Craig briefs for Sept. 10
Learn to sing
The Sweet Adelines are hosting special guest rehearsal where women can learn to sing from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday in the Sunset Elementary music room. Call 824-8326.
MS group to meet Sept. 17
A Multiple Sclerosis support group will meet from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17, at the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association Craig office, 745 Russell St., in the Platinum Room.
All individuals with MS and their families/caregivers are welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be provided. Call Kathy Darveau or Sandy Beran for more information at 824-8233.
VNA to have table at Festival of the Americas
The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association will have a table at the Comunidad Integrada event Festival of the Americas from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at Little Toots Park in Steamboat Springs.
Immunizations including Hep B, A, DTaP, IPV, MMR, Hib, Prevnar, Rotavirus will be free for children 3 years old and younger. Parents must bring their child’s immunization record. Spanish interpretation will be provided. Additional health materials for children and adults will be available, and there will be free stuffed animals for young children.
For more information, call 879-1632.
Eat right for more energy
The Aging Well Program offers an all-day program, “Wellness Wednesdays,” each Wednesday at the American Legion Building – Shadow Mountain Clubhouse – in Craig for adults “50 and Better.”
Activities are offered from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., including art, writing, and exercise classes. This week’s lunchtime presentation is “Eating Right for More Energy” by Dr. Jessica German, Craig Chiropractic Clinic. Lunch will be served. Participants are asked to register for activities prior to each Wednesday. For more information, call the Aging Well information line at 871-7676.
Aquatics class begins Sept. 17
The Arthritis Foundation Aquatics class, sponsored by the Aging Well Program, starts Sept. 17 and will run eight weeks from 9 to 10 a.m. Mondays at the Shadow Mountain Clubhouse pool in Craig.
There is no fee for the class through Aging Well. American Legion Pool fees of $3.50 per class do apply. For more information, call the Aging Well Line at 871-7676.
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.