Briefs for June 25: AARP meeting set for today
June 25, 2012
An AARP meeting is scheduled for 2 p.m. today in the recreation room at Sunset Meadows I, 633 Ledford St.
AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization for people 50 and older.
For more information, call Beverly Chapman at 824-5123.
Community blood drive Tuesday
Bonfils Blood Center will host a community blood drive from 12:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at The Memorial Hospital, 750 Hospital Loop.
Walk-ins are welcome as space permits. Free T-shirts and pizza will be provided for all participants.
Blood donors should allow about an hour to complete the donation process and should eat a full meal and drink plenty of water before giving blood.
For more information about the event, call Kristine Cooper at 826-2270.
To schedule an appointment, call the Bonfils appointment center at 303-363-2300 or 1-800-365-0006.
Vendors sought for Moffat County Fair
Moffat County Fair organizers are seeking vendors for the event, scheduled for Aug. 4 through 11. Interested vendors can call 824-9180 or visit moffatcountyfair.com for an application.
CNCC hosting photo essay workshop Wednesday
Colorado Northwestern Community College will host "Documenting the American West," a photo essay workshop, on Wednesday.
The event, offered through CNCC's community education program, will feature documentary filmmaker Yuri Chicovsky. Students will complete their own photo essays during the event
The cost is $75 and includes lunch at a mountain cabin and transportation, but students also can drive on their own.
Participants meet at 10 a.m. at the CNCC Bell Tower Building, 50 College Dr. Students should bring their own cameras, notebooks and microphones.
For registration information, call 824-1101. For class information, call 824-1135.
Preserving the Last Frontier meeting Saturday
Preserving the Last Frontier will conduct its monthly meeting at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the library on the second floor of Sunset Meadows I, 633 Ledford St.
The program will feature the first installment in a series titled "Homesteaders in Moffat County."
The meeting is open to the public. For more information, call 824-6761.