Tuesday, November 18, 2003
n A Peripheral-Neuropathy support group meeting is at 3 p.m. in Conference Room 3 at Yampa Valley Medical Center. Call Kathleen Kelly 871-4696.
n Yampatika's Wee Naturalist program for children ages 3 to 5 meets from 9 to 11 a.m. at Yampatika, 925 Weiss Drive. The cost is $10 for members and $12 for nonmembers. Price includes snack and juice. Call 871-9151.
n Yampa story-hour is at 10:30 a.m. at Yampa Public Library.
n Story-times for preschoolers ages 3 to 5 is at 10 and 11 a.m. at Bud Werner Memorial Library.
n Meditation for peace and illumination is at 7 p.m. at the Bear River Center. This is a free, guided meditation.
n The city of Steamboat Springs hosts adult open gym basketball from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at the Steamboat Springs High School gymnasium. Cost is $3.
n Grand Futures Prevention Coalition and the Routt County Tobacco Education and Prevention Partnership sponsor the first Routt County Quit Fair from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Yampa Valley Medical Center in Conference Room 1 as part of The Great American Smokeout. This event will feature free quit kits, information on smoking/chewing cessation, oral cancer screens, stress relief, nutrition and more. Call Grand Futures at 879-6188.
n Parent Connection, a support group for families of children with ADD/HD and similar conditions meets at 6 p.m. at Laurel Street School, 582 Laurel St. Child care available if reserved by Wednesday. Call 871-1678.
n A free presentation on "Tamarisk in the West," discussing the threat of this fast-spreading shrub and what is being done to combat it, is at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in Olympian Hall.
n Preschool story-hour is at 10 a.m. at Hayden Public Library. Call 276-3777.
n Free parenting classes will be offered at 2 p.m. at the Steamboat Springs Pregnancy Resource Center, 842 Lincoln Ave., above Lyon's Drug. Call 871-1307.
n A conversational Spanish-English exchange group meets at 8 p.m. at Epilogue Book Co. Call 879-book.
n The Steamboat Springs Arts Council presents "Enlightenment Guaranteed," the final free Friday Film of the winter film series. The event is at 7 p.m. Friday in Centennial Hall. Call 879-9008.
n Boogie Nights, a middle school dance, is from 7 to 10 p.m. at the old Emerald City on 11th St between Lincoln and Yampa avenues. The dance is presented by the City of Steamboat Springs Teen Programs. Admission is free. Call 879-6960
n Holy Name Catholic Church's sixth annual Work of Human Hands Holiday Bazaar is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 22 and from 9 to 10 a.m. Nov. 23. Handmade, unique products from low-income communities from 70 countries will be available for purchase in the Parish Hall Basement, 504 Oak St.
n A family pizza party is from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Steamboat Springs Health and Recreation Center. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children; the water slide will be open. Make reservations at 879-1828, Ext. 22.
n The CMC Running Club is sponsoring a "Cold to the Core Trail" 5K walk/run and 10k run Saturday. Call 870-4479.
n The Lutheran Women's Guild's annual Christmas Cupboard, Cookie, Caper and Brunch craft sale is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the church on Amethyst Drive.
n The state of the ski industry will be the topic when the Steamboat Springs Kiwanis Club meets at noon Monday in the Alpenglow Room at Colorado Mountain College. Call 879-5058.
n Routt County United Way and Vectra Bank sponsor a free community Thanksgiving dinner from 2 to 5 p.m. Nov. 27 at the Steamboat Springs Community Center.