Tuesday, January 20, 2009
Singers are needed to join the Yampa Valley Chorus in singing the Easter portion of Handel's "Messiah" with the Steamboat Strings Orchestra. Rehearsals are from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at Steamboat Springs Middle School in Strawberry Park. If you have a "Messiah" score, please bring it to rehearsals.
VNA offering reduced-cost hepatitis vaccinations
The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is offering reduced-cost hepatitis vaccinations, as much as $14, for high-risk groups including adults with multiple sex partners or recent sexually transmitted disease, and free HPV vaccinations for uninsured, low-income women between 19 and 26 years old. Call 879-1632 to make an appointment.
Dance Theatre seeking sponsors for March show
The Steamboat Dance Theatre is seeking sponsors for the 37th annual March concert. Sponsors help the nonprofit organization purchase costumes and offset performance costs. Sponsorships start at $250 and could include tickets to the performances, a logo on the concert poster, ads in the program, and/or banners during the concert. The Steamboat Dance Theatre is a volunteer organization where nearly 100 dancers come together to create three performances, at 7 p.m. March 5 to 7 at the Steamboat Springs High School auditorium. For more information about getting involved as a sponsor, call Deb Curd at 846-5696.
Nicotine quit kits available from Colorado Quitline
Free nicotine patches or gum are available by calling the Colorado Quitline at 800-QUIT NOW (784-8669). Pick up your free Quit Kits, with no patches or gum included, at the Steamboat VNA office at 940 Central Park Drive, Suite 101, or the Craig VNA office at 745 Russell St.
American Legion offering transport to VA services
The American Legion Post 44 is providing transportation to VA medical centers in Grand Junction and Denver, and to the VA Clinic in Craig. Contact Routt County Veterans Affairs Officer Mike Condie at 879-5489 or by e-mail at email@example.com., or visit the office in the Steamboat Workforce Center in Sundance Plaza off Anglers Drive.