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What to do this week in Steamboat for Sept. 24 to 30

Krista Homiak, left, and Sarah Russell are traveling to Steamboat Springs this weekend with their interactive urban art installation, the Gutter Bunny Project. The virtual biking experience, featuring a live DJ, video screen and stationary bike, will be set up at 9 p.m. Saturday at Old Town Pub. A $5 cover will support a fundraising effort for the project. The installation can be viewed for free from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday at Bud Werner Memorial Library.

TODAY

Steamboat Springs — — ❱❱ One Book Steamboat — Downtown Steamboat Springs, all day❱❱ One Book Steamboat — Downtown Steamboat Springs, all day

❱❱ One Book Steamboat — Downtown Steamboat Springs, all day

Bud Werner Memorial LibraryBud Werner Memorial Library is giving away 10 free copies of “To Kill A Mockingbird” in honor of the launch of One Book Steamboat, a community reading project. Ten copies of the 50th anniversary edition of “To Kill A Mockingbird” are hidden within 10 businesses in downtown Steamboat. For the clues, see the ad in today’s newspaper, or visit the One Book Steamboat blog at is giving away 10 free copies of "To Kill A Mockingbird" in honor of the launch of One Book Steamboat, a community reading project. Ten copies of the 50th anniversary edition of "To Kill A Mockingbird" are hidden within 10 businesses in downtown Steamboat. For the clues, see the ad in today's newspaper, or visit the One Book Steamboat blog at http://www.onebooksteamboat.wordpress.comhttp://www.onebooksteamboat.wordpress.com. Call 970-879-0240.. Call 970-879-0240.

Bud Werner Memorial Library is giving away 10 free copies of "To Kill A Mockingbird" in honor of the launch of One Book Steamboat, a community reading project. Ten copies of the 50th anniversary edition of "To Kill A Mockingbird" are hidden within 10 businesses in downtown Steamboat. For the clues, see the ad in today's newspaper, or visit the One Book Steamboat blog at http://www.onebooksteamboat.wordpress.com. Call 970-879-0240.

❱❱ Figure drawing session — ❱❱ Figure drawing session — Artists’ Gallery of Steamboat, 9 a.m. to noon

❱❱ Figure drawing session — Artists' Gallery of Steamboat, 9 a.m. to noon

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The Artists' Gallery of Steamboat hosts drop-in figure drawing sessions on the second and fourth Fridays of each month. Bring your own materials; model is provided. Cost is $12 per session. Call Kim at 970-846-3680. 1009 Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Art opening for Cully Kistler — ❱❱ Art opening for Cully Kistler — The Cutting Room, 5 to 7 p.m

❱❱ Art opening for Cully Kistler — The Cutting Room, 5 to 7 p.m

The Cutting Room hosts an opening reception for Cully Kistler's One Woman Show featuring framed oil on canvas. Refreshments will be served. Open to the public. FREE. Call 970-871-7861. Upper level of 800 Weiss Drive.

❱❱ Pat Waters — ❱❱ Pat Waters — Sweetwater Grill, 5 to 8 p.m.

❱❱ Pat Waters — Sweetwater Grill, 5 to 8 p.m.

Local acoustic happy hour entertainment. FREE. Call 970-879-9500. Eighth and Yampa streets.

❱❱ Paul Potyen and Organstein jazz trio — ❱❱ Paul Potyen and Organstein jazz trio — Three Peaks Grill, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

❱❱ Paul Potyen and Organstein jazz trio — Three Peaks Grill, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Jazz music in a dining setting. FREE. Call 970-879-3399. 2165 Pine Grove Road.

❱❱ Rock on Ice — ❱❱ Rock on Ice — Howelsen Ice Arena, 7 to 9 p.m.

❱❱ Rock on Ice — Howelsen Ice Arena, 7 to 9 p.m.

The arena turns out the lights and turns on the disco lights, cranking the music for this teen-focused event. All are welcome. Admission is $6 and includes skates. Call 970-879-4300. 285 Howelsen Parkway.

