Craig Briefs: County seeks to address residents’ unmet needs |

Craig Briefs: County seeks to address residents’ unmet needs

The Moffat County Collaborative Council for Children and Families is seeking input from parents to identify the community’s unmet needs for children and families.

The mission of the council is to improve the safety and well being of Moffat County children and families through collaboration and education with families, the community and stakeholders.

Parents can access the survey online at Participants are asked to complete one survey per family. Input from spouses and children is encouraged.

Class of 1949 reunion set for July 13 in Craig

The class of 1949 is planning a reunion and luncheon July 13 at the Center of Craig. The highlight of the gathering will be the honoring of former teachers Miss Rose Elnor Hamman and Mrs. Stella Hall. Any of their friends or past students are welcome to attend. For reservations, call Benna Haughey at 970-824-2771.

First Baptists to host day camp this month

The Journey at First Baptist will host Eagle Lake Day Camp from June 24 to 28. The five-day program includes activities like a eurobungy, archery, slip ’n slide, arts and crafts and a climbing wall. Counselors will lead campers through the activities, along with Bible studies and worship. The cost is $150 per camper, and scholarships are available in an effort to make the camp affordable to everyone. For more information, visit, or call 970-824-5926.

Humane Society lowers adult pet adoption cost

The Humane Society of Moffat County has lowered its animal adoption cost to $75, which includes spay or neuter, vaccinations and a feline leukemia test. The cost to adopt kittens and puppies remains $115.

Craig resident offering 1-on-1 soccer lessons

Craig resident Fransisco Reina is offering free one-on-one soccer lessons for anyone interested in working on their game. For more information, call 970-826-9724.

Hayden museum to host a Smithsonian exhibit

The Hayden Heritage Center Museum will host a traveling Smithsonian Exhibit Journey Stories from July 19 through Aug. 24. The museum also is working with Hayden schools and the West Routt County Reading Program with projects that also will be on exhibit. The ribbon-cutting ceremony is at 4 p.m. July 19 with a Chamber mixer. All are welcome to enjoy.

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