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A&E Briefs for May 27 to June 2

THIS WEEKEND

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park: Music On The Mountain Kick-off

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Join Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park for the annual summer mountain-top concert series offering live music, dining options and drink specials. The kick-off concert features Beatles tribute band, Doctor Robert marks a new generation of tribute bands, bringing a thoroughly modern sound and feel to the Fab Four’s classics.

6-10 p.m. Friday, May 27

Admission: Bring a canned item for LIFT-UP food pantry and ride the tram for free after 4 p.m.

51000 Two Rivers Plaza Road

Info: 945-4228 and http://www.glenwoodcaverns.com/event/music-on-the-mountain-kick-off

Big Daddy’s Sports Bar: Live Music from The Logan Brothers

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Kick off the Memorial Day weekend with Big Daddy’s for live music featuring Local’s Choice and Strawberry Days Battle of the Bands winner The Logan Brothers. No cover and food and drink specials, including slow-roasted prime rib.

7 p.m. Friday, May 27

Admission: Free

55 Mel Rey Road

Info: http://www.bigdaddysglenwood.com

Ute Theater and Event Center: Dancing to the Music of Patsy Cline and More

RIFLE — Jeannie Walla and her talented musician friends bring their formidable skills to the Ute Theatre. You’ll want to wear your high-stepping cowboy boots and dance to the strains of traditional country tunes, particularly songs made famous by Patsy Cline and others.

8-10 p.m. Friday, May 27

Admission: $20

132 E. Fourth St.

Info: 665-6569, http://www.utetheater.com and http://www.utetheater.com/event/ute-theater-presents-dancing-music-patsy-cline

Heather’s Savory Pies and Tapas Bar: Live Music with Herd LP

BASALT — Enjoy the live music of singer-songwriters Larry and Patty Herd as they play contemporary, soulful groove, classic rock and pop Friday night at Heather’s in historic downtown Basalt.

8 p.m. Friday, May 27

Admission: Free

166 Midland Ave.

Info: 927-0151 and http://www.heatherssavorypies.com

Steve’s Guitars: New West Guitar Group

CARBONDALE — The New West Guitar Group comes to historic Carbondale with its refined sound that combines influences from jazz, blues, rock and americana musical styles.

8:30 p.m. Friday, May 27

Admission: $15

19 N. Fourth St.

Info: 963-3304, http://www.stevesguitars.net and http://www.newwestguitar.com

Rivers Restaurant: Live Music with Valle Musico

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Valle Musico plays elegant guitar music with jazz, classical, Latin and world beat music elements after dinner Friday night in the Rivers’ bar.

8:30 p.m. Friday, May 27

Admission: Free

2525 S. Grand Ave.

Info: 928-8813 and http://www.theriversrestaurant.com

Eagle Crest Nursery: Spring Fling Weekend

EL JEBEL — It’s Memorial Day Weekend and time for the Roaring Fork Valley to get out and plant something. Come in and celebrate your love for gardening with Eagle Crest. The nursery will have prize drawings, product promotions, food, fun and flowers. It’ll be the place to be.

8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 28 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 29

Admission: Free

400 Gillespie Dr.

Info: 963-1173, email ecn@eaglecrestnursery.com and http://www.eaglecrestnursery.com

Marble Distilling Company: Live Music with The Milemarkers

CARBONDALE — Join the Marble Distilling Company to welcome back MDC regular’s Nelson Oldham and Hap Harriman of The Milemarkers for another acoustic night of music. The Milemarkers skillfully crafted original Americana rock songs have received praise from music promoters and music. No cover, just come enjoy the music and sip on some of MDC’s new spring cocktails.

7-10 p.m. Saturday, May 28

Admission: Free

150 Main St.

Info: http://www.marbledistilling.com

Heather’s Savory Pies and Tapas Bar: Live Music with Tim Fox, Mark Johnson and Mike Facey

BASALT — Heather’s in historic downtown Basalt takes on a classic jazz vibe Saturday night to accompany tapas and a full bar and menu.

