Steamboat briefs: Local Civil Air Patrol cadet is selected for leadership academy
February 17, 2012
Cadet 2nd Lt. Noah Gibbs, of the Steamboat Springs Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol, has been selected to participate in the Civic Leadership Academy from Feb. 25 to March 3 in Washington, D.C. Gibbs is the only Civil Air Patrol cadet to be selected from Colorado, according to a news release.
The Civic Leadership Academy, an academic and interactive study of the democratic process in action, provides youths the opportunity to grow through lessons in persuasive leadership, federal government, public service careers and American heritage. The program includes visits to the Capitol, the Supreme Court, the State Department, the CIA, the FBI, the Pentagon, legislative offices, major national monuments and the Air and Space Museum. Following the program, Gibbs will create a presentation for the cadets at the Steamboat squadron.
Civil Air Patrol, the auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force, is a nonprofit organization with more than 61,000 members nationwide. Steamboat squadron seniors meet from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at Steamboat Springs Airport. Cadets ages 12 to 18 meet from 7 to 9 p.m. every Tuesday at the airport.
Nursery services offered by Concordia Lutheran Church
Concordia Lutheran Church, 755 Concordia Lane, now is offering nursery services for infants and toddlers ages birth to 3 during the late church service. Sunday school also is offered for children ages 3 to 11 during the late service. Concordia's services are at 8 and 10:30 a.m. Sundays. Visit http://www.steamboatlutheran.org for more information.
Register for CMC English classes at 9 a.m. Monday
Register for Colorado Mountain College English classes/Clases de Inglés at 9 a.m. Monday at Bud Werner Memorial Library. There will be a program for preschool children. Call 970-870-4534 with questions. Preguntas 970-870-4444.
Steamboat grad achieves livestock judging honor
Catharine Koroulis, a 2010 graduate of Steamboat Springs High School, and the Casper College Livestock Judging team won high team overall at the Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show in Fort Worth, Texas. The team also won the horses division and placed second in hogs and reasons, fifth in sheep and sixth in cattle. Individually, Koroulis was second high overall and second in horses.
Koroulis is a sophomore at Casper College, where she is majoring in agriculture business and marketing. She is the daughter of Kevin and Leellen Koroulis, of Steamboat Springs.
4 Yellow grant applications accepted through Monday
Grant applications for the 4 Yellow foundation will be accepted from organizations that provide cancer services or support cancer initiatives in Steamboat Springs. The foundation raises funds and awareness to combat cancer globally and locally. Proposals must be sent by 4 p.m. Monday as a PDF to firstname.lastname@example.org. Award notification is March 30 at the Ski 4 Yellow event. Visit http://www.yvcf.org for more information.