Briefs for Tuesday, Sept. 11 |

Briefs for Tuesday, Sept. 11

Freedom Hooves Therapeutic Riding of Northwest Colorado is looking for tack donations and consignment for the fund raising tack sale. Saturday Sept. 22, 2012.

To donate tack, or find out more about Freedom Hooves call Donna Shue at 970-824-0105 or 970-629-5761.

The Craig Branch of the Moffat County Libraries will be opening late on Wednesday, Sept. 12 at 10:00 a.m.

Please join us at the Craig Ducks Unlimited Dinner on Saturday Oct. 27, 2012, doors will open at 5 p.m. To purchase your tickets online go to BOOK NOW -by pre registering, you’ll automatically be entered into our Early-Bird raffle. Or call 1-800-45-DUCKS.

Colorado River District Annual Water Seminar. “Future, Present and Past” is the theme of the Colorado River District’s Annual Water Seminar set for 9 a.m. -3:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012, at the Two Rivers Convention Center in Grand Junction, CO. The cost to attend is $25 and includes morning coffee, pastries and lunch. Anne Castle, Assistant Secretary for Water and Science, Department of the Interior, is the keynote speaker for the lunchtime program. Addition topics include the drought of 2012, the Colorado River Basin Study, the science of fire and a discussion of Water Wranglers, a new book by George Sibley detailing the 75-year history of the Colorado River District. For more information call Jim Pokrandt 970-945-8522.

The Moffat County Department of Social Services will be having a U.S.D.A. Food Supplement distribution in Craig on Tuesday, Sept. 18, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at 595 Breeze Street (North East alley entrance only.

The distribution in Maybell is on Wednesday, Sept. 26, from 9 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Maybell Community Center. The distribution in Dinosaur is also on Wednesday, Sept. 26 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. All households that receive Food Supplement must be recertified at the first of each year. Verification includes proof of the household’s gross monthly income, current address and picture I.D. For more information contact Tammie Hart at the Moffat County Department of Social Services at 824-8282 ext 11

Bears Ears Patriots Meeting

Saturday, Sept. 15. We will meet at George and Sharon Durham’s house, 725 South Ranney at 9 a.m. We are meeting to finalize plans for next Saturdays Neighborhood Walk. We should know if we have the grant from Tea Party Patriots National. We will also be talking about phone center plans and house party plans. So if you don’t want to walk, but still want to help win our nation back you are invited to still come join us.

Saturday, Sept. 22, we will meet at the City Park parking lot North of the Wave Pool at 8 a.m. Depending on how many of us show up break up into teams to walk the neighborhoods. We have decided to do it this way to cover the most populous areas of Moffat County first.

TGIF Lunch mixer hosted by the Marianna Raftopolous Incubator/One Stop Busiess Center

Get out of the office and enjoy lunch while networking. The Craig Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors invite you to a TGIF Lunch Mixer and ribbon cutting hosted by the Marianna Raftopoulos Business Incubator/One Stop Business Center. Check out the new business incubator, enjoy lunch and win great prizes.

Date: September 14, 2012

Time: Stop by anytime between 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Location: CNCC Bell Tower, 50 College Drive

Contact: Call Shannon for more information or to RSVP, (970) 824-5689 or email


Fees/Admission: Free

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