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Silt Heyday

Silt Heyday celebrates this year with a “Beach Party in Silt.” It all begins Friday night, July 28, with a town of Silt-sponsored concert and fireworks at Stoney Ridge Park. Saturday features the annual pancake breakfast followed by a parade, food and craft vendors, beach volleyball, horseshoe and corn hole tournaments, limbo contest and bands throughout the day and evening.

At the big tent kids can play a variety of games all day long for $5. Exclusive Athletic Club hosts a beach body competition where a $50 entry fee will win some lucky person a top prize of $1,000. Sunday will bring the Heyday Hobble 5K run and Classic Car Show. For more information call 970-876-5861 or email

A Day to Play at Glenwood Community Center

Enjoy A Day to Play at the Glenwood Springs Community Center from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 29, featuring free entry, membership discounts, free fitness classes, inflatables and games for kids, giveaways, equipment demonstrations, food vendors and more.

Progressive Christian sermon series

Join the congregations of Carbondale and Basalt Community United Methodist Churches for an eight-week sermon series by Pastor Brad Walston on what it means to be a progressive Christian, and a rediscovery of the Gospel as a life-giving message that still transforms; 8:30 a.m. Sundays through Aug. 27 at Basalt, 0167 Holland Hills Rd., and 10:30 a.m. at Carbondale, 385 S. Second St.

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