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Carbondale takes over Visit Colorado’s Instagram account

The town of Carbondale is taking over Visit Colorado’s Instagram account May 15-21. The account has more than 36,000 followers who, in that week, will be reached with photos of Carbondale, with your help.

To participate, just snap a photo representing Carbondale (like Mount Sopris, outdoor recreation, downtown Carbondale, trail, restaurants and shopping, distilleries and breweries, lodging and more). Tag your photo with #VisitCarbondaleCO, and post it to Instagram, Facebook or Twitter. Be sure to caption your photo with what it is, where it was taken, etc. The best photos will be selected and shared on Visit Colorado’s Instagram account, and you’ll get photo credit.

CRMS plant sale

The Colorado Rocky Mountain School Organic Garden Learning Center will hold its yearly plant sale from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday, May 16, and from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, May 17, at the school greenhouse, 500 Holden Way in Carbondale. CRMS students have been busy since January taking cuttings and starting seeds. This year’s organically grown selection is extensive, and all varieties have been selected for their suitability to the climate of the Roaring Fork Valley. Prices are reasonable and many varieties sell out, so it’s wise to arrive early. A complete plant list has been posted on the school’s website

Fade In, Fade Out In Ten Weeks

At a series of 10 workshops based on UCLA’s renowned MFA program and Joseph Campbell’s “The Hero’s Journey,” learn the basics from pitch to scene to act. The workshops run from 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays, March 18 to May 20, at 1329 Pitkin Ave. #26 in Glenwood Springs. Workshop leader Sandra Sharp is a graduate of the UCLA professional screenwriting program, columnist and published writer. RSVP to 720-585-9126 or

KDNK board of directors meeting

The KDNK board of directors will hold its next meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday, May 18, at the offices of KDNK, 76 S. Second St. in Carbondale. The meeting is open to the public. An agenda is posted at the KDNK office. For information call 970-963-0139.

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