Datebook: Aug. 28 |

Datebook: Aug. 28


Noon. Dr. Mary Holley, founder of Mothers Against Methamphetamine, presents a presentation on methamphetamine for medical personnel at The Memorial Hospital, 785 Russell St.

Noon. AARP has its annual picnic at the northwest side of Craig City Park. Chicken will be provided. Take a side dish, table service and beverages. RSVP to 824-5285.

7 p.m. Craig Youth Hockey has a fall member meeting in the Craig Intermediate School cafeteria, 201 E. Ninth St. Call Chris Rielly at 824-5003 or Mark Bangs at 824-8211.

Tuesday, Aug. 29

6 to 7 p.m. Moffat County High School hosts a meeting for the parents of freshmen at the high school library, 900 Finley Lane.

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6 to 9 p.m. Colorado Northwestern Community College hosts a Com-munity Appreciation Barbecue at the Craig campus bell tower building, 50 College Drive. Food and drinks will be provided.

Wednesday, Aug. 30

8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Today is the last day to register for classes at Colorado Northwestern Community College, 50 College Drive. Call Mindy Shue 824-1101.

Noon. Yampa Valley Ladies Golf hosts its regular meeting at the Tin Cup Grill. All ladies are welcome. Call Sandy Seip at 824-6660.

7 p.m. Overeaters Anonymous meets every Wednesday at First Congregational Church, 630 Green St. Call 824-6915.

Thursday, Aug. 31

10 and 11:30 a.m. The Craig branch of the Moffat County Libraries hosts story-time at the library, 570 Green St. The theme for this week’s story-time is “getting to know you.”

7 p.m. The Yampa Valley chorus of Sweet Adelines International meets at Sunset Elementary School, 800 W. Seventh St. Call Ivy Davis at 824-5746.

Saturday, Sept. 2

11 a.m. Performances begin for the fifth annual Colorado Draft Horse Classic at the Garfield County Fairgrounds in Rifle. Two other shows begin at 3 and 7 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 3

11 a.m. Events at the fifth annual Colorado Draft Horse Classic begin. The show is free and open to the public. Call show manager Sharon McLin at 876-5979, or visit

4 to 7:30 p.m. The fifth annual Little Snake River MusicFest is at the Little Snake River Museum in Savery, Wyo. Take a picnic and visit the museum. The suggested donation is $5. Call (303) 817-1100 or e-mail

Tuesday, Sept. 5

7 p.m. Black Mountain Theatre hosts open tryouts at The Center of Craig for men auditioning for parts in the December performance of “A Christmas Carol.”

Wednesday, Sept. 6

7 a.m. The 20th annual Meeker Sheepdog Championship Trials runs through Sunday and include 120 dog/handler teams vying for a $20,000 purse. Tickets are available at the gate. Visit, or call 878-0080 or 878-5510.

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