Briefs for August 13: Immigration presentation slated
August 13, 2012
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. today 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, also at The Center of Craig.
For more information, call Patricia at 824-9709.
Humane Society meeting today
The Humane Society of Moffat County will meet at 6 p.m. today at the Golden Cavvy, 538 Yampa Ave. Anyone interested in joining the organization should call Ann Anderson at 620-2014.
The Humane Society is currently offering all adult cats at the Craig Animal Shelter for a discount adoption rate of $50 through Saturday.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reading activities slated for Tuesday
"Reading Takes You Higher," a reading activity for local elementary school students, is scheduled for 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday at Colorado Northwestern Community College's Craig campus, 2801 W. Ninth St.
The event is free and open to all elementary school-age children.
Check-in is required, and students are encouraged to bring their book bags. The event is sponsored by Sunset Elementary School and CNCC.