Datebook for Aug. 26 | CraigDailyPress.com

Datebook for Aug. 26

Craig residents have an opportunity to give blood today, as Bonfils Blood Center visits the Center of Craig, 601 Yampa Ave., from 12:30 to 6 p.m. for a community blood drive. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call The Memorial Hospital at 824-9411.

Today

8:30 to 10 a.m. Senior swimnastics is at the American Legion Post 62 pool,

1055 Moffat County Road 7. Call 824-3625.

12:30 to 6 p.m. Bonfils Blood Center will visit Craig for a community blood drive at Center of Craig, 601 Yampa Ave. Scheduled donations and walk-ins are welcome. Donors will receive a Bonfils baseball cap. For more information or to make an appointment, call The Memorial Hospital at 824-9411.

6:15 p.m. Tammy Stewart, Democratic candidate for 14th Judicial District attorney, plans to speak to the Craig Lions Club about her campaign platform at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall, 419 E. Victory Way.

6:30 p.m. Craig Youth Hockey hosts its monthly board meeting in the picnic area at Loudy-Simpson Park. Call Debbie Tomlin at 824-1717 or Mike Boatright at 824-4411, ext. 4350.

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6:30 to 8:15 p.m. “Pulse” Young group, for youths ages 11 to 18, meets every Tuesday at the New Creation Church in the Centennial Mall. Call 756-0010.

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. The club is for all ages. Call 824-6424.

8 to 9:15 p.m. Craig Group One Alcoholics Anonymous’ nonsmoking Book Study closed meeting is at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 888-333-9649.

Wednesday, Aug. 27

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. Craig Group One Alcoholics Anonymous’ women’s open meeting is at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 888-333-9649.

Noon. Yampa Valley Ladies Golf Association will hold its August meeting at the Tin Cup Grill. Lunch costs $8. For information or reservations, call the Tin Cup Grill at 824-3764.

Noon. A hike for children, ages 3 to 6, takes place at Loudy-Simpson Park. Meet at the parking lot next to the Yampa River. The hike will include exploring two miles of nature trail. Bring water, a snack and collection bag. Call Kevin at 824-1703.

3:30 to 7 p.m. 55 and older swim is at the American Legion Post 62 pool,1055 Moffat CR 7. Call 824-3625.

6 to 8 p.m. Colorado Northwestern Community College’s Annual Community Appreciation Cookout takes place at CNCC’s Craig campus. Burgers, hotdogs and music are provided.

6 p.m. Fred H. Meyer, M.D., will give a talk on meditation as adjunctive therapy in chronic illness at Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurses Association, Gold Conference Room, 745 Russell St., in Craig. For information, call Kathy at 871-7661.