Briefs for Dec. 10
Volunteers sought for annual Christmas dinner
Volunteers are being sought to help with the annual Community Christmas Dinner, sponsored by the Steamboat Springs Board of Realtors.
Volunteers are needed to help with the dinner and to donate side dishes such as cranberries, stuffing, potatoes, salads and desserts, said dinner chairwoman Karen Hughes of Prudential Steamboat Realty. Call Karen at 879-8100 to sign up.
The free dinner will be held Dec. 25 the Steamboat Springs Community Center. Last year, more than 400 people took part in the dinner.
Alpine Taxi will provide complimentary scheduled shuttle service from Yampa, Phippsburg, Oak Creek and Hayden. Also, transportation will be available for Steamboat residents who are unable to drive or take the free city bus. To make reservations call 879-2800. Also, area musicians will provide live music during the dinner.
United Way seeks families to help others this holiday
The United Way Christmas Wishes program is looking for individuals or groups who are interested in adopting a needy local family this holiday. Call Millie Beall at 879-5605. Also, Toys for Tots will be accepting new, unwrapped toys at Steamboat Motors through Wednesday.
Adult swim practice offered at Health and Rec
Adult swim practice for all levels of swimmers is offered from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the Steamboat Springs Health and Recreation Center. The cost is $5 a session, or a $40 punch card is available. Call 879-1828, ext. 53, and leave a message.
Library district trustees seeking board member
The East Routt Library District Board of Trustees, which oversees the Bud Werner Memorial Library, is seeking interested individuals to serve on the library board. Application packets and information are available at the library, 1289 Lincoln Ave., Steamboat Springs. Applicants must reside within the RE-2 School District boundaries. For additional information, call Board President Tom Hopp at 879-3929, or Library Director Chris Painter at 879-0240, ext. 304.
Arts Council seeks docent program volunteers
The Steamboat Springs Arts Council is looking for people to volunteer for its docent program. Volunteers will receive a 12-class course of instruction during six weeks beginning mid-January. Docents are trained volunteers who work at the Depot Gallery helping to interpret and explain the various exhibitions to visitors. Call the Steamboat Springs Arts Council at 879-9008 for an application.
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