Steamboat events stress sustainability
Every Day is Earth Day celebration to highlight local programming
May 16, 2010
Every Day is Earth Day events
“In Transition,” a film about rural communities adapting to the energy crisis, screens at 6:30 p.m. in Bud Werner Memorial Library’s Library Hall. Call 970-879-0240.
■ A celebration of International Migratory Bird Day includes bird walks from 7 to 10 a.m. and family friendly learning activities from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Take a picnic lunch. All activities to be held at Yampatika’s Environmental Learning Center at Legacy Ranch, U.S. Highway 40 and Colorado Highway 131. Park at Bald Eagle Lake. Call 970-871-9151.
■ Annual Highway Clean-Up Day begins with registration from 8 to 8:30 a.m. on the Routt County Courthouse lawn downtown. Cleanup is from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., followed by a barbecue lunch and prizes at Howelsen. Take a daypack, water, sunscreen, sturdy shoes and work gloves. Safety vest and trash bags will be provided. Register in advance by calling 970-870-5588.
■ The Community Roots Garden dedication is from 9 to 10 a.m. at 629 Oak St.
■ Yard Waste Drop-off, including composting, is from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Howelsen Hill parking lot near the concession stand.
■ Home ReSource building materials drop-off is from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Howelsen Hill parking lot near the concession stand.
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