Datebook for Oct. 18 |

Datebook for Oct. 18

8 a.m. Community Coat Drive distribution will be at Calvary Baptist Church, 1050 Yampa Ave., in Craig, until noon Nov. 5. Saturday hours are 10 a.m. to noon. Anyone who needs a coat may come. One coat per person per year. Parents may pick up coats for children. Call 824-5222 for more information.

10 a.m. “How to Eat on $5 a Day”, a free class offered by CSU Cooperative Extension Office in Craig, will meet at the CSU Extension Office on 539 Barclay St., until 11:45 a.m. The class includes six $5 shopping sprees a person at City Market to practice the skills learning in class. Call 826-3402.

Noon Alcoholics Anonymous has an Alanon meeting at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 824-7320.

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

7 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous has an open men’s meeting at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 824-7320.
Tuesday, Oct. 19
Noon The Community Networking Group hosts a presentation by Russell George, the executive director of the Colorado Department of Natural Resources, in Rangely until 1:30 p.m. in the Weiss Center Colorado Room at the Rangely Campus of Colorado Northwestern Community College. George will discuss Colorado water problems. Participants should have sent their RSVPs before Oct. 12. Call Becky Dubbert at 675-3202.

6 p.m. New member and parent orientation will be held at the Boys and Girls Club, 1324 U.S. Highway 40 in Craig. New members, parents and interested community members are encouraged to attend. Call 826-0411.

6 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous meets at 11 W. Victory Way, No. 203 (upstairs). Call 824-5335 or 629-1794.

6 p.m. Sagebrush Reading Council is sponsoring a reading and book signing with author Emerita Romero-Anderson until 7:30 p.m at the Moffat County School District’s Administration Building, 775 Yampa Ave. Books are $7 and targeted toward young bilingual readers. Emerita will be visiting area schools Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon. Call Susan Goodenow at 824-7018.

6:30 p.m. Moffat County Child Care Providers Association (a nonprofit association) will hold business meetings with an educational or informative program following at the Boys and Girls Club building, 1240 E. Victory Way (U.S. 40). Call Paula Reed, president, at 824-6756.

7 p.m. The League of Women Voters will sponsor a ballot issue forum in Hayden at the Town Hall, 178 W. Jefferson Ave., until 8:30 p.m. Kay Weinland, Routt County clerk, and Mark Fischer will be present to answer questions. The public is encouraged to attend. Call 276-3737.
Wednesday, Oct. 20
8:30 a.m. Mothers of Preschoolers, at Calvary Baptist, 1050 Yampa Ave., until 11. The cost of $6 includes breakfast, crafts and speakers. Children are welcome. Call 824-0101.

11:30 a.m. Sandrock Ridge Care and Rehab invites members of the medical community to attend their Flag Raising and Ribbon Cutting ceremonies at 943 W. Eighth Drive. Lunch will be provided at noon and a tour of the facility will follow. RSVP today by calling 826-4100.

Noon Alcoholics Anonymous has an open women’s meeting at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 824-7320.

3 p.m. Quest Bible-based program for children in kindergarten through fourth grade will meet at the First Congregational Church, 630 Green St., in Craig, until 4:45 p.m. April 30. Stories, activities and snacks will be provided. Call 824-3039.

6:30 p.m. AWANA for children ages 3 through those in sixth grade meets at the First Baptist Church, 1150 W. Ninth St. Call Pastor Brian Haynes at 824-5926.

8 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous has an open meeting for Big Book Study/Step Study at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 824-7320.
Thursday, Oct. 21
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. Children can sponge- paint pumpkins after story hour. Call 824-5116.

4 p.m. Compassionate Friends meets at the First Congregational Church in the library room, 630 Green St., in Craig. The mission of the Compassionate Friends is to assist families toward the positive resolution of grief following the death of a child of any age and provide information to help others be supportive. Call Audrey Danner at 824-6636.

5 p.m. A theater group meeting is being held at the Craig Library, 570 Green St. Anyone 16 or older who is interested in performing or helping with backstage and technical aspects should attend. Snacks will be provided. Call 824-5116 for more information.

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

7 p.m. The Yampa Valley Landlords Association meets at the Craig Police Department, 800 W. First St., that will focus on the drug problem in the area. All landlords, owners and managers are encouraged to attend. RSVP to Jackie Urie, YVLA president, at 824-2386 or 824-9791, or Kris at 824-2660.

8 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous has an open meeting at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 824-7320.
Friday, Oct. 22
Noon Healthy Lunch at the CSU Extension Office, 539 Barclay St., where people interested in learning to eat more healthfully are invited to participate for $2 in a workshop in which participants help prepare the lunch meal, receive a recipe booklet and learn about nutritious eating. Call 824-9182.

8 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous meets at 11 W. Victory Way, No. 203 (upstairs). Call 824-5335 or 629-1794.

8 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous has an open meeting at 50 S. Ranney St. Call 824-7320.

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