Craig Briefs: Bookstore to offer beading class
December 10, 2009
Downtown Books & Beads, 543 Yampa Ave., is hosting a beading class at 1 p.m. Dec. 20. Participants can make a single strand necklace and matching earrings. The class includes the beads, findings, and instruction. For more information, call 824-5343.
Santa Claus coming to the Daily Press
Attention, children of Craig.
Santa Claus has asked the newspaper to help him gather Christmas letters. Bring your letter to Santa to the Daily Press' office at 466 Yampa Ave., after school Dec. 18.
You can pick up a letter form from your teacher or in the newspaper's office any time before Dec. 18. You also may write the letter on your own piece of paper, just to make sure to include your first name and age.
Santa will make a special stop at the Daily Press on Dec. 18 to pick up the letters. The letters will be printed in the newspaper Christmas Eve.
A special surprise will be given to the first 500 children who bring in their letters.
This special promotion is available only to children 10 and younger.
TNR meeting to be delayed this month
There will not be a Trap, Neuter and Release Program meeting in December because of the holiday, but meetings are scheduled to resume in January, according to a news release.
For more information, call 826-4204.
Page Turners learn about Santa Claus
Page Turners book club is reading "An Autobiography of Santa Claus," told by Jeff Guinn, for December and will meet at 3 p.m. Jan. 2 to discuss the book at 543 Yampa Ave.
Light refreshments will be served. For more information, call 824-5343.
Cardio assessments available Dec. 18
Free cardiovascular assessments, including full cholesterol panel, glucose levels and body mass indexes, will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 18 at the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association in Craig, 745 Russell St. Call 819-1771.