7 p.m. Saturday, May 28

Admission: Free

166 Midland Ave.

Info: 927-0151 and http://www.heatherssavorypies.com

Glenwood Vaudeville Revue: Traditional Vaudeville Show Spring 2016 Season Closer

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Glenwood’s award-winning vaudeville troupe closes its spring season with a two-hour, family-friendly dinner theater show featuring professional talent performing comedy skits, seasonal jokes, high-energy dance numbers, novelty songs and original comedic presentations. The summer season starts back up June 17.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, May 29; food, drinks and entertainment with show immediately following

Admission: $24/adults, $22/seniors and $16/kids (2-12 years old) show only; food and beverages optional and a la carte, 10% off groups of 10 or more

The Springs Theater, 915 Grand Ave.

Info and reservations: 945-9699 and http://www.gvrshow.com

UPCOMING

Marble Distilling Company: Showing of “The Big Lebowski”

CARBONDALE — Help the Marble Distilling Company kick off a week of non-stop celebration as Marble Distilling Co. approaches its first anniversary open in Carbondale. There will be two showings of the movie at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. along with $4 Dudes (cocktail) all day. Those guests who get in the spirit can dress up and be eligible for fun prizes.

5:30-10 p.m. Tuesday, May 31

Admission: Free

150 Main St.

Info: http://www.marbledistilling.com

Phat Thai and Marble Distilling Company: Distiller’s Dinner

CARBONDALE — The Marble Distilling Company continues its anniversary celebration by partnering with restauranteur and chef Mark Fischer at Carbondale’s Phat Thai for their first Distiller’s Dinner. Guests will be the first to get a sneak peak of MDC’s whiskey and baby bourbon paired alongside Phat Thai’s award-winning cuisine.

7-9:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 1

Admission: Tickets are limited for the five-course dinner/cocktail pairing

150 Main St.

Info: Call Phat Thai at 963-7001 to make a reservation and http://www.marbledistilling.com

Steve’s Guitars: The California Honeydrops

CARBONDALE — The California Honeydrops is an American blues and R&B band, formed in November 2007 playing in the subway stations of Oakland. The band comes to the intimate room of Steve’s for a one-of-a-kind show.

8:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 1

Admission: $15

19 N. Fourth St.

Info: 963-3304, http://www.stevesguitars.net and http://www.cahoneydrops.com

Marble Distilling Company: Live Music and Artist Reception

CARBONDALE — Music has become such a big part of Marble Distilling Company over the past year, it only seems appropriate that local, live music is in the mix of its week-long birthday celebration. Enjoy the local sounds of singer-songwriter Steve Skinner with Louie Girardot, Captain X and special guests. They play a variety of original music from folk to funk, hip-hop to rock ‘n roll. Fun lyrics, passionate performances and all-star guest musicians. In addition, MDC welcomes Carbondale’s Art-Around-Town artists and the public to come in for cocktails and small bites after the Carbondale Art Walk.

7-10 p.m. Thursday, June 2

Admission: Free

150 Main St.

Info: http://www.marbledistilling.com

64th Annual Rallye Glenwood

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — The MG Car Club – Rocky Mountain Centre invites the public to celebrate the 64th Annual Rallye Glenwood Springs, the oldest continually-held time-speed-distance rallye in the U.S.

Friday, June 3 through Sunday, June 5

Admission: Free

Two Rivers Park, 740 Devereux Road

Info: http://www.mgcc.org/60thglenwood

Ute Theater and Event Center: Rifle First Fridays Presents Valle Musico with Jake Statler

RIFLE — Valle Musico’s musical collaboration is an exploration of guitars and percussion, the improvisational and notated aspects of classical, jazz, world beat musical genres and how they blend, combine and fuse.

5:30-9 p.m. Friday, June 3

Admission: Free

132 E. Fourth St.

Info: 665-6569, http://www.utetheater.com and http://www.utetheater.com/event/rifle-first-fridays-presents-valle-musico-wspecial-guest-jake-statler

Marble Distilling Company: First Friday with Ryan Chrys and The Rough Cuts

CARBONDALE — Join in the fun of Carbondale’s First Friday arts events around town for a block party, MDC-style. The street will be closed off for a summer launch party complete with food trucks and and evening of live modern outlaw country music from Ryan Chrys and The Rough Cuts out of Denver.

