Saturday, August 25, 2001
MUSIC ON THE GREEN ON THURSDAY
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSStrings in the Mountains presents the final Music on the Green free chamber music concert with Teresa Steffen, Mary Beth Norris and Bruce Dean at 12:15 p.m. Thursday at the Yampa River Botanic Park. Strings also presents a final concert with Asleep at the Wheel at 8 p.m. Aug. 26 at the Strings tent in Torian Plum Plaza. Tickets for the western swing band are $25 and available at All That Jazz and at the Strings box office.
Call 879-5056 for more information.
PARTNERS OFFERS MAD CREEK HIKE
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSPartners in Interpretation present a free hike to the Forest Service's Mad Creek Barn to see the new renovations to the historic structure from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday.
The hike continues every Thursday with varying times from now until Sept. 27, including an extra hike Sept. 15.
Good hiking shoes, water and rain gear are essential. The hike is 4 miles round trip and is an easy to moderately strenuous walk.
Keep posted for the weekly times in 4-Points or call
871-9151 for more information and for reservations.
BARBECUE SET FOR SENIORS PROGRAM
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSSteamboat Springs Parks and Recreation Department presents a barbecue and potluck from noon to 3 p.m. Monday at the recently renovated Mesa Schoolhouse as part of the 2001 seniors program.
Parks and Rec will provide the burgers, everyone else should bring a dish to share. You will have the opportunity to win door prizes.
Call 879-4300 for more information and to sign up.
LITERARY SOJOURN TAKES OFF SEPT. 8
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSBud Werner Memorial Library and Off the Beaten Path Bookstore present the ninth annual Literary Sojourn Sept. 8 at the Strings in the Mountains tent in Torian Plum Plaza. Featured authors are Chris Bohjalian, Andre Dubus III, Jacquelyn Mitchard, Sena Jeter Naslund and Donna Gershten. Registration is from noon to 12:30 p.m., author presentations and edible treats from 12:30 to 5 p.m. and a book signing and reception from 5 to 6 p.m.
Tickets are $65 before Aug. 24, $75 after. Contact Bud 879-0240 or
879-6830 for more information and to purchase tickets.
PLEIN AIR PAINTERS WORKSHOP PLANNED
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSThe Small Works Gallery at the Depot Art Center presents the Plein Air Painters Workshop in the Plein Air Exhibit now through Sept 24.
Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Call 879-9008 for more information.