Craig briefs: MCHS 1979 class reunion Friday |

Craig briefs: MCHS 1979 class reunion Friday

— The Moffat County High School Class of 1979 will have a reunion Friday and July 18.

Classmates will meet at 7 p.m. Friday at J.W. Snacks, 210 E. Victory Way, and also will have a barbecue at 3 p.m. July 18 at Loudy-Simpson Park.

In addition, the Class of 1979 is sponsoring a dance at 8 p.m. July 18 at the Moffat County Ice Arena and would like to invite classmates from all classes of the mid-1970s through the mid-1980s to come enjoy Jerry Schaeffer’s new band from Grand Junction.

For more information, talk to one of the 1979 class members or go to

Boys, girls youth soccer classes offered for free

Fransisco Reina is offering free soccer classes or personal lessons for youths ages 2 and older.

Boys and girls at any level in training are eligible. Times and places are flexible.

For more information, call Reina at 826-9724.

Carelli’s Pizza hosts an open-mic night

Carelli’s Pizza hosts an open-mic night Tuesday for anyone who would like to perform music or spoken word.

Sign-up for performances starts at 6:30 p.m. with music beginning at 7 p.m.

For more information, call 824-6868.

Wild Horse art show includes state artists

The seventh annual Wild Horse and Western Art Show and Sale will take place today at the SCM Parish Center, 624 Bridger Ave., in Rock Springs, Wyo.

The Wild Horse and Western Art Show and Sale aspires to help “preserve our Western heritage by exposing the public to fine art images of the history and nature of the West,” according to a news release from event organizers.

This is accomplished by providing an opportunity for artists to showcase their works to the public and for the public to purchase those works.

This year, 33 artists were juried into the competition, which is a third more than past years. Artists are from the Rocky Mountain region and as far away as Virginia, Florida and California.

The show starts at 9 a.m. today with the competition exhibition and the artist booths available to see throughout the day until 6 p.m. Admission is free.

CNCC to promote industrial programs

Colorado Northwestern Community College will host an open house to promote its industrial programs.

The open house is scheduled for 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Craig campus’ Industrial Sciences Building, 305 Mack Lane. The visit will focus on CNCC’s automotive technology, industrial electrician and power plant technology programs.

Visitors will have an opportunity to meet program instructors, tour the Industrial Sciences Building and learn more information about enrollment.

For more information, call 824-1111.

Registration ongoing for springboard classes

Craig Parks and Recreation now is taking registration for springboard diving classes.

The course is open to children ages 12 to 17 and will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Craig Swimming Pool Complex, 605 Washington St.

Classes start Tuesday and will run through Aug. 6 at a cost of $35. For more information, call 826-2029 or sign up at Craig City Hall.

Learn to make asphalt cookies and ice cream

If you would like to make ice cream in a coffee can or chocolate asphalt cookies, join Craig Parks and Recreation to make both. Participants must be older than 6 and pay $5 to sign up before July 22. Sign up by going to City Hall or going online to For more information call 826-2004.

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