Briefs for Sept. 22, 2011: Aging Well offers Tai Chi, Healthier Living
September 22, 2011
Aging Well, a program of the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association, is offering Tai Chi for Health with an emphasis on diabetes and Healthier Living, a workshop to help participants better manage health conditions or challenges.
Tai Chi runs from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays from Tuesday to Nov. 1 at the Boys & Girls Club of Craig, 1324 E. U.S. Highway 40. There is a $3 suggested donation per class.
Healthier Living runs from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Mondays from Oct. 3 to Nov. 7 in the VNA's downstairs meeting room, 745 Russell St. There is a $20 fee for materials.
For more information or to register, call 871-7676.
VNA to offer grief support group
The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is offering the Facing the Mourning grief group from 4 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays from Tuesday to Oct. 22 at the VNA, 745 Russell St.
For more information or to register, call 871-7682.
Redneck Tailgator Party set for Friday
Pankey's BBQ, 1740 E. U.S. Highway 40, is hosting the End-of-Summer Redneck Tailgator Party from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday.
The event is free for all ages and is alcohol-free. The party will include a name-the-alligator contest and free country dance lessons, including the two-step, three-step and cowboy waltz. The first 50 attendees will receive a free ice cream cone.
For more information, call 826-9793.
Preserving the Last Frontier to meet
The Preserving the Last Frontier organization will host its monthly meeting at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the library on the second floor at Sunset Meadows I, 633 Ledford St.
Gary Collins will present on making and using Stone Age tools. The meeting is open to the public.
For more information, call 824-6761.
American Legion hosts bingo Saturday
American Legion Post 62 will host bingo Saturday evening at the Elks Lodge, 43 W. Victory Way.
The doors open at 4:30 p.m., and games begin at 5:45 p.m.
Physician to offer arthritis seminar
Dr. Michael Sisk will host a community arthritis seminar at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the conference room at The Memorial Hospital, 750 Hospital Loop.
The seminar is free and will include information about treatment options, including total knee replacement.
Sisk's practices in both Craig and Steamboat Springs and performs operations at TMH
For more information about the seminar, call 826-2450.