Briefs for Sept. 3, 2012: Flag dedication slated
Veterans of Foreign War No. 4265 and the Craig City Council will dedicated the flag and flagpole at Alice Pleasant Park in the 500 block of Yampa Ave. at 9 a.m. Labor Day, Sept. 3.
All branches of the Moffat County Libraries will be closed today for Labor Day.
For more information, call the library at 824-7550.
Labor meeting set
Mark Kochman and the Colorado Department of Labor will present “Wage and Hour Law” at 9 a.m. Thursday in room 175 of Colorado Northwest Community College, 2801 W. Ninth St.
Topics include Colorado minimum wage; tipped employees, overtime and breaks; wage and employment laws; and Colorado youth laws.
For More information or to RSVP, call 970-824-3246
The RSVP dadline is Monday.
Maybell meeting slated
Moffat County Commissioners and Office of development Services manager, Roy Tipton, will travel to Maybell for a community meeting to be held at the Maybell Community Center at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Stop Smoking Study extending enrollment
A study on smoking cessation is extending enrollment through Sept 14.
Jona Ely, family nurse practitionerb at Kinder Family Clinic, is studying the efficacy of electronic cigarettes in smoking cessation to complete her Doctorate Nursing degree. C
all 826-0911 or go to kinderfamilyclinic at http://www.neuroperks.com for more information. You do not have to be a patient at KFC to participate.
School assistance program taking applications
Families with school-aged children at any grade level can apply for assistance in clothing and supplies from several local programs.
The deadline for applications is Sept. 7.
For more information contact (970) 826-4400 from 9 a.m. to noon and from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Friday, and just from 2 p.m. to 5 Tuesday and Thursdays.
The Love INC program includes necessities such as backpacks, pencils and paper as well as two full sets of clothing and one pair of shoes.
Crochet classes planned for September
Crochet classes are set to take place from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday and Sept. 21 at 655 Ranney St.
Anyone attending should bring four-ply cotton yarn in either sugar and cream or peaches and cream, and a size H crochet hook. Supplies can be purchased at KS Kreations or Walmart.
For more information, call Mary Walter at 824-2923.
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Members of the county’s new emergency services committee met for its first meeting on Monday night to discuss the initial steps toward a solution to fund and sustain rapid-response emergency services across Moffat County.