Datebook for May 24

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The Moffat County Libraries will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday.

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Grand Olde West Days is at the Wyman Museum and in downtown Craig. The Wyman Museum hosts a flapjack feed, a car show, music, live entertainment, food, crafts, antique tractor pull, wagon rides, inflatables, bungee tramp, hot air balloon rides and a petting zoo. Downtown Craig will have geocaching in the shops all day.

10 a.m. Moffat County High School graduation at the school gym, 900 Finley Lane. For more information, call 824-7036.

1 p.m. Craig Middle School hosts a free one-hour open house at the school, 915 Yampa Ave. Refreshments will be provided. Call 824-3289.

2 p.m. The Grand Olde West Days Parade goes through downtown Craig.

6 p.m. The American Legion Post No. 62 hosts bingo night at the Elk's Lodge, 43 W. Victory Way. Eleven games will be played. Doors open at 5 p.m. A 10-game pack costs $15. Call 824-3625.

7 p.m. Country artist Collin Raye plays a concert at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Indoor Arena as part of Grand Olde West Days. Tickets cost $25. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Advance sales at the Craig Chamber of Commerce and Murdoch's.

8 to 9:15 p.m. Craig Group One Alcoholics Anonymous open meeting is at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 888-333-9649.

9:30 p.m. to midnight. A barn dance is at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Indoor arena. Cost is $5.

Sunday, May 25

The Moffat County Libraries will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday.

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Grand Olde West Days is at the Wyman Museum. Events include a flapjack feed, music, live entertainment, food, crafts, antique tractor pull, wagon rides, bungee tramp, hot air balloon rides and a petting zoo.

1 to 2:15 p.m. Craig Group One Alcoholics Anonymous open, non-smoking meeting is at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 888-333-9649.

1:30 p.m. The Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary bingo is at the VFW Hall, 419 E. Victory Way. The event is open to the public. Sunday bingo sessions occur every week. Call Mary Walters at 824-2923.

3 p.m. A Ranch Rodeo is at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Arena/Grandstand as part of Grand Olde West Days. Gates open at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 at the gate. A draft horse and pack mule demonstration follows the rodeo.

5 p.m. Gravesite flag placement is at the Craig cemetery. All veteran graves in the vet sections and throughout the cemetery will be marked.

7 p.m. Warrior Productions Extreme Motocross exhibition is at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Arena/Grandstand as part of Grand Olde West Days.

Monday, May 26

Memorial Day observed

The Moffat County Libraries will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday.

All day Grand Olde West Days is in Downtown Craig. Events include a Boot Scoot 5K Walk/Run at 8 a.m. (Registration begins at 7 a.m.), a street festival at 8 a.m., which includes a pancake breakfast, music, live entertainment, food, crafts, wagon rides, inflatables and a bungee tramp.

6:30 a.m. The Moffat County High School girls basketball team hosts a pancake breakfast near Serendipity Coffee Shop, 576 Yampa Ave. Tickets cost $6 for adults and $3 for children under 5 years old.

9 to 11 a.m. Toddler/preschool playgroup is at Serendipity's. Call Kevin at 824-1703.

11 a.m. Memorial Day services are at the Craig cemetery.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Craig Conrad, a retiring Moffat County High School teacher, signs his book, "Unstoppable," at the Museum of Northwest Colorado. Call 824-6360.

3 p.m. Memorial Day services are at the Maybell cemetery.

Tuesday, May 27

The Moffat County Libraries will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday.

8:30 to 10 a.m. Senior swimnastics is at the American Legion Post 62 pool,

1055 Moffat County Road 7. Call 824-3625.

Noon to 1 p.m. A grief education support group for adults who have experienced the loss of a loved one is at the Craig Visiting Nurse Association. Call Katy at 871-7628.

6:30 to 8:15 p.m. "Pulse" Young group, for youths ages 11 to 18, meets every Tuesday at the New Creation Church in the Centennial Mall. Call 756-0010.

7 p.m. Comunidad Integrada offers a free English and Spanish learning club, Intercambio, every Tuesday at the Boys & Girls Club of Craig, 1324 E. U.S. Highway 40. The club is for all ages. Call 824-6424.

8 to 9:15 p.m. Craig Group One Alcoholics Anonymous' non-smoking Book Study closed meeting is at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 888-333-9649

Wednesday, May 28

8 a.m. The Craig Downtown Business Association meets at Serendipity Coffee Shop, 576 Yampa Ave. The second Wednesday of each month is a Meet-and-Greet, hosted by a local business.

Noon The Yampa Valley Ladies Golf Association meets at the Tin Cup Grill. Lunch will be served followed by the May meeting. Cost of the meal is $8. Golf for the day will be a shotgun start at 8 a.m. Contact a club officer by noon Tuesday to add your name to the list. Call Joann Stoddard at 824-5960.

Noon. Craig Group One Alcoholics Anonymous' women's open meeting is at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 888-333-9649.

3:30 to 7 p.m. 55 and older swim is at the American Legion Post 62 pool, 1055 Moffat County Road 7. Call 824-3625.

Thursday, May 29

8:30 to 10 a.m. Senior swimnastics is at the American Legion Post 62 pool, 1055 Moffat County Road 7. Call 824-3625.

10 and 11:30 a.m. Moffat County Library, 570 Green St., will host story time in the Children's Room. This week's theme is summer. For more information, call 824-5116.

6 p.m. An outreach meeting regarding the United States Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency Farm Loan Program takes place in the conference room at Re/Max About You LLC, 390 Yampa Ave. Call Linda Dukes, USDA Farm Service Agency, Farm Loan Manager, at 303-250-9902.

