Steamboat briefs: Free film to be shown in honor of Veterans Day |

Steamboat briefs: Free film to be shown in honor of Veterans Day

In recognition of Veterans Day, Alpine Bank is sponsoring a free showing of “Almost Sunrise” at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Chief Theater. The film, which is unrated, is a story of two friends who embark on an epic journey to heal from their time in combat. The story deals with issues of violence, war, addiction, suicide and trauma. In lieu of admission, donations will be accepted in support of American Legion Post 44.

Annual Routt County budget meeting slated Wednesday

The 2017 budget meeting will be held from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Sarvis Creek meeting room at the historic Routt County Courthouse. The meeting is open to the public. In addition, there will be a public hearing for the 2017 budget from 5 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22 in the commissioner’s hearing room. The budget is slated to be adopted by the Board of County Commissioners at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13.

Community meditation for peace, harmony planned

The election is over, and it’s time to heal. To help the Steamboat Springs community come together, there will be a community meditation offered from 11:15 a.m. to noon Friday, Nov. 18 at the Yoga Center of Steamboat, 701 Yampa St. This will be a time of silence and personal reflection, and the meditation is a free event. Participants are welcome to quietly enter and leave the studio, as needed.

Local Rotary Club seeks grant applications

The Rotary Club of Steamboat Springs is seeking applications for the first round of grants in the 2015-16 funding cycle.

Applications can be found at or by emailing Jeremy Behling at

Applications are due by Dec 1 and can be submitted to

Hayden Congregational Church distributes food

Hayden Congregational Church Food Bank distributes free food to those in need.

For more information, call the church at 970-276-3510 or Pastor Jane at 970-757-0000, email or stop by the church, 202 E. Jefferson, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday.

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