5:30-11:55 p.m. Friday, June 3

Admission: Free

150 Main St.

Info: http://www.marbledistilling.com

Dance Initiative and CoMotion: Artist in Residence Performance

CARBONDALE — Dance Initiative concludes its first Artist in Residence of 2016 with a studio performance of original work created by spring artists Laura Ann Samuelson and Meg Madorin. Over the course of two months, Samuelson and Madorin have worked together to create a solo, “We Care,” They have also collaborated with dancers Alya Howe, Chloe Burton, Dana Ellis, Deborah Colley, Emily Fifer and Meagan Shapiro, of Carbondale-based dance company, CoMotion: a conscious movement project, to create an improvisation-based work.

8:30-9:30 p.m. First Friday, June 3 and Saturday, June 4

Admission: $10/online, $15/door; seating limited

The Launchpad, 76 S. Fourth St.

Info and online tickets: 963-8681, email danceinitiative@gmail.com and http://www.danceinitiative.org

Carbondale Council on Arts and Humanities (CCAH): Betty Jane Schuss Memorial Garden Dedication Reception

CARBONDALE — Join CCAH and Dance Initiative for the dedication of the Betty Jane Schuss Memorial Garden. The Launchpad’s edible gardens, flagstone patio and pathways, rock amphitheater, and more were made possible by the Betty Jane Schuss Foundation and is open to the public. The community is welcome to take a lunch break on the back patio at the community table and benches, made by Mike Rand. Bring the kids by to pick kale, chard, herbs, and strawberries and then play in the willow nest created by Rob and Ginger Janssen High Mountain Gardens. More sculptures will pop up as the Sculpture Garden takes shape.

5:30 p.m. Friday, June 3

Admission: Free

R2 Gallery at The Launchpad, 76 S. Fourth St.

Info: 963-1680 and http://www.carbondalearts.com

CCAH: “Mandalas Considered: New Paintings by Richard Carter” Opening Reception

CARBONDALE — Join CCAH for the opening of “Mandalas Considered,” a solo exhibition featuring new paintings by Richard Carter. His valley roots reach back to the conversion of Aspen’s old Holy Cross Power House into the Aspen Center for Visual Arts (now the Aspen Art Museum). His exhibition at The Launchpad uses the mandala’s form as a meditation in painting, and to also invoke science and geometry while going on a bender with color.

Artist’s reception 6-8 p.m. Friday, June 3

Gallery hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, until June 24

Admission: Free

R2 Gallery at The Launchpad, 76 S. Fourth St.

Info: 963-1680 and http://www.carbondalearts.com

Glenwood Vaudeville Revue: Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley Bluegrass Concert

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley perform at the Glenwood Vaudeville Revue venue for a show great for fans of bluegrass. Ickes is a multiple IBMA award-winning dobro player formerly of Blue Highway. He played the Vaudeville previously with Jim Hurst. Hensley has a voice with the soul of Merle Haggard and a versatile tonality that has an old school country sound but is freshly cut.

Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 3, showtime 7:30 p.m.

Admission: $20/person; food and beverage extra

The Springs Theater, 915 Grand Ave.

Info: 945-9699 and http://www.gvrshow.com

Marble Distilling Company: Bloodys and Bluegrass

CARBONDALE — As Marble Distilling Company starts to wind down from a week-long birthday celebration, cap off the week with Bloody Marys and live bluegrass. Join the MDC staff in the Tasting Room all day for specials on the signature Bonedale Bloody. Welcome the sounds of a valley favorite, Hell Roaring String Band, featuring a mix of guitar, mandolin, banjo, fiddle, and stand-up base. The band plays everything from traditional, contemporary, rock and blues to pop-infused bluegrass.

