Briefs for May 5 |

Briefs for May 5

The Craig Rotary Club is offering two all-expenses-paid five-day leadership trainings this summer for Craig youth. These programs are action-packed, fun-filled adventures that help build confidence and leadership skills.

Young Rotary Youth Leadership Awards camp will be held Aug. 1 to 5 at the Ponderosa Retreat Center in Larkspur. This camp is for current seventh-graders who are interested in making new friends and want to become a better leader.

Rotary Youth Leadership Awards camp will be held July 31 to Aug. 5 at the YMCA Conference Center in Estes Park. This conference is for current 10th- or 11th-graders who want to participate in activities including team building, motivational speaking, exchanging ideas and developing leadership skills.

For further information and applications, call Kathy Bockelman at Craig Middle School 824-3289, Paula Duzik at the high school 824-7036 or Rotarian Marilyn Bouldin at 824-5459. Applications will be accepted through May 6.

Habitat for Humanity Yard Sale May 20, 21

The Moffat County Habitat for Humanity Yard Sale is scheduled for May 20 and 21, but the organization is seeking donated items now.

Bring any sellable items to the Brass Key Realty, 840 W. Victory Way Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. or call for pick-up assistance, 824-7087 or 826-2670.

Ag department holding workshop on critters

The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Plant Protection and Quarantine and Moffat County Pest Management will sponsor a workshop from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday relating to rangeland grasshoppers and Morman cricket pest management. The meeting will be held at Shadow Mountain Club house. To make reservations please call 824-9180. This course is approved for 5 pesticide re-certification credits.

Hometown Heroes

picnic set for May 2

The Craig Daily Press annual Hometown Heroes picnic will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 21 at Craig City Park next to the VFW. The picnic is free and hamburgers, salads and beverages will be provided. The public is encouraged to bring a dessert to share. This community picnic is a celebration of the men and women who are serving in the armed forces or who have lost their lives serving our country and for the veterans who have made so many American freedoms possible. Call Samantha Johnston at 824-7031.

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