WGCD’s Third Annual FREE BBQ is August 9th in Greeley – RSVP TODAY!

RSVP by Noon Monday, Aug. 2nd simply call 970-356-8097 ext 3 or email: info@wgcd.org with the total number of attendees

It’s time for the 3rd Annual West Greeley Conservation District’s FREE BBQ!  We invite you, your family, friends, co-workers, and employees to join us from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, August 9th (see attached). PLEASE help spread the word. We will begin serving supper at 5 p.m.

Anytime West Greeley Conservation District (WGCD) hosts large groups at Houston Gardens, our beautiful outdoor classroom, we ask that participants park in the Boys & Girls Club parking lot at 2400 W. 4th Street – that we share with them. Enter the Gardens through our west gate, we will have gators and golf carts available to help folks who need assistance.

The main entrance will be blocked for the safety of all vendors and participants.

Please RSVP to WGCD by noon Monday, Aug. 2, by calling 970-356-8097 x: 3 or email: info@wgcd.org with the total number of attendees in your group – we don’t want to run out of food!

This annual event is open to all ages, there will be interesting things for all to explore.  We will host over 20 educational and informational booth activities plus tours of the gardens (handicapped accessible trails are available). Everything is linked to agriculture, conservation and natural resources.

The booths include: FFA Petting Zoo, CSU Bug Zoo, NRCS Soil Tunnel, Pheasants/DOW, CFA, NoCo Pest/Taxidermy, Tucker Dairy, Sonrise Honey Co. & Bee Keepers, CoCoRaHs-Rain Gauges, Poudre Learning Center, Central Colorado Water Conservancy District, Colorado State Forestry Service Nursery, Colorado Foundation for Ag in the Classroom, Country Sunshine Jams, NRCS Field Office, Farm Service Association, Weld County Weeds, Bird Conservancy of the Rockies, Nature’s Educators, Rocky Mountain Raptor Program, 4-Rivers Equipment, Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District, Colorado Association of Conservation Districts with multiple member Districts attending. Plus the Colorado Tree Coalition, City of Greeley Creative District Team, Irrometer Company, Hortau, National Areas of Colorado, Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program.

We hope to see your there, it should be a great evening.

Happy Summer,

Kristi L. Helzer

Community Education & Outreach Coordinator

4302 W 9th Street Rd

Greeley, CO  80634

Phone: (970) 534-2320 (NEW)

Cell: (970) 381-8905


WGCD hopes to see everyone there!

Submitted to The BARN by:

West Greeley Conservation District please visit – http://www.wgcd.org/             


By Tucker Allmer - The BARN

Tucker Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.

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