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Datebook for Dec. 7

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Noon The “Books are Fun” book fair at Craig Intermediate School library will be open until 7 p.m. Multiple copies of more than 200 book titles will be available as well as a variety of gift items. Proceeds will benefit the intermediate school and its library. Call 824-3287.

6 p.m. New member and parent orientation will be at the Boys and Girls Club, 1324 U.S. Highway 40. New members, parents and interested community members are encouraged to attend. Call 826-0411.

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. This is the third of four consecutive Tuesday meetings to jump-start the community watch. All members of the community are welcomed to attend.



7 p.m. The Craig Performing Arts Project is having a theater group meeting at the Craig branch of the Moffat County Libraries, 570 Green St. Anyone interested in helping with technical support or performing in a play is invited to attend. Call 824-5116.

7 p.m. The Craig Snowmobile Club is holding a club meeting in the Moffat County High School library. All snowmobilers are welcome. Call David Bray at 824-4984.
Wednesday, Dec. 8
Deadline for the fourth annual Hayden Senior Holiday “Friendship” Tea on Saturday, sponsored by The Haven and the Hayden Recreation Board, at The Haven. Entertainment will be provided on the harp and piano by Andrea Erickson. Sign up by calling Lindsay at 276-3741, ext. 16.



Noon The “Books are Fun” book fair at Craig Intermediate School library will be open until 7 p.m. Multiple copies of more than 200 book titles will be available as well as a variety of gift items. Proceeds will benefit the intermediate school and its library. Call 824-3287.

3 p.m. Quest Bible-based activities program for children in 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 groups for ages 3 through sixth grade meet at the First Baptist Church, 1150 W. Ninth St. Call Pastor Brian Haynes at 824-5926.
Thursday, Dec. 9
9:30 a.m. The Craig Book Club will meet to review “Waiting for Snow in Havana” by Carlos Eire at Serendipity coffee shop. Call Jan at 824-4136.

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. Activities are after stories. RSVP by calling 824-5116.

Noon The “Books are Fun” book fair at Craig Intermediate School library will be open until 7 p.m. Multiple copies of more than 200 book titles will be available as well as a variety of gift items. Proceeds will benefit the intermediate school and its library. Call 824-3287.

4 p.m. Compassionate Friends meets at First Congregational Church, 630 Green St., in the basement until 5 p.m. The mission of Compassionate Friends is to assist families toward the positive resolution of grief after the death of a child of any age and to provide information to help others be supportive. Call Audrey Danner at 824-6636.

6 p.m. Teen Mothers of Preschoolers meets at Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave., until 7:30 p.m. All mothers with children ages birth to kindergarten are welcome. Child care and dinner are provided. Call 824-6549.

7 p.m. Knights of Columbus will meet at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 678 School St. Call 824-5488 or 824-5330.
Friday, Dec. 10
Friday is the last day to register for the Craig Youth Hockey Night League Program for youths ages 7 to 12. Register at Craig Parks and Recreation. The cost is $79 and practices begin in January. Call Wendy Otis at 826-0700 or Mike Boatright at 824-2046.

Friday is the last day to register for the Community Ski Club. The club is open to anyone from sixth grade to adult. The registration fee is $10 and lift tickets are offered at a discounted price. Call 826-2029.

9:30 a.m. A community playgroup for parents with young children is scheduled at the Early Childhood Education Center, 775 Yampa Ave. Call 824-0371.

Noon The Winter Arts and Crafts Show is at Centennial Mall until 7 p.m. Crafts and other items from senior citizens and nonprofit groups will be for sale. Call 824-7011 for booth availability.
Saturday, Dec. 11
6 a.m. The Substance Abuse Prevention Program is hosting a pancake breakfast fund-raiser until 11 a.m. at Craig’s McDonald’s. Tickets are $3 each and can be purchased from Moffat County School District students who are in third through sixth grades or from the Craig Police Department. Tickets are also available at the door. Proceeds benefit scholarships, after school programs and DARE. Call the police department at 826-2360.

8 a.m. The Elks hold their National Hoop Shoot for youths ages 8 to 13 at the Craig Middle School west campus. Sign-in starts at 8 a.m., but children can be registered by calling Dora at 824-2251. Children must bring copies of their birth certificates that shows they are between 8 and 13 years old as of April 1, 2005. The shoot starts at 9 a.m. Call Jodi or Dora at 824-2251.

9 a.m. The Winter Arts and Crafts Show is at Centennial Mall until 5 p.m. Crafts and other items from senior citizens and nonprofit groups will be for sale. Call 824-7011 for booth availability.

Noon The Craig Rotary Club is sponsoring a Holiday Home Tour until 4 p.m. Participants can purchase a $5 program that describes the homes at the first house they visit. Proceeds benefit Rotary Club scholarships and other programs. Homes featured this year are 1005 Pershing St., 107 Moffat County Road 22, 5801 Colo. Highway 394 and 866 Villa View Dr.

1 p.m. The ladies of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church and Lutheran Church of Grace are presenting a Christmas Tea in the Victorian themed tea room at Lutheran Church of Grace, 657 Green St. The tickets are $5. Call Susie Aiken at 824-9633.

1:30 p.m. The fourth annual Hayden Senior Holiday “Friendship” Tea, sponsored by The Haven and the Hayden Recreation Board, is at The Haven, 300 S. Shelton Lane. Entertainment will be provided on the harp and piano by Andrea Erickson. Attendants should have signed up no later than Wednesday by calling Lindsay at 276-3741, ext. 16.


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