Datebook for July 21
5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. There will be a meeting for the second annual relay for life in Room 201 of the CNCC belltower building. There will be door prizes and refreshments. Prizes also will be available for those who sign up. Call Pauline Hillard at 675-2300.
6 p.m. The Yampa Valley Landlord Association hosts its summer picnic at the Columbine Pool.
6 p.m. An organizing meeting for a proposed archery club will be held at the Golden Cavvy. The goal is to create a club and an indoor/outdoor range.
6:30 p.m. The Moffat County School District Board of Directors meets in the boardroom of the School Administration Building.
7 p.m. The Craig/Rural Fire Protection District board of directors meets at the fire station.
Friday, July 22
10 a.m. Shriners’ 16th annual fund-raising golf tournament starts with registration at Yampa Valley Golf Course. The tournament starts at 11 a.m.
3 p.m. The Museum of Northwest Colorado is hosting the regent of the Colorado Chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution. Individuals seeking help with an application to the DAR should stop by.
4 p.m. A Colorado Cares project at Moffat County’s first Habitat for Humanity home restoration at 745 Yampa Ave. is from 4 to 9 p.m. The project is sponsored by the Craig Second Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Luther Church of Grace and First Congregational Church of Craig. Other community members are welcome to help with the project. Call Melinda Bobo at 826-2679 or Susan Croteau at 824-7377.
5 p.m. John Kane, senior judge of the U.S. District Court in Denver and member of numerous commissions on drug laws, will speak about the war on drugs and its effects on the criminal justice system as part of the free Seminars at Steamboat series at Centennial Hall in Steamboat.
5:30 p.m. Hayden’s Colorado Days celebration features a bratwurst picnic at the park in Hayden. A street dance on Walnut Street follows at 9 p.m.
Saturday, July 23
7 a.m. A Pancake Breakfast sponsored by the Hayden Lions Club will be held in the park in Hayden.
9 a.m. Register for the Yampa Valley Pregnancy Center’s second annual Walk for Life fund-raiser, which begins at 10 a.m., starting at The Center of Craig. There will be a five-kilometer walk and run followed by a barbecue at the Moffat County Fairgrounds covered picnic area. Call Sandy at 824-5204.
11 a.m. The Colorado Days Parade is on Main Street in Hayden. A barbecue in the park follows at noon.
11 a.m. The ninth annual O.P. Bar and Grill Poker Run begins at the restaurant and runs 130 miles through Meeker, Price Creek and Maybell. The cost is $8 a hand with half benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Craig. The bar also will feature live music Friday and Saturday nights. The winner of a Harley, at $100 a ticket, will be drawn Saturday evening. Sunday, an all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet costs $7.75 at the motorcycle rodeo. Call 824-8918.
1 p.m. Share Craig Distribution Day is at St. Michael’s Church, 678 School St., until 2 p.m. Call Karen at 824-7939 or Laura at 824-7916.
Sunday, July 24
7 a.m. Colorado Days wraps up with a Dutch-Oven Breakfast in the park in Hayden. Sponsored by the Northwest Colorado Shrine Club.
8 to 11:30 a.m. Celebrate Craig Lodge No. 1577’s 75th anniversary. The Elks will start the celebration week with a pancake breakfast that’s open to the public. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children younger than 12. Call 824-3557.
5 p.m. United Mine Workers of America Local 1799 will have a nomination meeting at The Center of Craig.
Monday, July 25
11 a.m. There will be a raffle and fund-raising bake sale, and the snack bar will be open for lunch through July 29 at the Elks Lodge in celebration of its 75th anniversary.
Tuesday, July 26
8:30 a.m. The Moffat County commissioners meet at the courthouse, 221 W. Victory Way.
8:30 p.m. Grand Futures Prevention Coalition and the city of Craig will host their annual Splash Party for fifth- and sixth-graders until 10:30 p.m. at the city of Craig pool. The event includes prizes, pizza and music. Admission is $5 a person.
Wednesday, July 27
7 p.m. Heartbeat, a suicide survivor group, meets the fourth Wednesday at Serendipity Coffee House, 576 Yampa Ave.
8:30 p.m. Grand Futures Prevention Coalition and the city of Craig will host their annual Splash Party for seventh- and eighth-graders until 10:30 p.m. at the city of Craig pool. The event includes prizes, pizza and music. Admission is $5 a person.
Friday, July 28
7 p.m. The Downtown Business Association will hold an auction at the Alice Pleasant downtown park. The auction is a fund-raiser to help residents purchase school supplies. Call 824-2151 to make a donation
Saturday, July 30
6 p.m. The Elks will have a spaghetti dinner for members and their guests. RSVP to 824-3557 or 824-2251.
10 a.m. Hands-On Quilters will meet at the Craig Fire/Rescue station. Anyone interested is welcome to attend. Call Cheryl at 824-2567.
Tuesday, Aug. 2
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Extra help for the new Medicare prescription drug plan will be available at the Independent Life Center. Call 826-0833.
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