Steamboat briefs: Hayden School Board to consider opposing ballot measures
September 15, 2010
Steamboat Springs — The Hayden School Board will consider tonight whether to approve a resolution opposing ballot measures Proposition 101 and Amendments 60 and 61.
The Steamboat Springs and South Routt school districts and the Education Fund Board, among other local entities, have approved resolutions opposing the ballot measures that would negatively affect local school funding.
Hayden School Board members also are scheduled to discuss a ballot measure asking voters to approve a mill levy override to generate an estimated $321,473.
The meeting is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. in Room 165 at Hayden High School, across the hall from the office.
United Methodist women host celebration this weekend
The local United Methodist Church hosts the Utah/Western Colorado District Annual Celebration of United Methodist Women this weekend.
The theme is "My Soul Thirsts for You," and the weekend includes a liturgical dance, guided meditation, prayers, a labyrinth and more. The event also will include entertainment and meals for the visiting women.
For information, call Sandy Spiegel at 970-846-5146.
New Guys Read book club meetings start in October
The Bud Werner Library introduces the new "Guys Read" book club for boys ages 8 to 12 and their dads or older male figure. Guys Read will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month, from October to April, in the library's Teen Project Room.
Each meeting will be led by a local guy celebrity. Register and pick up books at the children's desk, or call 970-879-0240, ext. 313. Space is limited to 10 pairs per meeting.
Sign up now for the Oct. 14 discussion of "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" by Roald Dahl or the Nov. 11 discussion of "39 Clues: Book One The Maze of Bones" by Rick Riordan.
For more information, contact Youth Services Librarian, Sarah Kostin at firstname.lastname@example.org or 970-879-0240, ext. 314.