Briefs for Jan. 28, 2012: Fundraiser to assist Bird family, of Craig
January 28, 2012
A fundraiser will take place from 4 to 9 p.m. Monday at Vallartas Restaurant inside Centennial Mall, 1111 W. Victory Way, with 20 percent of the proceeds going to the Bird family, of Craig.
A memorial account has also been set up at Yampa Valley Bank. Or, if you'd like a tax credit, checks can be made out to New Creation Church and all donations will be deposited into the Yampa Valley Bank Account.
Tea Party town hall meeting Thursday
The Bears Ears Tea Party Patriots will host a town hall meeting with Moffat County Commissioners and commission candidates at 7 p.m. Thursday at The Center of Craig, 601 Yampa Ave.
Attendees are encouraged to come with questions.
Free crochet classes offered
A free crochet class takes place from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday at 655 Ranney St.
February's project is a half double crochet hat or headband.
Participants should bring 4-ply yarn, a size H hook, scissors and a blunt end needle.
For more information, call Mary Walters at 824-2923.
Diabetes workshop beginning Feb. 6
Aging Well, a program of the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association, will offer Healthier Living Diabetes, a self-management workshop every Monday from Feb. 6 through March 12 in the platinum room of the Community Health Center, 745 Russell St.
The workshop costs $20 and includes materials. Caregivers and partners are encouraged to attend.
Registration is required. For more information or to register, call 871-7676.
Bella Voce presents 'Amor'e' on Feb. 4
Bella Voce, a local chorus group, will present "Amor'e: A Celebration of Love" from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Pavilion.
Tickets cost $30 for adults and $25 for students 21 and younger, and are available at the Craig Chamber, 360 E. Victory Way.
Tickets must be purchased in advance. For more information, call Jeana Womble at 824-6472.