Datebook for May 24 |

Datebook for May 24


6:30 p.m. New member and parent orientation will be held at the Boys & Girls Club, 1324 U.S. Highway 40 in Craig. New members, parents and interested community members are encouraged to attend. Call 826-0411.

7 p.m. The Yampa Valley Vehicle Coalition meets at the Moffat County fairgrounds in the Pavilion. The group will be discussing proposals to give to the Bureau of Land Management for consideration during their future planning process. Call 824-2683.

Wednesday, May 25

10 a.m. Join local bird enthusiast Nancy Merrill for a guided bird walk at the Yampa River preserve on Carpenter Ranch, just east of Hayden. Enjoy the peaceful morning scenery and learn about the avian residents of the Carpenter Ranch.

11:45 a.m. Moffat County on the Move meets at the CSU Cooperative Extension Office, 539 Barclay St., until 1 p.m. Call 824-9108.

6 p.m. The co-ed adult recreational soccer group will meet on Wednesdays at Woodbury Park throughout the summer. There is no cost to play, but competitors should bring their own shingaurds and water. Call Bill Sawer for more information, 824-0116.

7 p.m. Bingo is held at the VFW, 419 E. Victory Way and is open to the public. Call 824-7145.

7 p.m. The Craig Ministerial Alliance and Moffat County Young Life would like to invite all Moffat County seniors, their families and friends to a Baccalaureate Service at the high school auditorium. A reception will follow the service.

Thursday, May 26

7 p.m. HEARTBEAT, a support group for those who have lost a loved one to suicide, meets at Serendipity, 576 Yampa Ave. Call Barb Seed or Tracey Lathrop at 824-6541.

8 p.m. Al-Anon, a support group for family and friends of loved ones afflicted with alcohol abuse, meets until 9 p.m. at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 824-7320.

Friday, May 27

9 a.m. The Community Play Group will meet at City Park. This is a change of the usual meeting place. Call Gay Albers at 824-0371. The group is for children ages 5 and younger and their parents.

10 a.m. The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is offering immunizations every Monday and Friday. New clients should bring in their records 24 to 48 hours before their appointment dates. Children younger than 18 must be accompanied by their parents or present a signed permission slip from a parent. Medicaid recipients should bring their cards. Call VNA at 824-8233.

8:30 a.m. Dog Agility in the Park event, a NADAC sactioned trial, will take place in Maybell through Monday. The event is free. Spectators are reminded to bring lawn chairs. See dogs and their handlers work their way through obstacle courses, jumps, tunnels and weaves. Call Lori at 824-4159.

Saturday, May 28

The Boys & Girls Club will be closed starting Saturday and will re-open for the summer beginning June 13.


7 p.m. Moffat County Search and Rescue will meet at the Public Safety Center, 800 W. First St. on the second Monday of every month. Call 826-4513.

Craig Group 1 of Alcoholics Anonymous is holding meetings at 50 S. Ranney St. The schedule: Sundays, 1 p.m., open AA meeting; Mondays, noon, Alanon; Mondays, 7 p.m., open AA men’s meeting; Tuesdays, 8 p.m., closed AA meeting; Wednesdays, noon, open women’s AA meeting; Wednesdays, 8 p.m., open meeting Big Book Study/Step Study; Thursdays, 8 p.m., AA open meeting; Fridays, 8 p.m., AA open meeting; Saturdays, 8 p.m., AA open meeting. The last Saturday of the month is an AA birthday meeting. Call 824-7320.

Narcotics Anonymous is holding meetings at 11 W. Victory Way, #203 (upstairs). The schedule is: Tuesdays, 6 p.m.; Fridays, 8 p.m.; Saturdays, noon; and Sundays, 7 p.m. Call 824-5335 or 629-1794.

The Neighborhood Watch, a subcommittee of COMA, meets every second and forth Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the cafeteria at The Memorial Hospital.

Children’s story-hour is held at 10 and 11 a.m. each Thursday morning at the Moffat County Library, 570 Green St. Call 824-5116.

Friends of the Library group meets for a brown bag lunch at noon the second Tuesday of the month at the Craig branch of the Moffat County Libraries, 570 Green St. Call 824-5116.

The Cancer Support Group meets from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. every third Thursday of the month in the Visiting Nurse Association conference room, 745 Russell St. Call 824-7641.

LIFE, a weight loss group, meets Monday nights at Sunset Meadows I, 633 Ledford St., in Craig. Weigh-in begins at 5:30 p.m., and the meeting begins at 6 p.m. Call Joan at 824-6611.

HEARTBEAT, a support group for those who have lost a loved one to suicide, meets at Serendipity, 576 Yampa Ave., the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. Call Barb Seed or Tracey Lathrop at 824-6541.

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