Craig briefs: Social Center in need of volunteers Halloween
The Senior Social Center needs volunteers to help decorate the Moffat County Pavilion at 10 a.m. Saturday for its Decades of Dance that takes place from 6 to 10 p.m. Those interested in helping should call 970-326-3188 for more information.
Indoor pickleball space available to Craig seniorsIndoor pickleball space available to Craig seniors
Indoor pickleball space available to Craig seniors
The Senior Social Center now has an indoor place to play pickleball for the winter. Pickleball is now being played indoors from 8 to 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Boys & Girls Club, located at 1324 E. U.S. Highway 40 in Craig. Inquire at the front desk. For more information, email Sue Eschen at email@example.com@yahoo.com..
Craig Daily Press seeks veterans for featureCraig Daily Press seeks veterans for feature
Craig Daily Press seeks veterans for feature
The Craig Daily Press staff is looking for veterans to highlight in the newspaper for Veteran’s Day on Nov. 11. Veterans, and those who know veterans, who would like recognition in Craig’s local paper, are asked to send names and phone numbers to veterans@CraigDailyPress.com, or call 970-875-1790.
Preserving The Last Frontier meets SaturdayPreserving The Last Frontier meets Saturday
Preserving The Last Frontier meets Saturday
Preserving The Last Frontier will meet at 1:30 p.m. Saturday on the second floor of Sunset Meadows I, 633 Ledford St. The program will be given by Joe Sullivan on the battle at Milk Creek. For more information, call 970-824-6761.
BLM seeks input for travel management areaBLM seeks input for travel management area
BLM seeks input for travel management area
The Bureau of Land Management is now seeking public input on route inventory for its Little Snake Field Office, Travel Management Area 1, according to a news release.
TMA 1 includes parts of Hiwatha, Vermillion Basin, Sand Wash and the Little Bears Ears areas near Craig. The BLM Little Snake Field Office will accept public comments on route inventory through Nov. 15.
“Public comment is critical in developing a comprehensive inventory of all the routes currently existing on public lands managed by the Little Snake Field Office,” Dario Archuleta, BLM outdoor recreation planner with the Little Snake Field Office, said in a statement.
A total of 59 detailed maps are available for public comment. The public can access the maps at the Little Snake Field Office, 455 Emerson Street in Craig or online at blm.gov/co/st/en/fo/lsfo/plans/travel___transportation.htmlblm.gov/co/st/en/fo/lsfo/plans/travel___transportation.html. .
Written comments should be directed to Dario Archuleta, 455 Emerson St. in Craig.
Before including your address, phone number, email address or any other personal identifying information in comments, respondents should be aware that the entire comment, including personal identifying information, may be made publicly available at any time. While individuals may request the BLM to withhold personal identifying information from public view, the BLM cannot guarantee it will be able to do so.
Applications available for 6th Artisans MarketApplications available for 6th Artisans Market
Applications available for 6th Artisans Market
The 2015 Holiday Artisans Market is set for Dec. 4 and 5. Artisans from Northwest Colorado are encouraged to apply for space at the event. For more information and to request the online application, email firstname.lastname@example.org@gmail.com..
St. Michael Community Kitchen in need of helpSt. Michael Community Kitchen in need of help
St. Michael Community Kitchen in need of help
The St. Michael Community Kitchen is seeking volunteers to help prepare, serve and deliver meals on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
The Community Kitchen serves about 150 people each day free of charge, including meals delivered to homebound residents. Volunteers also collect food donations throughout the week from Walmart, City Market, The Memorial Hospital and Village Inn to be served with the meal or made available for people to take home.
Meals are served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursdays.
Volunteers are especially needed on Thursdays to help serve and clean up during and after the meal, from about 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. A weekly commitment is not required; individuals are welcome to volunteer once per month.
For more information or to sign up to volunteer, contact Robin Schiffbauer at 970-824-7148 or 970-629-8042.
Paper welcomes reader photo submissionsPaper welcomes reader photo submissions
Paper welcomes reader photo submissions
The Craig Daily Press welcomes photo submissions from community members. If you have cool photos you took while on vacation, camping or hunting, or even photos of your child’s birthday party, submit them to editor@CraigDailyPress.comeditor@CraigDailyPress.com..
Photos must be at least one megabyte in size and clear, meaning blurry photos should not be submitted. Include the name of those in the photo, along with the date and place it was taken. The newspaper prefers recent and timely photos.
Community Interfaith Choir seeks participantsCommunity Interfaith Choir seeks participants
Community Interfaith Choir seeks participants
The Community Interfaith Christmas Choir will practice for its Christmas Choir Concert at 6 p.m. every Sunday until Dec. 6 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. All are welcome, and the group is seeking participants.
The free community concert is at 7 p.m. Dec. 13. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is located at Ninth Street and Finley Lane in Craig.
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