Datebook for Oct. 20
The Moffat County Youth Basketball Association will be holding a boys basketball skills development camp. The camp is free and open to all boys in fifth through eighth grades. To register, call Mike at 824-0376.
8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Yampa Valley Partners hosts “Our Decision for Change,” the second session in its 2005 Regional Leadership Summit, at the Holiday Inn.
10 to 11 a.m. and 11 a.m. to noon The Moffat County Library hosts story-hour. The topic is salamanders.
7 p.m. The Craig Rural Fire Protection District meets at the station, 419 Yampa Ave.
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.
7 to 8 p.m. the Cancer Support Group meets in the conference room at the VNA. Meetings are the third Thursday of every month.
Friday, Oct. 21
The Craig Parks and Recreation Department is looking for basketball officials for the 2005-06 season. Officials must be at least 14 years old. Call 826-2006 for more information by Friday.
The Moffat County High School swimming pool is open to the public from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday for lap swimming, and from 6:30 to 8:15 p.m. Monday through Thursday and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday for recreational swimming. Daily admission is $3 for adults and $2 for children. Punch and season passes are available.
10:30 a.m. Pam will be selling hot dogs, chips, pop and nachos at Cashway to raise funds for a handicap dock at the kids’ pond.
6 p.m. The Greenridge Mountaineers Square Dance Club meets every Friday night at Hayden Congregational Church. Lessons are offered. The cost is $5.50 a person. Call Lois Norman at 824-6773.
Saturday, Oct. 22
Cats, Dogs and Wine Glasses, a silent auction and wine-tasting fundraiser benefiting the Northwest Colorado Animal Assistance League, is from 6 to 8 p.m.. at the Depot Art Center in Steamboat Springs. Tickets are $25.
1 p.m. Overeaters Anonymous meets every Saturday at the First Congregational Church. For more information, call 629-2683.
1 to 2 p.m. Share Craig Distribution Day is at St. Michael’s Church, 678 School St. Call Karen at 824-7939 or Laura at 824-7916.
7:30 p.m. The National Champion Ballroom Dancing team will be performing at the Moffat County High School. The show will last 90 minutes and will feature a variety of dance styles. Tickets are available at Jackson’s Office Supply in advance or at the door.
Monday, Oct. 24
2 p.m. AARP Chapter No. 1418 will meet at Sunset Meadows I, 633 Ledford St. The speakers will be representatives from Love INC and Horizons representatives to discuss Referendum 1B. For more information, call 824-5123 or 824-2528.
5:30 p.m. The monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Moffat County Libraries will take place at the Craig Branch, 570 Green St. The public is welcome.
5:30 p.m. The Craig branch of the Moffat County Library hosts an E=MC2 celebration and scavenger hunt for children ages 7 to 12. Monday is the 100th anniversary of Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity. Prizes will be awarded, and snacks will be served. Call Linda Putnam to make a reservation. Space is limited.
Tuesday, Oct. 25
8:30 a.m. Moffat County Commis-sioners meet in the commissioner chambers of the Moffat County Courthouse.
6:30 p.m. Dr. Jessica German of Craig Chiropractic Clinic is offering free health lectures in the board room at the Craig Fire Department. The discussion topic is “How Can I Get More Energy?” For more information or to suggest a topic idea, call 824-9279. Participants should bring a pen and notebook. Bottled water will be provided.
7 p.m. The Moffat County School Board meets at the School Administration Building.
7:30 p.m. The Craig City Council meets at City Hall.
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