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Today and every Friday is bike/hike to school day!

Hike and Bike to School starts FRIDAY September 11 and will continue every FRIDAY until weather shuts us down. We are looking for 1 volunteer to patrol a crossing at Logan and Laurel St. Arrive at 7:45. It’s fun!  For more information contact Sally Cariveau. Hikers/Bikers:  Volunteers will be out to patrol Butcher Knife trail and the significant cross walks along the routes […]

School Lunches can be Waste Free!

  Waste-Free Lunch Yampa Valley students are working hard to reduce waste in the lunchroom. All schools collect recycling and some schools are even collecting food waste to be turned into compost and packaging to be upcycled into new products. But, after all the lunchroom waste has been recycled, upcycled and composted, there are still […]

New electronics this holiday? Recycle the old and help fund SS!

Help fund Sustainable Schools while responsibly Recycling!!  Sustainable Schools is doing its part to help properly recycle all types of old cell phones and other small electronics (P&S cameras, tablets and MP3 players). WHERE? Collection boxes are located: In the lobby of Wells Fargo Bank in downtown Steamboat Springs at Third and Lincoln Lobby hours are […]

CMC Launches Internship Program

Colorado Mountain College’s (CMC) bachelor programs in Business and Sustainability have announced that starting this coming semester in January 2014, their students can now participate in a formal Internship Program that connects students with local businesses and organizations.  Nearly a year in the making, the internship handbook can be viewed here. http://www.yvsc.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/cmc-internship-field-handbook-11-26-13.docx To set up […]