Datebook for 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. For more information, 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 from birth to kindergarten are welcome. Child care and dinner are provided. Call 824-6549.
6:30 p.m. The 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 be on their regular morning schedules to provide transportation for club members. Morning and afternoon snacks will be provided, but children must bring their own lunches. There is no charge or registration for Boys and Girls Club members; nonmembers may attend for a $20 fee. 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 in the old Payless Shoe store 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.
3 p.m. The Yampa Valley Community Foundation is holding an open house for all non-profit organizations in the valley until 6 p.m. The open house will be at the foundation’s new location in the Sundance Office Suites, 465 Anglers Drive (upstairs from the post office). Representatives from local non-profits are asked to bring a copy of their latest annual reports or other information about their organizations for the Community Foundation’s resource center. Call 879-8632.
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 in the old Payless Shoe store at Centennial Mall until 5 p.m. Call 824-5116.
9 a.m. A self-defense seminar offered by Hayden Recreation Department is being held at the Hayden High School until noon. Attendants should have registered by Nov. 10. 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. Booths are $50. 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 is one hour and will be held 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.
6 p.m. A veterans dinner is being held 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 the diploma. Veterans who desire a diploma but have not applied should call Johnny Garcia at 824-3246. The dinner is sponsored by the VFW, Ladies Auxiliary and the Elks Club.
Sunday, Nov. 14
9 a.m. The Craig Snowmobile Club has its first official club ride of the season. Riders will depart from the north parking lot of Craig Middle School, 201 E. Ninth. All snowmobilers are welcome. Call David Bray at 824-4984.
1:30 p.m. Bingo will be held at the VFW, 419 E. Victory Way. Call 824-7145.
5 p.m. Awana group for ages 3 through 12th grade meets at Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave. Call Pastor Rod Compton at 824-5222.
6 p.m. Awana group for seventh and eighth grades meets at First Baptist Church, 1150 W. Ninth. Call Pastor Brian Haynes at 824-5926.
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