Craig Briefs: Golf tournament to benefit Susan G. Komen foundation
A Rally for the Cure cancer benefit golf event is scheduled to take place at 9 a.m. Wednesday at Yampa Valley Golf Course, 2179 Highway 394. All women are welcome to participate.
Proceeds benefit the Susan G. Komen Cancer Foundation and the Moffat County Cancer Society.
For more information or to sign up, call Susan at 824-9656.
After-hours mixer set for Thursday
The Craig Chamber of Commerce ambassadors are having a business after-hours mixer from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the chamber, 360 E. Victory Way. RSVP by calling 824-5689, or e-mail email@example.com.
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.
Rapper/singer set to perform at Church
Ridgeview Church of God, 690 Riford Road, is hosting a performance by Soulja, a Christian rapper/singer this weekend.
The performance, which is free and open to the public, is scheduled for 6 p.m. Sunday at the church.
For more information, call the church at 824-9619.
Deadline for New York trip is Sunday
The trip deposit deadline is nearing for Colorado Northwestern Community College’s Lifelong Learning Adventure to New York City.
The trip is scheduled for Nov. 11 to 15 with flights out of and into Yampa Valley Regional Airport.
The cost is $2,150, or $2,025 for Colorado residents older than 62 and $1,900 for Moffat County residents older than 62.
The fee includes transportation from CNCC-Craig Campus, four nights lodging, four full breakfasts, three dinners, one luncheon, admission to the United Nations, Lincoln Center with “Meet a Star” program, Ellis Island, Manhattan, NBC Studios, Brooklyn, and orchestra or first mezzanine seating to a Broadway musical.
A trip deposit of $600 is due by Sunday.
For more information on the trip, call Mary Morris at CNCC at 824-1135 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Immunization clinic slated for students
The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is hosting a drop-in immunization clinic for kindergarten through high school students next week at the VNA’s office in Craig, 745 Russell St.
The clinic is scheduled for noon to 2 p.m. Thursday.
Immunizations will be offered for up to $14 per shot. Parents are asked to bring their child’s immunization records, and are required to be at the clinic.
For more information, call the VNA at 824-8233.
Bingo slated for Saturday
American Legion Post 62 is scheduled to host bingo Saturday at the Elks Lodge, 43 W. Victory Way. Doors open at 5 p.m. and games begin at 6:15 p.m.
The progressive jackpot is now more than $1,000.
For more information, call the American Legion at 824-3625.
Humane Society hosts garage sale this week
The Humane Society of Moffat County’s annual garage sale is scheduled for 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. today and Saturday in the barn behind the house at 2205 E. Ninth St.
For more information, call Ann Anderson at 826-2717.
Elks bingo includes ‘guaranteed jackpot’
The Elks Lodge, 43 W. Victory Way, is hosting bingo at 6:15 p.m. tonight.
The games will include one guaranteed jackpot of more than $2,000, the Elks Club reported. There will be 13 more games with payouts of either $40 or $50. There will also be games with $100 payouts.
For more information, call Frank Sadvar at 824-6131 or 620-0874.
Preserving the Last Frontier lunch set
The Preserving the Last Frontier organization is scheduled to meet at noon Saturday in the picnic area at the Moffat County Fairgrounds for a potluck. Visitors are encouraged to take food to share, table service and an item for show and tell.
The meeting is open to the public.
For more information, call 824-6761.
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