Datebook: Sept. 22 |

Datebook: 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

Saturday, Sept. 23

9 a.m. The Craig chapter of Routt County Habitat for Humanity will be holding 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 takes place at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 678 School St. Call Karen at 824-7939.

3 p.m. The Bulldog volleyball teams play Palisade at Moffat County High School. Game times were moved because of a scheduling conflict. Junior varsity is at 3 p.m. Varsity plays at 4 p.m.

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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.

Sunday, Sept. 24

5 p.m. The United Mine Workers Local 1799 meets at the Center of Craig community building. Call Fran Line at 824-4134.

Monday, Sept. 25

2 p.m. AARP chapter 1418 meets at Sunset Meadows I, 663 Ledford St. The program, presented by the Moffat County Clerk and Recorder’s Office, is on electronic voting. Call 824-5123.

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.

Noon. The Community Networking Group meets in the Weiss Center Conference Room on the Rangely campus of Colorado Northwestern Community College.

7:30 p.m. The Craig Concert Association presents Proteus 7 at the Moffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finley Lane. Call 824-6654.

Wednesday, Sept. 27

1 to 2:30 p.m. The Craig Workforce Center offers Mastering Your Job Search Workshop at the center, 480 Barclay St. Topics include job search preparation, resume writing and interview skills. RSVP to Julie at 824-3246, ext. 16.

Thursday, Sept. 28

10 and 11:30 a.m. The Craig branch of Moffat County Libraries, 570 Green St., hosts story-time. The theme is “autumn.” Call 824-5116.

7 p.m. Black Mountain Theatre hosts tryouts for musical talent at The Center of Craig. Call Julie Dempster at 824-5251, or visit the group’s Web site,

Saturday, Sept. 30

Vendors are sought for a free event that includes a bake sale, farmers market and craft sale at Wyman Living History Ranch and Museum. Reserve space by calling Mary Walters at 824-2923 before Sept. 21.

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A farmers and art market is at the Wyman Living History Ranch and Museum, three miles east of Craig on U.S. Highway 40. Guests may visit Clyde the elk and the rest of the museum.

Saturday, Sept. 30

10 a.m. Hands-on Quilters meets at the Craig Fire Station, 419 Yampa Ave. Call Cheryl at 824-2567.

Wednesday, Oct. 4

9:30 to 11 a.m. and 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is offering free immunizations to children under the age of 5 who are in need of DTaP, MMR, Hep A, B, HIB, Prevnar, polio, Rotavirus and flu at the South Routt Community Center (above the library). Parents must take their child’s immunization records with them to the clinic. Call the VNA at 879-1632.

Noon. The Red Hat Society hosts a potluck at the Craig Fire Station, 419 Yampa Ave. All chapters are invited. Take a dish to share. Call Cheryl at 824-2567 or Jaci at 272-3253.

Thursday, Oct. 5

6:30 p.m. Northwest Colorado Energy Producers Association meets at The Ore House at the Pine Grove, 1465 Pine Grove Road, Steamboat Springs. Guest speaker is Gary Magno, principal environmental analyst for Xcel Energy in Denver, who presents “Emerging Air Quality Issues Impacting Western Utilities.” The cost is $32 and includes dinner, tax and tip. RSVP to Janice Nicoletto by 5 p.m. Oct. 3 at 824-4411, ext. 4554.

Saturday, Oct. 7

5:30 p.m. The Yampa Valley Friends of National Rifle Association hoists its 11th annual fundraising banquet at the Craig Holiday Inn, 300 S. Colorado Hwy. 13. Doors open 5:30 p.m. and dinner starts at 7 p.m. The auction begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $35 each or $350 for a 10-person table. Call Rummel Chiropractic at 824-7538 or Mindy Durkop at 824-9406 days or 824-2150 evenings.

Sunday, Oct. 22

2 p.m. The Yampa Valley Chorus of Sweet Adelines International hosts auditions for people interested in singing in their February 2007 performance, “Hallelujahs in Harmony.” Auditions will take place inside the music room at Sunset Elementary School, 800 W. Seventh St. Call Jan Kutnar at 756-1958 or Aaron Gillett at 824-5879.

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