Datebook for Nov. 1

Today
The Moffat County Ice Arena is open for the 2004 skating season. Session times vary according to the daily schedule of hockey practice and figure skating practice. Open skating session are an hour and a half and are available every day of the week. Each session costs $2.50 and skate rental is available for $3 a day. Take-home schedules for November are available at the Ice Arena at Loudy-Simpson Park. Call 824-3011.

Today is the deadline to RSVP to attend a regional products workshop Nov. 10 that is sponsored by Yampa Valley Economic Development Council in partnership with Yampa Valley Partners and Community Agriculture Alliance. The workshop costs $20 and is will be from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn. Register online at www.yvedc.org and click on "Event Registration" or call 879-4370 or 824-8233.

Reminder: Those interested in participating in the learn-to-skate program being offered at the Loudy-Simpson Ice Area should register by today. The program starts at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 9 and is open to anyone older than 5. The program fee of $20 includes four one-hour sessions. Hockey equipment is provided for youths, and there is limited equipment available for adults. Skates can be rented for $1 at the rink. Call Mike Boatright at 824-2046.

8 a.m. Community Coat Drive distribution will be at Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave., in Craig, until noon Friday. Anyone who needs a coat may come. One coat per person per year. Parents may pick up coats for children. Call 824-5222.

5:30 p.m. LIFE, a weight-loss group, meets at Sunset Meadows I, 633 Ledford St. Weigh-in begins at 5:30 and the meeting begins at 6 p.m. The group meets every Monday. Call Joan at 824-6611 or Ken Fleming at 824-6806.

Tuesday, Nov. 2
VOTE! Centennial Mall is the voting location for most voters in the area. Call the Independent Life Center at 826-0833 if you live in Craig and need a ride.

8 a.m. Community Coat Drive distribution will be at Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave., in Craig, until noon Friday. Anyone who needs a coat may come. One coat per person per year. Parents may pick up coats for children. Call 824-5222 .

5:30 p.m. "Ask-A-Lawyer Night" is at the Craig Library, 570 Green St., until 6:30 p.m. This is a free service for low-income residents. Call 276-2161.

The Boys and Girls Club new members meeting will not be held tonight. Meetings will resume next Tuesday.

The Chapter AJ P.E.O. meets today. Any unaffiliated P.E.O.s in the area may attend. Call 824-3017.
Wednesday, Nov. 3
8 a.m. Community Coat Drive distribution will be at Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave., in Craig, until noon Friday. Anyone who needs a coat may come. One coat per person per year. Parents may pick up coats for children. Call 824-5222.

8:30 a.m. Mothers of Preschoolers meet at Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave., until 11. The cost of $6 includes breakfast, crafts and speakers. Children are welcome. Call 824-0101.

10 a.m. A free customer service workshop for business owners, sponsored by the Colorado Workforce Center and the Craig Chamber of Commerce, will be held at Holiday Inn, 300 S. Colo. Highway 13, until noon. The presentation will be delivered by Heidi Brimmerle from the Colorado Mountain College. Pastries and beverages will be served. Call 824-3246 to sign up.

3 p.m. Quest Bible-based program with activities for children in grades kindergarten through fourth will meet at the First Congregational Church, 630 Green St., until 4:45 p.m. through April 30. Stories, activities and snacks are provided. Call 824-3039.

5 p.m. SHARE Craig Registration Day is at St. Michael's Catholic Church, 678 School St., until 7 p.m. The distribution day is scheduled from 1 to 2 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Boys and Girls Club Armory. Call Karen at 824-7939 or Laura at 824-7939.

6 p.m. The American Red Cross is hosting a CPR and AED class today and tomorrow from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. The class is at the American Red Cross Office, 485 Yampa Ave. The cost is $32 or $50 for both nights. Call 226-5728.

6:30 p.m. Awana groups for children ages 3 through sixth grade meet at First Baptist Church, 1150 W. Ninth St. Call Pastor Brian Haynes at 824-5926.
Thursday, Nov. 4
8 a.m. Community Coat Drive distribution will be at Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave., in Craig, until noon Friday. Call 824-5222.

8 a.m. The Craig Police Department is providing Methamphetamine Awareness classes today and tomorrow at the Moffat County Public Safety Center, 800 W. First St. Classes run from 8 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 5 p.m. There are limited community seats available and participants must register first. Call 826-2360 to sign up.

10 a.m. Children's story hour will be held at the Moffat County Library, 570 Green St. Another story hour will be held at 11 a.m. Children can participate in a cereal necklace-making after story-hour. Call 824-5116.

10 a.m. Hunter Sight-in at Bears Ears Sportsman Club, Cedar Mountain Rifle Range until dark. The cost is $5 a rifle. Targets and spotting scopes are provided, and range officers are on duty. Range 4.5 miles north of Country General on Moffat County Road 7. Call 826-0150.

5 p.m. The Northwest Colorado Farmers Union is holding a county meeting in Hayden at the Routt County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall, 398 S. Poplar. A representative from the U.S. Department of Agriculture will speak, and officers and delegates for the Rocky Mountain Farmers Union in Denver will be selected. Some food will be provided, but participants should bring a side dish to share. Call John Allen, president of the union, at 824-6761.

5 p.m. Maybell Elementary School is hosting an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner. Dinner includes spaghetti, garlic bread, salad, dessert and a drink. Prices are $8 for adults and $5 for seniors and students younger than 12. Children younger than 5 eat free. All proceeds will benefit Maybell Elementary, 72 Haynes Ave. Call Lorena Shaffer at 272-3266 or 272-3021.

6 p.m. The Am

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