Craig briefs: Avalanche safety training Saturday |

Craig briefs: Avalanche safety training Saturday

— The public is invited to attend the annual avalanche safety training day, sponsored by Colorado State Parks and the Northwest Colorado Snowmobile Club of Craig.

The training will at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Free­man Trailhead, north of Craig.

Visitors should bring beacons, poles, shovels and their snowmobiles. Ron De­­Lacross, of Colorado State Parks, will provide instruction.

The class will teach participants how to read potential avalanche snow conditions, use a beacon to find victims and pole and shovel rescue.

For more information, call Ralph Stewart at 824-5353 or 824-4198.

Class of 1980 plans for 30-year reunion

An organizational meeting for all 1980 Moffat County High School graduates is at 7 p.m. today at the Holiday Inn of Craig.

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Classmates are encouraged to attend to start the planning process for their 30-year class reunion. For more information, call Terri at 824-2277 or Cyndee at 824-7207.

SHARE Craig taking food orders today

Residents may purchase discount food orders from SHARE Craig today.

Residents may place an order from 4:45 to 6:45 p.m. at St. Michael Catholic Church, 678 School St.

For more information, call Karen Gibson at 824-7939.

Trap Club winter league starts soon

The Craig Trap Club is now accepting registrations for its winter Polar Bear League, open to anyone with a shotgun.

The Trap Club is two miles west of Craig on U.S. Highway 40.

For more information, call Dick King at 824-6544 or 824-3924 after 6 p.m.

Parenting classes beginning soon

Nurturing Parenting classes will begin this month. Space is limited.

The classes run from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays from Jan. 19 to April 13 in the boardroom at the Moffat County School District administrative building, 775 Yampa Ave.

The program provides separate classes for children and parents.

The school district and Moffat County Social Services fund the class, so it is free to residents.

For more information or to register, call Lynae Ellgen at 826-6282.

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