Craig Briefs: Newspaper seeks thankfulness pieces |

Craig Briefs: Newspaper seeks thankfulness pieces

In honor of Thanksgiving, on Nov. 25, the Craig Daily Press is soliciting written pieces about why you’re thankful this holiday season.

Entries should be 150 words or fewer and should be e-mailed to Michelle Balleck at or dropped off at the Daily Press office, 466 Yampa Ave. Include the full name of the author and ages for those 18 and younger.

The deadline for submissions is Nov. 18. All accepted entries will be published in the Nov. 25 edition of the Craig Daily Press.

Coffee house slated for Friday

The Friday Night Coffee House is scheduled for Friday night at Serendipity Coffee Shop, 578 Yampa Ave.

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.

Sign-up begins at 6:30 p.m. and music begins

at 7 p.m.

For more information, call Bill at 620-6589.

Bingo to include rifle drawing

American Legion Post 62 is scheduled to host bingo Saturday night at the Elks Lodge, 43 W. Victory Way. Doors open at 5 p.m.

Games begin at 6:15 p.m.

There will be games and a drawing for a .25-06 rifle.

For more information, call the American Legion at 824-3625.

Friday dinner set for Maybell

The Maybell Seniors group is hosting a chili and pie dinner at 5 p.m. Friday at the Maybell Community Center.

The all-you-can-eat dinner costs $6 per person.

For more information, call 272-3226.

Yampa Valley SCI to meet Thursday

The monthly meeting of the Yampa Valley Chapter of Safari Club International is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Golden Cavvy, 538 Yampa Ave.

The meeting is open to the public.

For more information, call Jenni at 824-9624.

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