Datebook for Nov. 14 |

Datebook for Nov. 14


1 p.m. Overeaters Anonymous meets every Saturday at First Congregational Church. For more information, call 629-2683.

9 a.m. Friends of the Library is hosting a used-book sale at Centennial Mall, 1111 W. Victory Way, throughout the day. The group will accept book donations before the sale at Moffat County Library, 570 Green St. For information, call the library at 824-5116.

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Centennial Mall, 1111 W. Victory Way, will host a holiday craft show.

10:15 a.m. Craig Youth Bowling for children ages 4 to 12 begins at Thunder Bowling Center, 909 Industrial Ave. Bowling for participants ages 13 to 18 begins at 11:45 a.m. Cost is $8, shoes included. A bowling card is $10. For information, call Brenda at 826-9776.

Sunday, Nov. 13

10:30 a.m. Bob Pensack, heart transplant recipient and author of “Raising Lazarus,” will speak at Hayden Congregational Church, 202 E. Jefferson Ave. Brunch will follow. The event is open to the public. Call 276-3510.

11:30 a.m. First Congregational United Church of Christ, 630 Green St., invites community members to the dedication of its Peace Pole. The pole is printed with the prayer, “May Peace Prevail on Earth,” in Chinese, English, Greek and Spanish. For more information, call 824-4982.

Tuesday, Nov. 15

1 p.m. The fall grief support group meets every Tuesday until Dec. 13, in the Visiting Nurse Association’s Silver Room, 745 Russell St. The group is for adults who have lost loved ones. For information, call 824-8233, ext. 7682.

Noon to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Love Inc. will distribute coats to people in need, regardless of income. The group will distribute the coats at Yampa Valley Pregnancy Center, 356 Ranney. For information, call 824-5204

7 p.m. A support group for the parents of methamphetamine addicts meets in the library of Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave. The group is confidential and has no religious affiliation.

Wednesday, Nov. 16

7 p.m. The VFW Ladies Auxiliary No. 4265 will host its annual turkey bingo at the VFW hall, 419 E. Victory Way. The group uses all proceeds for community activities.

Thursday, Nov. 17

7 p.m. The Yampa Valley Chapter of Sweet Adelines International, an all-female, four-part a cappella choir, rehearses every Thursday. Everyone is welcome to attend. Call Director Denise Whitney at 824-8326.

Friday, Nov. 18

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a flu shot clinic at The Visiting Nurse Association. No appointment is necessary. Adult shots are $18, and children’s shots range from free to $15 on a sliding fee schedule.

Saturday, Nov. 19

10 a.m. Hands-On Quilters will meet at the Craig Fire Station, 419 Yampa Ave. for a catch-up session. Participants are encouraged to bring unfinished projects. For information, call 824-2567.

1 to 2 p.m. SHARE, a group that provides affordable groceries to families, will distribute items at St. Michael’s Church, 678 School St. Call Karen Gibson at 824-7939.

2 p.m. Nursing home Sandrock Ridge Care & Rehab, 943 W. Eighth St., is offering a support group for caregivers. For information, call Regina Grinolds, 824-3985.

Friday, Nov. 25

6:30 p.m. The Craig chapter of Ducks Unlimited’s 25th annual banquet is at the Holiday Inn. Tickets are $45 each or $65 for a couple and are available by calling 824-8252. This includes a membership. Corporate tables are available.

Tuesday, Nov. 29

5:15 p.m. The Humane Society of Moffat County will have a special meeting at the Golden Cavvy Restaurant, 538 Yampa Ave. The meeting is open to the public. Also, 2006 Humane Society Pet Mates Calendars are on sale for $15. For information, call 970-7500.

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