Datebook: Sept. 20
September 19, 2006
9 to 11 a.m. The Moffat County Department of Social Services distributes U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities in Craig at 595 Breeze St. (northeast alley entrance only). All households that receive commodities must be recertified each year. A picture ID, proof of address and income or current eligibility is required. Call the Moffat County Department of Social Services at 824-8282.
9 a.m. Life Line Screening stroke assessments are at the Elks Lodge 1577, 43 W. Victory Way. Appointments begin at 9 a.m. Registration is required. Call (877) 237-1287 to schedule an appointment or for more information.
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Craig/Moffat County Economic Development Partnership meets at the Holiday Inn, 300 S. Colorado Hwy. 13. Pioneer Natural Resources will give a presentation on natural gas exploration and will accept questions from the public.
1 to 2 p.m. The Moffat County Department of Social Services distributes U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities in Dinosaur at the Dinosaur Social Services building.
7 p.m. “Patch the Pirate Club,” featuring character stories, kids’ choir and daily devotions, takes place for children ages 4 to 12 at Yampa Valley Baptist Church, 3900 E. Victory Way. Call Pastor Dale Potter at 824-5424.
Thursday, Sept. 21
10 and 11:30 a.m. The Craig branch of Moffat County Libraries, 570 Green St., hosts story-time. The theme is “my fingers and hands.” Call 824-5116.
5 to 7 p.m. The Craig Chamber of Commerce Business After-hours Mixer will be at Craig Sports. Stop by their new location, 1598 W. Victory Way, for food, networking and door prizes. The community is invited.
6 p.m. A divorce and separation support group meets at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 630 Green St. Call 824-6836.
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The Yampa River Basin Partnership hosts its annual meeting at the Yampa River State Park Headquarters in Hayden. A barbecue dinner, costing $12 per person, begins at 5:30 p.m. Call Audrey Danner at 871-7681, or e-mail at email@example.com.
7 p.m. The Landlord Association meets at the Moffat County Public Safety Center, 800 W. First St. Call John at 824-7120.
7 to 8 p.m. The Craig Cancer Support Group meets at the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association conference room, 745 Russell St. Guest speakers this month are from the Look Good, Feel Better program.
Friday, Sept. 22
Noon. Reaching Everyone Preventing Suicide meets at the Craig Mental Health Center and Steamboat Mental Health Center. Lunch will be served. Agenda items include Yellow Ribbon, media campaign and upcoming ASIST training. The meeting is open to the public. Call Sara Ross at 879-2141, ext. 4169, or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
7 p.m. Bad Dogs Youth Wrestling has sign-ups and weigh-ins upstairs at the Veterans of Foreign Wars. A short meeting will follow. Anyone interested in wrestling is welcome to attend. Call Katrina Baker at 824-4950 or Billy Bingham at 824-1741.
Saturday, Sept. 23
9 a.m. The Craig chapter of Habitat for Humanity will hold a workday at the 745 Yampa Ave. project in Craig. Take gloves, crowbars, sack lunches and friends. Call 824-5459.
1 to 2 p.m. SHARE Craig, a program that offers low-cost groceries to residents, has distribution day at St. Michael Catholic Church, 678 School St. Call Karen at 824-7939.
6 p.m. The Northwest Colorado Home School Association hosts a fall kick-off potluck dinner at Loudy-Simpson Park. Everyone is welcome. Take one main dish and either a dessert or a side dish. Place settings and drinks provided.
Tuesday, Sept. 26
Noon. The Friends of the Library group has its kick-off meeting at the Craig branch of Moffat County Libraries, 570 Green St. Take a brown bag lunch.
7:30 p.m. The Craig Concert Association presents Proteus 7 at the Moffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finley Lane. Call 824-6654.