Briefs for August 22: CNCC barbeque set for today |

Briefs for August 22: CNCC barbeque set for today

Colorado Northwest Community College’s Craig Campus Community Barbeque will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. today on the patio on the east end of the academic building, 2801 West Ninth St. — north of Memorial Hospital.

Community members are invited to join CNCC in a celebration of the first anniversary of the new Craig campus and enjoy the college’s art collection, located indoors and outside the campus buildings.

Complimentary drinks, hamburgers, hotdogs, chips and cookies will be served.

For information, call 824-1109 or email

MCHS to host open house

Moffat County High School will host an open house for freshmen and new students from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday.

Students may pick up their schedules and locker assignments in the second floor commons beginning at 3:30 p.m. There will be a short presentation for freshman parents in the auditorium at 5:30.

If you have any questions, please call Mrs. Duzik at 826-6610 or Mrs. Moore at 826-6611.

Story-time cancelled this week

The Craig Branch of the Moffat County Libraries will not have Story-Time this Thursday, Aug. 23.

For more information, call the library at 824-7550.

Horizons swimming day set

Horizons Specialized Services is hosting a swimming day at the Craig Wave Pool on Thursday. About 60 clients are expected to attend.

Steve Kelton, a long-time volunteer, is sponsoring the event, as he has for the last five years.

Viz-Abilities meeting slated

The Northwest Colorado Viz-Abilities, a group supporting residents with low vision, will meet at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27 in the second floor library at Sunset Meadows.

Call 826-0833 for a ride.

Crochet classes planned for September

Crochet classes are set to take place from 1 to 4 p.m. September 7 and 21 at 655 Ranney St.

Anyone attending should bring four-ply cotton yarn in either sugar and cream or peaches and cream, and a size H crochet hook. Supplies can be purchased at KS Kreations or Walmart.

For more information, call Mary Walter at 824-2923.

School assistance program taking applications

Families with school-aged children at any grade level can apply for assistance in clothing and supplies from several local programs.

The deadline for applications is Sept. 7.

For more information contact (970) 826-4400 from 9 a.m. to noon and from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Friday, and just from 2 p.m. to 5 Tuesday and Thursdays.

The Love INC program includes necessities such as backpacks, pencils and paper as well as two full sets of clothing and one pair of shoes.

Craig Daily Press seeking new editorial board members

The Craig Daily Press is seeking people to participate on its next editorial board.

Editorial board members meet from noon to 1 p.m. Mondays to discuss the newspaper’s opinion pieces for that week’s Wednesday and Saturday editions.

Editorial board terms last three months.

Those who are interested or would like additional information should call the Daily Press at 824-7031 or email

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