Datebook for Oct. 20
9 a.m. to 7 p.m. The Aging Well Program sponsors Wellness Wednesdays for adults ages 50 and older at American Legion Post 62, 1055 Moffat County Road 7. Options include art, writing and exercise classes. Lunch is served at each week’s lunchtime presentation. Call 871-7676.
11:30 a.m. The Craig/Moffat Economic Development Partnership Board meets in the main floor conference room of Moffat County Courthouse, 221 W. Victory Way. Call 826-2039.
1 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Happy Hands Crochet Club meets at the south back building at 655 Ranney St. There is no club cost, and anyone who is interested in learning to crochet may attend. Call Mary Walters at 824-2923.
3:30 p.m. An Arthritis Foundation Aquatics class takes place at the American Legion Post 62 pool, 1055 Moffat County Road 7. The program is for adults ages 50 and older. Call the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association at 871-7676.
5:30 p.m. A meeting for women only of the Craig Group One Alcoholics Anonymous takes place at First Congregational Church, 630 Green St. Call Penny at 824-1793.
Participate in The Longevity Project
The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.
5:30 to 7:30 p.m. A fundraiser for St. Michael’s Kitchen is at St. Michael Catholic Church, 678 School St., and features a barbecue dinner and ice cream bar for $5 per person.
Thursday, Oct. 21
8:45 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. and 4:15 to 7:15 p.m. The Craig Middle School library, 915 Yampa Ave., hosts a Scholastic book fair. Proceeds from the book fair will be used to purchase books for the library. Local author RaeAnne Hadley will be on hand from 4:15 to 5:30 p.m., and local author Daphne Stroh will be on hand from 4:15 to 6:15 p.m. Call 826-6332.
10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Story time takes place at the Craig branch of the Moffat County Libraries, 570 Green St. Families can enjoy guest speakers, skits, activities and songs. Call 824-5116.
3:30 p.m. The Moffat County High School boys varsity soccer team plays Steamboat Springs High School at Loudy-Simpson Park, 500 S. Ranney St.
4 to 6 p.m. A free hot lunch is served at St. Michael Catholic Church, 678 School St. The church is looking for volunteers to help set up and cook. Call 824-5330.
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Craig Press’s capstone event for Longevity Project embraces need for mental health awareness, services
Community members gathered at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Wednesday to learn about and discuss mental health options and resources in the county. Hosted by the Craig Press, the panel and keynote speaker were the capstone…