n A two-day avalanche seminar begins at 9 a.m. at Steamboat Lake State Park. The course runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and is a combination of classwork and fieldwork taught by Colorado Mountain College Outdoors Studies Instructor John Saunders. The cost is $35. Call 871-1495 to register.
n The Hayden Recreation Board sponsors a free ice skating party at noon at the ice skating rink in Hayden Town Park. Hot dogs, drinks and cookies will be available at the American Legion Hall.
n The public is invited to a docent-led tour of exhibitions at 2 p.m. at the Depot Art Center. Call 879-9008.
n The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club Tele Club meets from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Mount Werner. Meet in front of the Billy Kidd statue. Call 879-0695, ext. 104.
n A Ishaya's Ascension meditation meeting is at 11 a.m. at 231 Fourth Street. Call 879-1230.
n The Animal Assistance League of Northwest Colorado meets at 5:30 p.m. Monday at Village Inn. Call 870-7554.
n A Knitting Group will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at Epilogue Bookstore. Call 846-4483.
n The Nonprofit Excellence Project hosts a federal grant process workshop from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday at Centennial Hall, 124 10th St.
n The Steamboat Springs School District holds an Instructional Improvement Day on Monday. There is no school for students.
n The Steamboat Kiwanis Club meets from noon to 1 p.m. Monday in the Willet Hall Alpenglow Room at Colorado Mountain College. Call 879-5058.
n The Steamboat Springs School Board meets at 6:30 p.m. Monday. The meeting is in the School Administration Building.
n The city of Steamboat Springs Historic Preservation Advisory Commission meeting is at 7 p.m. Monday in Centennial Hall.
n A homeschool meeting is at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Anchor Way Baptist Church. Bring a lunch and stay for sledding. Call 276-2568.
n A VizAbilities support group for people experiencing age-related vision loss meets at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Steamboat Springs Community Center. Call 736-2412.
n A brown bag lunch with the Steamboat Springs City Council is at noon Tuesday in Centennial Hall.
n The Steamboat Springs City Council meets at 5 p.m. Tuesday in Centennial Hall.
n Columbine Singers start their spring semester at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Methodist Church, Oak and Eighth streets. Register at Colorado Mountain College or the first night of class.
n The Yampa Valley Medical Center's Diabetes Discussion Group meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Visiting Nurse Association lobby at 940 Central Park Drive. Call 871-2352.
n Colorado Mountain College's English as a Second Language classes begin Tuesday. Classes are offered from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, starting this Wednesday. Register in class in Willett Hall, rooms 300 and 314. Speakers of all languages and levels -- beginning to advanced -- are welcome. Call Jenny at 870-4534.
n Consultation for age-related vision loss and other disabilities is available at noon Wednesday at the Oak Creek Community Center. Call 736-2412.
n The Hitchens Brothers' children's jumping series, open to children ages 5 through 13, begins with training and warmup at 3:45 p.m. and competition at 6 p.m. Wednesday.
n Consultation for age-related vision loss and other disabilities is available at noon Thursday at the American Legion Hall in Hayden. Call 736-2412.
n A funders' roundtable with local granting organizations, sponsored by the Nonprofit Excellence Project, will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday in the Crawford Room at Centennial Hall, 124 10th St.
n Parent Connection, a support group for families of kids with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and similar conditions meets at 6 p.m. Thursday at Laurel Street School. Licensed child care available with reservation by Tuesday. Call 871-1678.