Briefs for Oct. 17, 2011: Quilt auction set for Tuesday
October 17, 2011
The Yampa Valley Quilt Guild will host its annual auction at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Hampton Inn & Suites, 377 Cedar Court.
The auction will include fabric, books, a quilting frame and gift certificates.
For more information, call Lorrae Moon at 629-2458.
Democrats to meet tonight
The Moffat County Democrats will meet at 6:30 p.m. today at the Boys & Girls Club of Craig, 1324 E. U.S. Highway 40.
Everyone is welcome to attend.
Sandrock school to host garage sale
Sandrock Elementary School's School Advisory Committee will host an indoor garage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the school's gymnasium, 201 E. Ninth St.
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To rent a 10-foot square booth space, with one eight-foot table and two chairs, the cost is $20.
For more information or to reserve a booth, call the school at 824-3287 by Wednesday.
Horse photographer to sign books
Downtown Books, 543 Yampa Ave., will host a book signing and presentation with photographer Carol Walker at 1 p.m. Saturday.
Walker has followed several wild horse herds in Colorado, Wyoming and Montana and is the author of "Wild Hoofbeats: America's Vanishing Wild Horses" and "Horse Photography: The Dynamic Guide for Horse Lovers."
The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.
For more information, call 824-5343.
TMH offering sale on mammograms
The Memorial Hospital is offering mammograms at a reduced rate in October to coincide with Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
The discounted mammograms will cost $80, or about $270 less than the normal price.
The program covers screening mammograms only and does not include diagnostic mammograms.
To participate, women must get a doctor's order to get a mammogram.
For more information, call Jennifer Riley, TMH chief of organizational excellence, at 826-3109.