❱❱ Theresa Rogers — The Mugshot Coffee Shop in Oak Creek, 7 p.m.❱❱ Theresa Rogers — The Mugshot Coffee Shop in Oak Creek, 7 p.m.

❱❱ Theresa Rogers — The Mugshot Coffee Shop in Oak Creek, 7 p.m.

An evening of bluesy-jazzy-folksy music with Theresa Rogers. Original music and obscure covers. FREE. Call 970-736-8491. 116 W. Main St. in Oak Creek.

❱❱ Rockin' Jake — ❱❱ Rockin’ Jake — Hahn’s Peak Cafe, 8 p.m.

❱❱ Rockin' Jake — Hahn's Peak Cafe, 8 p.m.

The Southern-based harmonica player returns to Routt County with his zydeco, Cajun and blues harmonica jams backed by a three-piece band. Tickets are $5 at the door. Call 970-871-1495. Routt County Road 129 about 26 miles north of Steamboat Springs. Read a story about Rockin' Jake.Read a story about Rockin' Jake.

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❱❱ The Congress — ❱❱ The Congress — Ghost Ranch Saloon, 9 p.m.

❱❱ The Congress — Ghost Ranch Saloon, 9 p.m.

This new Denver-based band blends feel-good American music and authentic Southern R&B to produce a fresh rock sound. FREE. Call 970-879-9898. 56 Seventh St.

❱❱ J. Mitch and the Electric Switch — ❱❱ J. Mitch and the Electric Switch — The Tugboat Grill & Pub, 9:30 p.m.

❱❱ J. Mitch and the Electric Switch — The Tugboat Grill & Pub, 9:30 p.m.

The Colorado-based band is rooted in blues, funk, rock, soul, rhythm and blues, and hip-hop grooves. Learn more at http://www.myspace.com/jmitchelectricswitchhttp://www.myspace.com/jmitchelectricswitch. Tickets are $5. Call 970-879-7070. 1860 Ski Time Square Drive.. Tickets are $5. Call 970-879-7070. 1860 Ski Time Square Drive.

http://www.myspace.com/jmitchelectricswitch. Tickets are $5. Call 970-879-7070. 1860 Ski Time Square Drive.

❱❱ The Luv Brothers — ❱❱ The Luv Brothers — Old Town Pub, 9:30 p.m.

❱❱ The Luv Brothers — Old Town Pub, 9:30 p.m.

A bluegrass band based in Summit County. FREE. Call 970-879-2101. 600 Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ DJ Also Starring — ❱❱ DJ Also Starring — The Tap House Sports Grill, 10 p.m.

❱❱ DJ Also Starring — The Tap House Sports Grill, 10 p.m.

DJ spins house favorites. FREE. Call 970-879-2431. 729 Lincoln Ave.

SATURDAY

❱❱ Artposita — ❱❱ Artposita — Carpenter Ranch, 9 a.m. through 11 p.m.

❱❱ Artposita — Carpenter Ranch, 9 a.m. through 11 p.m.

Take part in a unique art-posium with six artists who have been in residence at Carpenter Ranch this month. The artists, inspired by the surrounding landscapes, will share their personal connections to the Yampa Valley along with broad-spectrum philosophies and ideas about how people relate to the space around them. The event also features a country dance. For a full schedule and to read more about the artists-in-residency program, see page 19. Tickets are $40 for adults, $20 for Routt County residents and $10 for students. Call 303-279-5198. Carpenter Ranch is just east of Hayden on U.S. Highway 40. Read a story about Artposita.Read a story about Artposita.

