Craig briefs for Dec. 21
'Just Say No' contest in January
The VFW Ladies Auxiliary No. 4265 is sponsoring the “Just Say No” coloring contest from 1 to 4 p.m. Jan. 19 at the VFW Restaurant, 419 E. Victory Way.
Each year, the group hosts the contest for students, grades first through eighth. All necessary supplies will be available at the location, and snacks and drinks will be provided.
Projects are scheduled to be judged at the group’s Jan. 21 meeting, and three entries for each group will be sent to compete at the state level.
Government offices closed for holidays
All Moffat County government offices will be closed Dec. 24 and 25 and Jan. 1 for the holidays. The offices will close at noon Dec. 31.
The Moffat County Clerk and Recorder’s Office will be closed from noon to 1:30 p.m. Dec. 21.
All city of Craig government offices will be closed Dec. 24 and 25 and Jan. 1. City of Craig government offices will be open Dec. 31 until 3 p.m.
Interactive play, ball
on New Year’s Eve
The Black Mountain Theatre of Craig presents an Interactive Mystery and 1920s Costume Ball from 8 p.m. to midnight Dec. 31 at “Cheezey’s Speakeasy,” located in the Center of Craig.
“Get out your dancing shoes and guess ‘who done it’ when a mystery happens right in your midst,” a press release states. Tickets include the show, dancing, hors d’oeuvres and sodas. Cash bar includes beer, wine and champagne. Formal attire or 1920s costumes are encouraged. Limited tickets are $15 and available at Solutions Oriented Systems, 10 W. Victory Way, or Fredrickson’s Contracting, 80 E. Fourth St. Tables of 10 are available. Call Julie at 824-5251 or Cindy at 824-6002.
After near-drowning of paddle boarder, CPW reminds public to wear life vests, observe boating safety rules for all crafts
As stand-up paddle boards become more and more popular, Colorado Parks and Wildlife reminds paddlers to wear personal floatation devices when using this watercraft.