Saturday, August 29, 2009
Golf tourney to benefit restaurants, scholarships
The first CRA ProStart Classic, benefiting the local chapter of the Colorado Restaurant Association and the Chris Corna ProStart Scholarship Fund, is Sept. 18 at Rollingstone Ranch Golf Club. The new scholarship will coincide with the local ProStart program beginning this year. ProStart is a nationwide program designed to prepare high school students choosing to further their education in the culinary arts or food service management field. The scholarship, which will be completely funded by this tournament, will assist one or more local high school graduates a year with financial assistance for further education.The $100 tournament entry fee includes greens fee, cart, lunch and a donation. Registration and entry fee can be mailed to Dan Emert, Ore House Restaurant, 1465 Pine Grove Road, Steamboat Springs, CO, 80487. Call 819-4948 for details.
Planning committee sought for Farrow memorial event
A planning committee for the Lorna Lou Farrow Annual Memorial Scholarship Fun Shoot is hosting a steering meeting for anyone who would like to help, at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Old West Steakhouse. The Fun Shoot is Oct. 4 at Routt County Rifle Club. All funds raised will go to 4-H shooting sports. Call Fran at 819-9547 for details.
Council on Aging seeking applications for the board
The Routt County Council on Aging is seeking applications for its board of directors. The RCCOA serves the senior populations of Steamboat Springs, Oak Creek and Hayden by offering lunch, transportation and a variety of activities at each site. The board, consisting of adults of all ages, meets four times a year to oversee operations. For information or to apply, call 870-8413.