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❱❱ Open barn in celebration of National Alpaca Farm Days — Snow Diamond Alpacas, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.❱❱ Open barn in celebration of National Alpaca Farm Days — Snow Diamond Alpacas, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

❱❱ Open barn in celebration of National Alpaca Farm Days — Snow Diamond Alpacas, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Snow Diamond Alpacas, an alpaca farm just south of Steamboat Springs, invites the public to a two-day "open barn." Visitors will be able to see alpacas and the soft fleece that is sheared off them every spring and browse a small assortment of alpaca products made from the fiber. A drawing for prizes will be held at the end of the day Sunday. Call 970-879-1459 or visit http://www.snowdiamondalpacas.comhttp://www.snowdiamondalpacas.com. Routt County Road 14A. . Routt County Road 14A.

http://www.snowdiamondalpacas.com. Routt County Road 14A.

❱❱ Rotary Club of Steamboat Springs' third annual Commun­ity Barn Dance and Barbecue — ❱❱ Rotary Club of Steamboat Springs’ third annual Commun­ity Barn Dance and Barbecue — Sidney Peak Ranch, 5 to 9 p.m.

❱❱ Rotary Club of Steamboat Springs' third annual Commun­ity Barn Dance and Barbecue — Sidney Peak Ranch, 5 to 9 p.m.

An evening of country dancing, fun and food to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Steamboat Springs and other Rotary Club charities. Catering by Rex's American Grill & Bar and music by Sundog featuring the fiddle work of Randy Kelley. Advance tickets are $70 for a family of as many as five or $80 at the door. Single tickets are $35 in advance and $40 at the door. Advance tickets available at All That Jazz, Zirkel Trading, Central Park Liquor and the Boys & Girls Club. The Sidney Peak Ranch barn is at Routt County Roads 18 and 35.

❱❱ Todd Musselman — ❱❱ Todd Musselman — Sweetwater Grill, 5 to 8 p.m.

❱❱ Todd Musselman — Sweetwater Grill, 5 to 8 p.m.

FREE happy hour entertainment. Call 970-879-9500. Eighth and Yampa streets.

❱❱ Cosmic Night and free karaoke — ❱❱ Cosmic Night and free karaoke — Snow Bowl, 7 p.m.

❱❱ Cosmic Night and free karaoke — Snow Bowl, 7 p.m.

FREE admission. Call 970-879-9840. 2090 Snow Bowl Plaza off U.S. Highway 40 in west Steamboat.

❱❱ Rock on Ice — ❱❱ Rock on Ice — Howelsen Ice Arena, 7 to 9 p.m.

❱❱ Rock on Ice — Howelsen Ice Arena, 7 to 9 p.m.

The arena turns out the lights and turns on the disco lights, cranking the music for this teen-focused event. All are welcome. Admission is $6 and includes skates. Call 970-879-4300. 285 Howelsen Parkway.

❱❱ Flick 'N Float — ❱❱ Flick ’N Float — Old Town Hot Springs, 9 p.m.

❱❱ Flick 'N Float — Old Town Hot Springs, 9 p.m.

Bud Werner Memorial Library, Steam­boat Springs Arts Council and Old Town Hot Springs present "The Great Match," a foreign film in honor of 2010 World Cup Soccer and fall in Steamboat. Soak outdoors in the hot springs while watching the multinational comedy directed by Gerardo Olivares. After-hours hot springs entry costs $7, and the film is free. Call 970-879-1828. 136 Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Teen night — Shorty's in Oak Creek, 9 to 11 p.m.❱❱ Teen night — Shorty’s in Oak Creek, 9 to 11 p.m.

❱❱ Teen night — Shorty's in Oak Creek, 9 to 11 p.m.

Shorty's hosts a night for local teenagers with free movies, games, karaoke and more. Call 970-736-2686 for more information. FREE. The restaurant is at 107 Moffat Ave. in Oak Creek.

❱❱ J. Mitch and the Electric Switch — ❱❱ J. Mitch and the Electric Switch — The Tugboat Grill & Pub, 9:30 p.m.

❱❱ J. Mitch and the Electric Switch — The Tugboat Grill & Pub, 9:30 p.m.

