Steamboat briefs: Entries now being accepted for Winter Carnival parade
January 21, 2011
Steamboat Springs — The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club is accepting Winter Carnival Parade Entries for the 98th Annual Winter Carnival.
The Winter Carnival Parade is Feb. 6 after the street events on Lincoln Avenue. Anyone is welcome to participate, but only those who use a diamond hitch are eligible to be judged. The entry fee is a $7 Winter Carnival button, which is used to attend all of the week's events.
Entry forms can be found at http://www.sswsc.org, the Winter Sports Club offices or the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association visitor center. Call 970-879-0695, ext. 100, with questions.
Bust of Steamboat group seeks committee members
The 10th Annual Bust of Steamboat committee is seeking members. The Yampa Valley Breast Cancer Awareness committee meets from noon to 1 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at The Egg & I. During the monthly meetings, the group plans its annual October fundraiser and discusses distribution of funds. The money raised benefits local uninsured and underinsured women in Routt and Moffat counties to pay for annual exams, mammograms and breast cancer treatment costs.
Organizers hope to have many smaller events leading up to The Bust of Steamboat on Oct. 21. For more information, call Deb Curd at 970-846-4554.
To see past auctions, visit http://www.thebustofsteamboat.org.
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