Steamboat briefs: Tri Club at Old Town Hot Springs to be held Tuesday |

Steamboat briefs: Tri Club at Old Town Hot Springs to be held Tuesday

The Old Town Hot Springs Tri Club will hold an informational meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Old Town Hot Springs. More informationn about the Tri Club can be found online at For more questions, contact Jill Ruppel at 970-879-1828, ext. 311, or

Teen Council now taking applications for 2013-14

The Steamboat Springs Teen Council is accepting applications for the 2013-14 school year. Council members learn leadership and team-building skills while helping to guide community decisions that affect teens. Students in eighth through 11th grades can apply by the April 17 deadline. Download an application at For more information contact Kate Warnke at or 970-879-4300, ext. 354.

Oak Creek Public Library to host open house April 17

Oak Creek Public Library will host an open house from 3 to 6 p.m. April 17 as part of National Library Week. Those who attend can take a short tour of the library, watch a Mango foreign language database demonstration and hear a short presentation about what is available at the Oak Creek and Yampa libraries in South Routt. Refreshments will be served.

Success Steps Seminar to be held Thursday at CMC

A Success Steps Seminar about selling or buying a small business is from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday in Colorado Mountain College Room 213. The program will cover what type of information you need to evaluate a business opportunity, the most significant risks and how you minimize them, how to establish valuation parameters and how to prepare your business for sale. The program is presented by Yampa Valley Entrepreneurship Center manager Randy Rudasics. The cost is $10, which includes snacks and coffee. Register by calling 970-870-4491.

Routt County CattleWomen offers funding for students

The Routt County CattleWomen is offering scholarships to Routt County students who are a member of a family currently involved in Routt County beef production or pursuing a degree related to or benefiting the beef industry. Find an application at under the Scholarship page. The deadline is Wednesday. For more information, visit

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Mainstreet Steamboat committee seeks volunteers

The Mainstreet Steamboat Springs Design Committee is looking for volunteers. The committee focuses on how downtown Steamboat looks and functions. Some of the projects of the committee have included the downtown bus shelters; adopting Eagle Scout Park for cleanup, plantings and ongoing maintenance; assistance with the design and execution of the streetscape plan on Lincoln Avenue; and flower baskets. Upcoming projects will include the the Yampa Street revitalization and advocacy for sidewalks on Oak Street. The committee meets from 8:30 to 10 a.m. on the second Wednesday of each month in Centennial Hall, 124 10th St. Call Tracy Barnett at 970-846-1800 for more information or to sign up for a meeting reminder email list.

Food bank in Hayden will distribute food as needed

The Hayden Community Food Bank and outreach ministry of Hayden Congregational Church will distribute food on an as-needed basis. Call Theresa Stivers at 970-276-2507.