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Parents’ Day Out

Parents, drop off your kids for a morning or full day of fun Saturday, Dec. 5, at Two Rivers Community School, 195 Center Drive in Glenwood Springs. Enjoy some time by yourself or do some Christmas shopping, all the while knowing that your child (age 4 through fifth grade) will be cared for in a safe, secure and supervised environment. Crafts, games and outdoor play will be provided. Two snacks will be provided, but children must have their own lunch. Forms for preregistration, which is strongly encouraged, are due Wednesday, Dec. 2. Cost for half day (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.) is $20 in advance/$25 at the door; full day (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) is $30/$35; and three or more kids half day is $55/$60 and full day is $80/$85. Proceeds go to eighth-grade Mexico service trip. For information call 970-309-0669 or email Form available at

Author Talk: Evan Zislis

Evan Zislis, local author of the overnight Amazon international bestseller “ClutterFree Revolution: Simplify Your Stuff, Organize Your Life & Save the World,” will share some of his organizational secrets as part of his Hometown Book Tour. A timely tough-love pep talk for American families, this book is the quintessential pocket guide for clearing out, getting organized and thriving with less stuff and more life. Talk is at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 3, at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library. For more information, call 970-945-5958.

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Comedy Film Festival

The Glenwood Mountain Lions Club Branch is teaming up with the Glenwood Springs Branch Library to present a Comedy Film Festival on Friday, Dec. 4, and Saturday, Dec. 5. The fun begins on Friday at 7 p.m. with “Blazing Saddles” (rated R). On Saturday, “Ghostbusters” (PG) will be shown at 1 p.m., followed by “Airplane!” (PG) at 4 p.m., and “Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!” (PG-13) at 7 p.m. Admission is free and popcorn will be available. For more information, call 970-945-5958.

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