Datebook for May 4

Today

10 and 11:30 a.m. Story-time is at the Craig branch of Moffat County Libraries, 570 Green St. The theme is planting and growing. Call 824-5116, ext. 405.

11 a.m. The Muscular Dystrophy Association hosts a "lock-up" fundraiser at the O.P. Bar & Grill, 534 E. Victory Way. Community members are asked to donate money to release volunteers from "jail."

4:30 to 6 p.m. A farewell party for Debi Harmon, former director of Northwest Colorado Dental Coalition, is at Northwest Colorado Dental Care, 485 Yampa Ave.

Friday, May 5

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Maximum Impact Simulcast is live via satellite at First Christian Church, 960 W. Victory Way, with John C. Maxwell, Dave Ramsey, Tim Sanders, Patrick Lencioni, Kathy Ireland, Mark Sam--born, J.C. Watts, Peyton Man--ning and Archie Manning. Call 824-6024.

5 p.m. Nominations are due for the Craig Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year or Sunshine Award. Call 824-5689.

Saturday, May 6

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Habitat for Humanity has a workday at its first Craig project home, 745 Yampa Ave. Take hammers, wonderbars, brick chisels and crowbars. Call Greg Smith at 824-4020, John Bouldin at 824-5459 or Vicki Burns at 824-3701.

Noon to 3 p.m. The Humane Society of Moffat County sponsors an Adopt-A-Thon featuring Craig Shelter animals at Murdoch's Ranch & Home Supply, 2355 W. Victory Way. Adoption forms are available. Pets can be picked up from the shelter Monday after vaccination and spay/neuter fees are arranged, as per city ordinance.

5 p.m. The Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary 4265 hosts its monthly senior citizens dinner at the VFW restaurant, 419 E. Victory Way. Dinner is spaghetti, tossed salad, garlic bread and cake.

Sunday, May 7

10:45 a.m. The community is invited to a free concert featuring Nashville recording artist Tony Elenburg at Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave.

Monday, May 8

4 p.m. The Craig Poetry Group meets in the bookstore at Serendipity Coffee Shop, 576 Yampa Ave. Call Cheryl Miller at 824-3990.

5:15 p.m. The Humane Society of Moffat County has its regular meeting at the Golden Cavvy Restaurant, 538 Yampa Ave. The public is welcome. Call 870-7500.

Tuesday, May 9

Noon to 1 p.m. The Craig Chamber of Commerce annual meeting is at the Holiday Inn of Craig, 300 S. Colorado Highway 13. The cost is $15 a person. Those interested in learning more about the Chamber, its accomplishments and its goals for 2006 are welcome. To RSVP, call 824-5689.

Wednesday, May 10

5:30 p.m. Craig Youth Hockey has its monthly meeting at the Loudy-Simpson Ice Arena. Call Mike at 824-4411 or Mark at 824-8211.

Thursday, May 11

9:30 a.m. The Craig Book Club meets at the home of Patti Askew. "The Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana" by Umberto Eco will be reviewed by Susie Begam-Violette. Call 826-0412.

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