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Family Skate Night in Carbondale

Carbondale Recreation Department’s annual Family Skate Night will take place from 5:30-8 p.m. today at the downtown rink at Fourth and Main St. Celebrate Carbondale’s First Friday with some ice skating and a bonfire, roast some hot dogs and marshmallows and drink some hot chocolate. Ice skate rentals will be available at the Carbondale Recreation & Community Center up until 9 p.m. The downtown rink is open from noon to 9 p.m. daily, ice permitting. For more information contact the Carbondale Recreation & Community Center front desk at 970-510-1290, or go to

Night of storytelling

Storytellers Eric Lamb, Jack Green, Alice Gustafson, Bill and Nancy Bo Flood will take you to France, Oklahoma, South Texas and Micronesia on a night of stories on “New Beginnings” from 6-8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 3, at the Glenwood Springs Library. Free with popcorn and water included. Sponsored by the Mountain Lions. Call 970-618-0911 for more information.

Hour of Code

Calling all kids and teens who love playing with technology. Visit the Silt Branch Library at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 15, to try your hand at a variety of engaging and fun coding activities. Bring your own laptop/device or borrow one of the library’s (limited quantity). For more information, call 970-876-5500.

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