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noon to 4 p.m. Monday, June 27 • VA TeleHealth Clinic, 2425 S. GrandAve., Glenwood Springs • 945-1007

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, June 27Grand River Hospital and Medical Center, south parking lotThe St. Mary's Blood Mobile will be at Grand River Hospital. Remember: Giving blood is a fast and easy way to save a life.

6 - 7 p.m. Monday, June 27CMC, 3695 Airport Road, Rifle625-1871;6 - 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 29CMC, 690 Colorado Ave., Carbondale963-2172 Colorado Mountain College will hold information sessions to explain the curriculum and application process for two newly approved bachelor's degrees in business administration and sustainability studies. All dates and times are subject to change.

9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 28 • Rifle Nursing Home

7 p.m. Tuesday, June 28 • Riviera Restaurant, Glenwood Springs • 945-7692

12:30 p.m. (English) and 6:30 p.m. (Spanish) Tuesday, June 28 • Rifle Branch LibraryAll the basic information you need to understand what credit is, and how to make it work for you. Learn about your credit score and credit report, and how to use credit cards and loans the smart way. Ways to deal with debt problems will also be discussed.

6 - 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 28 • WIN Health Institute Clinic, Basalt • (970) 279-4099, www.WINHealthInstitute.comDr. David Jensen and Christy Knott are co-sponsoring this presentation and discussion about the top superfoods available for optimum health. The focus will be health juices, energy blends and weight solutions.

4 p.m. to dusk Tuesday, June 28 • Glenwood's Downtown Market • 945-4448Pick up your $6 calendar and entry form at the Market booth in Centennial Park, scout out the historic downtown buildings, fill out your entry form and turn it back in at the Market booth, or bring your form to the Frontier Museum later.

10 p.m. Tuesday, June 28 • 403 Main St., CarbondaleGreg Mass

5 - 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 28 • James H. Smith North Star Open Space , Aspen • free • register: www.roaringfork.org/events; info: 927-1290 Bring your canoe, kayak, or ducky. Staff from Pitkin County Open Space & Trails and Roaring Fork Conservancy will give point out wildlife and discuss recent restoration activities along this mild two-hour float. Please dress appropriately; life jackets are required.

noon Wednesday, July 29 • Elk Creek Mining Co., 502 W. Main St., New Castle • RSVP by Tuesday at 4 p.m.: (970) 984-0373, vee8@rof.netCome join us and network with your community for lunch, fun and great conversation.

6:45 - 9 p.m. Wednesdays, June 29 through July 27 • suite 31, Third Street Center, Carbondale • $125 • redravenrichard@comcast.net, (970) 230-9016Learn the ancient art of shamanic journeying to the nonordinary worlds of the spirits to experience the wisdom of direct revelation. Each class will include teachings from the traditions, ceremonies for the creation of sacred space, and shamanic journey experiences.

6 - 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 29CMC, 690 Colorado Ave., Carbondale963-2172 Colorado Mountain College will hold information sessions to explain the curriculum and application process for two newly approved bachelor's degrees in business administration and sustainability studies. All dates and times are subject to change.

6 p.m. Thursday, June 30 • Glenwood Springs Community Center, 100 Wulfsohn Road • free • reservations are required: Judy, 928-7145How to see beyond today's issues and worries, take advantage of today's trends, and put long-term investments strategies to work for you. Hosted by Jay McGlade, Edward Jones financial advisor.

5 p.m. Thursday, June 30 • Glenwood Springs High School track • $10 for youths and adults, $50 for corporate relays • Mike Kishimoto, (970) 379-3365, demontrk@aol.com All ages welcome. Events will include 100 Meter hurdles, 50, 100, 200, 400, 800, and 1,600 meter runs, 4x100 meter relay, sprint relay, and 5K (7 p.m. start). All proceeds benefit Glenwood Springers Youth Track Club.

6 - 8 p.m. Friday, July 1 • The Floral Boutique, 453 Main St., Carbondale • 963-0866"This Crazy Life" by Russ Decker is a true story about overcoming things in your life that seem to be insurmountable. "Mountains of Inspiration, Reflections on Climbing Mountains" by Carol Deckard and photos by John Fielder.

