Steamboat briefs: High school broomball tournament set for Friday
January 28, 2013
The city of Steamboat Springs Parks, Open Space and Recreational Services Department is hosting a broomball tournament for high school students beginning at 9:15 p.m. Friday at Howelsen Ice Arena. The cost is $3 a person, and there will be prizes for the winning team.
All participants must sign a waiver, and players younger than 18 must have their parents co-sign the waiver. Waivers are available in the Steamboat Springs High School office. For more information, call Parks and Rec at 970-879-4300.
Cultural integration group seeks bilingual volunteers
Integrated Community is seeking bilingual volunteers to assist the organization with its resource and referral program on Mondays and Wednesdays. Volunteers must speak Spanish, enjoy helping the immigrant community, and be respectful and mature. Training is provided. Call Sheila at 970-871-4599.
Register for Winter Carnival street events online Friday
All registrations for this year's Winter Carnival street events for children will be handled online, with the registration period opening at 10 a.m. Friday. To register, visit http://www.steamboatchamber.com/streeteventregistration. For more information, call 970-875-7005. The 100th Winter Carnival is Feb. 6 to 10, with the street events taking place Feb. 9 and 10. Check out the Feb. 3 Sunday Pilot & Today for an in-depth look at the 100 years of Steamboat's Winter Carnival, as well as complete event schedules and information.
Resident looking for ukulele players to perform in group
Steamboat Springs resident Dan Tyler is looking for ukulele players interested in joining a group that would practice and perform together. The group will have its first meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday at the Steamboat Springs Board of Realtors office, 625 S. Lincoln Ave. Players of all levels and ages are welcome to join. Those interested are asked to call Tyler at 970-871-4641.
Newborn Network offering resources for local parents
Newborn Network is a support system dedicated to providing parenting and resource information to all families who live in Routt County and have children as old as 3. Newborn Network's free services include weekly networking and education groups, parenting education home visits, a lending library of parenting topics and a series of gift bags. Parents of a child as old as 3 can call 970-879-0977 for more information about support services.