Steamboat Springs The 34th annual free Community Holiday Party is from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Howelsen Hill. The event, which is sponsored by the city of Steamboat Springs, includes tubing on Howelsen Hill, snow conditions permitting. A limited number of tubes will be available. Attendees may bring their own tubes, but no metal runners or sleds are allowed. There also will be caroling and visits with Santa Claus. Cookies, hot cocoa and apple cider will be served in Olympian Hall. For more information, call Brooke Lightner at 970-879-4300, ext. 355.
Santa Claus is coming to Hayden library Thursday
Hayden Public Library hosts a special Christmas Story-time program for children at 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Santa Claus will visit at 11 a.m. There will be stories, carols led by musician Deb Lenhart and books and goodie bags from Santa for all the kids.
Routt Search and Rescue is accepting applications
Routt County Search and Rescue is accepting applications for new members. Visit www.routtcountysar.org and click on the “Join RCSAR” button. For more information, call 970-879-7173.
Still time to enter Hayden Tour of Lights on Dec. 22
Judging for the annual Hayden Tour of Lights will take place at 6 p.m. Dec. 22. Winners in categories including most religious, most voltage, most creative spirit and most unusual each will be awarded $100. Call 970-276-2199 to be added to the list. Anyone 55 or older who would like to help judge should meet at 5:45 p.m. at the Haven Community Center for a free bus ride. The Tour of Lights contest is sponsored by the Hayden Chamber of Commerce and Yampa Valley Electric Association.