Ballots can be returned to clerk’s office until 7 p.m. Tuesday
November 5, 2017
Ballots for the 2017 general election must be received by the Routt County Clerk's Office by 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7. Voters are reminded to use black ink and fill in the circles completely when voting the ballot.
Voters can drop off their ballots at the following locations.
■ 24-hour secure ballot box in alley behind Historic Routt County Courthouse in downtown Steamboat Springs.
■ Clark Store, Hayden Town Hall, Oak Creek Town Hall and Yampa Town Hall during normal business hours.
■ Routt County Clerk's Office, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday; and 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7.
Steamboat Springs High School to host 'SCREENAGERS' on Monday
The award-winning film "SCREENAGERS" will be shown at 6 p.m. Monday in the Steamboat Springs High School auditorium The free showing is aimed at middle school and high school students and their families but is open to the community. The film offers solutions about how adults can empower kids to best navigate the digital world. A panel discussion will follow film, which will have Spanish subtitles.
Workshop on Yampa River health assessment slated for Monday
The city of Steamboat Springs is hosting its first community workshop on the Yampa River Health Assessment and Streamflow Management Plan from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Steamboat Springs Community Center, 1605 Lincoln Ave.
Participants will be asked to share what is important to them about the health of the Yampa River and to offer ideas on types of action that can be taken to preserve the river. To stay up to date on meeting and presentation schedules, sign up to receive notifications, schedule interviews or learn more about the project, visit steamboatsprings.net/yampariver.
Holy Name Catholic Church set to hold holiday bazaar Nov. 18
Holy Name Catholic Church in Steamboat Springs is hosting its 20th annual Work of Human Hands Holiday Bazaar from 9 a.m to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18 at the church, 524 Oak St. The event includes a bake sale and soup luncheon as well as products from local artisans and other nonprofit groups.
Fair Trade handmade and unique products provided by low-income communities from several countries across the world, such as jewelry, baskets, ornaments, scarves, holiday items, coffee and chocolate, will be available for purchase.
Money raised at the bazaar will benefit Thailand missions, the Rome pilgrimage and will also help local families during the holiday season.
One Book Steamboat wraps up with visit from Alexandra Fuller
Bud Werner Memorial Library rounds out the One Book Steamboat community read of "The Legend of Colton H. Bryant" with a free community talk by award-winning author Alexandra Fuller at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7 in Library Hall.
The book is a contemporary nonfiction story of the American West and its landscape, resources, social challenges and rewards. Fuller will share insights into her reporting, reveal personal perspectives about Wyoming and the oil patch she has watched evolve around her and answer questions that arise from the community conversation about "The Legend of Colton H. Bryant."
Read more about the book and the author at steamboatlibrary.org/events/one-book-steamboat.