Briefs for Jan. 19, 2011: Oil and gas update on EDP agenda |

Briefs for Jan. 19, 2011: Oil and gas update on EDP agenda

The Craig/Moffat Economic Development Partnership Board is scheduled to meet at 11:30 a.m. today at the Moffat County Courthouse. The meeting is open to the public.

The agenda is listed below:

• Call to order, roll call, welcome and introductions

• Nov. 17, 2010 meeting minutes

• Dec. 15, 2010 meeting minutes

• Oil and gas update by Jeff Comstock

• 2011 work plan and timeline

• Director’s report:

Information from city council meeting

Gov. John Hickenlooper economic development strategy

Update Montrose learning opportunity

Smart Business Alliance

2011 start right grow right

Industry support

EDP membership drive

• Partners update

• Adjournment

Literacy Carnival set for Thursday

The ninth annual Literacy Carnival for all elementary school-aged children is scheduled for 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Sunset Elementary School, 800 W. Seventh St.

The event includes games involving reading and writing plus prizes. Children can take a book or two to trade.

The carnival is open to children in preschool through fifth grade accompanied by an adult.

The carnival is sponsored by the Sagebrush Reading Council, Colorado Northwestern Community College and a Moffat County School District Literacy grant.

For more information, call Sunset Elementary School at 824-5762.

Concert association show Thursday

The Craig Concert Association presents a performance by guitarist Edgar Cruz at 7 p.m. Thursday in the auditorium at Moffat County High School, 900 Finley Lane.

The cost is $20 at the door, or free with an association membership.

For more information, visit

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