Weekend Roundup: 5 family-friendly activities in Craig
Support a good cause, enjoy some culture or just take in a ballgame the next few days in Craig.
Craig Parks and Recreation will host presentations at local elementary schools Friday and Monday about Arbor Day and the importance of trees. Each school will adopt a local park as part of the process — Sunset, Breeze Street Park; Sandrock, North Park; East, East Park; and Ridgeview, Woodbury Park.
Presentations take place at Sunset and Sandrock Friday and East and Ridgeview Monday and will be indoors if weather is poor.
When: 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Friday; 12:15 and 1:30 p.m. Monday
Where: Sunset Elementary School, 800 W. Seventh St.; Sandrock Elementary School, 201 E. Ninth St.; East Elementary School, 600 Texas Ave.; Ridgeview Elementary School, 600 Westridge Road
For more information: 970-826-2004
Saddle up for supper
Freedom Hooves Therapeutic Riding of Northwest Colorado hosts its annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser Saturday at Moffat County Fairgrounds Pavilion.
The night will feature a meal and multiple auctions with proceeds supporting the organization’s work providing therapy through equine activities.
When: Starts 5:30 p.m. Saturday
Where: Moffat County Fairgrounds Pavilion, 640 E. Victory Way
Cost: Admission $8 adults, $5 for kids 3 to 15, free to kids under 3
For more information: 970-701-9085 or freedomhooves.org
Craig studio Just Dance hosts its spring recital Saturday night at Moffat County High School. The show includes displays by Just Dance students in creative movement, kindergarten, solo, duet and senior levels.
Just Dance will also perform its rendition of “The Little Mermaid” in May.
When: 6 p.m. Saturday
Where: MCHS, 900 Finley Lane
Cost: Tickets $10 general admission, $15 VIP, $5 for ages 3 to 10
For more information: 970-629-2651 or tututix.com
Love in the Name of Christ of the Yampa Valley hosts a luau fundraiser Sunday at Boys & Girls Club of Craig.
The event is open to families with food and multiple door prizes available, as well as rounds of bingo.
When: 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday
Where: Boys & Girls Club of Craig, 1324 E. Highway 40
Cost: Tickets $10 apiece in advance, $12 at the door; family of four or more $35 in advance, $37 at the door
For more information: 970-826-4400, 970-826-0234 or email@example.com
After multiple reschedules, Moffat County High School varsity baseball will host Delta Monday at the Craig Middle School field.
When: 4 p.m. Monday
Where: CMS field, 915 Yampa Ave.
For more information: 970-824-7036
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Craig Parks and Recreation will host Movie in the Park Thursday, July 18 at Breeze Street Park with a showing of “The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part.”