Briefs for Oct. 14, 2011: Republican women to host candidates
October 14, 2011
Northwest Colorado Republican Women will meet at noon today at the Galaxy Restaurant, 524 Yampa Ave.
Moffat County School Board candidates speak and introduce themselves. The meeting is open to the public. Those who wish to eat lunch should arrive by 11:45 a.m.
Quilt auction set for Tuesday
The Yampa Valley Quilt Guild will host its annual auction at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Hampton Inn & Suites, 377 Cedar Court.
The auction will include fabric, books, a quilting frame and gift certificates.
For more information, call Lorrae Moon at 629-2458.
Bountiful Baskets pick-up changed
The pick-up time for Bountiful Baskets has been moved to 11:45 a.m. Saturday.
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For more information on the program, visit http://www.bountifulbaskets.org.
Blood drive slated for Tuesday
A Bonfils Blood Center blood drive is scheduled for 12:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at The Memorial Hospital, 750 Hospital Loop.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 1-800-365-0006, option 2.
Cortners to give away pumpkins
Red and Linda Cortner will again give pumpkins to area youth.
In Craig, children may get a free pumpkin beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday at Homemaker Furnishings, 468 Ranney St.
In Meeker, pumpkins are available this afternoon on the Rio Blanco County Courthouse lawn.
For more information, call 826-2706.
Vendors accepted for garage sale
Sandrock Elementary School's School Advisory Committee will host an indoor garage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 22 in the school's gymnasium, 201 E. Ninth St.
To rent a 10-foot square booth space, with one eight-foot table and two chairs, the cost is $20.
For more information or to reserve a booth, call the school at 824-3287 by Wednesday.