Datebook for Nov. 26
After the Parade of Lights, The Memorial Hospital Emergency Medical Services and Craig Fire Rescue will host an open house at the fire station, 415 Yampa Ave. Refreshments will be served at the open house, where participants will be able to view the latest in emergency equipment.
Noon to 4 p.m. Love INC. will distribute coats to anyone in need, regardless of income at Columbine Apartments, 655 Wickes Ave. For information, call 826-4400.
2 to 4 p.m. Queeda Mantle Walker, author of “The Mantle Ranch,” will be at the Museum of Northwest Colorado, 590 Yampa Ave., to sign books and tell stories about her life on the Mantle Ranch in the remote Yampa River Canyon. Admission is free.
Sunday, Nov. 27
10:30 a.m. Angel Tree, a project which provides Christmas gifts for children of prisoners, kicks off at First Baptist Church. The church has accepted the names of 50 Colorado boys and girls whose parents are in prison. To help, call the church’s office, 824-5926.
Monday, Nov. 28
2 p.m. The AARP Craig Chapter No. 1418 meets at Sunset Meadows I, 633 Ledford St. The program includes Sunrise Singers and a discussion about Medicare Part D prescriptions. For information, call 824-5123.
6:30 p.m. Comunidad Integrada will host a workshop about civil rights and responsibilities at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 678 School St. Call 846-5521 or 871-4599 for information.
7 p.m. The Colorado Northwestern Community College Student Sen-ate will sponsor a Holiday Kick-off Free Family Movie Night at the Moffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finley Lane. The movies will be “Mickey’s Christmas Carol” and “Christmas with the Kranks.” Refreshments will be served. Children younger than 13 must be accompanied by an adult. The event is open to the community. For information, call Julie Jantz, 269-8123.
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 870-7500.
Wednesday, Nov. 30
8:30 to 11 a.m. Mothers Of Preschoolers meets the first and third Wednesday of every month. The meeting is open to all mothers with children ages 5 and younger. Breakfast and coffee are served at the meeting. Day care is provided by the group, which meets in the basement of Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave. For information, call Erin Horst, 824-5349.
3 to 8 p.m. The Northwest Colorado Stewardship meets at the Colorado State University Extension Office, 539 Barclay St. The group will discuss a community alternative to the Bureau of Land Management Resource Management Plan revision.
5 to 7 p.m. SHARE Craig, which works to provide food to families at a discounted price, will have a registration day at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 678 School St. For information, call 824-7939.
6:30 p.m. Craig Metaphysical meets to discuss the movie, “What the Bleep.” The group encourages participants to watch the movie before the meeting. For information, call 824-5813.
Thursday, Dec. 1
10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Story-hours are at the Craig branch of Moffat County Libraries, 570 Green St. The topic is Deck the Halls, and participants will make Froot Loop garlands. For information, call Linda at 824-5116.
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