TITLE

Father's Day Festivities

AUTHOR(S)
Wheaton, Mike
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
PN;Sep2008, Vol. 62 Issue 9, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the three outdoor recreational activities that the disabled Coloradans look forward to in celebrating the Father's Day event every the 14th day of June. They include an annual picnic and family fishing day at Swift Ponds in Windsor, Colorado, a fishing day activity for children with disabilities sponsored by the Wild Turkey Federation's and Wheelin' Sportsman's Mount Evans chapter, and an annual "Family shoot" in Aurora sponsored by the Sunrise Disabled Hunters Program.
ACCESSION #
33590400

 

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