3-6 p.m. Saturday, June 4

Admission: Free

150 Main St.

Info: http://www.marbledistilling.com

CCAH: Youth Summer Camp Registration

CARBONDALE — Youth summer camps include YogArts, for ages 5-9, June 6-9 with four full days of creative yoga with arts experiences integrated throughout. The Maker Table Art Camp, for ages 8-14, is a project-based camp July 5-8 geared for youth looking to hone their skills and work toward personal goals as young artists. Joining the Roaring Fork Valley Lemonade Day tradition, CCAH offers a Lemonade Day Camp, for ages 8+, on July 11-14 to help young creative entrepreneurs learn the ropes of starting a business. The summer concludes on Aug. 1-4 with its Ultimate Arts Camp: four days of outdoor art adventures with music, movement, and daily projects through out for ages 5-9. All camps taught by Rochelle Norwood.

Tuition: $150 per camp/non-members and $125/CCAH members. Pre-registration required.

Starting Monday, June 6

R2 Gallery at The Launchpad, 76 S. Fourth St.

Info: 963-1680 and http://www.carbondalearts.com

New Castle Recreation Dept.: Youth Art Classes

NEW CASTLE — The New Castle Recreation Dept., in partnership with Inky Hands Studio and local art educator Lynne Cassidy, offers themed youth art classes this summer at the. Participants ages 5+ will dive in and make a variety of imaginative 2D and 3D mixed media art projects. Painting, printmaking, fiber arts, paper mache, cardboard sculpture design, collage, eco crafts and much more will be offered.

Weekly sessions are offered from 2-3:30 p.m. beginning June 6 through the end of the month

New Castle Community Center, 423 W. Main St.

Admission: $65, including materials

Pre-registration required one week prior to class: http://www.newcastlerec.com

Info: 984-3352 and and http://www.newcastlerec.com

New Castle Recreation Dept.: Clogging Dance Program

NEW CASTLE — The New Castle Recreation Dept., in partnership with local resident Destinee Fowler, offers a new clogging dance program at the New Castle Community Center. Clogging is a type of folk dance in which the dancer’s footwear is used percussively by striking the heel, the toe, or both against a floor or each other to create audible rhythms, usually to the downbeat with the heel keeping the rhythm.

5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday evenings for children in grades 1-5; 6:30-7:30 p.m. for those in grades 6+ beginning on June 9 through August 4

Admission: $60 by June 1, $70 after that date

Info: 984-3352 and and http://www.newcastlerec.com

Garfield County Libraries: Marc Berger in Concert

GARFIELD COUNTY — In this special concert at the libraries, Marc Berger performs his critically acclaimed, cinematic American Western song cycle, RIDE, accompanied by Rob Meador on mandolin and guitar. This free program also includes tales of Berger’s experiences in the West, and how those experiences influenced the creation of the songs.

6:30 p.m., Monday, June 6, Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way, 285-9870; Tuesday, June 7, Silt Branch Library, 680 Home Ave., 876-5500; and Wednesday, June 8, Glenwood Springs Branch Library, 815 Cooper Ave., 945-5958

Admission: Free

Info: http://www.gcpld.org

SoL Theatre Company: Summer Musical Theatre Camp

CARBONDALE — Sign up now for SoL’s summer musical theatre camp for ages 6-12. See your child’s hard work come to life on stage. There will be two performances of the summer camp production the final week.

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, June 6-24

Tuition: $495/student

520 S. Third St.

Info: Executive Director Jennifer Michaud at 274-0894 or email soltheatrecompany@gmail.com

Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association: 119th Annual Strawberry Days Festival

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — This weekend-long event features live music and main stage entertainment, a FamilyFest area with interactive, entertaining and creative experiences for the kids; an arts and crafts fair, food court, old-fashioned carnival, parade down Grand Avenue, and of course free strawberries and ice cream on Saturday after the parade, a tradition for the past century.

Starting at 12 p.m. Friday, June 17 running through Sunday, June 19

Admission: Free

Sayre Park (Strawberry Park), 1702 Grand Ave.

