Craig Briefs: Chamber raffle deadline today |

Craig Briefs: Chamber raffle deadline today

Today is the last day to enter the Craig Chamber of Commerce’s Big Game Raffle. There are an assortment of hunting-related prizes in the contest. A drawing will take place Friday.

Tickets can be purchased online at, or at the Chamber, 360 E. Victory Way. For more information, visit the website or call the Chamber at 824-5689.

Benefits planner to host workshop

David Nelson, an area Social Security benefits planner, will host a public workshop from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Monday at the Independent Life Center, 483 Yampa Ave. Nelson will also be available for private appointments to discuss individual Social Security issues.

To reserve your seat at the Craig workshop, or to make a private appointment with Nelson, call 826-0833.

Participate in The Longevity Project

The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.

Nelson will host a similar workshop from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Citizens Room in Centennial Hall in Steamboat Springs. Nelson will also consult with residents in private appointments.

To make appointments for the Steamboat Springs appearance, call Nelson at 256-2457 or 216-6713, or email him at

Elks Lodge cancels bingo Friday night

Regularly scheduled Friday night Elks Lodge bingo will not take place this week, members said, due to a state Elks meeting.

Regular bingo will resume May 7 at the Lodge, 43 W. Victory Way.

Tea party to host meeting today

The Moffat County Tea party is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. today at the Center of Craig, 601 Yampa Ave.

Guest speakers scheduled for the meeting are Cheyenne Ossen, regional homeschool speech winner; Jake Segrest, a congressional candidate; and Ron Neirson, a representative from Washington, D.C.

For more information, call Matt Winey at 326-7580.

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