Area briefs for 12-23 |

Area briefs for 12-23

Soroco parent group selling cookbooks

The Soroco Parent Teacher Organization has published a cookbook called “A Taste of History.” The hardbound book includes five pages of South Routt history, 280 recipes from local residents and historical photos. The $15 book will be sold Fridays at South Routt Elementary School in Yampa. For more information, call Kelly Gates at 638-4475 or Wendy Palyo at 736-1013 or e-mail

Horizons needs volunteers to ski with clients

Horizons Specialized Services has opportunities for volunteers to ski, snowboard and/or snowshoe with clients on Saturday afternoons from late January through mid-March. Volunteers will receive complimentary lift tickets to the Steamboat Ski Area as well as the gift of joy reflected in the clients’ eyes. There are also opportunities for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing on Thursday afternoons. Call Bette Carlson at 879-4466, ext. 111.

Laurie Berkner concert tickets on sale now

Individual tickets for the Laurie Berkner concert are on sale now through Steamboat Central Reservations, 879-0740 or The Jan. 14 concert is the children’s music artist’s only Colorado appearance this winter. The event is part of the Nickelodeon and Steamboat Family Snow Festival. Tickets are $25 for adults and children three and older. Children two and younger will be admitted for free.

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Winter Carnival street event registration Feb. 1

Registration for the 94th annual Winter Carnival street events opens Feb. 1 at the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association visitors center at 1255 S. Lincoln Ave. The visitors center is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. The Winter Carnival street events will take place Feb. 10 and 11. Call Jody at 879-0882, ext. 203, for more information.