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Garfield County Fair, Garfield County Fairgrounds, Rifle. http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com 10 a.m., Silt Branch Library story time. 876-5500 10:30 a.m., story time: Glenwood Springs Library, 945-5958; Rifle Library, 625-3471; New Castle Branch Library, 984-2346. noon, Alternative Radio, KDNK, 88.1 in Glenwood Springs, Carbondale, Rifle, Silt and New Castle; 88.3 in Aspen and Snowmass Village, 88.5 in Basalt and Redstone. noon, senior lunch: Carbondale, Rominger Room, Crystal Meadows Senior Housing, bingo following, 945-9117; Silt Fire Station, 625-1877; Parachute Senior Center, RSVP Monday before noon: 285-7216, 625-1366 noon, Garfield County Democrats, China Town, Glenwood Springs. 945-2396 noon, Basalt/Mid Valley Kiwanis, Basalt Town Hall. Everyone welcome, lunch provided. 927-4051 1-4 p.m., Family History Library, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 409 29th St., Glenwood Springs. 945-5704 3:30 p.m., Stuck in the Middle talk show with Don Cheney, KDNK Radio, 88.1 in Glenwood Springs, Carbondale, Rifle, Silt and New Castle, 88.3 in Aspen and Snowmass Village, 88.5 in Basalt and Redstone. 5:30 p.m., Grief Group, Valley View Hospital, Glenwood Springs, free. Old entrance off blake/ Inter-Faith Chapel. 618-3043 5:30-8 p.m., CARE Mutt Mixer, Rivers Restaurant. 6 p.m., Aug. 9 and 10, Duke Davis and band Buckshot, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Parks chuckwagon dinners. Reservations recommended: 945-4228 6 p.m., evening senior meal, New Castle Caf. 984-2334 6-8 p.m., Waste Deep, funky seven-piece band from Aspen, Basalt Summer Music Series, Lions Park, downtown Basalt. 927-4031 6-9:45 p.m., drop-in art classes, Kahhak Fine Arts & School, 411 Main St., Carbondale. 704-0622 6:30 p.m., Anvil Points Quilt Guild workshop, Lovell Building, 200 E. Fourth St., Rifle. 876-2493 6:30 p.m., Tibetan Buddhist compassion meditation, Carbondale. 963-2858 6:30 p.m., Silt Lions Club meeting, Silt Fire Station, potluck supper, new members/guests welcome. 625-1190 7 p.m., New Castle Planning & Zoning Commission, New Castle Town Hall. 984-2311 8 p.m., Justin Gordon, acoustic country-blues soloist, Wednesday Night Live at Glenwood Music, 715 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs. 928-8628 8:30 p.m. (doors open at 8 p.m.), Luce, live music, Steves Guitars, 19 N. Fourth St., Carbondale. 963-3304 9 p.m. to closing, karaoke, New Castle Canyon Club. 984-3114 10 p.m. to 2 a.m., Cajun Karaoke, The Bayou, 919 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. 945-1047
Garfield County Fair, Garfield County Fairgrounds, Rifle. http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com 7 a.m., Roaring Fork Referral Group, Ramada Inn, Glenwood Springs. 945-8921 10:30 a.m., preschool story time, Rifle Library. 625-3471 11 a.m., Duplicate Bridge, Crystal Meadows, Carbondale Senior Housing Commons IV. Partner not necessary, looking for players. 963-2650 noon, senior lunch, Rifle Senior Center. 625-1366 noon to 1 p.m., This is your Land radio program, host Steve Carcaterra, guest Wendy Haskins, Steve Smith discussion roadless issues. KDNK radio, 88.1 in Glenwood Springs, Carbondale, Rifle, Silt and New Castle; 88.3 in Aspen and Snowmass Village, 88.5 in Basalt and Redstone. 2-4 p.m., electronic waste drop off sites, Road and Bridge Hunter Mesa, Rifle 625-8601; Road and Bridge Cattle Creek Facility, Glenwood Springs, 945-1223. Computer monitors, keyboards, mouse, speakers, printers, scanners, Game Boys, Playstations, fax machines, phones, cell phones. No televisions. Call site for appointment. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Knit Night, Mountain Valley Textiles and Gifts, 209 Eighth St., Glenwood Springs. 928-0774 6 p.m., sign-up; 7 p.m., free Texas hold em, Butchs Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6, West Glenwood. 945-0605 6-10 p.m., Bob Harris on piano, lounge music, Brickyard Square, Rifle. 625-3139 6:30 p.m., New Castle Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS), Grand River Baptist Church, across from New Castle Branch Library. 984-3927 7 p.m., Glenwood Springs Writers Workshop, Glenwood Mennonite Church basement. 947-1236 7-8 p.m., Adult alcohol/ chemical treatment class, Yampah Mountain High School, 695 Red Mountain Drive, Glenwood Springs. 309-0293 7 and 9:30 p.m., Card Sparks free hold em tournaments, The Hideout, Parachute. 285-9701 7:30 p.m., Elks Lodge #2286 Bingo, 51939 US Highway 6, Glenwood Springs. Snack bar available. 945-2286 8 p.m., nine-ball pool tournament, Full Moon Saloon, Van Rand Center, 0144 Highway 133, Carbondale. 963-1299 8-10:30 p.m., Grover Thursday, Redstone Inn Grill. Local musicians invited. 963-2526 8 p.m., karaoke, The Shortstop, El Jebel. 963-1289
