Steamboa briefs: Service planned for Jenna Gruben-Morrill
March 21, 2010
There will be a celebration of life for Jenna Gruben-Morrill from 4 to 7 p.m. May 22 at Olympian Hall and Howelsen Hill. More details will be provided as they become available.
Books can be downloaded from library Web site
Digital natives with a Windows 7, 32-bit or 64-bit computer now can download audio books through the Bud Werner Memorial Library's new audio book platform, NetLibrary.
Library card holders can go to the library's Web site at http://www.steamboatlibrary.org/opacdownloadablemedia.html to create an account and download the software onto their computers. Call the library's reference desk for assistance at 970-879-0240, ext. 331.
Community Seder planned for March 30 in Steamboat
Har Mishpacha, the Jewish Congregation of Steamboat Springs, will hold a Community Seder from 5:30 to 8 p.m. March 30. The Passover Seder service will be followed by a traditional Passover dinner. The cost is $28 per person for adults, $14 per person for children ages 6 to 12, and no charge for children younger than 6. Members of the Steamboat community and visitors are invited to attend. Last-minute reservations and walk-ins cannot be accommodated. Respond by Saturday to Susan Handloff at 875-1199, 302-540-4205 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Scholarships are available for Routt County students
The Young Professionals Network of Steamboat Springs and its Philanthropic Committee are looking to support Routt County high school seniors with the establishment of the Tour de Forks scholarship.
Funds collected from the October 2009 Tour de Forks event have created two $250 scholarships for seniors who are looking to pursue further education after high school.
To apply for these scholarship funds or get more information about the Tour de Forks scholarship, visit http://www.steamboatchamber.com/ypn or contact Meagan Coates at 875-7003 or email@example.com. The application deadline is April 15.
Over The Hill Gang offers daily guided ski tours
Steamboat's Over The Hill Gang offers free guided skiing for older-than-50 skiers seven days a week. Meet at 9 a.m. at the chuckwagon across from the gondola, ready to ski. The group skis primarily groomed blues and blacks with a break at 10:45 a.m., lunch at 11:45 a.m. and more skiing at 12:30 p.m. Meet the locals, learn new trails and lifts and have fun.