Briefs for Feb. 4


Council presents two new art exhibits at the Depot

The Steamboat Springs Arts Council is presenting two new art exhibits that will run through March 12 at the Depot Art Center. One of the exhibits, "Locations of Consciousness," features three Eagle Valley artists who explore the experience of place in themselves and in relation to their environments. The second exhibit features paintings by new artist member Amanda Adare.

Admission to both exhibits is free. The Depot is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Call 879-9008 or visit

Girls to Women program looking for volunteers

Organizers of the 2006 Girls to Women Connection are looking for volunteers interested in participating in the event. The Connection is scheduled for April 11. The Girls to Women Connection is an all-day event for more than 120 eighth-grade girls from Routt County. Call Karen Goedert, volunteer coordinator, at 846-6381 or e-mail

Elementary school offers free violin, cello classes

South Routt Elementary School is offering free beginning violin and cello classes for school-aged children and adults. The class is from 3 to 4 p.m. Mondays at the South Routt Elementary School in Yampa. Call 638-4558, ext. 5020, for more information.
Comunidad Integrada has opening for board member

Comunidad Integrada is looking for a volunteer advisory board member to serve as treasurer for the organization.andidates must have at least three years of board management experience, three years accounting or financial management experience and a passion for intercultural exchange and understanding. Spanish-speaking skills are not necessary. Call 846-5521 for more details.

Volunteers needed to deliver meals to residents

The Routt County Council on Aging needs volunteers to drive meals to homebound Steamboat Springs residents from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays. Call Shelley Orrell at 879-0633.

Historic preservation group seeking applicants

The city of Steamboat Springs is looking for applicants to serve on the Historic Preservation Advisory Commission. The commission meets from 5 to 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays of each month. The commission provides guidance, education, resources and review to preserve, protect and restore the elements of the environment that define the character of Steamboat. The commission needs applicants in professional positions such as architects and historians. Others also should apply. For more information or an application, call 871-8215. Applications also are available at

Volunteers sought to help with Winter Carnival events

The Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association is looking for volunteers to work Winter Carnival street events Feb. 11 and 12. Volunteers are needed from about 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. both days. Anyone interested in helping during the Winter Carnival should contact Jody Anagnos at 879-0882, ext. 203.


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