News in brief for April 1


Murder mystery tickets on sale at Craig library

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. April 8 and April 9 in the Moffat County High School auditorium.

Volunteers sought for after-school Study Club

Volunteers are needed for Steamboat Springs Middle School's after-school Study Club. The program runs from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. Any help is appreciated. Call 879-1058 for information.

BLM looking for vendors, equipment for fire season

The Bureau of Land Man-age-ment 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 contact Scott Wintemute at 826-5027 or before April 30.

Genuine Prom set for Wednesday at the Grand

Steamboat's Genuine Prom is from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. Wednesday 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.

Arts council looking forentries for fine art exhibit

The Steamboat Springs Arts Council is seeking entries for SummerArt 2005, a multimedia, juried fine art exhibit, to be held at the Depot Art Center. The entry deadline is May 13. Exhibit dates are July 1 to Aug. 28. For a prospectus, e-mail or send a self-addressed stamped envelope to SSAC/SummerArt, P.O. Box 774284, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477. Call Beth at 879-9008, ext. 106.

Special education council holding kids art contest

The Routt County Special Education Advisory Council is holding an art contest open to all students in Routt County public schools.

The contest is to design a logo based on the theme, "All Students Matter."

Top prizes include ski passes for Howelsen Hill, passes for the Alpine Slide, and a private ice skating party. Entries are due by April 6.

Entries are to be dropped off to Robin Tschider at the NW BOCES, 325 Seventh St. or mail to NW BOCES, attention Robin, PO Box 773390, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477.


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