Grief group forming in Torrington
TORRINGTON – Dealing with grief and the loss of a loved one will be the focus of a support group forming now at the Goshen County Senior Friendship Center here.
The support group will meet from 10 to 11 a.m. on Thursday, for 13 weekly sessions, beginning March 1.
Facilitator Judy Chaffin will use the GriefShare program model to lead participants through the grieving process. Discussion will include recovering from loss, understanding the normal process of grieving, dealing with anger and understanding everyone grieves differently, at their own pace.
The purpose of the group will be to assist individuals as they move through the grieving process and rebuild their lives.
For more information, call Linda Crockett at the Senior Center, (307) 532-2796 or drop in at 216 E. 19th Ave. in Torrington.
County Cattlewomen to meet
TORRINGTON – The Goshen County Cattlewomen will meet at Deacon’s Restaurant, Main Street, in Torrington at noon on Friday, March 2.
J.W. Rankin with the Future Cattle Producers will present the program, sponsored by the Wyoming Stockgrowers Association.
Yard Art class offered
TORRINGTON – Gather up all those old bike chains, tools, spokes, horseshoes and more and get ready to turn them into unique pieces of art.
Welding instructors and students at Eastern Wyoming College will host a special one-day seminar, Welded Metal Art, from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 3, to turn all that junk into one-of-a-kind metal yard art.
Cost for the class is $40.
Any type of scrap metal lying around the back 40 or languishing in a kitchen drawer or cabinet is fair game to become yard art. Students in the class will learn basic welding skills under experienced instructors and students at the Career and Technical Education Center on the campus on West C Street in Torrington.
To register, call the EWC Community Education office at (307) 532-8323.
Rotary to host wine gala
TORRINGTON – The Torrington Rotary Club is gearing up for its 17th annual Rotary Wine Tasting Gala.
The gala this year is scheduled for 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 16, at the Rendezvous Center on the Goshen County Fairgrounds campus in Torrington. Tickets for the event are $30 and may be purchased from any Rotary Club member or by contacting Joe Guth, (307) 532-2111.
Job Expo returns to EWC
TORRINGTON – Eastern Wyoming College will host its annual Job Expo, set for Tuesday, April 17, in the Petsch Center Gymnasium on the campus in Torrington.
The Expo will be open to the general public from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. To register a business or company, or for additional information, contact Jo Ellen Keigley at (307) 532-8288.