Weekend Planner February 21-23

Your Story, Your Life

10 a.m. Friday — A facilitated workshop for adults interested in writing personal histories, one story at a time. Participants can explore their legacy of living and the wisdom of their experience. Facilitated by Shelly Merriam, historian/writer/genealogist.

Glenwood Springs Library, 815 Cooper Ave.

Fridays @ Your Library: Arts and Crafts

1 p.m. Friday — Every third Friday of the month, drop-in for a make and take arts and craft project. Supplies are provided for this free, fun activity.

Rifle Library, 207 East Ave.

Friday Afternoon Club: Guilty Pleasure

5 p.m. Friday — Guilty Pleasure plays good time rock’n’roll with a twist.

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, 51000 Two Rivers Plaza Road, Glenwood Springs | free with the Friday coupon from the Glenwood Springs Post Independent for up to four people after 4 p.m.

Open Juncture: Metal + Clay Opening Reception

6-8 p.m. Friday — Opening reception with an artist talk at 7 p.m. This exhibition spotlights works and collaborations from local metal and clay artists Megan Wussow, Liz Heller, Mark Cesark, K Rhynus Cesark, Nancy Lovendahl, and Scott Keating.

Carbondale Clay Center, 135 Main St., Carbondale

Cirque d’Sopris: A show of youth design, daring and dance

6 p.m. Friday and Saturday — Cirque d’Sopris is a beautiful, joyous celebration of everything that makes Carbondale the special place it is. Art, dance, music, theatre, and martial arts come together for an amazing night of entertainment.

Third Street Center Community Hall, 520 S. Third St., Carbondale

Jill Cohn

7 p.m. Friday — Cohn’s songs pay homage to artists like Joni Mitchell, Sarah McLachlan and the Counting Crows, but she has a sound all her own. A full-time musician since 1999, Cohn has released twelve critically-acclaimed independent release.

Marble Distilling Co. & The Distillery Inn, 150 Main St., Carbondale |

Low End

8:30-11:30 p.m. Friday — Low End play rock, blues and reggae with a twist.

Rivers Restaurant, 2525 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs | no cover charge

Mardi Gras Celebration w/ ZIN ZIN

9 p.m. Friday — Cajun, Creole, Zydeco, Americana dance band based on Colorado’s Western Slope.

Glenwood Springs Brew Garden, 115 Sixth St. Glenwood Springs.


6 p.m. Saturday — Dance and dine, socialize and game with your neighbors and friends supporting our valley’s student athletes from BHS, RFHS and GWS. A silent auction and mystery box adds to the excitement of craps, roulette, poker, Texas Hold’em and Black Jack. BJ the DJ will fire up the dance floor.

Homestead Bar and Grill, 303 River Valley Ranch Road, Carbondale | $35 – $60 (cash bar, 21 years and older)


8 p.m. Saturday — Amorphic gets inspiration from some of the jam band giants as well as many jazz, fusion, folk and more prog-based artists.

The Black Nugget, 403 Main St., Carbondale

The Ley Line

8:30 p.m. Saturday — Raised on the North American traditions of blues, folk and soul and inspired by their world travels, the four women of Ley Line transcend genres and languages, blending influences from Brazil, Latin America and West Africa.

Steve’s Guitars, 19 N. Fourth, Carbondale | 963-3304

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