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Rifle Workforce Center open house

The Rifle Workforce Center will hold an open house from 1:30-5 p.m. Wednesday, April 15, at its new location, 216 W. Third St. The public is invited, and refreshments will be served. A grand opening ceremony will take place at 1:30 p.m. with members of the Rifle Chamber of Commerce doing the honors and cutting the ribbon. Then, beginning at 2 p.m., the open house will offer a tour and provide information about services and programs to employers and job seekers. Employers can turn to the Rifle Workforce Center for customized recruiting, screening of skilled applicants, on-the-job training incentives, assistance with tax credits and information on employment law.

Pecha Kucha: Poetry

Pecha Kucha is a storytelling style in which 20 slides are shown for 20 seconds each. Most people use this medium to present their latest creative projects, work, or experiences. The key to a great presentation is to tell a story about something you love. In celebration of National Poetry Month, the theme will be: poetry. Bring your own or just come and listen. This event will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Carbondale Branch Library on Wednesday, April 15.

Anti-Aging Therapy Open House

Kathy Stahlman, licensed acupuncturist, and Laurie Nathe, holistic chef and health coach and advanced microcurrent technician, have joined forces to provide anti-aging healing therapies for the residents of the Roaring Fork Valley. Learn how to speed up recovery without drugs or surgery, create age-defying beauty and energy, learn how essential oils can improve your health and discover the amazing healing properties of ozone therapy at a Anti-Aging Therapy Open House from 4-6 p.m. Thursday, April 16, at Injury Release & Wellness and Life’s A Dish, 3950 Midland Ave. #3 in Glenwood Springs. There will be advanced microcurrent demonstrations, organic gluten-free snacks and beverages, and drawings for a free micronutrient test kit, food sensitivity test kit, blood type test kit, one-hour advanced microcurrent session, 30-minute ozone sauna, allergy alleviating ozone treatment, age-defying facial mask, nutritional herbal evaluation and high altitude supplements. To find out more, call 612-298-4610 or the office at 970-945-2097.

Glenwood Hot Springs Pool Tour Join

Roaring Fork Conservancy and get an inside look at the Glenwood Hot Springs Pool from 4-5 p.m. Thursday, April 16. Brian Ammerman, pool maintenance manager, will lead this tour from the source of the hot springs to the outflow and will also discuss pool history and water rights, geothermal heating, and pool operation and maintenance. Dress appropriately as the tour will happen rain or shine. As participation is limited, registration is required at: RFC members participate for free, nonmembers pay $10. Call 970-927-1290 with questions.

Low cost vaccination clinic

Colorado Animal Rescue is hosting a low cost vaccination clinic from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 18, in Battlement Mesa Shopping Center at 71-1 Sipprelle Drive, next to Clark’s Market. Dog and cat vaccines available for $10 each, microchipping costs $25, and pet licensing available. All dogs on leash and cats in carriers. Call 970-947-9173 for more information.

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