Info: http://www.glenwoodchamber.com/strawberry-days-festival.html

Ute Theater and Event Center: The 101st Army Band

RIFLE — Join the 101st Army Band for a rousing, inspirational matinee concert. The concert will feature wonderful patriotic music, with an emphasis on service, sacrifice, and the mission of the Colorado National Guard. The band provides a “salute to service,” recognizing all veterans in attendance with the playing of their respective service song.

2-3:30 p.m. Sunday, June 19

Admission: Free, and tickets not required

132 E. Fourth St.

Info: 665-6569, http://www.utetheater.com and utetheater.com/event/e-ute-theater-presents-101st-army-band-live

Ute Theater and Event Center: James McMurtry

RIFLE — The son of acclaimed author Larry McMurtry (“Lonesome Dove,” “Terms of Endearment”), James McMurtry grew up on a steady diet of Johnny Cash and Roy Acuff records. His first album, “Too Long in the Wasteland” (1989), was produced by John Mellencamp and marked the beginning of a series of acclaimed projects for Columbia and Sugar Hill. In 1996, McMurtry received a Grammy nomination for his long-form music video of “Where’d You Hide The Body.”

7:30-10 p.m. Thursday, June 23

Admission: $5; children 3 and younger are free. Children younger than 13 must be accompanied by an adult.

132 E. Fourth St.

Info: 665-6569 and http://www.utetheater.com

ONGOING

Cooper Corner Gallery: Mother’s Day-themed Exhibit

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — In honor of Mother’s Day in May, Cooper Corner Gallery features the “In Bloom” theme in art showing a variety of pieces with flowers.

Admission: Free

315 Eighth St.

Info: http://www.coopercornergallery.com

Glenwood Springs Center of the Arts: “Summer of Jazz: A Retrospective Exhibit”

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Visit the art center gallery and relive the history of 30 years of community summer concerts at Two Rivers Park. The Glenwood Springs Center of the Arts has worked with creators and supporters of the Summer of Jazz to bring you an exhibit that exemplifies the tradition of music in the park — all the work, love, bands, and people that have made it a staple to Glenwood Springs’ summers since 1985. Through July 1.

Admission: Free

601 E. Sixth St.

Info: http://www.glenwoodarts.org

Carbondale Clay Center: “Room” by Matthew Eames

CARBONDALE — The Carbondale Clay Center’s May gallery exhibition features new work by Matthew Eames, running though May 27. His work explores the relationship of structure and it’s psychological impacts on daily life.

Admission: Free

135 Main St.

Info: 963-2529 and http://www.carbondaleclay.org

Cooper Wine and Spirits: Free Tastings

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Enjoy free tastings every weekend in downtown Glenwood Springs, as Cooper Wine and Spirits showcases different varieties of hand-selected wines, craft beers and Colorado spirits.

5-7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays

Admission: Free

732 Cooper Ave.

Info: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Cooper-Wine-Spirit/206692372844660

CCAH: “Renascence: Works by Daniel Sprick, Dean Bowlby, Andrea Kemp and Gregory Tonozzi

CARBONDALE — CCAH presents “Renascence,” an art exhibition featuring original works by Daniel Sprick, Dean Bowlby, Andrea Kemp and Gregory Tonozzi, running through May 27. The term “renascence” is an older term for “renaissance” and refers to a renewal, or revival, in the world of the classical arts and the spirit of learning and culture.

Gallery hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays

Admission: Free

R2 Gallery at The Launchpad, 76 S. Fourth St.

Info: 963-1680 and http://www.carbondalearts.com

Integra Sports and Vicco’s Charcoalburger Drive-In: Bike Night

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — The riding season is here and Integra Sports and Vicco’s Charcoalburger Drive-In host bike night events. Eat, hang out, look at bikes, and have the chance to win raffle prizes and give-aways.

3:30 p.m. Saturdays

Admission: Fee

2802 S. Grand Ave.

Info: http://www.integramotorsports.com and http://www.charcoalburger.com

Colorado Mountain College (CMC): CMC Art Students/Bookcliffs Art Center Fine Arts Show

RIFLE —The CMC Rifle campus hosts an art show featuring the works of students, faculty and Bookcliffs Arts Center members.

