies.org/riverdays.htm.
Horse-barrel race to take place Saturday
The National Barrel Horse Association will host a barrel race Saturday at the Sky Ute Fairgrounds, 200 Colorado Highway 151 in Ignacio.
This will be the third race in the Buckle Series. The entry fee for the 4D Jackpot Open will be $40. The entry fee for the 4D Youth and Seniors will be $30. The time-only runs will begin at 10:30 a.m., followed by an open race at 12:30 p.m. The 2D Pole Bending Jackpot will follow with a $10 entry fee.
For more information, call Patti Carlile at 799-8968, email email@example.com or visit www.nbhaco-08.webs.com.