Craig briefs for Oct. 8 |

Craig briefs for Oct. 8

— The Aging Well Program offers an all-day program, “Wellness Wednesdays,” each Wednesday at the American Legion post, formerly the Shadow Mountain Clubhouse, in Craig for adults 50 years old and older. Activities are offered from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. including art, writing and exercise classes.

This week’s lunchtime presentation is “protecting nature, preserving life,” by Betsy Blakeslee, of the Nature Conservancy. Lunch will be served.

Participants are asked to register for activities before each Wednesday.

For more information, call the Aging Well information line at 871-7676.

Customer service training in October

A customer service excellence training program is being offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Holiday Inn of Craig, 300 S. Colorado Highway 13.

“Business owners, managers and employees shouldn’t miss this hands-on workshop guaranteed to give you an upper hand where customer service is concerned,” a press release states. “Learn how to deal with problem customers, how to ensure repeat business and how to provide service your customers will brag about.”

The cost is $20 for Craig Chamber of Commerce members and $55 for nonmembers. Fee includes lunch and workbook. Conference is limited to 130 participants. Seats are expected to fill fast.

To sign up, contact Chamber Executive Director Christina Currie at 824-5689 or at

The Craig Chamber of Commerce, with support from The Craig/Moffat County Economic Development Partnership. Colorado Northwestern Community College, Pioneer Natural Resources, Craig Daily Press and Bank of Colorado, is contracting with SkillPath seminars to put on the event.

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