CELEBRATION HELD FOR VOLUNTEERS
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSAssets of Routt County, Partners of Routt County, Steamboat Springs Recreations Programs and Routt County United Way are hosting a May Day celebration to recognize local volunteers as an extension of National Volunteer Week April 22-28. But because of spring break, they have chosen to celebrate from 5:30 to 7 p.m. May 1 at Emerald City.
ARMY FIELD BAND TO PERFORM MAY 2
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSThe Musical Ambassadors of the U.S. Army from Washington, D.C., will perform at 7:30 p.m. May 2 at the Steamboat Springs High School theater for a free concert. Specifically, the Jazz Ambassadors will travel from Boston to Bombay on their yearly tour around the world. Jazz Ambassadors began in 1969 as a component of the U.S. Army Field Band. The event is sponsored by the Steamboat Pilot & Today. Tickets are required, but there is no cost. For tickets or for more information,
CMC STUDENT, STAFF EXHIBIT AT DEPOT
STEAMBAOT SPRINGSCMC faculty, staff and students' artwork will be presented at the Depot until May 4. The Routt County Youth, ages prekindergarten through 12th grade, also will be presented until May 4. Sponsored by the Steamboat Springs Arts Council, Off the Beaten Path and Hands-On! Children's Museum. Gallery hours are: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday; noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
SUMMER JOB HUNT GETS UNDER WAY
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSThe 20th annual Governor's Summer Job Hunt is from 5 to 8 p.m. May 8 in Bristol Hall on the Colorado Mountain College's Alpine Campus. Employers and all Routt County youth, ages 14 to 21, are invited for an evening designed to provide job search strategies to help job seekers gain a competitive edge. Work-related workshops, applications for jobs and interviews with employers also will be available. Call Sarena Morris at the Colorado Workforce Center at 879-3075 for more information.
DEADLINE FOR GRANT APPLICATION NEARS
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSApplications are now available for the 2002 Grants to Artists and Organizations from the Colorado Council on the Arts. Deadline for submitting grant applications is 4 p.m. May 16. Colorado artists, organizations and community partners can apply to the grants, which are designed to support activities that address the Council's mission of access, participation and appreciation for all Coloradans.
The Council seeks to support the following art activities for the 2002 grants: collaborations between schools, artists and art organizations; increased cultural participation; community building through the arts; folk or traditional arts; professional development services for artists and art organizations.