Today is the deadline to submit a short story in the contest sponsored by the Craig branch of the Moffat County Libraries. Contest is open to all ages and contest rules are available at the Library. Call 824-5116.
9 a.m. The Knights of Columbus Tootsie Roll fund-raising drive will have donation tables at Craig City Market and Safeway stores through Sunday. Money raised will be split between with the Visiting Nurses Association and Horizons.
10 a.m. Hunter sight-in at Bears Ears Sportsman Club, Cedar Mountain Rifle Range will be held until dark. The cost is $5 a rifle. Targets and spotting scopes will be provided, and range officers will be on duty. The range is 4.5 miles north of Country General on County Road 7. Call 826-0150.
6 p.m. The Craig Rotary Club is hosting a chili supper in the concession stand area before the high school football game against Palisade. The cost is $4 and includes a beverage. Proceeds will benefit the Craig Rotary Club College Scholarships for MCHS students.
8 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous has an open meeting at 50 S. Ranny St. Call 824-7320 for more information.
Saturday, Oct. 16
Hayden Recreation Department's English riding seminar is at the Routt County Fairgrounds in Hayden. The cost is $86 a person. Class times are scheduled according to age group. Call Becky Thayer at 824-0311.
10 a.m. Tranzformations Salon, 478 Yampa Ave., is hosting a pumpkin painting party for elementary school children until 11:30 a.m. Call 824-4335 to reserve a pumpkin while supplies last.
10 a.m. The High Plains Mustang Club is sponsoring a horse-handling clinic until noon at 696 County Road 22. All horse owners (mustang or not) and those interested in owning a horse are welcome. Call Dona at 824-0105 or 824-9406.
Noon Narcotics Anonymous meets at 11 W. Victory Way, No. 203 (upstairs). Call 824-5335 or 629-1794.
Noon The Library Board of Trustees will hold its monthly meeting in the Dinosaur branch of Moffat County Libraries, 400 W. School St. Everyone is welcome to attend. Call 374-2700.
5 p.m. A spaghetti dinner fund-raiser sponsored by the Maybell Parent Advisory Committee will be at Maybell Elementary School on U.S. Highway 40 (across the street from the Maybell Store). The adult price is $8, and the senior and student price is $5. Children younger than 5 eat free. Call Lorena at 272-3021 or 272-3266.
6 p.m. A covered dish and white elephant sale is being sponsored by the American Legion Post 62 and Auxiliary at the First Christian Church, 960 W. Victory Way. All veterans and families and friends of veterans are welcome. Call 824-3085 after 5 p.m.
6:30 p.m. Annual Craig Chamber of Commerce Crab Fest will be held in the Moffat County Fairground Pavilion. A comedian will provide entertainment. The cost is $38.50. Call 824-5689.
8 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous has an open meeting at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 824-7320 for more information.
Sunday, Oct. 17
Noon Brown's Hole Homemakers' Club meets in the Lodore Hall in Browns Park. Lodore Hall is west on U.S. Highway 40, turn onto Colorado 318 to Browns Park, drive 50 miles west to Lodore Hall. Call Dora Watson, vice president, at 824-2251 or Lodore Hall at 269-3000.
1 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous has an open meeting at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 824-7320 for more information.
1:30 p.m. Bingo will be held at the VFW, 419 E. Victory Way. Call 824-7145.
5 p.m. AWANA groups meet at Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave., in Craig for children ages three through 12th grade. Call Pastor Rod Compton at 824-5222.
6 p.m. AWANA group for seventh and eighth grades meets at First Baptist Church, 1150 W. Ninth St. Call Pastor Brian Haynes at 824-5926.
7 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous meet at 11 W. Victory Way, No. 203 (upstairs). Call 824-5335 or 629-1794.
Monday, Oct. 18
8 a.m. Community Coat Drive distribution will be at Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave., in Craig until noon Nov. 5. Saturday hours are 10 a.m. to noon. Anyone who needs a coat may come. One coat per person per year. Call 824-5222 .
10 a.m. "How to Eat on $5 a Day", a free class offered by CSU Cooperative Extension Office in Craig, will meet at the CSU Extension Office, 539 Barclay St., until 11:45 a.m. The class includes six $5 shopping sprees a person at City Market to practice the skills learning in class. Call 826-3402.
Noon Alcoholics Anonymous has an Alanon meeting at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 824-7320.
5:30 p.m. LIFE, a weight-loss group, meets at Sunset Meadows I, 633 Ledford, in Craig. Weigh-in begins at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting begins at 6 p.m. Call Joan at 824-6611 or Ken Fleming at 824-6806.
7 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous has an open men's meeting at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 824-7320 for more information.
Tuesday, Oct. 19
Noon The Community Networking Group hosts a presentation by Russell George, the executive director of the Colorado Department of Natural Resources, in Rangely until 1:30 p.m. in the Weiss Center Colorado Room at the Rangely Campus of Colorado Northwestern Community College. Participants should have sent RSVPs before Tuesday. Call Becky Dubbert at 675-3202.
6 p.m. New member and parent orientation will be held at the Boys and Girls Club, 1324 U.S. Highway 40 in Craig. New members, parents and community members can attend. Call 826-0411.
6 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous meets at 11 W. Victory Way, No. 203 (upstairs). Call 824-5335 or 629-1794.
6:30 p.m. Moffat County Child Care Providers Association will hold business meetings with an educational or informative program afterward at the Boys and Girls Club building, 1240 E. Victory Way. Call Paula Reed, president, at 824-6756.