Briefs for July 18, 2012: Church hosting community event |

Briefs for July 18, 2012: Church hosting community event

A community family event sponsored by Craig Christian Church is scheduled for 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. today at the church, 960 W. Victory Way.

Planned events include a pig roast, water slide, jump house and music, among other activities.

The event is free, but donations are accepted.

For more information, call the church at 824-6024.

River Basin Roundtable meeting

The Yampa/White/Green River Basin Roundtable will meet from 6 to 9 p.m. today at American Legion Post 62, 1055 Moffat County Road 7. The meeting is open to the public.

TGIF lunch mixer scheduled

The Craig Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors is sponsoring a TGIF Lunch Mixer from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Museum of Northwest Colorado, 590 Yampa Ave.

Attendees can check out the Norman Rockwell exhibit.

RSVP by calling (970) 824-5689 or emailing

Fair organizers seeking volunteers

Any Moffat County resident interested in helping with the 2012 Moffat County Fair open class division — quilting, art, photography, horticulture, foods, etc. — is encouraged to call the Moffat County Extension Office at 824-9180 or drop by the office at 539 Barclay St.

Open class entries are taken from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 7 and from 8 to 11 a.m. Aug. 8.

For more information, call at (970) 824-9180.

Farmers market Thursday

The Craig Farmers Market will run from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday at Alice Pleasant Park in downtown Craig.

Local vendors offer pies, breads, vegetables and a variety of crafts.

A welcomes vendor from Palisade will be bringing peaches, tomatoes, etc. The vendor accepts credit cards.

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