Wednesday, December 3, 2003
n Preschool story hour is at 10 a.m. at Hayden Public Library. Call 276-3777.
n Yampa Valley Recycles meets from noon to 1 p.m. in the commissioners meeting room in the Routt County Courthouse Annex. Call 870-7575.
n Free parenting classes will be offered at 2 p.m. at the Steamboat Springs Pregnancy Resource Center, 842 Lincoln Ave., above Lyon's Corner Drug Store. Call 871-1307.
n The Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association is holding its annual Winter Activity Fair from 2:30 to 6 p.m. at the Steamboat Grand in the Priestcreek Ballroom. Thirty-six businesses will be attending to explain what their businesses do. Admission is free.
n The Routt County Humane Society meets at 5:15 p.m. at the McCaulley home in Steamboat Springs. Call 879-3262 for directions.
n The Friends of Emerald City Opera meet at 5:30 p.m. at Thurston Kitchen and Bath, 1625 Mid Valley Drive. Call 879-6708.
n The 26th Annual Community Holiday Party is from 6 to 8 p.m. at Howelsen Hill. The party includes tubing on Howelsen Hill, a Nativity scene, caroling, juggling elves and visits with Santa Claus. Refreshments will be served. A limited number of tubes will be available for use.
n Hahn's Peak Cafe hosts an acoustic jam/open mic night beginning at 7 p.m. Call 871-1495.
n A conversational Spanish-English exchange group meets at 8 p.m. at Epilogue Book Co. Call 879-book.
n The eighth annual Ski Town USA Hockey Tournament is today through Sunday at Howelsen Ice Arena. Call 871-0063 for a game schedule.
n Town Challenge adult race training is from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at Mount Werner. Pre-register at the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club office. Call 879-0695, ext. 104.
n The American Association of University Women's holiday party is from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Scott Center, Selbe Apartments, 550 Rollingstone Road. Call 870-6673.
n The Green Ridge Mountaineers square dance club meets from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the Hayden Congregational Church. Cost is $5. Call 824-6062.
n The Humble Pickers play at 8:45 p.m. at Old Town Pub. No cover charge. Call 879-2101.
n The annual Christmas in the Rockies holiday artisans market is from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Strawberry Park Elementary School. The craft fair features original arts and crafts, cheesecakes and pictures with Santa. Call the Steamboat Springs Arts Council at 879-9008.
n A free old-fashioned children's craft party is from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Museum of Northwest Colorado, 590 Yampa Ave. in Craig. Call 824-6360.
n The fifth annual Backcountry Ball and silent auction, sponsored by Friends of the Routt County Backcountry, is from 7 p.m. Saturday to midnight. Donation is $15 at the door. To make donations to the silent auction, call Leslie at 879-8710.
n The annual Holiday Tree Festival is Sunday at the Routt County Fairgrounds exhibition hall. The event includes an auction from 1:30 to 3 p.m. The festival is sponsored by the Hayden Heritage Center. Call Lydia Vaitkus at 276-7274.
n A Christmas devotional broadcast will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1755 Fairway Trail.
n The Animal Assistance League of Northwest Colorado meets at 5:30 p.m. Monday at Village Inn. Call 870-7554.
n An annual financial aid workshop will be from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday at Steamboat Springs High School. All aspects of financial aid will be discussed, including planning for college, loans, grants and scholarships. The workshop is open to students and parents. Call 871-3641.