Steamboat briefs: 6-week parenting class begins Monday |

Steamboat briefs: 6-week parenting class begins Monday

Pilot & Today staff

— A six-week Partners in Parenting course start Monday.Psychologist Kristen Race leads the course. Child care drop-off is at 5:30 p.m., and the class is 5:45 to 7:45 p.m. at the Commissioners Hearing Room on the third floor of historic Routt County Courthouse at Sixth Street and Lincoln Avenue. The $60 cost includes child care and dinner. Call Stephanie at 870-5270.

Ski swap tags available in office at Howelsen Hill

The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club is offering tags for its annual Ski & Sport Swap from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Thursday at the Winter Sports Club office at Howelsen Hill.

Clean out your garage and make some extra money.

Items and donations will be accepted from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Steamboat Springs Middle School. The ski swap begins at 7:30 p.m. Friday and continues from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the middle school. Proceeds benefit Winter Sports Club athletes.

Steamboat Players seeks volunteers, props for play

The Steamboat Players’ production of “Kimberly Akimbo” needs volunteers and props. Director Michael Brumbaugh is seeking running crew members, ushers, concession workers and light and sound board operators; as well as props such as a kitchen hutch unit, a cassette recorder, a child’s revolving table nightlight and other items. Contact Brumbaugh at 870-4533.

The production will run Oct. 23 to 25 at the Depot Art Center.

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Marathon organizers seek artwork for promotions

The Steamboat Marathon committee is seeking artwork for promotional materials for the 29th annual Steamboat Marathon, half-marathon and 10K. Entries are due by Oct. 23 and should be submitted to Kara Givnish at

Historic property register applications due Dec. 3

Applications for designation on the Routt County Register of Historic Properties are due at the Routt County Courthouse, in the county commissioners office, by Dec. 3. The Historic Preservation Board will review applications Dec. 16. Call Dee Bolton at 970-879-0108 for details.

Newborn Network offers free resources to parents

Newborn Network is a support system dedicated to providing parenting and resource information to all families who live in Routt County and have children ages 3 and younger.

Newborn Network’s free services include weekly networking and education groups, parenting education home visits, a lending library of parenting topics and a series of gift bags. Parents of children 3 years old and younger can call 970-879-0977 for more information about support services.

Cultural integration group seeks bilingual volunteers

Integrated Community is seeking bilingual volunteers to assist the organization with its resource and referral program Mondays and Wednesdays. Volunteers must speak Spanish, enjoy helping the immigrant community and be respectful and mature. Training will be provided. Call Tatiana at 871-4599 or e-mail

Adult day services offered at The Haven in Hayden

The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is offering adult day services at The Haven Assisted Living Center in Hayden for any disabled individual 18 or older or elderly individual who is looking for daily activities where oversight is provided. Services are provided from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Meals, medication administration, activities, assistance with bathing and wellness assessments are available. For more information and to register, contact Diane Girty at 875-1891.

Respite Program seeks volunteer care providers

The Yampa Valley Autism Program is seeking care providers for its Respite Program. Respite Program care providers are made available to families of children with autism spectrum disorders and related disabilities, for hire to help as needed.

The Yampa Valley Autism Program is looking for individuals who have experience with children of special needs. CPR and first aid certifications can be provided if not certified.

An hourly rate is provided to all caregivers. Call Kristin at 970-870-4263 or e-mail