Briefs for August 27: Viz-Abilities meeting slated
The Northwest Colorado Viz-Abilities, a group supporting residents with low vision, will meet at 1 p.m. today in the second floor library at Sunset Meadows.
Call 826-0833 for a ride.
AARP meeting today
Craig AARP Chapter No. 1418 will meet at 2 p.m. today at Sunset Meadows I, 633 Ledford St.
All are welcome.
For more information, call 824-5123.
Home school association meeting set
The Northwest Colorado Home School Association hosts a parents meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Connie Sue Ellis’ house.
For directions, please call 824-6911.
VNA meeting Wednesday
Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association will host its Annual Meeting at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at The Haven Community Center.
Anyone wishing to learn more about the organization and meet and celebrate with VNA’s employees, board members and families, please R.S.V.P. to Suzi Mariano, public information coordinator, at email@example.com or (970) 871-7631.
Al-Anon group schedules regular meetings
The Butterflies Al-Anon Family Group will hold meetings at 6 p.m. Fridays starting Sept. 7 at First Congregational Church, 630 Green St.
Al-Anon’s mission is to help the families of alcoholics by practicing the 12 steps, welcoming and giving comfort to those families, ad giving understanding and encouragement to the alcoholics.
For more information, call (970) 620-1255, (970) 824-6040 or (970) 824-4147.
Therapeutic riding program taking applications
Freedom Hooves Therapeutic Riding of Northwest Colorado is now accepting student applications for a four-week pilot program beginning Oct. 6.
Eligible applicants include persons ages three and older who are functioning with physical, developmental and/or social-emotional challenges and are interested in participating in an adaptive horsemanship program.
Applications will be accepted through Sept. 14.
The cost for selected students will be a $25.00 registration fee.
Call (970) 701-9085 for application and program information. Leave a message with complete contact information for a timely reply.