Happenings for Dec. 17, 2003 | SteamboatToday.com

Happenings for Dec. 17, 2003


n Yampatika’s Wee Naturalist program for children ages 3 to 5 meets from 9 to 11 a.m. at Yampatika, 925 Weiss Drive. The cost is $10 for members and $12 for nonmembers. Price includes snack and juice. Call 871-9151.

n Yampa story-hour is at 10:30 a.m. at Yampa Public Library.

n Story-times for preschoolers ages 3 to 5 is at 10 and 11 a.m. at Bud Werner Memorial Library.

n Meditation for peace and illumination is at 7 p.m. at the Bear River Center. This is a free, guided meditation.

n The city of Steamboat Springs hosts adult open gym basketball from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at the Steamboat Springs High School gymnasium. Cost is $3.

n A free salsa/cha cha/merenge dance lesson is from 8 to 9 p.m. at the Center for Movement Arts, 1104 Lincoln Ave. Call 870-9977.


n A support group for parents of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and similar conditions meets at 6 p.m. at Yampa Valley Medical Center, Conference Room 1. Licensed child care is available with reservation by Wednesday. Call 871-1678.

n Santa Claus will visit children’s story hour at 10 a.m. at the Hayden Public Library.

n Christian Heritage School’s Christmas program is at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium. Call 879-1760.


n Hayden’s senior Tour of Lights begins at 6 p.m. Friday, meeting at Hayden Town Hall. Call 276-3741 in advance to sign up.

n A screening of “Saving Colorado’s Treasures,” a documentary sponsored by the State Historical Fund, is from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Centennial Hall and includes a question-and-answer session with representatives of the State Historical Fund and grant recipients. RSVP to 871-8215.

n A holiday open house is from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Steamboat Lake State Park Visitor Center. Call 879-3922,

n The Routt County Rifle Club’s annual Turkey Shoot will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the club, two miles west of Steamboat on U.S. Highway 40. Call Corky Heid at 879-1257.

n Columbine Singers will present “A Mountain Town Holiday Concert” at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Steamboat Springs High School auditorium. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for students and $1 for seniors and children younger than 12, available from chorale members or at the door.

n A children’s Christmas program will be presented at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Hayden Congregational Church.

n “Holiday Spirit,” a talk by Licensed Unity Teacher John Beerman, is at 6 p.m. Sunday at the Steamboat Springs Community Center. Call 871-6354.

n Hayden Congregational Church’s Christmas Eve candlelight service begins at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 24 at the church.

n Riders in the Sky will perform a pair of holiday concerts Dec. 27 at the Sheraton Grand Ballroom. Tickets for a 3:30 p.m. children’s concert are $1 for children and $15 for adults. Tickets for an evening holiday gala, beginning with a reception at 6:30 p.m. and concert at 7:30 p.m. are $40. Call 879-5056, ext. 100 or ext. 103.

n Puppeteer Jim Gamble will perform a marionette production of “The Nutcracker” at 4 p.m. Dec. 29 at the Sheraton. Tickets are $1 for children and $10 for adults. Call 879-5056, ext. 100 or ext. 103.

n The Gambler’s Ball “Roaring ’20s” New Year’s Eve Party, sponsored by Perry-Mansfield and Emerald City Opera, open to ages 21 and older, will begin at 8 p.m. Dec. 31 in the Grand Ballroom at the Sheraton Steamboat Resort, 2200 Village Inn Court. Tickets are $50 per person, available at All That Jazz, Off the Beaten Path Bookstore, Epilogue Book Co., and the Sheraton or by calling 879-7125.

n The city of Steamboat Springs will hold a Winter Coed Volleyball League meeting at 6 p.m. Jan. 6 at the Parks and Recreation Department office. Call 879-4300.

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