Craig briefs: Love INC handing out coats locally


Love INC plans to distribute cleaned, used coats to anyone in need this winter.

Coats will be available for free from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Wednesday at Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave.

The coats will be distributed at other Craig locations yet to be determined, as well as in Meeker, Rangely, Steamboat Springs, Dinosaur and Yampa.

People may pick out a coat for themselves and their children by going to any distribution location.

People may only take one coat per person per year, and may not pick out coats for anyone except themselves, a spouse or their own children.

For more information, call Love INC at 826-4400.

Meeting Wednesday for D.C. trip

There will be an informational meeting for the annual "We See D.C. Trip" at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Craig Middle School.

Any student in the sixth through ninth grade, their parents, grandparents or community members are eligible to go on the trip. For more information, call Courtney Jenison at 824-5651.

SHARE Craig registration Nov. 3

Registration for SHARE Craig food orders and Thanksgiving Packages will be at 10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Nov. 3 at Sunset Meadows II and I, respectively.

If you would like to donate the cost of a Thanksgiving package, which can be given to someone in need, you may do so at those times.

The cost this year of Thanksgiving packages are: $25, $28, $32 and $37.

The packages include a turkey breast (size varies with cost), along with 16 other food items.

If you have any questions please call Karen at 824-7939.

Volunteers needed for holiday dinner

Integrated Community is looking for volunteers to help with the first Thanksgiving Community Dinner, which will take place form 2 to 6 pm. Nov. 19 at St. Michael Catholic Church.

The organization also is looking for food donations, from turkey and stuffing to desserts and drinks.

Volunteer servers and people to help set up and clean afterward also are needed.


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