Cattle Women to meet
TORRINGTON – The Goshen County Cattlewomen’s group will host its regular meeting at noon on Friday, Nov. 9, at Deacon’s Restaurant in Torrington.
A short program titled Ag Programs at EWC will be presented prior to regular business at the meeting.
WyoRing to host annual handbell event
TORRINGTON – It will be a day of music and fun on Saturday, Nov. 10, during the annual WyoRing handbell gathering at Eastern Wyoming College in Torrington.
Handbell ringers from around eastern Wyoming and western Nebraska will gather at the school during the day under the direction of several conductors, all in preparation for a free community concert, scheduled for 3 p.m. in the Fine Arts Auditorium at EWC.
Willeke will direct several selections with the mass bell choir, along with Ron and Joan Swim of Cheyenne, who will also be working with the group.
“We love playing handbells and enjoy this opportunity to share our love of this unique musical artform with the community,” said Diona Savoy-McDaniels, a member of the local bell choirs and organizer of the WyoRing event.
Free breakfast to honor veterans
GOSHEN COUNTY – First Wyoming Presbyterian Church in Torrington and Community Presbyterian Church in Lingle will host a special Salute to All Veterans breakfast starting at 9 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 11, at the Torrington church.
Veterans and their families are invited to enjoy pancakes and bacon, provided in part by Main Street Grocery in Torrington. Following breakfast, guests will be invited to join congregations of both churches in a special 11 a.m. worship service.
“Our congregations look forward to this special Sunday as a way of thanking our service members. We hope that they know that they are always welcome at our churches,” said the Rev. Bruce McBurney, pastor of both churches.
For more information, call (307) 532-2972. Transportation is available.
Operation Christmas Child
National Collection Week
TORRINGTON – Lifeway Church in Torrington, 1341 East M St., will be one of 5,000 drop-off locations across the country collecting gifts during Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week, Nov. 12-19. Gifts may be dropped off at Lifeway Church on Monday, Nov. 12 through Friday, Nov. 16 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 17 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 18 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.; and Monday, Nov. 19 from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m.
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