Briefs for Oct. 3 |

Briefs for Oct. 3

Rosh Hashanah services tonight at LDS Church

Har Mishpacha members are invited to celebrate the Jewish high holidays with Rosh Hashanah services beginning at 7 p.m. today at the LDS Church in Steamboat Springs, 1155 Central Park Drive. Another Rosh Hashanah service is at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Tashlich is at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Dr. Rich Weiss Park on the Yampa River.

Yom Kippur services are at 7 p.m. Oct. 12 and at 10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Oct. 13. Adult education is at 2 p.m., and Break Fast is at 5:30 p.m.ttendees are encouraged to bring dishes according to the first letter of their last names. Letters A through J should bring a main dish; K through R, side dish; and through Z, dessert. Morning and evening children’s services also will be offered, and child care is available.

Dance classes for children ages 4 to 13 begin today

Children’s danceworks’ fall session of creative dance classes begins today. Students ages 4 to 13 will have the opportunity to perform in the Oak Street Performing Arts Co.’s Festival of Dance in January. Workshops offered in the fall session include Boys Only! classes and a girls dance sampler with instruction in jazz, modern, hip hop, Broadway jazz, Celtic, African and bellydance classes. All classes are held at Northwest Ballet Studio, 326 Oak St. Session tuitions and workshops range in cost from $50 to $100. Classes vary in cost. Call Wendy at 736-1005.

Flu vaccinations available Wednesday evenings

Steamboat Medical will have an after-hours flu shot clinic from 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays in October beginning this week. The cost is $18 a vaccine. No appointment is necessary. Call 879-0203.

Free English as a Second Language classes offered

Colorado Mountain College offers free English as a Second Language classes for all levels. Classes meet from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays in Willett Hall, Room 302. To enroll, call Jenny le Roux at 870-4534.

Environmental fundraiser seeks help from artists

Yampatika, a nonprofit environmental education organization, invites area artists to participate in a fundraiser to support environmental education in Northwest Colorado. Artists are asked to decorate a ceramic mask using any medium they desire. Blank masks can be picked up at Yampatika and should be returned by Friday. Masks will be displayed with credits and auctioned off Oct. 14 during the “Unmask Your Colorado Critter” event at Olympian Hall. Call 871-9151 for more information.

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Group looking for girls who want to play hockey

The Steamboat Springs Youth Hockey Association is looking for girls interested in playing on its U-19, U-14 and U-12 teams. All abilities are welcome, and some equipment is available. Call 870-8518 or 879-4494 or register at