Craig briefs: Air quality meeting takes place Thursday |

Craig briefs: Air quality meeting takes place Thursday

Air quality meeting takes place Thursday

The Colorado Air Quality Control Commission will meet in Craig from 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Thursday at Moffat County Court House. Moffat County Commissioner Chuck Grobe is on the board and was instrumental in getting the commission to have its meeting in Craig. On Friday, the group will head to Craig Station to tour, Craig’s coal-fired power and Trapper Coal Mine. A public comment period will be held at Moffat County Fairgrounds Pavilions from 7 to 9 p.m.

Coffee and a Newspaper set for 7 a.m. July 8

The Craig Daily Press will host its monthly Coffee and a Newspaper at 7 a.m. July 8 at The Memorial Hospital. July’s topic of discussion will surround Moffat County’s economy in light of the Colowyo situation. The event is free and the public is encouraged to attend. Free coffee and pastries will be provided. For more information, call Publisher Renee Campbell at 970-875-1788 or Editor Noelle Leavitt Riley at 970-875-1790.

Local artists encouraged to submit art to gallery

Artisans in Baggs, Craig, Hayden, Milner, Meeker, Rangely and Steamboat are invited to apply for the first 2015 Summer Pop Up Gallery to be held July 16 to 18 in Craig. The application deadline is Saturday. Only electronically submitted applications will be accepted. For more information, email or visit the Yampa Valley Artisans Facebook page.

Summer Reading 2015 kicks off in Hayden

It’s time for Summer Reading 2015 at the Hayden Public Library, and the theme this year is “Every Hero Has A Story!”

Join Hayden Library staff this month and in July for their annual summer program to celebrate reading. Children will be able to play games, make crafts, engage in various activities and contests.

The programs are for all ages. Registration continues throughout summer. If you sign up, you’ll receive a reading bag, reading logs and other fun items.

■ Programs for preschoolers will be held at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday throughout the summer.

■ Programs for kids ages 5 and older will be offered at 10:30 a.m. every Thursday.

■ Each Friday, bingo and cooking will be offered at

11 a.m.

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