Datebook for Aug. 25 |

Datebook for Aug. 25

— Today

10 a.m. The Hands-On Quilters meets at the Craig Fire Station. Call Cheryl at 824-2567.

1 to 2 p.m. SHARE Craig Distribution Day takes place at St. Michael Catholic Church, 678 School St. Groceries may be picked up during this time. Call Karen at 824-7939 or Ginny at 326-3003.

1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Preserving the Last Frontier, Craig’s historical society, meets at Sunset Meadows I, 633 Ledford St., in the second floor recreation room. Those interested in local history are invited to attend. Call 824-5343 or 824-3108.

Sunday, Aug. 26

3 p.m. A benefit concert is in the Hayden High School auditorium. The group Legacy will perform. Donations from the concert go toward medical expenses for 7-year-old Taylen Zabel’s ongoing battle against brain cancer. For more information, go to

5 p.m. VMWA Local 1799 meets at the Center of Craig, 601 Yampa Ave. Call 824-4134.

Monday, Aug. 27

Noon. AARP Craig Chapter No. 1418 has its annual picnic on the northwest side of City Park. Chicken will be provided. Participants should bring their own table service, beverages and side dishes. RSVP at 824-5123. Leave your name and side dish.

Tuesday, Aug. 28

12:30 to 6 p.m. A blood drive is at the Center of Craig, 601 Yampa Ave. For information or to schedule an appointment, call The Memorial Hospital at 824-9411 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Walk-ins are welcome as space permits.

6 p.m. Moffat County High School hosts a freshmen parent meeting in the high school library. Parents are invited to come and learn more about the high school and meet the freshmen mentors and administrators. For more information, contact the high school at 824-7036.

6 to 7 p.m. East Elementary hosts its open house.

6:30 to 7 p.m. Sunset Elementary hosts its open house.

7 p.m. Comunidad Integrada offers a free English and Spanish learning club, Intercambio, every Tuesday at the Boys & Girls Club of Craig, 1324 E. U.S. Highway 40. Call 846-5521.

Wednesday, Aug. 29

Today is the last day to register for full-semester classes at Colorado Northwestern Community College. For registration information at the CNCC Craig campus, call Windy Shue at 824-1100.

8 a.m. The Craig Downtown Business Association meets at Serendipity Coffee Shop, 576 Yampa Ave. The second Wednesday of each month is a meet and greet hosted by a local business.

Noon. The Ladies Golf Club luncheon takes place at Tin Cup Grill. Call 824-6445.

6 to 8 p.m. Colorado Northwestern Community College hosts its annual Community Appreciation barbecue at the Craig campus. All community members and students are invited to attend. The college will provide the food and music.

Thursday, Aug. 30

10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Story time at the Craig Branch of the Moffat County Libraries, 570 Green St. Today’s theme is space.

3 to 6 p.m. The Downtown Business Association is sponsoring a farmers market at Alice Pleasant Park, off Yampa Avenue. Those wishing to sell their products need to take tables, change and price signs. Call Carol Jacobson at 824-5343.

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