Steamboat briefs: Seminar, luncheon focus on senior living options
January 23, 2014
Casey's Pond Senior Living will be hosting a free informational seminar and luncheon from noon to 1:30 p.m. today in the Community Life Room. The discussion will focus on the various levels of senior care that are available at the senior living center as well as a tour of the community. The event is limited to 20 guests. RSVP by calling 970-457-4870.
School to hold admission information meetings
Emerald Mountain School will hold admission information sessions at 7 p.m. today and Wednesday for parents to learn more about the school's K-8 program. For more information, call Debbie at 970-879-8081.
Ranch to host snowshoe series and snowbike race
Catamount Ranch & Club will be hosting a Steamboat Snowshoe Series on Saturday. There will be a 1K family and kids walk/run, and 5K and 10K competitive races. There also will be a snowbike race at 1 p.m. Registration for the day of will begin at Catamount Nordic Center at 8 a.m., with events starting at 10 a.m. The cost is $20 for adults and $10 for children. Thirty pairs of demo snowshoes are available. Find more information at http://www.getfitfamilyracing.com.
Snow drawings organizers seek volunteers from area
"We are the Water" is a series of free community events celebrating the Legacy Education Fund and place-based education in the Yampa Valley. Events in Library Hall at the Bud Werner Memorial Library include:
■ An evening with the director of The Nature Conservancy Yampa River Program Geoff Blakeslee along with author and environmental scientist Wendy Pabich today.
■ An interpretive workshop with Hinrichsen, "We Are the Water: How to Behave Like a Drop of Water Flowing into the Yampa," on Friday.
The celebration culminates with a place-based snow drawing Saturday at Lake Catamount. The community is invited to join Hinrichsen in creating a large, landscape-scale work of art that will highlight local watersheds. People planning to participate in the snow drawings are asked to RSVP with name, phone number, email address and ZIP code to email@example.com or 970-367-4917. For more information, visit http://www.steamboatlibrary.org/events.