Datebook for Nov. 10
Today is the deadline to register for Hayden Recreation Department’s self-defense seminar Saturday. The seminar will run from 9 a.m. to noon at Hayden High School. The registration is $10. Call J.D. Paul at 276-7242.
Craig Intermediate School, Sunset Elementary and East Elementary are holding Scholastic Book Fairs this week.
Noon Colorado First Conservation District will hold its monthly meeting at 356 Ranney St. Call Shary at 824-3476, ext. 101.
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.
5:45 p.m. Community Coat Drive distribution is at First Christian Church, 960 W. Victory Way, until 6:45 p.m. A free soup supper will be provided. Anyone who needs a coat may come. One coat per person per year. Parents may pick up coats for children. Call 824-6024.
6:30 p.m. Awana groups for children ages 3 through sixth grade meet at First Baptist Church, 1150 W. Ninth St. Call Pastor Brian Haynes at 824-5926.
8:30 p.m. A regional products workshop, “Exploring Our Options,” sponsored by Yampa Valley Economic Development Council in partnership with Yampa Valley Partners and Community Agriculture Alliance is being held at the Holiday Inn of Craig until 3:30 p.m.. The workshop costs $20 and includes materials and lunch. Attendants should have registered by the Nov. 1 deadline. Call 879-4370 or 824-8233.
Thursday, Nov. 11
The Craig branch of Moffat County Libraries will be closed in observance of Veterans Day.
No school for kindergarten students.
9:30 a.m. The Craig Book Club meets at the Craig Boys and Girls Club, 1324 E. U.S. Highway 40, to discuss “Cold Mountain” by Charles Frazier. Call Patti at 826-0412.
11 a.m. A Veterans Day service is being held at the Moffat County High School by VFW Post 4265. Call 824-3246.
3:30 p.m. Craig Intermediate School parent/teacher conferences will be held until 7 p.m. (the Book Fair will be open until 7:30 p.m.)
3:30 p.m. East Elementary School kindergarten parent/teacher conferences will be held until 6 p.m.
3:30 p.m. Ridgeview Elementary School parent/teacher conferences will be held until 6:30 p.m.
3:30 p.m. Sunset Elementary School parent/teacher conferences will be held until 7 p.m.
5 p.m. The Rheumatoid Arthritis Support Group will meet at the Holiday Inn of Craig. Call Gail Severson at 824-0304.
6 p.m. Teen Mothers of Pre-Schoolers meets at Calvary Baptist Church. All mothers with children ages birth to kindergarten are welcome. Child care and dinner are provided. Call 824-6549.
6:30 p.m. The District School Accountability Committee will meet in the Administration Building, 775 Yampa Ave.
7 p.m. Knights of Columbus will meet at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 678 School St. Call 824-5488 or 824-5330.
Friday, Nov. 12
No School. In-service day for elementary and intermediate schools. No classes. Book fairs will be open during parent/teacher conferences.
7:30 a.m. The Boys and Girls Club of Craig is sponsoring a play day for elementary school students at its building, 1324 E. U.S. Highway 40, until 6 p.m. School district buses will observe their regular morning schedules to provide transportation for club members. Morning and afternoon snacks will be provided, but children must bring their own lunches. No charge or registration for Boys and Girls Club members; nonmembers may attend for a $10 fee if they are registered by 6 p.m. today. After today, registration for nonmembers is $20. Call 826-0411.
8 a.m. Craig Intermediate School parent/teacher conferences will be held until 11:30 a.m.
8 a.m. East Elementary School parent/teacher conferences will be held until 11 a.m.
8 a.m. Ridgeview Elementary School parent/teacher conferences will be held until 11 a.m.
8 a.m. Sunset Elementary School parent/teacher conferences will be held until 11 a.m.
9 a.m. The Friends of the Library group is having a used book sale at Centennial Mall until 5 p.m. today and Saturday. Call 824-5116.
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 Holiday Craft Show is at Centennial Mall until 7 p.m. Local and area vendors will be selling handcrafted goods and serving food. Call 824-7011.
Saturday, Nov. 13
9 a.m. The Holiday Craft Show is at Centennial Mall until 4 p.m. Local and area vendors will be selling handcrafted goods and serving food. Call 824-7011.
9 a.m. The Friends of the Library group is having a used book sale at Centennial Mall until 5 p.m. Call 824-5116.
9 a.m. A self-defense seminar offered by Hayden Recreation Department is at Hayden High School until noon. Attendants should register today. The cost is $10. Call J.D. Paul at 276-7242.
Noon A Holiday Craft Show is being held at the Centennial Mall, 1111 W. Victory Way, until 7 p.m. Call 824-7011.
2 p.m. The Alzheimer’s Association presents “Handling Holiday Stress,” a free program that teaches caregivers how to handle the stress of the holidays. The program will be at Sand Rock Ridge Care and Rehab, 943 W. Eighth Drive. RSVPs are required. Call Annie Smyth at 256-1274 to register or Regina Grinolds at 824-3985 for information.
6 p.m. A veterans dinner will be at the Elks Club, 43 W. Victory Way, for all veterans, relatives and widows of veterans. High school diplomas will be given to World War II, Korea and Vietnam veterans who have applied for diplomas. Veterans who desire a diploma who have not yet applied should call Johnny Garcia, 824-3246. The dinner is sponsored by the VFW, Ladies Auxiliary and the Elks Club.
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Next week, Colorado Northwestern Community College and Moffat County are hosting a free day-long seminar for local ranchers and agriculture producers.