Datebook for Feb. 21



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This sign at Fortification Rocks on N. Colorado Highway 13 is one of three that was recently installed. The other two are at Isles Grove, also on Highway 13, and the Moffat/Routt county line on U.S. Highway 40. After many years, the signs are back up with new photos, revised text and updated local information. The Moffat County Tourism Association provided the funding for the new signs, staff from the Museum of Northwest Colorado contributed the text and photos, and Identity Graphics designed them.


8 a.m. to noon. The Colorado Division of Wildlife hosts a youth fishing day at Little Rascal Pond behind the Moffat County Public Safety Center. The event is open to anyone 16 or younger, and the DOW will provide all fishing equipment. Call the Meeker office at 970-878-6090 for more information.

9 a.m. to noon. The American Legion Post 62 hosts a Red, White and Blue Pancake Breakfast at the post, 1055 Moffat County Road 7. The cost is $5 a person, which includes pancakes, bacon, eggs and coffee. For more information, call 824-3625.

11 a.m. to noon The Vermillion Chapter of the Colorado Archaeological Society presents "Archaeology of the Sand Wash Basin" by Robyn Watkins Morris, of the Bureau of Land Management-Little Snake Field Office, at the Museum of Northwest Colorado. Call 826-5095.

1 p.m. Unicyclists meet at Alice Pleasant Park. Call Kevin Morris at 824-1703.

1 to 2 p.m. SHARE Craig distribution day takes place at St. Michael Catholic Church, 678 School St. Orders may be picked up at this time. Call Karen at 824-7939.

Sunday, Feb. 22

1:30 p.m. The Veterans of Foreign Wars hosts bingo at the VFW Hall, 419 E. Victory Way. For more information, call Dave Walters at 824-2923.

5 p.m. Local 1799 United Mine Workers Association meets at the Center of Craig. Call Francis Lux at 824-4134.

7 to 9 p.m. Adult coed open soccer takes place at the Boys & Girls Club of Craig, 1324 E. U.S. Highway 40. Flat tennis shoes and shin guards are required. The cost is $2 per player. Call Bill Sawer at 824-0116.

Monday, Feb. 23

Noon. Al Anon meets at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 630 Green St., in the library, for relatives and friends of alcoholics and addicts.

7 p.m. Fellowship Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 80 W. Fourth St. Call 326-6646.

Tuesday, Feb. 24

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

9 to 11 a.m. Moffat County Department of Social Services distributes United States Department of Agriculture commodities at 595 Breeze St. All households that receive commodities must be re-certified. Picture identification, proof of address and income or current eligibility is required. Call Social Services at 824-8282.

Noon to 1 p.m. Survival of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Women's Group meets for English-speaking survivors. Call 824-9709 for location.

1 to 2 p.m. Survival of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Women's Group meets for Spanish-speaking survivors. Call 824-9709 for location.


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