8 to 9:15 p.m. Craig Group One Alcoholics Anonymous' open topic discussion meeting is at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 888-333-9649.

Friday, May 30

8:30 to 10 a.m. Senior swimnastics is at the American Legion Post 62 pool, 1055 Moffat County Road 7. Call 824-3625.

6 p.m. The Elks Lodge hosts bingo each Friday night. Fifteen games are played with a minimum payout of $1,000 each night. The lodge is at 43 W. Victory Way. Doors open at 5 p.m.

6 to 8 p.m. Northwest Colorado Homeschool Association's Achievement Night is at First Christian Church. All home-schooled students are welcome to share their talent, school project or accomplishment. Cedar Mountain Ensemble will perform. Bring a Mexican dish and salad to share. Dessert and drinks are provided. Call Tobi at 824-6512.

7 to 9 p.m. Celebrate Recovery meets at First Baptist Church, 1150 W. Ninth St. The purpose of the group is to help people overcome hurts, habits and hang-ups, in a safe environment. Live worship music and childcare is provided. Latecomers welcome. Call Caroline at 620-0659.

Saturday, May 31

6:00 a.m. The American Bass Anglers District 92 in Craig participate in a bass fishing tournament at Pelican Lake, southwest of Vernal, Utah. Call Steve Drake at 826-0360 or Don Eriksen at 629-2915.

8 to 9:15 p.m. Craig Group One Alcoholics Anonymous' open meeting is at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 888-333-9649.

12:45 to 2 p.m. SHARE Craig Distribution Day takes place at the American Legion Post, 1055 County Road 7. Call Karen at 824-7939.

Sunday, June 1

6:00 a.m. The American Bass Anglers District 92 in Craig participate in a bass fishing tournament at Pelican Lake, southwest of Vernal, Utah. Call Steve Drake at 826-0360 or Don Eriksen at 629-2915

1:30 p.m. The Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary bingo is at the VFW Hall, 419 E. Victory Way. Open to the public. Sunday bingo sessions occur every week. Call Mary Walters at 824-2923.

Thursday, June 5

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Klinglesmith family and various government agencies host a workshop for landowners interested in range management, wildlife policies and economic diversity through agricultural tourism. Snacks and lunch are provided. For more information or to RSVP, call Seth Gallagher with the Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory at 970-482-1707 ext. 12 or seth.gallagher@rmbo.org by May 31.

11 a.m. Moffat County Library will hold its Summer Reading Program Story Time at the covered patio and picnic area of the Moffat County Fairgrounds, 640 E. Victory Way. For more information, call 824-5116.

Friday, June 6

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Northwest Colorado Home school Association is combining a BBQ, Book Fair, and elections with its annual Field Day. Participants should bring a box of books/curriculum they would like to sell with their name on the box, their own plates, silverware, and drinks for their family along with a side dish to share. Cost is free for members. Cost is $1 for a hamburger and 50 cents for non-members

Friday, June 13

Deadline to register for the June 17 first aid and CPR class at the Meeker Fire House. Cost is $25 for both first aid and CPR and $20 for CPR only. To register for the course, call Suzan at 878-5510 or e-mail director@meekerchamber.com.

Saturday, June 14

6:00 a.m. The American Bass Anglers District 92 in Craig participate in a bass fishing tournament at Starvation Lake, northwest of Duchesne, Utah. Call Steve Drake at 826-0360 or Don Eriksen at 629-2915.

6 to 8 p.m. The Colorado First Conservation District annual meeting takes place at the Wyman Museum, 94350 E. U.S. Highway 40. All cooperators are welcome. RSVP to DeDe Sorrentino at 824-5114.

Sunday, June 15

6:00 a.m. The American Bass Anglers District 92 in Craig participate in a bass fishing tournament at Starvation Lake, northwest of Duchesne, Utah. Call Steve Drake at 826-0360 or Don Eriksen at 629-2915.

Tuesday, June 17

5 to 10 p.m. The Meeker Fire House hosts a first aid and CPR class. Call Suzan at 878-5510 or e-mail director@meekerchamber.com.

Saturday, June 21

1 p.m. The reading group/book club, "Page Turners," meets at Downtown Books. "Once Upon a Day" by Lisa Tucker is the first book. Call The Book Ladies at 970-824-5343

Saturday, June 28

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Craig Daily Press hosts a three-on-three basketball tournament as a fundraiser for Relay For Life. Call Renee Campbell at 875-1781.

7 to 11 p.m. The Pigs on Parade Craig Relay For Life team hosts a bowling fundraiser at Thunder Rolls Bowling Center. Registration forms are available at Thunder Rolls and at the Public Safety Center. Call Charlene at 826-2306 or Nancy at 824-4495.

Saturday, July 12

6:00 a.m. The American Bass Anglers District 92 in Craig participate in a bass fishing tournament at Steinaker Lake, north of Vernal, Utah. Call Steve Drake at 826-0360 or Don Eriksen at 629-2915.

Sunday, July 13

6:00 a.m. The American Bass Anglers District 92 in Craig participate in a bass fishing tournament at Steinaker Lake, north of Vernal, Utah. Call Steve Drake at 826-0360 or Don Eriksen at 629-2915.

Saturday, August 2

6:00 a.m. The American Bass Anglers District 92 in Craig participate in a bass fishing tournament at Elkhead Reservoir, northeast of Craig. Call Steve Drake at 826-0360 or Don Eriksen at 629-2915.

Sunday, August 3

6:00 a.m. The American Bass Anglers District 92 in Craig participate in a bass fishing tournament at Elkhead Reservoir, northeast of Craig. Call Steve Drake at 826-0360 or Don Eriksen at 629-2915.

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