Datebook for Sept. 24 |

Datebook for Sept. 24


10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Golden Leaf Festival is in downtown Craig. Events include children’s activities, live music, crafts and food vendors and competitions. The event continues Sunday.

10 a.m. Hands-on Quilters will meet at the Craig Fire Station. Newcomers are welcome to stop in and visit. For more information, call Cheryl at 824-2567.

1 to 2 p.m. SHARE Craig distribution day is at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 678 School St. Call Karen at 824-7939 or Laura at 824-7916.

Sunday, Sept. 25

Friend Day is at Faith Baptist Church in Meeker with special guest Kevin Wyatt, a former NFL player who played for the San Diego Chargers, the Green Bay Packers and the Kansas City Chiefs. He also will speak during the church’s Sunday morning and afternoon services.

5 p.m. United Mine Workers of America Local 1799 meet at The Center of Craig. Call 824-4134 for more information.

Monday, Sept. 26

2 p.m. AARP Craig meets at Sunset Meadows I. The guest speaker is Saed Tayyara, who will discuss November ballot referendums. Call 824-5123 or 824-2528.

7 p.m. Moffat County Partners will sponsor the “Magic, Magic, Magic Show” at Moffat County High School. Children get in free. For more information, call Tara at 826-4261.

Thursday, Sept. 29

10 to 11 a.m. Moffat County Library hosts story-time. The story-hour activity will be apple books. Call Linda Putnam at 824-5116, ext. 405.

7 to 9 p.m. The Yampa River Basin Partnership’s annual meeting is at the Yampa River State Park headquarters near Hayden. The keynote address is “Our Yampa River.” Eric Hecox and Frank McNulty of the Department of Natural Resources are scheduled to speak. Call 824-8233.

Friday, Sept. 30

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mothers Of Preschoolers is having a bake sale fundraiser in front of City Market. All donations will go to MOPS.

6:45 p.m. The Craig Elks Club hosts bingo night every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 5

The Power Team will put on its performance of power, strength and motivation at Meeker High School. Call 878-0822.

Thursday, Oct. 6

7 p.m. Yampa Valley Sewing Guild meets at 7 p.m. at the Boys & Girls Club of Craig. All seamstresses are invited to attend. Call Pat at 824-3324.

6:15 to 8:15 p.m. Yampa Valley Partners will host “Our Region, Our Future,” the first of two sessions in its 2005 Regional Leadership Summit. The first session is at Centennial Hall in Steamboat Springs. The second session is Oct. 20 in Craig. The registration fee of $45 covers both sessions.

Monday, Oct. 10

6 p.m. There will be a freshman parents night in the Moffat County High School library, where parents can meet some of the staff as well as get information about the high school. Call Paula Duzik or Carroll Moore at 824-7036.

Tuesday, Oct. 11

6 p.m. There will be a senior parent meeting in the Moffat County High School library. Attend either Tuesday or Wednesday. These meetings will explain how to work through the college application process as well as touch on financial aid. For more information, call Paula Duzik at 824-7036.

6:30 p.m. Neighborhood Watch, a subcommittee of C.O.M.A., Communities Overcoming Methamphetamine Abuse, meets the second Tuesday of each month in The Memorial Hospital cafeteria.

Wednesday, Oct. 12

4 p.m. Past and present Boys & Girls Club members are invited to celebrate a grand opening of a Kids Cafe program at the Boys & Girls Club of Craig building at 1324 E. U.S. Highway 40. Club members can receive a free USDA meal at 5 p.m. weekdays. For more information, call the club at 826-0411.

6 p.m. There will be a senior parent meeting in the Moffat County High School library.

Friday, Oct. 14

Craig Women’s Hockey begins. All ability levels and girls older than 14 are welcome to sign up. For more information, call Gayle at 824-8048.

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