The Colorado-based band is rooted in blues, funk, rock, soul, rhythm and blues, and hip-hop grooves. Learn more at http://www.myspace.com/jmitchelectricswitchhttp://www.myspace.com/jmitchelectricswitch. Tickets are $5. Call 970-879-7070. 1860 Ski Time Square Drive.. Tickets are $5. Call 970-879-7070. 1860 Ski Time Square Drive.

http://www.myspace.com/jmitchelectricswitch. Tickets are $5. Call 970-879-7070. 1860 Ski Time Square Drive.

❱❱ Rockin' Jake — ❱❱ Rockin’ Jake — Ghost Ranch Saloon, 9 p.m.

❱❱ Rockin' Jake — Ghost Ranch Saloon, 9 p.m.

Rockin' Jake has been playing harmonica for 35 years and returns to Routt County to throw a Cajun-style dance party. FREE. Call 970-879-9898. 56 Seventh St. Read a story about Rockin' Jake.Read a story about Rockin' Jake.

Read a story about Rockin’ Jake.

❱❱ Gutter Bunny Project — ❱❱ Gutter Bunny Project — Old Town Pub, 9 p.m.

❱❱ Gutter Bunny Project — Old Town Pub, 9 p.m.

Last Call Events presents the Gutter Bunny Project, an urban art installation bringing together video and audio for a unique cycling experience as participants cycle their way through a virtual landscape created by footage taken by everyday riders around the world. The interactive art installation stops for a night at Old Town Pub before a free library exhibition on Sunday. Funds raised at the door and at from $2 drafts at the bar will go toward funding the Gutter Bunny's trip to Steamboat and other installation expenses. Door prizes will be part of a raffle at OTP and will include items from sponsors such as The Mac Ranch, Steamboat Ski and Bike Kare, Cafe Diva, Backdoor Sports, Spill the Beans, Black Tie Ski Rentals and more. Tickets are on sale at All That Jazz and Old Town Pub for $4. Tickets are $5 at the door. The price includes a raffle ticket. Call 970-879-2101. 600 Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ DJ Melirae — ❱❱ DJ Melirae — Tap House Sports Grill, 10 p.m.

❱❱ DJ Melirae — Tap House Sports Grill, 10 p.m.

Ladies night. FREE. Call 970-879-2431. 729 Lincoln Ave.

SUNDAY

❱❱ Open Barn in celebration of National Alpaca Farm Days — Snow Diamond Alpacas, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.❱❱ Open Barn in celebration of National Alpaca Farm Days — Snow Diamond Alpacas, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

❱❱ Open Barn in celebration of National Alpaca Farm Days — Snow Diamond Alpacas, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Snow Diamond Alpacas, an alpaca breeding farm just south of Steamboat Springs, is inviting the public to visit the farm Saturday and Sunday to see the alpacas and learn more about the animals. Visitors will be able to see the alpacas and the soft fleece that is sheared off of them every spring, and browse a small assortment of alpaca products made from the fiber and ask questions. A drawing for prizes will be held at the end of the day Sunday. FREE. Call 970-879-1459 or visit http://www.snowdiamondalpacas.comhttp://www.snowdiamondalpacas.com. Routt County Road 14A. . Routt County Road 14A.

http://www.snowdiamondalpacas.com. Routt County Road 14A.

❱❱ Free Zumba class — ❱❱ Free Zumba class — Bud Werner Memorial Library’s Community Room, 10 a.m.

❱❱ Free Zumba class — Bud Werner Memorial Library's Community Room, 10 a.m.

In the first of six installments in the Adult Beginning Dance Series, Renee Fleischer will lead a high-energy Zumba class, which combines a cardio workout with the excitement of a dance class. The series will feature a different free dance class every Sunday to help introduce the community to the art of dance. FREE. Call 970-879-9008. 13th Street and Lincoln Avenue.

❱❱ Gutter Bunny Project — ❱❱ Gutter Bunny Project — Bud Werner Memorial Library, noon to 3 p.m.

❱❱ Gutter Bunny Project — Bud Werner Memorial Library, noon to 3 p.m.

