News Briefs: Nov. 8, 2012

Costa Rica presentation Nov. 15
MEEKER | Students who participated in the leatherback turtle conservation program in Costa Rica last summer will report on their experiences in a presentation next Thursday, Nov. 15, at 7 p.m. in the Meeker Public Library. The event is free to the public. We invite anyone who is interested and especially those who have supported the Meeker International Ecology Program. Dessert will be provided.

Local free book program
RBC | Sign your children up to receive a free book each month! Local program launch during story time at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8 at the Craig branch of Moffat County Libraries, 570 Green Street, Craig; at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13 at Rangely Regional Library, 109 East Main St., Rangely; and at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14 at Meeker Public Library, 490 Main St., Meeker. Or, sign up anytime at any of the three libraries! Find out more by calling 970-824-8282, ext. 47!

Workforce Center hosting hiring event
RANGELY | Looking for work? The Rangely Workforce Center and Labor Ready are hosting a hiring event Nov. 8 for Sodexo, Inc. from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and they are looking for qualified applicants who want to work in the food service industry for the following positions: baker, dishwasher, dinner cook, grill cook. RSVP to Angie Miller at 675-5073/5072 or by email at

Annual harvest turkey dinner Nov. 11
MEEKER | Annual harvest festival turkey dinner, Sunday, Nov. 11, 4-7 p.m. $10 per plate for adults, $5 for 5-12 years of age, under 5 free. Bake sale and silent auction, too. Richards Hall at St. James Episcopal Church, 368 4th St., Meeker.

PMC Foot Care Clinic Nov. 13
MEEKER | Pioneers Medical Center Home Health will be offering its monthly Foot Care Clinic, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 10 a.m. at The Pines. A certified nurse assistant will trim toenails, assess circulation, give skin care and check blood pressure. Persons found to have circulation or foot problems will be referred to a physician. Please call 878-9265 to schedule an appointment.