Craig briefs: Craig Book Club to meet this morning |

Craig briefs: Craig Book Club to meet this morning

The Craig Book Club meets at 9:30 a.m. today at the Lutheran Church of Grace, 657 Green St.

Jan Rinker will review “The Stones” by Eleanor Gustafson. Marian Simons and Susie Begam-Violette will host the gathering of members and guests.

For more information, call Marian at 824-7368 or 824-1956.

Moffat County Fair 4-H to host mixer

The Craig Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors invites the community to a Business After-Hours Mixer hosted by the Moffat County Fair and Moffat County 4-H from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Pavilion.

The event includes food, drinks and door prizes.

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.

RSVP by calling 824-5689 or e-mailing

Census job testing set for next week

The Census Bureau will offer a full day of pre-employment testing March 18 at the Colorado Work­force Center, 480 Barclay St. Test times will be 9:30 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Two forms of identification are required. A driver’s license, social security card, birth certificate or a current passport are acceptable. Jobs are available for census takers starting at $12.50 per hour and .50 cents per mile.

For more information, visit or call 1-866-861-2010.

Love INC distributes coats today, Friday

Love INC distributed more than 525 coats, as well as many mittens, gloves and hats, from October through December 2009.

The organization is continuing to distribute coats in Craig.

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church/Lutheran Church of Grace, 657 Green St., is hosting the distribution through March.

Coats will be available from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays for anyone who needs one. Coats are limited to one per person. Parents may pick up a coat for a child.

The group also is accepting donations of “gently used” coats, hats and gloves to help those in need. Donations may be dropped off at the church, or at the Love INC office, 656 School St.

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