The Gutter Bunny Project is an urban art installation bringing together video and audio for a unique cycling experience as participants cycle their way through a virtual landscape created by footage taken by everyday riders around the world. Experience it from noon to 3 p.m. in Library Hall at the Bud Werner Memorial Library. More info at http://www.steamboatlibrary.org/Events.htmlhttp://www.steamboatlibrary.org/Events.html. FREE. Call 970-879-0240. 13th Street and Lincoln Avenue. . FREE. Call 970-879-0240. 13th Street and Lincoln Avenue.

http://www.steamboatlibrary.org/Events.html. FREE. Call 970-879-0240. 13th Street and Lincoln Avenue.

❱❱ Live trivia — ❱❱ Live trivia — Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant, 6:30 p.m.

❱❱ Live trivia — Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant, 6:30 p.m.

Test your nonessential knowledge in four rounds of questions, with categories including sports, history, food and music. FREE. Call 970-871-6277. 628 Lincoln Ave.

MONDAY

❱❱ Adult hand-building pottery class — ❱❱ Adult hand-building pottery class — Steamboat Arts & Crafts Gym, 6 to 9 p.m.

❱❱ Adult hand-building pottery class — Steamboat Arts & Crafts Gym, 6 to 9 p.m.

Learn the basics and explore artistic progression in pottery design with instructor Lance Witner. The class is $150 and includes five day passes to the pottery studio. Materials are $50. Call 970-879-0384. 1280 13th Street.

❱❱ One Book Steamboat — Library Hall at ❱❱ One Book Steamboat — Library Hall at Bud Werner Memorial Library, 6:30 p.m.

❱❱ One Book Steamboat — Library Hall at Bud Werner Memorial Library, 6:30 p.m.

A new community reading project, One Book Steamboat, launches with a 50th birthday party for the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "To Kill A Mockingbird." The FREE event includes birthday cake, tea, giveaways, trivia, a chance to share personal memories of the American classic, and excerpted readings from Harper Lee's groundbreaking tale of race, class, justice and the pain of growing up. Special 50th anniversary editions of "To Kill a Mockingbird" will be available for sale courtesy of Epilogue Book Co. More info at http://www.steamboatlibrary.org/Events.htmlhttp://www.steamboatlibrary.org/Events.html. Call 970-879-0240. 13th Street and Lincoln Avenue. . Call 970-879-0240. 13th Street and Lincoln Avenue.

http://www.steamboatlibrary.org/Events.html. Call 970-879-0240. 13th Street and Lincoln Avenue.

❱❱ Poker night — ❱❱ Poker night — The Tap House Sports Grill, 7 p.m.

❱❱ Poker night — The Tap House Sports Grill, 7 p.m.

Steamboat Recreational Poker League hosts a weekly poker tournament. Players must be at least 18. Call 970-879-2431 for more information. 729 Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Open Mic Night — ❱❱ Open Mic Night — The Boathouse Pub, 8 p.m.

❱❱ Open Mic Night — The Boathouse Pub, 8 p.m.

Paul Geppert hosts an open mic night. FREE. Call 970-879-4797. 609 Yampa St.

TUESDAY

❱❱ Expressions of the Spirit — 465 Anglers Drive, Suite C, noon to 1:30 p.m.❱❱ Expressions of the Spirit — 465 Anglers Drive, Suite C, noon to 1:30 p.m.

❱❱ Expressions of the Spirit — 465 Anglers Drive, Suite C, noon to 1:30 p.m.

Local writer and life coach Susan de Wardt leads a weekly writing workshop. Call 970-846-6562 or go to http://www.mindworkscoaching.comhttp://www.mindworkscoaching.com for more information. for more information.

http://www.mindworkscoaching.com for more information.

❱❱ Adult beginning/intermediate pottery — ❱❱ Adult beginning/intermediate pottery — Steamboat Arts & Crafts Gym, 6 to 9 p.m.

