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Briefs for Feb. 24

Volunteers needed for Junior Olympics events

Volunteers are needed to help at the Chevrolet Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined Junior Olympics, to be held March 3 to 5 at Howelsen Hill, with events starting at 9 a.m. daily. Call Dan at 879-4515.

Rotary Club offering

study abroad scholarship

The Steamboat Springs Rotary Club is seeking applicants for the 2006-07 Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholarship. It is awarded for one academic year of study abroad. The program promotes international understanding and world peace. Applicants must have completed at least two years of university or college course work or must have a secondary school education and have been employed in a recognized vocation for at least two years when the scholarship begins. Applicants are expected to be proficient in the language of the host country. Rotarians and their children, grandchildren and spouses are not eligible. Applications must be received by March 15. Call Susan at 879-4466 or go to the Rotary Web site at http://www.rotary.org.

Curves fitness center

holding food drive in March

Curves 30 Minute Fitness and Weight Loss Center in Steamboat Springs will be joining the Curves International Inc. “Curves Food Drive” to benefit local food banks.

Last year, the Steamboat Springs Club donated more than $1,000 worth of food to the LIFT-UP food bank.

Anyone joining Curves during the week of March 7 can donate a bag of groceries and have the service fee waived. During March, people also are welcome to drop off nonperishable food items at Curves during weekday business hours.