Steamboat Briefs: Open house and lunch to support Kenyan girls center |

Steamboat Briefs: Open house and lunch to support Kenyan girls center

An open house and lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 5 will support the Tasaru Girls Rescue Centre in Kenya. A suggested donation is $20 for the Women for Women event, which will be at 677 Meadowbrook Court. Funds will support the rescue center as it works against female genital mutilation of the Masai girls and women of Kenya. The afternoon will include a buffet lunch, music, an informational slide show and a Kenyan craft market. Reserve a spot by June 2 by calling 846-7549 or 879-3810 or e-mailing

YES Golf Tournament scheduled for June 2

The Youth Education Scholar­ship Fund Golf Tourna­ment is June 2 at Rollingstone Ranch Golf Club. Registration starts at 9:30 a.m., with tee-off at 11. The event raises money for scholarships for graduating Routt County high school seniors. Register teams at or by contacting Meagan Coates at or 970-875-7003.

Tread of Pioneers Museum looking for new volunteers

The Tread of Pioneers Museum is seeking volunteers. The Steamboat Springs museum needs front desk volunteers to work three-hour shifts. Duties include greeting visitors, answering phones, collecting admissions and gift shop sales. Friday and Saturday afternoon shifts are especially needed. The museum also needs help with upcoming special events and is seeking school tour guides. Contact Katy Taylor at 879-2214 or by e-mail at for more information.

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