Craig briefs: AgrAbility workshop set for Oct. 29 in Hayden |

Craig briefs: AgrAbility workshop set for Oct. 29 in Hayden

AgrAbility workshop set for Oct. 29 in HaydenAgrAbility workshop set for Oct. 29 in Hayden

AgrAbility workshop set for Oct. 29 in Hayden

AgrAbility workshops are for Colorado farm and ranch families who are dealing with barriers created by illnesses, conditions or limitations and for professionals who work with them. Workshops are from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 28 at Hayden Police Department with a free box lunch provided for those who pre-register at least one week before the workshop.

“AgrAbility, Estate Planning, and Linking Elder Couples with Returning Veterans and Beginning Farmers/Ranchers” will be this year’s topic. If you want to participate, call or email Candiss Leathers at 720-539-4435,; or Norm Dalsted at 970-222-5657,; or Todd Hagenbuch at the Routt County Extension Office at 970-879-0825,

Halloween dance set to take place Oct. 31Halloween dance set to take place Oct. 31

Halloween dance set to take place Oct. 31

The Senior Social Center will host a Halloween dance fundraiser called Decades of Dance. There will be music through the decades, from Big Bands to Sam Smith. The dance will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Moffat County Pavilion on Oct. 31. Admission is $4 per person, $6 per couple and $10 per family. Costumes are welcome but not mandatory. All ages are welcome. There will be door prizes. Snacks and drinks will be available for a small charge. Because this is a family event, no alcohol is allowed. For more information, call 970-326-3188.

Applications out for holiday artisans marketApplications out for holiday artisans market

Applications out for holiday artisans market

The 2015 Holiday Artisans Market is set for Dec. 4 and 5. Artisans from Northwest Colorado are encouraged to apply for space at the event. Deadline for applications is Friday. For more information and to request the online application, email yampavalleyart

Community kitchen seeks more volunteersCommunity kitchen seeks more volunteers

Community kitchen seeks more volunteers

The St. Michael Community Kitchen is seeking volunteers to help prepare, serve and deliver meals on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

The Community Kitchen serves about 150 people each day free of charge, including meals delivered to homebound residents. Volunteers also collect food donations throughout the week from Walmart, City Market, The Memorial Hospital and Village Inn to be served with the meal or made available for people to take home.

Meals are served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursdays. Volunteers are especially needed on Thursdays to help serve and clean up during and after the meal, from about 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

A weekly commitment is not required; individuals are welcome to volunteer once per month.

For more information or to sign up to volunteer, call Robin Schiffbauer at 970-824-7148 or 970-629-8042.

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