9 p.m. to midnight Friday, July 1 • 2525 S. Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs • no cover chargePorchlights play rock, folk and bluegrass.

7:30 p.m. June 30, July 1, 2 • Thunder River Theatre, Carbondale • www.thunderrivertheatre.com"The Trip to Bountiful" tells the story of an elderly woman who wants to return home to the small town where she grew up, but is consistently stifled from leaving Houston by her daughter-in-law and an overprotective son.

7:30 p.m. Friday, July 1, and Saturday, July 2 • Cardiff School, Glenwood Springs • $15 adults, $12 students 18 & under, $45 family rate • 945-6247Camp Chair Productions presents its first show of the summer with a classic comedy.

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, July 1 - 4 • Rifle Wal-Mart Hot dogs/hamburgers, chips and drinks for $3. All proceeds go to the Rifle Animal Shelter.

7:30 p.m. July 1, 2 • Thunder River Theatre, Carbondale • www.thunderrivertheatre.com"The Trip to Bountiful" tells the story of an elderly woman who wants to return home to the small town where she grew up, but is consistently stifled from leaving Houston by her daughter-in-law and an overprotective son.

3 - 7 p.m. every FridayRedstone Company Store963-3408, deb@redstonecompanystore.comFresh Fridays, the new Redstone Farmers Market, will take place through the end of September. It features fresh fruits and produce from the North Fork Valley Growers of Paonia, including naturally grown cut fresh flowers, dairy goat cheeses, local farm eggs and local art.

7:30 p.m. July 2 • Thunder River Theatre, Carbondale • www.thunderrivertheatre.com"The Trip to Bountiful" tells the story of an elderly woman who wants to return home to the small town where she grew up, but is consistently stifled from leaving Houston by her daughter-in-law and an overprotective son.

9:30 a.m. Saturday, July 2 • Colorado Department of Transportation / Colorado State Patrol, 202 Centennial St., Glenwood Springs • $39 for those taking the class to attain their drivers permit, $79 for those that are required to attend due to courts or other authorities • www.aliveat 25.us, (866) 605-3900Successful completion of this 4 1/2 hour program will result in the immediate issuance of a National Safety Council Certificate, eligibility to get a driver's permit six months early, waiver of the required 6 hours of behind the wheel practice with a commercial instructor, and a possible reduction in liability insurance.

7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 2 • Cardiff School, Glenwood Springs • $15 adults, $12 students 18 & under, $45 family rate • 945-6247Camp Chair Productions presents its first show of the summer with a classic comedy.

7 - 8:30 p.m. Thursday, July 7 • Sunset Art Park, 1100 E. 16th St., Rifle • 625-3043, www.artsinrifle.org, info@artsinrifle.org Country and classic rock and roll with Coy Keithley and Friends.

3 - 7 p.m. every FridayRedstone Company Store963-3408, deb@redstonecompanystore.comFresh Fridays, the new Redstone Farmers Market, will take place through the end of September. It features fresh fruits and produce from the North Fork Valley Growers of Paonia, including naturally grown cut fresh flowers, dairy goat cheeses, local farm eggs and local art.

Friday and Saturday, July 8 and 9, 2011Rifle airportadmission and parking are free625-1091, www.rifleairport.comThe event features a jet-fueled school bus, the Golden Knights US Army Parachute Team, Aerostars, Matt Younkin, Bill Leff and the amazing 1,000' "Wall of Fire"and a concert by Aaron Tippin's Red White & Loud.

Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 9free and lunch will be providedTo reserve a place: 384-4899The Air Show will be held at the Rifle airport, and the Traveler will provide transportation on a first-come, first-served basis. There are 60 seats available.

7 p.m. Tuesday, July 12 • Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1630 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs • 404-1208 Nancy Stranger will talk about Copyrights for Visual Artists. The Glenwood Springs Art Guild provides these talks and demonstrations free to the public to stimulate creative art efforts and knowledge.