❱❱ Adult beginning/intermediate pottery — Steamboat Arts & Crafts Gym, 6 to 9 p.m.

Learn the basics and explore artistic progression on the pottery wheel with instructor Julie Anderson. The class is $250 and includes five day passes to the pottery studio. Materials are $60. Call 970-879-0384. 1280 13th Street.

❱❱ Country Dancing — ❱❱ Country Dancing — Steamboat Smokehouse, 7 p.m.

❱❱ Country Dancing — Steamboat Smokehouse, 7 p.m.

Free intermediate country two-step lesson from 7 to 7:30 p.m. DJ spins country favorites. FREE. Call 970-879-7427. Ninth Street and Lincoln Avenue.

WEDNESDAY

❱❱ Writers workshop — ❱❱ Writers workshop — Amante Coffee, Noon to 1 p.m.

❱❱ Writers workshop — Amante Coffee, Noon to 1 p.m.

The workshop is $10 per writer per session and is hosted by author Jill Murphy Long. Bring paper and pen or laptop and writings. Call 970-846-1428. 685 Marketplace Plaza.

❱❱ Decade by Decade: The 1960s — Library Hall at ❱❱ Decade by Decade: The 1960s — Library Hall at Bud Werner Memorial Library, noon

❱❱ Decade by Decade: The 1960s — Library Hall at Bud Werner Memorial Library, noon

Bud Werner Memorial Library invites the community to partake in a "Decade by Decade" discussion with author Harriet Freiberger and photographer Ken Proper, bringing together many of the central sources from their book "Then & Now — A History of Steamboat Springs, Colorado" to share stories and perspectives from their defining eras and help show how Steamboat got where it is today. This session will feature the 1960s. Call 970-879-0240. 13th Street and Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Live trivia — ❱❱ Live trivia — The Tap House Sports Grill, 6:30 p.m.

❱❱ Live trivia — The Tap House Sports Grill, 6:30 p.m.

Answer questions on a variety of topics for a chance at Tap House gift cards. FREE. Call 970-879-2431. 729 Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Extended happy hour with Eric De­­laney — ❱❱ Extended happy hour with Eric De­­laney — Old Town Pub, 7 to 9 p.m.

❱❱ Extended happy hour with Eric De­­laney — Old Town Pub, 7 to 9 p.m.

Live local entertainment. FREE. Call 970-879-2101. 600 Lincoln Ave.

THURSDAY

❱❱ Steamboat Springs Writers Group — ❱❱ Steamboat Springs Writers Group — Depot Art Center, noon

❱❱ Steamboat Springs Writers Group — Depot Art Center, noon

Local writers gather for weekly readings of their work; visitors are welcome. FREE. Call 970-879-9008. 1001 13th St.

❱❱ Live music — ❱❱ Live music — Saketumi, 5 p.m.

❱❱ Live music — Saketumi, 5 p.m.

Locals' night includes food and drink specials and live music with Eric Delaney and friends. FREE. Call 970-870-1019. 1875 Ski Time Square Drive.

❱❱ Writers workshop — ❱❱ Writers workshop — Epilogue Book Co., 6 to 7 p.m.

❱❱ Writers workshop — Epilogue Book Co., 6 to 7 p.m.

Author Jill Murphy Long hosts the weekly workshop. Bring your writings, ideas and questions. $10 per session. Call 970-846-1428. 837 Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ 200 Million Years — ❱❱ 200 Million Years — Ghost Ranch Saloon, 9 p.m.

❱❱ 200 Million Years — Ghost Ranch Saloon, 9 p.m.

The Denver-based electro-soul outfit has a new EP featuring spacey harmonies and minimalist pop beats. FREE. Call 970-879-9898. 56 Seventh St.

❱❱ Karaoke — ❱❱ Karaoke — The Tap House Sports Grill, 10 p.m.

❱❱ Karaoke — The Tap House Sports Grill, 10 p.m.

The Tap House hosts karaoke every Thursday. FREE. Call 970-879-2431. 729 Lincoln Ave.

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