Briefs for Nov. 30, 2011: Cowboy Christmas fundraiser set | CraigDailyPress.com

Briefs for Nov. 30, 2011: Cowboy Christmas fundraiser set

Cowboy Christmas 2011, a fundraiser for the Boys & Girls Club of Craig, is scheduled for Saturday night at the club, 1324 E. U.S. Highway 40.

Cocktail hour begins at 5:30 p.m., and dinner is at 6:30 p.m. The event also includes live and silent auctions, gambling and dancing.

Tickets are $35 per person and are available at the club, the Craig Daily Press or Spirit Pass.

For more information, call 826-0411.

Drive set for Thursday, Friday

The 13th annual KRAI and 55 Country Holiday Drive is scheduled for 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday at Centennial Mall, 1111 W. Victory Way.

The event serves as a collection point for nonperishable food items, toys and cash donations for Christmas for Kids, Christmas for Seniors, Advocates-Crisis Support Services and Inter-

faith Food Bank.

For a list of recommended donations or more information, visit http://www.krai.com.

Newspaper seeking new board members

The Craig Daily Press is seeking people to participate on its next Editorial Board, which begins Jan. 2.

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 Editor Joshua Roberts at 875-1791, or e-mail him at editor@craigdailypress.com.

Legion bingo slated for Saturday

American Legion Post 62 will host bingo Saturday at the Elks Lodge, 43 W. Victory Way.

The doors open at 4:30 p.m. and games begin at 5:45 p.m.

Hens and Chicks to meet Friday

The Yampa Valley Hens and Chicks, a chapter of the Farmgirl Sisterhood, will meet from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at St. Michael Catholic Church, 678 School St.

The meeting includes a potluck lunch and cookie exchange.

For more information, call Susan Domer at 824-6436.

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