Datebook for July 4 |

Datebook for July 4

Monday, July 4

The city of Craig, Moffat County and Craig Fire/Rescue are sponsoring a fireworks show, which will begin at dusk. The fireworks will be launched from the hill south of Moffat County High School.

6 p.m. A farewell party for Mark and Becky Gorham, who are moving to Louisiana after 25 years in Craig, is at the First Baptist Church, 1150 W. Ninth St. Bring a dish to share. Drinks and paper goods will be provided.

Tuesday, July 5

8:30 a.m. The Moffat County Com–missioners meet at the courthouse, 221 W. Victory Way.

Wednesday, July 6

6 p.m. The High Plains Mustang Club’s monthly meeting will be at the Golden Cavvy. Anyone interested in preserving the heritage of the wild horses in encouraged to attend. For more information, call Dona at 824-0105 or Linda at 824-2281.

5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Share Craig registration day is at St Michael’s Catholic Church, 678 School St. For more information, call Karen at 824-7939 or Laura at 824-7976.

Heater scarification operations on U.S. High–way 40 between Craig and Hayden will begin today.

Saturday, July 9

9 a.m. The Moffat County Humane Society will hold a yard sale as a fund-raiser at 827 Russell St. Donations are being accepted at 827 Russell St. Call Patty at 824-7945.

Tuesday, July 12

8:30 a.m. The Moffat County Com–missioners meet at the courthouse, 221 W. Victory Way.

7:30 p.m. The Craig City Council meets in council chambers of City Hall, 400 W. Fourth St.

Wednesday, July 13

1 p.m. The Small Business Dev–elopment Center of Craig will offer a free workshop on business start-up until 4 p.m. at The Center of Craig. To reserve a seat or for more information, call 824-7078.

7 p.m. A free puppet show, “Yampa River Critters,” is at 7 p.m. July 13 at the Children’s Amphitheater at Yampa River Botanic Park.

Friday, July 15

7 p.m. There will be a Class of 1985 reunion get-together at the OP Bar and Grill. Call Rodney at 824-2325 for more information.

7 p.m. A Teen Poker Night, featuring Texas Hold’em, will be held at the Boys and Girls Club of Craig. There is a $5 admission charge.

Saturday, July 16

7 a.m. The Yampa Valley Landlord Association will hold a training session in the Red Cross Building. Call 824-7120.

2 p.m. There will be a Class of 1985 reunion barbecue at the Shadow Mountain Clubhouse. Call Rodney at 824-2325 for more information.

Tuesday, July 19

8:30 a.m. The Moffat County Com–missioners meet at the courthouse, 221 W. Victory Way.

Thursday, July 21

5:30 p.m. Hayden’s Colorado Days The celebration features a Bratwurst Picnic at the park in Hayden.

6 p.m. The Yampa Valley Landlord Association hosts its summer picnic at the Columbine Pool.

6:30 p.m. The Moffat County School District Board of Directors meets in the board room 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.

Saturday, July 23

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 walk and a 5-kilometer, run followed by a barbecue at the Moffat County Fairgrounds covered picnic area. Call Sandy at 824-5204 for more information.

Sunday, July 24

8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Come Celebrate Craig Lodge #1577’s 75th Anniversary. The Elks will start their 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 or 824-2251 for more information.

Monday, July 25

11 a.m. to 3 p.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 Com–missioners meet at the courthouse, 221 W. Victory Way.

Saturday, July 30

6 p.m. The Elks will have a spaghetti dinner for members and one guest. RSVP by calling 824-3557 or 824-2251.

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