Saturday, July 16, 2016

Volunteers needed at Swift Ponds in July and August

Dave Boyle, our liason with Colorado Youth Outdoors, reports CYO is needing volunteers to help with a variety of youth fishing and other outdoor activities at Swift Ponds in July and August.  If interested, contact Brad Wright, CYO program coordinator, at 970-663-0800, e-mail The CYO website is 

Colorado Youth Outdoors July August Volunteer Calendar, Swift Ponds

  • Monday, July 18 – Foothills Gateway, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m; about 30 disabled youth, mostly in wheelchairs
  • Friday, July 22- McDonald Financial Fishing Derby, 8:30-11:30 a.m. fishing derby for younger kids and their parents/grandparents.
  • Friday, July 22- Hopeful Hearts Activity Day, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., fly fishing and archery
  • Saturday, July 30-CYO Safari (10-plus volunteers needed), 8:30 – 2:30
  • Friday, Aug. 5-CYO Trap Shooting Venture, 8-4 (10-plus volunteers needed)
  • Saturday, Aug. 20-CYO Archery Venture, 8-4.