Datebook for Aug. 15 |

Datebook for Aug. 15

Monday, Aug. 15
5:30 p.m. Craig Planning and Zoning Commission will meet at City Hall.

3 p.m. U.S. Sen. Ken Salazar will host a public forum, “Energy Independence: Securing America’s Future,” at the Shadow Mountain Clubhouse.

6 p.m. There will be a Bowling Pin Shoot at the Bears Ears Sportsman’s Club. Call Doug at 824-5190.

Tuesday Aug. 16
7 p.m. Strings in the Mountains presents a Van Cliburn 2005 medalist at Strings in the Mountains Music Festival Park. Tickets are $25. Call 879-5056, ext. 105.

Wednesday, Aug. 17
1 p.m. There will be a free seminar on renters’ rights presented by attorney Bill Higgins at the Independent Life Center at the southeast corner of Yampa Avenue and Victory Way. Call 826-0833.

5:30 p.m. The Yampa Valley Construction Trades Association meets at First National Bank of Steamboat Springs.

Friday, Aug. 19
8 p.m. Strings in the Mountains presents Jackie Greene at Strings in the Mountains Music Festival Park. Tickets are $23. Call 879-5056 ext. 105.

A ranch horse competition and clinic will be held as part of the Routt County fair on Friday and Saturday at the Fairgrounds in Hayden. The clinic costs $45. Call 879-5214.

Saturday, Aug. 20
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Alzheimer’s Association presents Savvy Caregiving Techniques for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia at Sandrock Ridge Care and Rehab, 943 W. Eighth Drive. Call 256-1274 or 824-3985.

6:30 p.m. Racing takes place at Hayden Speedway. Admission is $6.

Sunday, Aug. 21
10 a.m. The Rev. Bill Lyon will be the guest speaker at Maybell Interdenominational Bible Church, 60054 U.S. Highway 40. Bible study will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

7 p.m. Strings in the Mountains presents Asleep at the Wheel at Music Festival Park. Tickets are $29. Call 879-5056, ext. 105.

Monday, Aug. 22
7 p.m. The Moffat County Chapter of Habitat for Humanity meets at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 657 Green St. Call the Rev. Melinda Bobo at 826-2670.

7 p.m. Craig Women’s Bowling Association meets at the VFW. Call Eunice Linton at 824-9764.
Tuesday, Aug. 23
7 p.m. The Moffat County School District’s Board of Trustees meets in the School Administration Building.

7:30 p.m. Craig City Council meets in Council Chambers at City Hall.

Saturday, Aug. 27
1 to 2 p.m. Share Craig distribution day is at St. Michael’s Catholic Church. Call Karen at 824-7939 or Laura at 824-7916.

Sunday, Sept. 4
1 p.m. There will be an open house in celebration of Verna Miller’s 80th birthday at Sunset Meadows I, 633 Ledford St. in the dining hall.

Wednesday, Sept. 7
The Meeker Classic Sheepdog Championship Trials will be Sept. 7-11 in Meeker, Colo. There will be a craft fair, art contest, barbecue and many other activities. Tickets will be sold only at the gate. Those under 8 are free. No pets. Call (970) 878-5510 or visit

Friday, Sept. 9
6 p.m. “Women in His Image,” a Christian conference for women of every faith, begins at First Christian Church, 960 W. Victory Way. Continues on Sept. 10. Call Lynn at 824-5437.

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