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Datebook for Nov. 18

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Today is the 27th annual Great American SmokeOut. Quit Kits including smokeless tobacco as well as smoking cessation information are available until Nov. 26 at Kmart, City Market and Safeway pharmacies and at the VNA Office on Russell Street.

10 a.m. Children’s story hour will be held at the Moffat County Library, 570 Green St. Another story hour will be held at 11 a.m. Activities will be after stories. RSVP by calling 824-5116.

7 p.m. The Cancer Support Group meets until 8 p.m. in the Visiting Nurse Association conference room, 745 Russell St. Call 824-7641.



7 p.m. The Yampa Valley Landlords Association is holding a meeting at the Craig Police Department. It is imperative that all landlords attend, as discussion will focus on the fair market rent rate for Moffat County. Call 824-2772.

7:30 p.m. Moffat County High School presents “South Pacific” in the high school auditorium, 900 Finley Lane. Tickets for the play are $5; MCHS students with valid IDs and children younger than 3 can attend for free. Call 824-7036 to purchase or reserve tickets. Box office will also sell tickets starting at 6 p.m. on performance nights.
Friday, Nov. 19
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.



11 a.m. A tailgate party for the Bulldogs game on Saturday will be in front of the courthouse. Brats, hot dogs and soft drinks will be provided by Mountain Meats, Pepsi, City Market and Boyko.

6 p.m. The Visiting Nurse Association presents “Getting Through the Holidays,” a free one-time class for those who have lost loved ones. The class will be in the Silver Room of the VNA building, 745 Russell St. Call Sandy at 824-8233, ext. 249.

7:30 p.m. Moffat County High School presents “South Pacific” in the high school auditorium, 900 Finley Lane. Tickets for the play are $5; MCHS students with valid IDs and children younger than 3 can attend for free. Call 824-7036 to purchase or reserve tickets. Box office will also sell tickets starting at 6 p.m. on performance nights.
Saturday, Nov. 20
9 a.m. St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 678 School St., presents its annual holiday bazaar until 3 p.m. A variety of foods and craft items will be available throughout the day. A drawing will be at 2 p.m. for a week in Winter Park, a processed lamb, a drill and bit set and other items. Tickets for the drawing may be purchased by calling 824-6314, or will be available at the bazaar for $1 each or 6 for $5. Proceeds will benefit the Altar and Rosary College Scholarship Fund.

10 a.m. The Craig Trap Club is having a Turkey Shoot with events including Annieoaklies, Buddy shoots and 10 bird runs. All shooters are welcome. Prizes include turkeys, hams and more. The Trap Club is west of Craig on U.S. Highway 40. Call 824-6551.

1 p.m. SHARE Craig Distribution Day is being held at the Boys and Girls Club Armory until 2 p.m. Call Karen at 824-7939 or Laura at 824-7916.

2 p.m. A story hour for children ages 5 to 8 will be at the Moffat County Library, 570 Green St. RSVP by calling 824-5116.

2:30 p.m. Moffat County High School presents “South Pacific” in the high school auditorium, 900 Finley Lane. Tickets for the play are $5; MCHS students with valid IDs and children younger than 3 can attend for free. Call 824-7036 to purchase or reserve tickets.

6:30 p.m. Moffat County 4-H Club is holding its annual 4-H Achievement Night at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Pavilion. There will be a potluck dinner and attendants should bring their own table service. The awards presentation will be after dinner. Call 824-9101.

7:30 p.m. Moffat County High School presents “South Pacific” in the high school auditorium, 900 Finley Lane. Tickets for the play are $5; MCHS students with valid IDs and children younger than 3 can attend for free. Call 824-7036 to purchase or reserve tickets. Box office will also sell tickets starting at 6 p.m. on performance nights.
Sunday, Nov. 21
Noon Brown’s Hole Homemakers Club meets in Lodore Hall in Browns Park. From Craig, go west on U.S. Highway 40, turn onto Colorado Highway 318 to Browns Park, then drive 50 miles west to Lodore Hall. Call Dora Watson, vice president, at 824-2251 or Lodore Hall at 970-269-3000.

1:30 p.m. Bingo will be held at the VFW, 419 E. Victory Way. For more information, call 824-7145.
5 p.m. Awana groups meeting at Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave. in Craig for ages 3 through 12th grade. Call Pastor Rod Compton at 824-5222.

6 p.m. Awana group for seventh- and eighth-graders meets at First Baptist Church, 1150 W, Ninth. Call Pastor Brian Haynes at 824-5926.

7 p.m. Craig Elks Club is holding Vegas Bowling Night at Craig Lanes, 420 Breeze St., for youths ages 14 to 18. A drawing and bowling challenges will be combined; if you make a challenge and your name was drawn, you win a prize. Craig Elks will pays for bowling and shoe rental. Call Robin at 846-4975 or 824-0323.
Monday, Nov. 22
The Moffat County Ice Arena is open for the 2004 skating season. Session times vary according to the daily schedule of hockey practice and figure skating practice. Open skating session are 1 1/2 hours and are available every day of the week. Each session costs $2.50 and skate rental is available for $3 a day. Take-home schedules for November are available at the Ice Arena at Loudy-Simpson Park. Call 824-3011.

Tickets go on sale for a Christmas Tea presented by the ladies of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church and the Lutheran Church of Grace from 1 to 5 p.m. Dec. 11. Tickets are $5 and include tea and delicacies in the church’s Victorian themed tearoom. Call Susie Aiken at 824-9633.

2 p.m. AARP meets at Sunset Meadows I, 595 Ledford St. Call Trudy Sullivan at 824-4917.

5:30 p.m. LIFE, a weight-loss group, meets at Sunset Meadows I, 633 Ledford. Weigh-in begins at 5:30 and the meeting begins at 6 p.m. The group meets every Monday. Call Joan at 824-6611 or Ken Fleming at 824-6806 for more information.


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