Tuesday, September 1, 2009
Artisans and crafters are invited to participate in the fourth annual Hahn's Peak Arts, Crafts and Collectibles Fair, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. All spaces will be outside and rent for $30 each. Proceeds from space rentals benefit the Hahn's Peak Historical Society. Anyone interested in renting a space can call Becky at 846-3868.
Java & Jazz fundraiser Sept. 13 at Lake Catamount
Java & Jazz, the annual fundraiser for Partners in Routt County, is from 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Lake Catamount Clubhouse. The event features specialty coffee drinks, wine, live jazz, hors d'oeuvres and a silent auction. Tickets are $50 and are available at All That Jazz and at the door. All proceeds benefit Partners, a local, nonprofit youth-mentoring agency. For more information, call 970-879-6141 or visit www.partnersrouttcounty.org.
Register now for Chuck Wagon Chili Challenge
Registration is open for the fourth annual Chuck Wagon Chili Challenge on Sunday at Eighth and Oak streets in downtown Steamboat Springs. Participants can enter recipes in red chili, green chili, firehouse, salsa and cornbread categories. The competition is open to all. The event includes live music, dancing, craft vendors and children's activities. Visit www.mainstreetsteamboatsprings.com or call 846-3352 for details.
Advocates to hold training for volunteers this month
Advocates Building Peaceful Communities will hold a volunteer training beginning the second week of September. The training is 25 hours and prepares volunteers to respond to Advocates' 24-hour crisis line. The training process takes between four and six weeks to complete. Advocates Building Peaceful Communities offers support, advocacy, information and referrals to victims of domestic violence. Volunteers are asked to take two or three shifts per month. Call Amelia at 879-2034.