Friday, July 4, 2003
Perry-Mansfield Camp offers free tours Tuesdays
Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts Camp is offering free tours at 10 a.m. every Tuesday in July. Visitors can see dance, theater, and musical theater classes at the National Historic Site, America's oldest performing arts camp. The tour lasts approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes, and includes some robust hiking. Visitors should meet at the camp office. Call 879-7125 for information and directions.
Art in the Park volunteers needed for booth
The Steamboat Springs Arts Council is looking for volunteers to help work its beverage booth at Art in the Park July 12 and 13. Call Erin at 879-9008.
Forest Service seeks
The U.S. Forest Service is seeking volunteers to help with the restoration of the Michigan River Guard Station, located near the town of Gould, next week.
Rehabilitation work needed on the log house, which was built in 1914, includes repairing the roof, floor, windows, door and brick chimney; replacing sill logs; installing gutters; upgrading the bathroom; improving drainage; and painting the interior. Dr. Harrison Goodall, an architectural historian, will lead the project, which runs Monday through Friday.
The Forest Service plans to use the station for nightly rentals to the public once restoration work is complete. Interested volunteers should call Joanne Sanfilippo at 870-2210.
CDOT hosts meeting on transportation plan
The Colorado Department of Transportation will host a public meeting on the update of its long-range, multimodal transportation plan for Northwest Colorado from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Olympian Hall. The meeting will extend the regional transportation planning horizon to 2030.
Women's mountain biking clinics being offered
Expert mountain biker and certified coach Katie Lindquist, World Champion 24-hour Mountain Bike Racer in 2000, will lead weekly women's only mountain bike clinics throughout the summer. This clinics are designed for women ages 16 and up at the beginner to intermediate level who are ready to move from a dirt road to a trail. Learn how to change a flat tire, get a better fit on your bike, navigate obstacles, work on braking, switchbacks, climbing and downhill skill building. Clinics take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Friday through Aug. 29. Meet at the Billy Kidd statue in Gondola Square. The cost is $45 per clinic. Call 871-5252 to register.
Storm hockey team works for tips at Rodeo
The Steamboat Storm women's hockey team will be working for tips today at the Steamboat Springs Pro Rodeo. Look for the team members inside the two concession trailers at the Brent Romick Rodeo Arena, where they will be selling cold beer and sodas.
LIFT-UP center will be closed next week
LIFT-UP of Routt County's Donation Center will be closed next week.
Donations will be accepted again on July 15 and 17, or by appointment the week of July 14. Call 879-3374.
All-levels yoga class offered at Health and Rec
A new all-levels yoga class is being offered from 7 to 8:15 a.m. Mondays at the Steamboat Springs Health and Recreation Center. The center continues to offer other all-level yoga classes at 6 a.m. and 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 7:15 to 8:45 a.m. Saturdays.