Datebook for Aug. 20 |

Datebook for Aug. 20


9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Computer recycling will be available at the Moffat County Library parking lot located at 570 Green St. until 2:30 p.m.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Alzheimer’s Asso–ciation presents Savvy Caregiving Techniques for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia. The presentation will take place at Sandrock Ridge Care and Rehab, 943 W. Eighth Drive in Craig. To RSVP, call Annie Smyth at (970) 256-1274 or Regina Grinolds at (970) 824-3985.

6:30 p.m. Racing takes place at Hay–den 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 Asso–ciation meets at the VFW. Call Eunice Linton at 824-9764.

Tuesday, Aug. 23

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

Thursday, Aug. 25

7 p.m. The Moffat County School District’s Board of Education meets in the School Administration Building.

Saturday, Aug. 27

10 a.m. Moffat County Mud Madness at Loudy-Simpson Park. Includes competition in four-, six- and eight-cylinder engines as well as snowmobiles in side-by-side mud pit. Admission is $7 a person.

11 a.m. Hands-on Quilters meets at the Craig Fire Station. Call Cheryl at 824-2567.

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.

Thursday, Sept. 1

5 p.m. Today is the deadline for the submission of photos for the Humane Society of Moffat County’s 2006 Pet Mates Calendar. Drop prints or CDs off at the Craig Daily Press, 466 Yampa Ave., or email .jpg files to Call Michelle Perry at 824-7031.

Friday, Sept. 2

7 p.m. The Moffat County High School Bulldogs open their season against Rawlins, Wyo., in Rawlins.

Saturday, Sept. 3

7 p.m. The Moffat County High School class of 1995 will meet at the O.P. Bar and Grill for a 10-year reunion dinner. The buffet-style dinner is $20 a person. To RSVP, call Jolene Walls at 824-2214.

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

8:30 a.m. Mothers of Preschoolers will meet until 11 a.m. in the basement of Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave. Call Erin Horst at 924-5349 or Amanda Love at 824-3040.

The Meeker Classic Sheepdog Champ–ionship 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: Five-day pass for adults, $30; for children ages 8-16, $15; one-day pass for adults, $10; for ages 8-16 $5. Those younger than 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 or Jannie at 824-5638.

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