Datebook for May 7


Saturday, May 7

9 a.m. Hands-on Quilters are sponsoring a special Quilt History Day with members from the Colorado Quilting Council. Those interested in having their quilts documented should plan to attend. To schedule an appointment call Cheryl Bush at 824-2567.

11 a.m. Queeda Mantle, author of "The Mantle Ranch," will be at a book-signing at Sprirt Pass in the Centinnial Mall until 3 p.m. The book is a fresh glimpse into the intriguing history of the Mantle family and their ranch in the Yampa River Canyon.

Noon St. Michael's Catholic Church is hosting its annual Mother's Day luncheon, which will include a fashion show. Everyone is asked to bring a salad and come celebrate motherhood. Call Mary Buchanan at 824-5912.

Noon Cinco de Mayo celebration will be at the Moffat County Fairgrounds until 6 p.m. The public is invited to come and enjoy the festivities.

5 p.m. The VFW Ladies Auxiliary hosts a family-style free dinner for senior citizens at the VFW, 419 E. Victory Way, the first Saturday of each month. Proceeds from VFW bingo helps sponsor the event. Call 824-7145.

6:30 p.m. The Militant Labor Forum Hall, 11 W. Victory Way, is hosting a forum on workers rights, freedom of the press and the right to free speech. The guest speaker is Tamor Rosenfield. A dinner and reception will be held after the speaker. A donation of $8 a person is requested.

Sunday, May 8

9 a.m. There is a Mother's Day breakfast at St. Michael's Catholic Church, 678 School St., sponsored and served by the Knights of Columbus after 9 a.m. Mass. The cost is $3 a person except mothers and children younger than 12 eat for free.

Monday, May 9

10 a.m. The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is offering immunizations every Monday and Friday. New clients should bring in their records 24 to 48 hours before their appointment dates. Children younger than 18 must be accompanied by their parents or present a signed permission slip from a parent. Medicaid recipients should bring their cards. Call VNA at 824-8233.

Noon Al-Anon, a fellowship of individuals whose lives are affected by alcohol abuse, meets until 1 p.m. at 50 S. Ranney St.

5:30 p.m. Craig Youth Hockey will be holding its monthly meeting at the Loudy-Simpson Ice Arena. Call Mike Boatright at 824-2046.

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

6 p.m. A driver education class is offered at Moffat County High School for students who will be 15 by Aug. 31. The class will meet in Room 310. Call MCHS at 824-7036 to register.

7 p.m. Moffat County Search and Rescue will meet at the Public Safety Center, 800 W. First St. Call 826-4513.

Tuesday, May 10

9 a.m. Moffat County Pest Manage--ment in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Inspection Service, and the Plant Protection and Quarantine will sponsor a free one-day workshop relating to rangeland grasshoppers and Morman crickets. The workshop will be held at Shadow Mountain Club House. To make reservations, call the Moffat County Extension Office at 824-9180 or stop by 539 Barclay St. The course is approved for five pesticide re-certification credits.

Noon Friends of the Library group meets for a brown bag lunch at the Craig branch of the Moffat County Library, 570 Green St. Call 824-5116.

7 p.m. The Craig Middle School Extravaganza Concert featuring the choir and the band will be held in the CMS auditorium.

Wednesday, May 11

6 p.m. Line dancing class at the Craig Intermediate School until 7:30 p.m. Call Judy at 824-5902.

Thursday, May 12

9:30 a.m. The Craig Book Club meets at Serendipity coffee shop. The book "Prince of the Clouds," will be reviewed. Call Susie at 824-1956.

7 p.m. The Moffat County High School Extravaganza Concert, featuring the choir and the band will perform in the high school auditorium.

7 p.m. The Neighborhood Watch, a subcommittee of COMA, meets at The Memorial Hospital in the cafeteria.

8 p.m. Al-Anon, a support group for family and friends of loved ones afflicted with alcohol abuse, meets until 9 p.m. at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 824-7320.

Friday, May 13

7 p.m. The Jeremiah People, a Christian music theater group, will perform at the Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave.

Saturday, May 14

10 a.m. The Moffat County Humane Society meets at the Golden Cavvy Restaurant. Anyone interested should attend. Call 870-7500.

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