Datebook for August 8 |

Datebook for August 8

— Wednesday, Aug. 8

8 a.m. The Craig Downtown Business Association meets at Serendipity Coffee Shop, 576 Yampa Ave. Representatives from the Colorado Department of Transportation will be on hand to answer questions about traffic, trucks and city roadways.

9 a.m. The Rally for the Cure Golf event will be held at the Yampa Valley Golf Course. It is a scramble format. There is a $40 entry fee, which includes lunch, prizes and a Golf for Women magazine subscription. The fee does not cover green fees or cart. The event benefits the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and the Moffat County Cancer Society. Call Susan at 824-9656.

5 to 7 p.m. SHARE Craig registration, or night to place orders, is at St. Michael Catholic Church, 678 School St. Call Karen at 824-7939.

Thursday, Aug. 9

Life Line Screening to detect arterial abnormalities, which can cause disrupted blood flow that leads to strokes will be at the Elk’s Lodge #1577 of Craig. Pre-registration is required by calling 1-800-324-1851.

11 a.m. The Moving Wall’s opening for the local public and raising the colors at Loudy-Simpson Park. Taps will be played at Sunset.

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

Friday, Aug. 10

All day Moving Wall at Loudy-Simpson Park. Taps will be played at Sunset.

9:30 a.m. A meeting to discuss the future of Medicare Advantage Plan C plans is at Sunset Meadows I.

2 p.m. A meeting to discuss the future of Medicare Advantage Plan C plans is at Sunset Meadows II.

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

Saturday, Aug. 11

11 a.m. The Moving Wall’s official opening with plans for Sen. Ken Salazar and military flyover at Loudy-Simpson Park. Taps will be played at Sunset.

Sunday, Aug. 12

All day Moving Wall at Loudy-Simpson Park. Taps will be played at Sunset.

Monday, Aug. 13

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Reaching Everyone Preventing Suicide is holding a two-day Gatekeeper Training Workshop at the Yampa River State Park Visitor Center, 17 miles east of Craig. The workshop is designed to give participants knowledge and skills to help them know how to intervene when they fear someone is at risk for suicide and depression. Pre-registration is required. There is no cost. Contact Anngie Jenkins at 826-2329 or or call Sandy Beran at 824-8233.

11 a.m. Closing ceremonies for the Moving Wall at Loudy-Simpson Park.

6 p.m. The Humane Society of Moffat County’s monthly meeting is at the Golden Cavvy Restaurant, 538 Yampa Ave. The public is invited to attend. Call the HSMC at 870-7500.

6 to 9 p.m. The Colorado Division of Wildlife is sponsoring a Hunter Education Course. The first class is Monday, and the course runs until Friday. All five classes must be attended. Call 272-3238 or 824-7848 for more information or to pre-register.

Tuesday, Aug. 14

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.

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