Steamboat briefs: Registration is accepted for middle school teen programs


Registration for Middle School Teen Programs will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. The following $100 programs are being offered Sept. 17 to Oct. 29:

Girls Reaching Out Wider: Learn about health, outdoor activities, leadership development, and arts and crafts. Weekly activities include pottery, jewelry making, self-defense, yoga, swimming, public speaking and community service projects. For girls in sixth through eighth grades. Session one will be held Tuesdays from Sept. 17 through Oct. 29, and session two will be Tuesdays from Nov. 5 to Dec. 17.

Archery: Learn competition shooting using Genesis compound bows. The program will be offered Thursdays from Sept. 19 to Oct. 24.

Babysitting training: Learn the business of baby-sitting, child development and correct techniques for playing with all ages of children as well as holding, changing and feeding infants and toddlers. This class also will include child and infant CPR and first aid. It will be held on Mondays Oct. 28 to Dec. 16.

Register at or at the Parks, Open Space and Recreational Services Department, at 245 Howelsen Parkway. Some scholarships are available. Contact Kate Warnke at 970-879-4300 or for more information.


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