Steamboat briefs for Oct. 8 |

Steamboat briefs for Oct. 8

Soroco parent/teacher conferences this week

Soroco Middle School and Soroco High School host parent/teacher conferences from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 8 a.m. to noon Friday. Call Alicia Samuelson at 736-8531 at the middle school or Sylvia Teters at 736-2531 at the high school to set up an appointment to see your child’s teachers.

Nicotine Quit Kits are

available at VNA offices

Free nicotine patches or gum are now available by calling the Colorado Quitline at 800-QUIT NOW, or 784-8669. Pick up your free Quit Kits – no patches or gum included – at the Steamboat VNA office, 940 Central Park Drive, Suite 101, or the Craig VNA, at 745 Russell St.

Museum displaying

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wildlife photographs

The Tracks and Trails Museum, at 129 E. Main St. in Oak Creek, is featuring Daniel Ellertson’s wildlife photographs, on display on the Artist’s Wall. This exciting exhibit is free and open to the public for two months. All are welcome. For questions, call 736-8245 from 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

Teen of the Month

applications available

The Steamboat Springs Optimist Club is accepting applications for its Teen of the Month program. Area high school students and those interested can pick up applications from their school counselors, or by calling Rob MacCarthy at 871-7179.

The program culminates in a May recognition dinner for all the recognized teens and a scholarship for the Teen of the Year.

Old cars needed for

homecoming parade

Older model cars are needed for Steamboat Springs High School’s homecoming parade Oct. 10 in downtown Steamboat. For more information and to lend a hand, call Lucianne Myhre at 871-3623.