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Steamboat Chamber seeks volunteers for summer events

Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association is gearing up for the busy event season and looking for volunteers to help at one or more of the Chamber's signature events, which include the following. July Fourth Parade, July 4; Hot Air Balloon Rodeo, July 8 and 9; and Wild West Air Fest, Sept. 2. Volunteers will receive a free T-shirt.

To volunteer, visit or call 970-875-7005.

Submit Fourth of July events to Happenings online

Fourth of July is just around the corner, and it's time to be sure your community event is listed in Happenings. Steamboat Today will be publishing a list of Fourth of July events in its Friday, June 30 Explore section, so events must be submitted by 9 a.m. Thursday, June 29. Event organizers can submit their Happening listing by visiting the Steamboat Today events calendar via the "Happenings Submit Your Event" tab, which can be found on Contact Audrey Dwyer, Steamboat Pilot & Today arts and entertainment editor, at for additional information.

Local library slated to host Walking Book Club for kids

Bud Werner Memorial Library in Steamboat Springs will host a Walking Book Club for kids on select Tuesdays this summer. Participants will meet at 6 p.m. in the library's coffee shop and then walk to a surprise location to discuss the book and enjoy fun activities. Tuesday, the club will discuss "Fish in a Tree" by Lynda Hunt, and on July 18, the book is "Fuzzy Mud" by Louis Sachar. The third book club will be held on Aug. 15, and the book will be "Ms. Bixby's Last Day" by John David Anderson.

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The club is open to boys and girls age 9 and older. To sign up, visit the Kids Desk at the library or call 970-879-0240, ext. 313.

Program, panel to examine medicine in cancer treatment

Join a panel of oncologists and medical researchers from Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center to learn about precision medicine through this educational forum for patients, families, medical professionals and everyone touched by cancer.

Find out how precision medicine is making a difference in the lives of patients and their families. The event, hosted by Northwest Colorado Health, in association with Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, will take place from 5:30 to 7 p.m. July 17 at Strings Music Festival.

Get free tickets at, or pick up tickets at the box office.

For more information contact Suzi Mariano at 970-871-7631 or