Admission: Free

3695 Airport Road

Info: http://www.coloradomtn.edu/campuses/rifle

Chapman’s Pub: Tutus and Karaoke

NEW CASTLE — Every Friday, its karaoke at Chapman’s Pub. Come on down to croon your old favorites. Grab and friend and make it a night out with signature drinks and a great fun vibe. Karaoke starts at 8:30 p.m. Fridays

Admission: Free

366 W. Main St.

Info: 984-7249 and http://www.chapmanspubhouse.com

Farm Fresh Cafe and Steakhouse: Crab Dinner and Live Music

RIFLE — Enjoy a crab dinner with 1 and 1/2 pounds of Opilio crab, two sides, and soup or salad bar, followed by live music by the Goodman Band from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m.

5 p.m. Fridays

Admission: Free; $22.99/dinner

1733 Railroad Ave.

Info: http://www.clubfresh.me

Farm Fresh Cafe and Steakhouse: Live Music and Dance

RIFLE — Take free country dance lessons from 5:30-7 p.m., then practice your new moves to live music by Spaghetti Western from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m., with a prime rib dinner in between.

5:30 p.m. Saturdays

Admission: Free; $19.99/dinner

1733 Railroad Ave.

Info: http://www.clubfresh.me

Glenwood Vaudeville Revue: Live Music and Dancing

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — A new night of fun courtesy of the Glenwood Vaudeville Revue featuring dancing, dance instruction and live music by the Blu Plate Special band with Rich Ganson, Michael Jude, John Michel and Chris Bank. Full menu and bar available. All ages and abilities welcome. No reservations required.

Doors open at 6 p.m., dance instruction at 6:30 p.m., live music and dancing 7:30 p.m. Mondays

Admission: $15/dance instruction and $10/live music and dancing; food and bar extra

The Springs Theater, 915 Grand Ave.

Info: 945-9699 and http://www.gvrshow.com

Glenwood Vaudeville Revue: Traditional Vaudeville Show Spring 2016 Season

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Celebrate the new year with the community as Vaudeville offers a two-hour, family-friendly dinner theater show with professional talent performing comedy skits, seasonal jokes, high-energy dance numbers, novelty songs and original comedic presentations.

Doors open at 6:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays (one final Sunday show) through May 29, food; drinks and entertainment with show immediately following

Admission: $24/adults, $22/seniors and $16/kids (2-12 years old) show only; food and beverages optional and a la carte, 10% off groups of 10 or more

The Springs Theater, 915 Grand Ave.

Info and reservations: 945-9699 and http://www.gvrshow.com

Crystal Glass Studio: Glassroom Open House

CARBONDALE — The Crystal Glass Studio is now offering glass art classes, with 10 percent off for early registration.

Tuition: Varies

50 Weant Blvd.

Info and class schedule: 963-3227 and email mary@crystalglassstudio.com

Midland Arts Company: Local Artisan and Craft Items

RIFLE — Midland Arts Company has moved to a bigger and better, new location. This co-operative gift shop features the work of Western Slope artists: handmade soaps and candles, fabric arts, iron work, original paintings, and turned-wood lamps, artisan jewelry and pottery.

Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday

Admission: Free

101 E. Third St., Rifle

Info: 625-3068 and http://www.midlandartscompany.com

Colorado Mountain College (CMC) ArtShare Gallery: Ceramist Lisa Ellena

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Enjoy the innovative art of CMC adjunct instructor Lisa Ellena with her next exhibit “Dream About Thinking.” Her functional pottery and encaustic work is displayed in downtown Glenwood.

Admission: Free

802 Grand Ave.

Info: 947-8367 and http://www.cmcartshare.com

Coredination and Bonedale Ballet: New Total Barre class with Vicki Tobia

CARBONDALE — A new Total Barre, a 60-minute dance-inspired body-conditioning workout, class with Vicki Tobia. She has an extensive and professional background in dance, pilates and fitness.

