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June 3, 2013
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Midwifery film night

Mountain Family Midwifery and Alpine Gardens will host a film presentation of Le Premier Cri on Sunday, May19, at 5:30 p.m. at Alpine Gardens in Silverthorne. Le Premier Cri, a 2008 Cesar Awards nominee for best documentary, follows 10 women from different cultures around the world in the days surrounding their births. With stunning cinematography and a beautiful soundtrack, Le Premier Cri presents the universal experience of childbirth from a rare multicultural perspective. Le Premier Cri has been called “the most beautiful film about birth that you’ll never see,” as it was exclusively released in Europe. The screening offered in Silverthorne is one of only a handful in the United States. Admission is $5 and walk-ins are welcome. RSVP to Caroline Falkenburg at caroline@worldhomeopathy.com.

Keystone seeks volunteers

How can you make an impact at Keystone Science School? Volunteer opportunities are endless. Specifically we need help moving boxes on the afternoon of Friday, May 24. To confirm your availability or for more information on volunteering, contact Amanda at aseidler@KeystoneScienceSchool.org.

Breck Dining Passports

The Breckenridge Restaurant Association (BRA) is offering spring dining specials at participating restaurants as a fundraiser for its scholarship program. In 2013 alone, the BRA awarded about $9,000 in scholarships to local high school students. In order to replenish this fund, the $10 donation for the passports will go toward the scholarship program. This also allows the BRA to support other community events and programs, including the USA Pro Cycling Challenge, the Dew Tour, various concerts and events, customer service training and the culinary kitchen at Colorado Mountain College. Breckenridge Dining Passports are each valid for two people and get specials valid now through June 13. Passports are available at the Breckenridge Welcome Center and participating restaurants.

Organ transplant support

Tuesday, May 21, from 7-8:30 p.m. at Summit County Community and Senior Center, 0083 Nancy’s Place, CR 1014, Frisco, CO 80443. All pre- and post-transplant patients welcome. We look forward to seeing you. Please contact David Bailey with questions, (970) 485-5884.

Job-seeker workshops

Drop in any time on Tuesdays between noon and 4 p.m. in Computer Lab Room 11 at Colorado Mountain College in Dillon. Services available include: computer access, Internet job searches, job application and resume assistance, interviewing skills, interest inventories, computer-based work-skill enhancement, skill assessment and certification through ACT WorkKeys. Earn the new CareerReady Colorado Certificate. Also: skill training through Career Ready 101, a web-based study program; information on Colorado Mountain College classes and financial aid; information on other training and educational resources; online registration for Colorado WorkForce Center; information regarding WIA (WorkForce Investment Act) benefits; and referrals to additional services.

Breck Montessori enrolling

Breckenridge Montessori is currently enrolling for the 2013-14 school year. The preschool is a full member of the American Montessori Society and teaches a full Montessori curriculum of practical life, sensorial, language, math and cultural. The school is open Monday-Friday for children aged 2 1/2 to 5 years of age. For more information please visit our website at www.breckenridgemontessori.com or call us at (970) 547-7661. Space is limited.

Friday Night at the Museum

May is designated as Preservation Month. The Old Dillon Schoolhouse Museum will celebrate this with an open house on Friday, May 24, from 5-7 p.m. All are invited to come and discover what the museum has to offer, enjoy refreshments and hear about our exciting summer events. We are located at 403 La Bonte Dr. in Dillon. The Dillon Schoolhouse Museum is open Tuesday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m., beginning Saturday, May 25-Aug. 31.

Umpires needed

Summit Youth Baseball and Softball and American Legion are looking for umpires for the upcoming youth baseball and softball season. We are also looking for an umpire in chief. Please call 262-5778. Games will begin the week of June 3.


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