Happy birthday wishes to Christian Skof, Kevin Kleckler, Jerry Booth, Eric Bell, Rena Copeland, Kacie Babcock and Phyllis Moore.
Put on your dancing shoes and head over to the Hayden Granary on Friday for a 4-H barn dance, dinner and a silent auction. The band Sundog will be playing after dinner, and all proceeds go to the Routt County 4-H Scholarship Foundation, which provides educational scholarships to 4-H youths. Tickets cost $25 for adults and $10 for children and are available at the door or at the Routt County Extension Office. The dinner starts at 5:30 p.m. For more information, call the Extension Office at 970-879-0825.
Colorado Northwestern Community College will host a numerology workshop from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday at All Natural. CNCC also will host a scrapbooking workshop April 28 at Hayden Public Library. Attendees must bring in their own supplies. This would be a great gift for Mother’s Day. For more information and the cost, call Lindsay at 970-276-7291.
The South Routt literacy carnival for elementary students will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. April 17. There will be booths for educational activities. Call the elementary school at 970-638-4558 for more information.
The Ladies High Tea is just around the corner, so mark your calendars to attend this fun event from 2 to 4 p.m. May 6 at the South Routt Community Center.
The Soroco Middle School track team will host its first home meet at 8 a.m Saturday against West Grand.
The Soroco High School track team will compete in the following places this month:
■ Coal Ridge at 1 p.m. Friday
■ Glenwood Springs at 9 a.m. Saturday
■ West Grand at 1 p.m. April 18 (freshmen and sophomores only)
Just some other tidbits for all Routt County residents: The Routt County Fair Cookbook Committee still is taking recipes for the cookbook that they will be selling. You can get more information from Nancy Mucklow or by calling the Extension Office.
The Routt County CattleWomen are offering scholarships to local high school seniors and students who already are in college. The deadline is closing in, so contact your local high school counselors and get an application. Home-schooled students also are encouraged to put in an application.