5:30-6:30 p.m. Mondays

First class special: $5 off your first class

455 S. Third St.

Info and to RSVP: Alexandra Jerkunica at 379-2187 and http://www.bonedaleballet.com

CCAH: Classes at The Launchpad

CARBONDALE — Movement, music, and dance classes are in full swing at The Launchpad. Crystal River Ballet, The Yard Hip Hop, Carbondale Rhythm Collective, DanceLAB, Core Healing Arts, Aspen Dance Connection, and more offer classes for all ages seven days a week. Pick up a full schedule at the Launchpad or visit and click on Launchpad.

76 S. Fourth St.

Info: e-mail contact@launchpadcarbondale.com and http://www.carbondalearts.com

The Powers Art Center: Art Gallery

CARBONDALE — The Powers Art Center strives to teach the public about contemporary and pop art through exhibitions.

Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday

Admission: Free

13110 Colorado 82

Info: 963-4445, e-mail menglish@powersartcenter.org and http://www.powersartcenter.org

Harvest Pottery: Jail House Studio/Gallery

CARBONDALE — Harvest Pottery has opened its doors to the Jail House Studio/Gallery with new work on display. The historic jailhouse and cabin is free to visit and open to the public.

Admission: Free

500 Weant Blvd.

Info: 963-2550, email harvestpottery@q.com and http://www.harvestpottery.com

Grove’s Black Dog Saloon: Open Mic Nights

NEW CASTLE — Open Mic every Sunday for music therapy at the Black Dog Saloon.

5 p.m. Sundays

Admission: Free

219 W. Main St.

Info: 984-0999, http://www.thedognewcastle.com and http://www.facebook.com/pages/Groves-Black-Dog-Saloon

CCAH: Figure Drawing Sessions

CARBONDALE — Drop-in, non-taught model figure drawing session facilitated by Philip Hone Williams with a live figure model.

6-9 p.m. Mondays

CCAH classroom, Third Street Center

Info: 456-2865 or e-mail honewilliams@gmail.com to reserve space

Hotel Colorado: Monday Night Jazz

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — The Hotel Colorado features valley musicians for Monday night jazz jam sessions, including Justin Pfeifer on piano, Ashton Taufer on bass, and Zach Ritchie on drums. Middle through high school, as well as local, musicians of all levels have an opportunity to hone their skills and enjoy camaraderie and networking with fellow jazz musicians.

7-9:30 p.m. Mondays

Admission: Free

124 W. Sixth St.

Info: e-mail zgritchie@gmail.com and http://www.hotelcolorado.com

Carbondale Beer Works: Phat Pagan Open Mic Night

CARBONDALE — Patrick Fagan invites performers of all types for free expression, liberal libations and musical invention. No cover.

7:30 p.m. Mondays

Admission: Free

647 Main St.

Info: 704-1216 and http://www.carbondalebeerworks.com

Rivers: Open Mic Nite

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Open mic for artists of all types hosted by Dan Rosenthal. All talents welcome. $1 taco special. No cover.

8-10 p.m., Wednesdays

Admission: Free

2525 S. Grand Ave.

Info: 928-8813

Grove’s Black Dog Saloon: Geeks Who Drink

NEW CASTLE — Geeks Who Drink (not your average) Pub Trivia Thursdays at the Black Dog Saloon.

7:30 p.m. Thursdays

Admission: Free

219 W. Main St.

Info: 984-0999, http://www.geekswhodrink.com and http://www.facebook.com/pages/Groves-Black-Dog-Saloon

Main Street Gallery: Regional artists

GLENWOOD SPRINGS AND CARBONDALE — Works by Dean Bowlby, Stephen Datz, Berard Hofmann, Jane Lee, Linda Loeschen and Mary Noone. The gallery also specializes in preservation-quality framing.

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday

399 Main St., Carbondale

Admission: Free

Info: http://www.mainstreetgall.com, 945-4817 and 963-3775

Cooper Wine and Spirits: Free Tastings

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Enjoy free tastings every weekend in downtown Glenwood Springs, as Cooper Wine and Spirits showcases different varieties of hand-selected wines, craft beers and Colorado spirits.

5-7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays

Admission: Free

732 Cooper Ave.

Info: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Cooper-Wine-Spirit/206692372844660


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