3 p.m. Tuesday, July 12 • Parachute libraryChallenge your taste buds to an afternoon of bug sampling! Grasshopper? Cockroach? Yummmmmm! This event, through the Garfield County Libraries, is part of the teen's Read Every Day summer program, and it's for real.

6 - 9 p.m. July 13CMC Carbondale Lappala Centerpreregistration required: 963-2172Are you at risk of losing you home? Find out how you can avoid foreclosure through refinancing, government programs and other options that night keep you in your home. Get information about who to call, what a foreclosure means to your lender, time lines and scams.

3 - 7 p.m. every FridayRedstone Company Store963-3408, deb@redstonecompanystore.comFresh Fridays, the new Redstone Farmers Market, will take place through the end of September. It features fresh fruits and produce from the North Fork Valley Growers of Paonia, including naturally grown cut fresh flowers, dairy goat cheeses, local farm eggs and local art.

10 a.m. Saturday, July 16 • Grand River Hospital and Medical Center, Colorado River Conference Room • free, but seating is limited • 625-6415Join Grand River's catering supervisor and pastry chef, Elisha Harvey. Each participant will get a cake to decorate and take home.

Check-in at noon, start 1 p.m. Saturdays, July 16, Aug. 13 and Sept. 17Gus Darien Arena, County Road 100, Carbondale$5 per eventMike Goscha, 274-3223; Steve Groom, 379-9978Barrels, poles, flags and rotating special event. All ages: 7 & under, 8-10, 11-13, 14-17, 18 & over. Volunteers needed.

7 - 8:30 p.m. Thursday, July 21 • Sunset Art Park, 1100 E. 16th St., Rifle • 625-3043, www.artsinrifle.org, info@artsinrifle.org Female acoustic duo with guitars and vocals by Shanti Gruber and Megan Goodwin

3 - 7 p.m. every FridayRedstone Company Store963-3408, deb@redstonecompanystore.comFresh Fridays, the new Redstone Farmers Market, will take place through the end of September. It features fresh fruits and produce from the North Fork Valley Growers of Paonia, including naturally grown cut fresh flowers, dairy goat cheeses, local farm eggs and local art.

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, July 25 • 1402 Blake Ave., Glenwood SpringsHigh Country RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program) and Colorado Mountain College are teaming up to help Food Bank of the Rockies. Great donations: tuna, ham, beef stew, chili, baked beans, soup, fruit, vegetables, peanut butter, jelly and pasta (nonglass containers are preferred).

6 - 9 p.m. July 27CMC Carbondale Lappala Center preregistration is required: 963-2172Addresses issues that arise after a divorce decree is entered. Topics include: enforcement of existing orders; modification of parenting plans; emergency situations; relocations and step-parent adoptions.

3 - 7 p.m. every FridayRedstone Company Store963-3408, deb@redstonecompanystore.comFresh Fridays, the new Redstone Farmers Market, will take place through the end of September. It features fresh fruits and produce from the North Fork Valley Growers of Paonia, including naturally grown cut fresh flowers, dairy goat cheeses, local farm eggs and local art.

7 - 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4 • Sunset Art Park, 1100 E. 16th St., Rifle • 625-3043, www.artsinrifle.org, info@artsinrifle.org Funk jazz, rhythm and blues band made up of high school and college students from the Roaring Fork Valley

Check-in at noon, start 1 p.m. Saturdays, Aug. 13 and Sept. 17Gus Darien Arena, County Road 100, Carbondale$5 per eventMike Goscha, 274-3223; Steve Groom, 379-9978Barrels, poles, flags and rotating special event. All ages: 7 & under, 8-10, 11-13, 14-17, 18 & over. Volunteers needed.

7 - 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 18 • Sunset Art Park, 1100 E. 16th St., Rifle • 625-3043, www.artsinrifle.org, info@artsinrifle.org A well-known local three-piece original and classic rock band, Dale, Tom and Danny are sure to please.

Check-in at noon, start 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17Gus Darien Arena, County Road 100, Carbondale$5 per eventMike Goscha, 274-3223; Steve Groom, 379-9978Barrels, poles, flags and rotating special event. All ages: 7 & under, 8-10, 11-13, 14-17, 18 & over. Volunteers needed.


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