Briefs for August 10: Free Summer Concert Series events this weekend

J.W. Snack's will present a free summer concert series at 8 p.m. today and Saturday at the restaurant, 210 E. Victory Way. The horn driven Denver funk band, The Last Riot, will be performing. There is no cover charge and attendees must be 21. For more information, call 826-0468.

Emerald City Opera Saturday at MCHS

The Emerald City Opera will be performing at Moffat County High School at 8 p.m. Saturday. The performance will feature young professional singers in staged scenes from various popular operas. The cost is $8 at the door. For more information, call 879-1996 or visit www.emeraldcityopera.org.

Immigration presentation slated

Advocates-Crisis Support Services in Craig is partnering with Catholic Charities in the Diocese of Pueblo to host an educational immigration presentation in Craig. The presentation is slated for 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday at The Center Of Craig, 601 Yampa Ave. Attendees will learn about citizenship applications, immigration fees, VAWA-visas for victims of domestic violence, U-visas, renewal of permanent resident card, family petition and immigrant rights. Additionally, presenters will be available to answer questions from 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at The Center of Craig. For more information, call Patricia at 824-9709.

BLM's Northwest Resource Advisory Council meeting Aug. 23

The Bureau of Land Management's Northwest Colorado Resource Advisory Council will meet August 23 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Rio Blanco County Fairgrounds, 700 Sulphur Road, in Meeker. The meeting is open to the public, with public comment periods scheduled for 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Agenda topics include: BLM White River Oil and Gas RMP Amendment; Wild Horse Management Resolution; Colorado River Valley RAC RMP subgroup recommendations; NW Sage Grouse EIS update; BLM coal permitting process; and field manager updates. For more information, visit www.blm.gov/co/st/en/BLM_Resources/racs/nwrac.html.

Support group meets twice a month

A support group for those living with cancer meets at 6 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of each month upstairs at St. Michael Catholic Church, 678 School St. For more information, call Joan 701-9085.

Craig Daily Press seeking new editorial board members

The Craig Daily Press is seeking people to participate on its next editorial board. Editorial board members meet from noon to 1 p.m. Mondays to discuss the newspaper’s opinion pieces for that week’s Wednesday and Saturday editions. Editorial board terms last three months. Those who are interested or would like additional information should call editor Joshua Roberts at 875-1791 or email him at editor@craigdailypress.com.

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