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Theater Masters presents “Take 10,” an evening of 10, 10-minute plays, at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, through Tuesday, Jan. 29, at the Black Box Theatre in Aspen High School. The plays will include a piece by Glenwood Springs High School senior Lance Tsosie: “Another Day on the Job.” Tickets for sale at door, or to reserve call 948-9484, or e-mail theatermasters@gmail.com.

Reserve your spot today for the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association Annual Ball and Auction, to be held Saturday, Feb. 2.

The “Alice and Wonderland”-themed evening includes a silent and live auction, dinner, the presentation of the Citizen of the Year Award, casino-style gaming, and dancing to the Atomic Brass Project, an 11-piece jazz band.

With more than 300 attendees expected, the event traditionally sells out.

To register, call the chamber at 945-6589.

Thunder River Theatre Company is registering students for its Winter After-School Drama Classes. Classes are offered for elementary and middle school students, and there also is an “ESL Through Theatre” class. The elementary and ESL classes are eight weeks long and the special middle school class is 12 weeks long. All classes begin the week of Jan. 28.

The brochure with class descriptions and instructor information is available online at http://www.thunderrivertheatre.com. Click “Professional Theatre Education for all Ages,” and then download the brochure.

It is also available through the teachers or at the theater (67 Promenade, Carbondale.)

For general information, contact Lon Winston at lonw@sopris.net, or call 963-8200.

The Glenwood Dance Academy is offering new classes for adults, teens and boys in its new winter/spring session.

Teen ballet classes ” Mondays and Fridays, instructors Lauren McDonnell and Jennifer Brown.

Adult jazz exercise class ” 7 p.m. Mondays.

Adult ballet class ” 6 p.m. Wednesdays, instructor DeAnna Anderson.

Adult tap ” 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays.

Ballroom dance classes ” 7:15 p.m. Wednesdays, instructors Charlie and Susan Dahl.

Boys stomp class for young boys ” 4 p.m. Wednesdays, instructor Solomon Liston.

Glenwood Dance Academy is located at 100 Midland Ave., Suite 230, in the Midland Center just south of the West Glenwood I-70 exit.

Call 945-2717, e-mail dance@sopris.net, or visit http://www.glenwooddanceacademy.com.

Create your own clay valentine from scratch, or decorate a pre-made heart box, at the Carbondale Clay Center. This is a great family project. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Make an appointment by calling 963-2529 during regular office hours. One-hour appointments may be scheduled on a space-available basis. Painting, glazing and firing fees included. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 7-26.

A free slide lecture presented by Hyko Laeyendecker of Eagle, “Pottery Travels in China,” will held at 7 p.m. tonight with a potluck at 6:30 p.m.

Laurie Loeb’s Rhythms of the Heart presents a beginning and intermediate frame drumming workshop from 3-6 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 3, at the Pyramid Peaks Center, 65 N. 4th St., Suite 3, in Carbondale. No experience needed. Workshop fee is $35, including use of a frame drum if needed. Preregistration is greatly appreciated, and for drum reservation is absolutely required.

For more info and to register, call Laurie at 963-2798.

The Carbondale Chamber’s annual fundraiser, Taste of Spring, will be held from 5-9 p.m. Saturday, April 5, at Destination Holdings at River Valley Ranch. One ticket price includes a wine/beer tasting with appetizers, silent auction, and dinner with the chef of your choice.

The co-chairs of the 2008 event are Farrah Roberts of Alpine Bank, Rosie Wettstein of Main Street Spirits, and Leann Katchuk of Peak Party Rentals. Volunteers are needed to help contact chamber members about donating items for the silent auction, and for various duties the night of the event. If you are interested in volunteering, contact Pamela (pamela@carbondale.com).

Learn about volunteer opportunities with the Roaring Fork Sierra Club Group from 7-9 p.m. Feb. 7 at the Carbondale Comfort Suites meeting room. Snacks and drinks will be served

For additional information, call Bob Millette at 947-9613.


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