Thursday, December 18, 2003
n Open drawing/painting sessions are 8:45 a.m. to noon at the Depot Art Center. Subject matter is live model or still-life. Fee of $10 per person to share cost of model. Call Maggie at 879-9036.
n Free pregnancy classes will be offered at 10 a.m. at the Steamboat Springs Pregnancy Resource Center, 842 Lincoln Ave., above Lyon's Drug. Call 871-1307.
n Steamboat Toastmasters, a public-speaking club, meets from noon to 1 p.m. in the Alpenglow Room at Colorado Mountain College.
n Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club Town Challenge adult giant slalom training is from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at Howelsen Hill. Call 879-0695, ext. 104.
n Santa Claus will visit Community First Bank from 3 to 6 p.m., sponsored by the Downtown Business Association. Music will be provided by flutist Chole Banning. Call 870-6778.
n Hayden's senior Tour of Lights begins at 6 p.m., meeting at Hayden Town Hall. Call 276-3741 in advance to sign up.
n Santa Claus visits Oak Creek from 6 to 9 p.m. at the new Town Hall. There will be free hot cider and hot chocolate, sponsored by the Oak Creek Fire District.
n A screening of "Saving Colorado's Treasures," a documentary sponsored by the State Historical Fund, is from 7 to 9 p.m. at Centennial Hall and includes a question-and-answer session with representatives of the State Historical Fund and grant recipients. RSVP to 871-8215.
n Steamboat Springs' Jewish community group, Har Mishpacha, will begin the Hannukah celebration with a Sabbath service conducted by Rabbi Goldman at 7 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on the corner of Steamboat Boulevard and Central Park Drive.
n A holiday open house is from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Steamboat Lake State Park Visitor Center. Call 879-3922.
n The Routt Powder Riders Snowmobile Club will meet at 9:30 a.m. at the Muddy Creek parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass to put up guide stakes on snowmobile trails.
n The Routt County Rifle Club's annual Turkey Shoot will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the club, two miles west of Steamboat on U.S. Highway 40. Call Corky Heid at 879-1257.
n Steamboat Springs' Jewish community group, Har Mishpacha, hosts a group ski day with Rabbi Goldman starting at 10 a.m. at the top of the gondola near the nondenominational worship site.
n Rummagers offers free pictures with Santa, hot apple cider and cookies from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the store. Call 870-6087.
n A book signing with Allison McNeill, author of "The Book of Gifts," is at 2 p.m. at Off the Beaten Path Bookstore.
n Columbine Singers will present "A Mountain Town Holiday Concert" at 7 p.m. in the Steamboat Springs High School auditorium. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for students and $1 for seniors and children younger than 12, available from chorale members or at the door.