Steamboat briefs: Local groups reach out to returning service members
July 19, 2010
The Routt County Veterans Affairs, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4264 in Steamboat Springs and American Legion Post 44 in Steamboat would like to meet and greet local sons and daughters returning from military service. The VFW Post is looking for female war veterans. The American Legion also is looking for new members. For more information, please call VFW Post Commander Tony Weiss at 970-846-5035, Jim Stanko at 970-879-3936 or the Routt County veterans service officer, Michael T. Condie, at 970-879-5489.
Relay For Life is Friday, Saturday at high school
The Steamboat Relay For Life starts with opening ceremonies at 6 p.m. Friday at Steamboat Springs High School. A "quarter lap," where people can walk a lap and put down quarters for cancer research, is at 8 p.m. Yoga will be offered at 6 a.m. Saturday, with Zumba at 7 a.m.
Call Susan McIntosh at 970-819-1429 or Lisa Lancaster at 970-846-1443 with questions.
Veterans services will be offered at Sundance Plaza
Veterans can find out which services and benefits they are eligible for through the Routt County Veterans Affairs Office. The office is at 425 Anglers Drive, in Sundance Plaza. Hours are from 8 a.m. to noon Mondays through Wednesdays and 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursdays. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 970-879-5489.