Tuesday support meetings

Alcoholics Anonymous: 6:30 a.m., 917 N. Beech; 8:30 a.m., 500 S. Wolcott; 10 a.m., 328 E. A; noon, 500 S. Wolcott; 2 p.m., 917 N. Beech; 5:30 p.m., 1124 Elma, Imitate the Image Church; 5:30 p.m., 328 E. A; 7 p.m., 500 S. Wolcott, closed; 7 p.m., 520 CY; 8 p.m., 328-1/2 E. A; 8 p.m., 328 E. A; 8 p.m., 917 N. Beech. Douglas: 7:30 p.m., 628 E. Richards (upstairs in back). Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are open. Casper info: 266-9578; Douglas info: (307) 351-1688.

Narcotics Anonymous: Noon, 500 S. Wolcott, 12-24 Club; 7 p.m., 15th and Melrose, at the church. Web site: http://www.urmrna.org.

Sharing Meeting: 8 p.m., 328-1/2 E. A St. upstairs. Non-smoking. Featuring AA and Al Anon participation in the solution.

Orientation for ALC at CC

Two orientation sessions will be offered in August for those seeking a High School Equivalency Certificate.

The first is Tuesday and the second will be held Wednesday, August 21. There will be three sessions on each day at 9 a.m., and 1 and 6 p.m. and all will take place at the Adult Learning Center at Casper College.

“The orientation is required for all students who want to work on earning their High School Equivalency Certificate through our program,” said Chelse DePaolo-Lara, director.

The Test of Adult Basic Education is given to determine what areas of study an individual needs to concentrate on.

In addition to High School Equivalency Preparation, the ALC also provides English as a Second Language classes. All students interested in more education receive help finding a college and/or career pathway.

Those wishing to attend one of the three orientations August 21 are asked to RSVP by Tuesday, August 20. Reservations may be made by calling 268-2230 or online at caspercollege.edu/alc.

Lego model contest in August

Toy Town is holding its 32nd annual Lego contest through Friday with judging on Saturday.

Contestants need to construct a model from LEGOS (only) at home and bring it to Toy Town’s location, 130 S. Wolcott St., downtown Casper. Models will be accepted during regular business hours, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. through Friday. Models should not exceed 24” by 24” at the base.

The age groups are 6 and under, 7 to 9, 10 to 12 and 13 and older. First, second and third prizes will be given out for each age group. An overall “Best of Show” will be given out.

There are certificates and goodies for each entrant.

Entries are judged on creativity, stability, color, unique use of bricks and more.

For more information, contact Toy Town at 235-0550.

Active Aging Hike set

AARP Active Aging Hikes with Daina Nooney Hough. August 8, 8 to 9 a.m., Summit Elementary to Centennial Middle School, park at Summit; August 13, 7 to 8 p.m., Crossroads Park to Overlook, park at Crossroads Park; August 22, 8 to 9 a.m., Kelly Walsh to Preserve Apartments, park upper parking lot at KW off Walsh St.; August 27, 7 to 8 p.m., Old Yellowstone District, meet at Yellowstone and Elm St. For more information, please call Diana at 259-2783.

Summer markets at David Street

Summer markets are held every Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. at David Street Station. Browse through local growers and vendors, drinks for all ages, music, kids activities like the splash pad and face painting and so much more. Markets continue every Tuesday through mid-September.

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Community News Editor

Sally Ann Shurmur arrived at the Star-Tribune to cover sports two weeks after graduating from the University of Wyoming and now serves as community news editor. She was raised in Laramie and is a passionate fan of Cowboys football, food and family.

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