Food Drive for LIFT-UP at Niemann’s Pumpkin Patch
Bring a nonperishable food item to help LIFT-UP and receive an extra ticket for the Pumpkinator (ticket is good for two launches) Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 at Niemann’s Pumpkin Patch, 6501 County Road 214 in New Castle. Then, enjoy more than a dozen fun activities for the entire family including hay rides, straw maze and the new lava pit. Local Girl Scout Troop 224 will be selling snacks as a fundraiser Oct. 24-26. Cost: 2 and under, free; ages 3-5, $5; ages 6-59, $8; seniors (60 and over), $7.
Fright Night Insight
Karri Ann and Camille offer Halloween reading starting at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 30, and Friday, Oct. 31, in the basement of the far east wing of the Hotel Colorado. Earlier appointments available by request. Karri Ann offers hidden realms oracle readings and spirit communication, while Camille offers tarot card readings. There will be cider, snacks and free drawings. To get there, enter at the bike shop from Pine Street and go straight ahead on right; or from the east, go into the side street doors, take the first stairs down and to the left. For more information, contact Karri Ann at 970-618-4984 or KarriAnn@Rof.Net; or Camille at 970-379-0292 or Camille@CamilleLione.com.
Participate in The Longevity Project
The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.
Join the Garfield County Libraries for the annual preschool Halloween parades. We will be trick-or-treating at participating local businesses. Come dressed in costumes and bring a bag to stash your candy. Kids must be accompanied by an adult at all times. All parades begin at 10:30 a.m. Please meet at the libraries between 10 and 10:15. This event will be held at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library on Tuesday, Oct. 28; at the New Castle Branch Library on Thursday, Oct. 30; and at the Rifle Branch Library on Friday, Oct. 31.
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Rifle Garfield County Airport officials issued a reminder that the Air Force Reserve is scheduled to conduct a special fuel operation training exercise at the airport Sept. 12 – 15.