Briefs for April 6


Free cable-style gunlocks available at Wal-Mart

Project Childsafe, a national initiative intended to prevent loaded guns from falling into children's hands, and the Routt County Sheriff's Office will distribute free cable-style gunlocks and accompanying educational materials from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at Wal-Mart in Central Park Plaza.

Activities offered during Native American Festival

As part of Colorado Mountain College's weeklong Native American Festival, several activities are being offered to the public. Drumming, dancing and cultural displays will be shown from 1:30 to 3 p.m. today in the Bristol Hall gym. Northern Ute flutist Wayne Gardner will perform at 7 p.m. today in the CMC cafeteria. Admission is free. Call Pam Burwell at 870-4446.

CMC offering one-night lawn-maintenance class

Colorado Mountain College offers a one-night lawn-maintenance class from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday. The cost is $20. Call 870-4444 to register.

Emerald City Opera

holding auditions

Emerald City Opera is holding auditions for this summer's opera production, "The Merry Widow" (sung in English), at 7 p.m. May 10 at the United Methodist Church in Steamboat Springs and at 7 p.m. May 11 in the Moffat County High School choir room. Fifteen adult men and 15 adult women are needed. Interested singers should call 879-1996.

Tickets on sale for 'Something's Afoot'

The Craig Performing Arts Project is selling tickets for the upcoming play "Something's Afoot," a murder mystery musical. Purchase tickets at the Moffat County Library or buy them at the door. Tickets are $5 for seniors and children and $8 for adults. The performances are at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the Moffat County High School auditorium.
BLM signing up vendors for upcoming fire season

The Bureau of Land Management is in the process of signing up vendors and equipment for the upcoming fire season.

Individuals and businesses that have equipment and are interested in getting signed up for emergency equipment rental agreements, and vendors interested in providing meals for firefighters, should call Scott Wintemute at 826-5027 or e-mail before April 30.

Steamboat's Genuine Prom today at the Grand

Steamboat's Genuine Prom is from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. today at the Steamboat Grand Resort Hotel. The cost is $30 per ticket.

The Genuine Prom is designed to honor employees who have worked hard through the winter. The event includes dinner, the hospitality awards and dancing to the Nacho Men. Call Gina at 879-0882, ext. 205, to reserve tickets.


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