Saturday, February 2, 2002
ART SCHOOL TO OFFER $500 FELLOWSHIPS
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSThe Mixed Media Painting School of Steamboat Springs is offering Yampa Valley artists two $500 fellowship awards for continuing education in mixed media. The application deadline is Feb. 15. Jurors include Nancy Kramer, Bernie Rose and Patricia Branstead. Fellowships are awarded based on the requested field of study, the artistic quality of the work demonstrated. Call 879-9008 for more information and for applications.
SKI FOR DESO DAY TO BE HELD TUESDAY
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSSki for DeSo Day is from
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday to celebrate the memory of Justin DeSorrento. Stop by the DeSo tent at the base of the gondola Tuesday for a chance to win free skis. A drawing is held at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Bear River Bar & Grill featuring Kip Attaway. Admission is $10 21 and older only. All proceeds from Ski for DeSo will be donated to the Yampa Valley Community Foundation.
MUSEUM HOSTS BOOK RELEASE EVENT
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSThe Tread of Pioneers Museum hosts a book release celebration for "Shining Mountains" from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the museum. "Shining Mountains," by Lulita Crawford Pritchett, was published in 1939 but is being printed again due to popular demand. Paintings and drawings from the book by Susie Jackson will be exhibited and the Crawford family will be present to celebrate. The book chronicles the pioneer life of Steamboat Springs' founding family, the Crawfords. Refreshments will be served and the book is available for sale. Call 879-2214 for more information.
FARDALE PLAY OPEN ON FEB. 7
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSThe Farndale Avenue Ladies present "They Came From Mars and Landed Outside the Farndale Avenue Church Hall in Time for the Town's Women's Guild's Coffee Morning" at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays Feb. 7 to 16 at The Farndale Avenue Church Hall, corner of 7th and Aspen streets. Doors will open at 7 p.m. for the play directed by David McGillivray and Walter Zerlin Jr. Tickets are $10 in advance and for seniors at All That Jazz and The Depot Art Center. Tickets at the door are $12. Call 879-3254, or
879-6654 for more information.
WINTER RANCHING FOCUS OF SEMINAR
STEAMBOAT SPRINGSYampatika and Partners in Interpretation present a Wee Naturalist schedule for the winter. A winter ranching seminar is from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at Yampatika on 10th Street and Lincoln Avenue to learn the ropes of ranch life during the winter. Call 871-9151 for more information.