Sports briefs: Football team awards banquet set for tonight
The Moffat County High School football team will host its end-of-the-season awards banquet at 6 p.m. today at MCHS, 900 Finley Lane. The event will include a potluck dinner in the school cafeteria and an awards ceremony in the auditorium.
This event is open to members of the football team and their families.
For more information, call Richard Wildenhaus at 826-6553.
No open gym night on Thanksgiving
Craig Parks and Recreation will not host an open gym night Thursday in observance of Thanksgiving. The holiday will not interfere with the Tuesday night open gym, which will still be offered.
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Open gym takes place at 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Craig Middle School gym, 915 Yampa Ave.
Attendees are able to practice their skills on the court and, depending on the level of participation, arrange games. Participants do not need to plan games ahead of time. Use of the gym is based on who shows up each night.
Open gym nights are every week through Feb. 17, excluding major holidays. Pre-registration is not required for this activity and is open to ages 15 and older.
For more information, call Pam Maneotis at 826-2004.
Lifeguard training classes offered
Registration is open for Craig Parks and Recreation’s lifeguard training classes. The sessions are open to anyone ages 15 to 50 who is interested in getting certified as a lifeguard.
Participants will be able to work during Parks and Recreation’s many aquatic activities over the winter.
The fee for classes is $75, and the deadline to register is Dec. 7. Parks and Recreation will host a precourse swim test on this date from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Moffat County High School swimming pool, 900 Finley Lane. Classes will run through Christmas break.
For more information, call Sylvia Griffiths at 826-2017.
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