Daily AA meetings – Visit https://aasalidabvleadville.com/ for information on daily Zoom meetings. 24-hour hotline: 888-333-9649.
7:30-8:30 a.m. – Salida Sunrise Rotary Club meets weekly at Robin’s, 8046 W. U.S. 50. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
9 a.m.-4 p.m. – Caring and Sharing, 220 W. Fourth St., accepts donations. Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. for shopping. 719-539-3686.
10 a.m.-1 p.m. – Chaffee County Resource Center, next to Caring and Sharing, 220 W. Fourth St., open for food boxes and light medical equipment. Call Mel Hickman, 719-539-4849, with questions.
Noon – Daily AA meeting on https://www.zoom.us/j/8680321228. Call Lori, 303-210-5012, for password.
Noon-5 p.m. – Salida Pregnancy Resource Center is open at 215 E. Third St. Call or email first. 719-539-7436.
7 p.m. – AA “Wednesday Night Discussion” at First Lutheran Church (basement), 13th and F streets. Read more
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