Colorado Day picnic Aug. 1 at Thorndale Park

       The seventh annual Colorado Day Picnic will be Wednesday, Aug. 1 at Thorndale Park, 24th and Uintah streets from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
       According to organizer Victor Shephard, “Everyone is invited to come, as hot dogs and sodas will be provided.” However, he requests that attendees bring a side dish or dessert.
       The gathering commemorates Colorado's joining the union in 1876.
       “Bring some friends and enjoy a great Colorado tradition,” Shephard said.

From a press release