Datebook for August 28 |

Datebook for August 28

— Today

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. A bowling pin shoot takes place at the Bears Ears Sportsman Club gun range. Call Steve or Robin Sloan at 826-9778 or 824-6163.

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

6:30 p.m. The Moffat County Dem-ocrats hosts a general meeting at Loudy-Simpson Park. Call 824-3108.

Thursday, Aug. 30

10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Story time is 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.

Friday, Aug. 31

5:30 p.m. Northwest Colorado Homeschool Association hosts its annual potluck for all families interested in becoming part of our group, or interested in joining us again for another year. For the location and for information on how to join the group, call Annie Reuer at 824-6334, and/or e-mail

7 to 9 p.m. Celebrate Recovery meets at First Baptist Church, 1150 W. Ninth St. Child care is provided. Call Caroline 620-0659.

Sunday, Sept. 2

10 a.m. A coed softball tournament takes place at Oak Creek Park. Prices for participants are $5 per person or $60 for a team. Anyone interested should call Charlene Reagan at 736-8223. Organizers plan a cash prize for winners.

Monday, Sept. 3

6:30 p.m. Holistic Health & Fitness Center is hosting a healthy potluck exchange at its 420 Breeze St. location, where dishes and recipes can be exchanged. For more information or to RSVP, call 824-4700.

Wednesday, Sept. 5

Noon. The Red Hat Pot Luck takes place at the Craig Fire Station. Bring a dish to share and your own table service and drink. Call 824-2338.

Thursday, Sept. 6

9:30 a.m. Northwest Colorado Homeschool Association has a field trip to Meeker Pioneers Museum and the Sheep Dog Trials. Call Tobi Chacon for carpooling information at 824-6512.

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