Datebook for Dec. 28
7 p.m. The Moffat County chapter of Habitat for Humanity will meet at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 657 Green St. The public is encouraged to attend. For more information, call the Rev. Melinda Bobo at 824-3470.
7 p.m. The American Legion Post 62 and Auxiliary meets at First Christian Church, 960 W. Victory Way. Please bring your food bank donations. Call 824-3085 after 5 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 29
3 p.m. Quest Bible-based activities program for children grades kindergarten through fourth will meet at the First Congregational Church, 630 Green St., until 4:45 p.m. through April 30. Stories, activities and snacks are provided. Call 824-3039.
6:30 p.m. Awana for ages 3 through sixth grade meets at the First Baptist Church, 1150 W. Ninth St. Call Pastor Brian Haynes at 824-5926.
Thursday, Dec. 30
10 a.m. Children’s story hour will be held at the Moffat County Library, 570 Green St. Another story hour will be held at 11 a.m. Children can make festival shakers after story time. RSVP by calling 824-5116.
Friday, Dec. 31
9 p.m. The Elks Lodge is hosting a New Years Eve Sleepover for children ages 1-14 in the Elks Lodge basement. The fee is $10 a child, and all proceeds go to Laridan Hall. Bring a sleeping bag, pillow, pajamas and playpens for little ones. The event will feature movies and games, and a pancake breakfast will be served from 9 to 11 a.m. Breakfast also will be served to those who don’t sleep over at $5 a plate. No sick children. Call Dora at 824-2251.
The Craig branch of the Moffat County Libraries will be closed in observance of the holiday.
Monday, Jan. 3
The Boys and Girls Club will resume normal business hours Monday and work on the new gymnasium floor will be completed Jan. 10.
6 p.m. Craig Youth Soccer Association Indoor League will be at the Craig Middle School Gym until 9 p.m. The adult league, for ages 14 and older, will be on Mondays and Fridays and the youth league, for ages 5 to 13, will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The cost is $15 for the season or $2 a visit. Call Bill Sawer at 824-0116.
Tuesday, Jan. 4
5:15 p.m. “Ask A Lawyer Night” will be at the Craig branch of the Moffat County Libraries until 6:30 p.m. Free 15-minute consultations with volunteer lawyers are available on civil matters. No consultations are available for traffic or criminal matters. This service is provided to low-income residents on a first-come, first-serve basis.
7 p.m. The Craig Snowmobile Club will meet at the Moffat County High School library. All snowmobilers welcome. Call David Bray 824-4984.
Wednesday, Jan. 5
8:30 a.m. Mothers of Preschoolers meets at Calvary Baptist, 1050 Yampa Ave., until 11 a.m. The cost of $6 includes breakfast, crafts and speakers. Children are welcome. Call 824-0101.
3 p.m. Quest Bible based activities program for children grades kindergarten through fourth will meet at the First Congregational Church, 630 Green St. until 4:45 p.m. Stories, activities and snacks will be provided. Call 824-3039.
5 p.m. Registration for SHARE Colorado will be at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 678 School St. SHARE Colorado, a nonprofit organization, is a monthly food distributor that offers grocery packages at half the retail price to everyone. For more information about the SHARE program, call 1-800-933-7247 or visit http://www.sharecolorado.com
Thursday, Jan. 6
6 p.m. Craig Trap Club will hold a signup and membership meeting for its winter league. Call 824-6544.
7 p.m. Yampa Valley Sewing Guild will meet at the First Congregational Church, 630 Green St. All seamstresses are invited. Call Pat 824-3324.
Saturday, Jan. 8
10 a.m. Mountain States Snowmobile Racing will host a Sno-X and Freestyle Show at the Moffat County Fairgrounds. Call 381-3895.
2 p.m. Children’s story hour will be held at the Moffat County Library, 570 Green St. for children ages 5 to 8. Call 824-5116.
5 p.m. The VFW Ladies Auxiliary 4265 hosts a family-style free dinner for senior citizens at the VFW restaurant, 419 E. Victory Way, upstairs. Money from VFW bingo goes to host the event. Call 824-7145.
Sunday, Jan. 9
1:30 p.m. Bingo will be held at the VFW, 419 E. Victory Way. Call 824-7145.
9 a.m. The Craig Snowmobile Club will leave from the Craig Middle School north parking lot for a club ride. All snowmobilers are welcome. Call David Bray 824-4984.
Monday, Jan. 10
7 p.m. High Plains Mustang Club will meet at Sunset Meadows II, 633 Ledford St. Call Patti 824-9505 or Dona at 824-0105.
Tuesday, Jan. 11
Noon Friends of the Library will have a brown bag lunch at the Craig branch of the Moffat County Libraries, 570 Green St. Call 824-5116.
6 p.m. New member and parent orientation will be held at the Boys and Girls Club, 1324 E. U.S. Highway 40. New members, parents and interested community members are encouraged to attend. Call 826-0411.
7 p.m. The Moffat County School District and Grand Futures Prevention Coalition are offering a new program called Creating Lasting Family Connections. The program is designed to help youths be successful by learning to stand up for themselves and avoid alcohol, drugs and violence. The program will be available to CMS students and their parents at no cost and meets once a week for five weeks until 8:30 p.m. at the School Administration Building, 775 Yampa Ave. You must sign up by Jan. 4. Call Westley du Pont at 824-1022 or Cindy Biskup at 824-5752
7 p.m. The Craig Community Neighborhood watch, part of the Communities Overcoming Meth Abuse task force, will meet at The Memorial Hospital, 785 Russell St., in the cafeteria. All members of the community are welcome to attend.
Thursday, Jan. 13
9:30 a.m. The Craig Book Club meets. Location of the meeting is rotating among members. Call Patti at 826-0412 for more information.
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