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Celtic fest taps home brewers

Makers of beers, ales, meads and ciders get ready put your taste to the test at the Elizabeth Celtic Festival’s home-brewing competition slated for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 21.

Prizes include a Judge’s Choice award and a People’s Choice award, plus a Most Entries award will be given to the local home brewers club with the most entries. For more information, visit www.ElizabethCelticFestival.com. Entry is free.

Patriotic celebration set

Enjoy a patriotic day on Elizabeth’s historic Main Street on July 6. There will be a free hot dog lunch, homemade pie, live music, circus performances and a patriotic pet and doll parade. Pets may be up to 30 inches tall.

The parade starts at 11 a.m. at the police station, 425 S. Main St. Participants may register the morning of the parade. Prizes will be awarded in two categories. For more information, call Nora at 303-646-4672 or Connie at 303-646-1400.

Library hosts computer lab

The Elizabeth Branch Library will host an open computer lab at 10 a.m. June 20. Bring a laptop or use one of the library’s desktop systems. A local computer expert will be on hand to answer questions and provide assistance.

For more information on the class or to sign up, email Fran Turner at fturner@elbertcountylibrary.org or call her 303-646-3416. The library is located at 651 W. Beverly St. in Elizabeth.


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