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Calendar of Events - Oct. 4, 2012

THURSDAY, OCT. 4

Clogging Dance Classes

5 to 7 p.m. Thursdays • Apple Tree Community Room, New Castle • 970-379-0512

5 to 6 p.m. for ages 3.5 - to 7-years old; 6 to 7 p.m. for kids ages 8- and 9-years old. Classes are taught by a certified clogging instructor.

FRIDAY, OCT. 5

Project Learn 5th Day Program

8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Fridays • Wamsley Elementary School, 225 E. 30th Ave., Rifle • $40 • www.rifleprojectlearn.com, registration forms at Rifle Dental Care, 1430 Railroad Ave. • (970) 319-9137

Open to all K-5 students, weekly enrichment programs include music, brain games, mixed media art, outdoor activities, hands-on science, team building, language arts.

Vaccines For Teens and Flu Shot Clinic

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5 • Grand River Medical Clinic, 501 Airport Road in Rifle • 625-1100

Get your teens and pre-teens (ages 10-18) vaccinated. No appointment necessary. Flu shots will also be available at Grand River Hospital.

Silt Story Time

10 a.m., Fridays • Silt Branch Library, 600 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500, www.gcpld.org

Enjoy story time for kids and their accompanying adults every Friday.

SATURDAY, OCT. 6

Rifle Rampage

9:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6 • Rifle Action Park, 200 E. 16th St. • $5 registration fee • 665-6570, www.rifleco.org/recreation

Local skaters, bikers and scooters will compete against other skaters their age and ability in beginner and advanced divisions. Judging will be based on two solo, 60 second runs. Head down to the Action Park and watch these up and comers throw down.

Flu Clinic

10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 6 • Public Health, 195 W. 14th St., Rifle • 625-5200, www.garfield-county.com

No appointment necessary. Adult flu shot or mist, $20; Child flu shot or mist, $10. Accepting Medicaid, Medicare B, CHP+, cash or check only please. Provided by Garfield County Public Health.

MONDAY, OCT. 8

Ready to Read Story Time

11 a.m. Mondays • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, www.gcpld.org

Interactive story time with Miss Michelle.

Go 2 Work Workshop

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays • Colorado Mountain College Rifle Campus • Free • 384-8523

Resume assistance, career exploration, skill assessment/enhancement, and interviewing skills assistance are available. Prepare for your CareerReady Colorado Certificate. No preregistration is required.

Jazz and Ballet Dance Classes

5:45 to 7 p.m. Mondays • Apple Tree Community Room, New Castle • 970-379-0512

Ballet for kids 5- to 10-years old from 6 to 7 p.m.; Jazz for kids 5- to 10-years old from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m.; Jazz for adults from 6:45 to 7:45 p.m.

Bedtime Story Time

6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-4270, www.gcpld.org

Enjoy stories, songs, crafts, and a bedtime snack on the second Monday of each month.

TUESDAY, OCT. 9

Tackle it Tuesday

10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, www.gcpld.org

Calling all quilters, stampers, needle crafters and scrapbookers! We will have tables, irons, ironing boards and cutting mats set up for your convenience. Drop in and bring your project for a day of crafting, food and friends. Bring your own lunch, refreshments will be provided.

Silt Historical Park Open

Tuesdays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m., through Oct. 31 • 8th and Orchard • Free, donations appreciated • 876-5801 to arrange tours

Literacy Outreach Conversation Circle

Various times every Tuesday • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave., Rifle • Free • 945-5282 for info and times

Join a Literacy Outreach volunteer for Conversation Circle, a great way for adult English learners to practice their speaking skills in a safe environment. All speakers of other languages are welcome. Only English will be spoken.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 10

Silt Story Time

10 a.m. Wednesdays • Silt Branch Library, 600 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500, www.gcpld.org

Enjoy story time for kids and their accompanying adults every Wednesday.

Toddler Time

10 a.m. Wednesdays • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, www.gcpld.org

Story time designed just for toddlers, plus games, finger play and more.

New Castle Senior Luncheon

Noon Wednesdays • River Center, 126 North 4th St., New Castle • $2.50 donation suggest


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