Rec board update

By Nancy Feehan

The scene at the MTC Saturday was busy with people getting in the holiday spirit as the Chamber of Commerce and rec board partnered in getting clothes to the community in the morning and Santa arrived and handed out candy canes and stuffed animals to eager kids in the afternoon.

The Starfish will be closed this weekend, the 23rd, and open December 30, from 9 a.m. until noon, to sell and receive your donations.

We have a couple of families who are utilizing the MTC for family celebrations. The cost to rent any room at the MTC is really reasonable since the council lowered the rates. Stop at the town hall to get the rates and information.

Open Gym a.m. and p.m. will be closed December 25and January 1 and open the usual times the rest of the week.

Family Movie Night is planned for January 19; details to follow.

The MTC Planning Commission is having their meeting on February 20 at 5:30 p.m. to discuss all proposals for the MTC. Tracy Jones will facilitate the workshop. There is a proposal sheet at town hall; this is your chance to let your voice be heard. There is no proposal is too far out of the box. What would you like to see at the MTC for Moorcroft?

Open Gym is from 8:15 until 10:15 a.m. Monday and Wednesday mornings; Candace is doing a HIIT workout and you’re welcome to join her or you can walk or use the equipment on the stage for $2. Fridays are also open.

Monday night, at 6:30 p.m. is open gym for basketball; Tuesday night is open gym for families at 6:30 p.m.; and Wednesday is volleyball at 7 p.m.

Please let the council or rec board know if you would support and use the gym other times than already posted to be open.

The EWC GED classes are held on Wednesday night at 6 p.m. in room 158 on the east end of the building; use the Starfish entrance.