Datebook for May 6 |

Datebook for May 6


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

Noon In observance of National Prayer Day, there will be a prayer gathering around the flagpole at the Moffat County Courthouse.

6 p.m. Craig Sea Sharks meet in the Moffat County High School cafeteria. Coaches will be present, registration will need to be completed, and members will receive schedules. The team also will be ordering team swim suits.

6:30 p.m. There is an advanced weather-spotter training class at the Moffat County Fairground Pavilion until 8:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m. Northwest Colorado Energy Producers are hosting a dinner meeting at the Steamboat Yacht Club, 811 Yampa St. Tickets are $29 a person. The guest speaker is T. Wright Dickinson.

7:30 p.m. A special presentation by the NASA’s Educator Astronaut Program and the Network of Educator Astronaut Teachers (NEAT) will be held at the Moffat County High School auditorium. This program is for all ages and the public is invited.

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 6

9:30 a.m. The community playgroup for infants to 5-year-olds and their parents meets until 10:30 a.m. at the Early Childhood Development Center in the Moffat County School Administration Building, 775 Yampa Ave.

10 a.m. The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is offering immunizations. 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.

11 p.m. Queeda Mantle, author of “The Mantle Ranch,” will be at a book-signing at Sprirt Pass, in the Centinnial Mall until 2 p.m.

2 p.m. Queeda Mantle, author of “The Mantle Ranch,” will be at a book signing at the Museum of Northwest Colorado until 5 p.m. This fresh glimpse into the intriguing history of the Mantle family and their ranch in the Yampa River Canyon.

Saturday, May 7

9 a.m. Hands-on Quilters are sponsoring a special Quilt History Day with members from the Colorado Quilting Council. Those interested in having their quilt documented should plan to attend. To schedule an appointment call Cheryl Bush at 824-2567.

Noon St. Michael’s Catholic Church is hosting its annual Mother’s Day luncheon, which will include a fashion show. Everyone is asked to bring a salad and come celebrate motherhood. Call Mary Buchanan at 824-5912.

Noon Cinco de Mayo celebration will be at the Moffat County Fairgrounds until 6 p.m. The public is invited to come and enjoy the festivities.

5 p.m. The VFW Ladies Auxiliary hosts a family-style free dinner for senior citizens at the VFW, 419 E. Victory Way the first Saturday of each month. Proceeds from VFW bingo helps sponsor the event. Call 824-7145.

6:30 p.m. The Militant Labor Forum Hall, 11 W. Victory Way, is hosting a forum on workers rights, freedom of the press and right to free speech. The guest speaker is Tamor Rosenfield.There is a dinner and reception to follow. A donation of $8 a person is requested.

Sunday, May 8

9 a.m. There is a Mother’s Day breakfast at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 678 School St., sponsored and served by the Knights of Columbus right after 9 a.m. Mass. The cost is $3 per person except mothers and children under 12 eat for free.

Monday, May 9

10 a.m. The Northwest Colorado Visit–ing Nurse Association offers immunizations every Monday and Friday. Call the VNA at 824-8233.

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