Craig briefs: REPS offers suicide prevention training |

Craig briefs: REPS offers suicide prevention training

— Reaching Everyone Preventing Suicide presents ASIST Gatekeeper Training on April 26 and 27 at the Moffat County Public Safe¬≠ty Center, 800 W. First St.

ASIST stands for Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training.

The workshop is designed to give participants knowledge and skills to help them know how to intervene when they fear someone might be at risk for suicide.

Participants will learn to recognize suicide and depression warning signs, apply a model for intervention and how to link people with community resources.

The workshop lasts from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. April 26 and 27 and is offered free of charge.

Breakfast, lunch and snacks are provided. Donations are accepted.

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To enroll in the ASIST training, call suicide prevention coordinator Ronna Autrey at 875-2941 or 846-8182.

Tea Party meeting set at Serendipity

Moffat County Tea Party members are scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. today at Serendipity, 576 Yampa Ave.

"Any and all interested people who believe in the Constitution of the United States of America as set forth by our forefathers," are invited to attend the meeting, according to a news release from the party.

For more information, call 824-5958 or 824-0339.

Lions Club Easter egg hunt Saturday

The Craig Lions Club is hosting an Easter egg hunt at 2 p.m. Saturday at the north end of Craig City Park.

The event is open to all children as old as 10.

Seniors invited to VFW dinner

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4265, 419 E. Victory Way, is hosting a free spaghetti dinner at 5 p.m. Monday for all seniors. For more information, call Larry Neu at 824-7145 or 824-7742.

Vote for Moffat County's best

The Craig Daily Press is hosting "The Best of Moffat County" contest and invites residents to vote on their favorite businesses and people.

Residents can cast their votes by visiting by April 5.

"The 2010 Best of Moffat County" results will publish in the Craig Daily Press on April 30.

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