The meet will be held at Harry Geldien Stadium located behind Kelly Walsh High School. The Hershey Track and Field Meet is free. Girls and boys aged 9 14 years as of December 31, 2012 are eligible to compete. on the day of the meet.
Age group events include the 50 meter dash (9 10 years division only), 100 meter dash, 200 meter dash, 400 meter dash (9 10 11 12 years only), 4 X 100 meter relay, 800 meter run (11 12 13 14 years only), 1600 meter run (13 14 years division only), standing long jump and softball throw.
The top two finishers in each event qualify to compete at the State Hershey Meet to be held in Lander on Saturday, June 16, 2012. Qualifiers from the State Meet are eligible for selection to represent the region to travel to Hershey, Pa., on Saturday August 4, 2012 for the National Meet, expenses paid.
Hershey’s Track Field Games is designed to encourage physical fitness among Air Jordan Women Size youth and emphasize participation and sportsmanship.
Registration forms are available at the Casper Recreation Center, 1801 East 4th Street. If additional information is needed, call 235 8383.
Mission donation doubles in May
These days, few investments have a positive yield, let alone double your return. But that’s exactly what will happen if you make a gift to Central Wyoming Rescue Mission (CWRM) by May 31. Your contribution will have twice the impact on the Mission’s programs and services to assist the hungry, homeless and hopeless throughout central Wyoming.
“The Zimmerman Family Foundation and the Martin Family Foundation have joined in partnership to make an impact in a very powerful way. They agreed to contribute $25,000 each a total of $50,000 as the basis for a Matching Challenge Campaign,” said CWRM interim executive director Risa Petrie. “If the Mission raises $50,000 by May 31 through the gifts of other contributors, these families will match those donations dollar for dollar. Box 2030, Casper, WY 82602. All gifts must be received online or postmarked by May 31 Air Jordan 2011 to meet the challenge.
The Letter Carrier’s Food Drive is happening soon! Last year, the Casper area communities generosity enabled Wyoming Food Bank of the Rockies to provide over 31,000 meals in Natrona County. There are 49 partner agencies who, with Wyoming Food Bank of the Rockies serve the Casper area through food pantries and snack and meal programs.
Volunteers are needed to help sort the food received during the Letter Carrier’s Food Drive. If you can give an hour, a day, or two, please contact Tonja at 265 2172.
If you can volunteer for three consecutive hours, your time can be donated to one of WFBR’s partner agencies Air Jordan 12s (which translates to 20 pounds of free food for every three hours volunteered).
Wyoming Food Bank of the Rockies is the only food Nike Air Foamposite One bank in Wyoming. Air Jordan 13s Partnering with Feeding America, WFBR procures and distributes millions of pounds of food to over 200 agencies located in every county in Wyoming. Donate food, funds, or time, and help fight hunger and feed hope today!
Manor Heights makes a difference
For the third year in a row, Manor Heights Elementary School will participate in a literary project to benefit the community. All students will read “Dex: The Heart of a Hero,” by Caralyn Buehner. The book focuses on using heroic behavior and never giving up! Anyone can be heroic in their actions! All classes will participate in selling lemonade to help raise money for Jason’s Friends and The Humane Society! The lemonade stand will be open daily after school this week, and then every Friday until the last day of school. For more information, call the school at 253 1800.
On Tuesday, May 15, 2012, over 7,700 books will be distributed to first graders during “Wyoming Reads” literacy celebrations held in each of the state’s 23 counties. This is the 7th annual statewide celebration.