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KDNK board of directors meeting

The KDNK board of directors will hold its next meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 15, 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 contact KDNK at 963-0139.

Carolers wanted for Day Out Downtown’s Grand Holiday event

The annual Grand Holiday event in downtown Glenwood Springs will take place from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 17, and groups for caroling are wanted. Anyone interested in participating can get in touch with Cindy Svatos at 970-618-3650.

This event will also feature live reindeer and Father Christmas, Santa, marshmallow roasting, free cookies and hot chocolate and specials from a variety of small businesses downtown.

Christmas caroling with the Frontier Historical Society

Enjoy Christmas caroling with the Frontier Historical Society at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20. Meet at the Frontier Museum at 10th and Colorado. Music and lanterns will be provided. Victorian dress suggested, but not required. Traditional holiday fun for the entire family. After caroling, tour the Frontier Museum decorated for the holidays, enjoy hot cider and cookies and shop the Museum Store for those last minute stocking stuffers. This event is free and everyone is welcome. For more information, call (970) 945-4448.

Gift Wrapping Party

Drop in the Silt Branch Library at 10 a.m. and all day long on Saturday, Dec. 20, to munch on cookies, drink cider or hot cocoa, and wrap your holiday gifts. We’ll have a variety of paper, ribbons and bags available. Feel free to bring your own supplies, too. All ages welcome.

Libraries Closing for Christmas Holiday

All six branches of the Garfield County Libraries will close at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 24, and remain closed Thursday, Dec. 25, and Friday, Dec. 26, in celebration of Christmas. Normal library hours will resume on Saturday, Dec. 27, with all six libraries opening at 10 a.m.

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