Datebook for Aug. 14
Craig — 8:30 to 10 a.m. Senior swimnastics takes place at the American Legion Post 62 pool, 1055 Moffat County Road 7. Call 824-3625.
9 to 11 a.m. Playgroup for toddler/preschool-age children takes place at Loudy-Simpson Park. Call Kevin at 824-1703 or Ann at 826-2717.
3:45 p.m. The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4265 in Craig plans to host a public reception to welcome home Staff Sgt. Kathy Weiher, with the U.S. Army, from duty in Iraq. All community members who wish to attend are welcome. A reception at the Craig VFW post, 419 East Victory Way, will follow. Call 326-6998.
5 p.m. The Elks Lodge, 43 W. Victory Way, hosts bingo. Doors open at 5 p.m. Games begin at 6:15 p.m. Call Frank at 824-6131 or 620-0874.
7 p.m. Fellowship Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 419 Yampa Ave. Call 326-6646.
7 to 9 p.m. Celebrate Recovery meets at 1150 West Ninth St. The group is designed to help people overcome hurts, habits and hang-ups. Child care is provided, and late-comers are welcome. Call 824-5926.
Saturday, Aug. 15
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. First Congregational Church, 630 Green St., hosts its first “Junk in the Trunk” community yard sale in the south parking lot. The cost for sellers is $10 for two parking spaces and a table, if needed. Call pastor Bob Woods at 824-6836 between 9 a.m. and noon.
11 a.m. The Craig Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual Mud Splash mud volleyball tournament at Loudy-Simpson Park, west of the soccer fields. Call 824-5689.
1 p.m. A mini billiards tournament and sign-up social takes place at The Popular Bar, 24 West Victory Way. The cost is $5. Call Steve or Jolene Walls at 824-2214 or 620-0056.
6 p.m. to midnight. The 70th annual Craig Fire/Rescue Firefighter’s Ball/Luau takes place at the OP Bar and Grill, 534 E. Victory Way. Tickets are $10 each and can be purchased from any firefighter or by calling Ashley at the fire station at 824-5914. Proceeds benefit the Craig Fire/Rescue High School Scholarship Fund.
6:15 p.m. American Legion Post 62 hosts bingo at the Elks Lodge, 43 West Victory Way. Doors open at 5 p.m.
8 p.m. An open meeting of Craig Group One Alcoholics Anonymous takes place at First Congregational Church, 630 Green St. Call Bud at 824-1793.
Sunday, Aug. 16
1 p.m. An open meeting of Craig Group One Alcoholics Anonymous takes place at First Congregational Church, 630 Green St. Call Bud at 824-1793.
Monday, Aug. 17
9 a.m. Placement tests for Integrated Community’s new semester of English classes take place in the basement of St. Michael Catholic Church’s office building, 678 School St. Call Integrated Community at 824-6424.
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