Garfield County Fair, Garfield County Fairgrounds, Rifle. http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com 3,000 miles of Italy, plein air landscapes of northern Italy alongside native Colorado works by Richard G. Waltsak, Sopris Mountain Gallery, Glenwood Springs (next to Sioux Villa Curio). 309-0768 and http://www.richardwaltsak.com 10:30 a.m., toddler story time, New Castle Branch Library. 984-2346 10:30 a.m., Contract Bridge, Valley Pines, Eagle County Senior Housing, partner not necessary. 963-2347 noon, senior lunch, CMC Glenwood Blake Campus. 945-9117 noon to 2 p.m., cold cooking demonstration, Kitchenstore Basalt, Basalt Center. Surprise. 927-3634 1:30 p.m., Breathing Support Group, Rifle Senior Center. 945-9117, 947-8464 1:30 p.m., Silt needlework group, Silt Historical Park. 876-5801 4-8 p.m. Rifle Farmers Market, Second Street between Railroad and East avenues. 625-2151 5-8 p.m., artists reception for Nancy Strangers work in colored pencil, watercolor and acrylic, all depicting fish and fishing, Main Street Gallerys Artist of the Month. 945-4817 6 p.m., Aug. 11 and 12, Colorado Wranglers with Scotty, Vern and Joe, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Parks chuckwagon dinners. Reservations recommended: 945-4228 6-8 p.m., artists reception for photographer Joel Belmont, Artists Mercantile, Glenwood Springs. Information: 947-0947 and http://www.joelbelmont.com 6:30 p.m., All levels traditional African dance class, Glenwood Centre for Well Being, 809 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. 7-9 p.m., live music jam, Silt Fire House, old country, bluegrass, gospel. 984-3371 8 p.m., Desperate Affection, TRTC Theatre encore performance, 67 Promenade, Carbondale. 963-8200 8 p.m., karaoke, Butchs Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6, West Glenwood. 945-0605 8 p.m., Lucie Blue Tremblay concert, Colorado Mountain College Calaway Center. Music/silent auction to benefit the Breast Exam Project. Tickets: 319-0918 8 p.m., karaoke, Burning Mountain Bowl, New Castle. 984-2739 8:30 p.m., Kathrin Shorr, Steves Guitars, 19 N. Fourth St., Carbondale. 963-3304 9:30 p.m., Sector 7G with the Jack Tripper Trio, Black Nugget, 403 Main St., Carbondale. 963-4498
Garfield County Fair, Garfield County Fairgrounds, Rifle. http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Glenwood Springs Saturday Farmers Market, Glenwood Springs High School administration building parking lot, entrance: 14th Street. Local vendors: vegetables, fruits, greens, meat without hormones/antibiotics, fresh roasted chilis, flowers, freshly baked pastries/breads, ready-to-eat kettle corn, organic cheeses. 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Habitat for Humanity work day, Carbondale. 963-8555 9 a.m., Aqua-Fit class reunion, Carbondale City Pool. Brunch following. 963-8244 9:30 a.m., circuit pilates, Glenwood Dance Academy. 945-2717 10 a.m., 2006 Garfield County Fair Parade, Railroad Ave., Rifle. 625-2085 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., music by Lucie Blue Tremblay and silent auction, Centennial Park, downtown Glenwood Springs. Benefits the Breast Exam Project. 963-7002 noon to 4 p.m, Center for the Arts Gallery open. 945-2414 noon, 8/12, Marble Old Timers reunion/picnic, Marble School/Museum. 2 p.m., etown, hosts Nic and Helen Forrester, KDNK Radio, 88.1 in Glenwood Springs, Carbondale, Rifle, Silt and New Castle, 88.3 in Aspen and Snowmass Village, 88.5 in Basalt and Redstone. 3 and 5:30 p.m., Card Sparks free hold em tournaments, The Hideout, Parachute. 285-9701 6 p.m., Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, First Presbyterian Church (backdoor), 1016 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs. Open discussion. (909) 709-7846 6-8 p.m., Big Daddy Lee and the Kingbees, Chicago-style blues and swing, Redstone Music in the park series, Redstone Park 7 p.m., Vegas-style Texas hold em, Butchs Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6, West Glenwood. 945-0605 8 p.m. Desperate Affection, TRTC Theatre encore performance, 67 Promenade, Carbondale. 963-8200 8:30 p.m., Jake Armering, live music, Steves Guitars, 19 N. Fourth St., Carbondale. 963-3304 9 p.m., live Latino music, The Shortstop, El Jebel. 963-1289 9:30 p.m., Sector 7G with SoulFeel, Black Nugget, 403 Main St., Carbondale. 963-4498
Garfield County Fair, Garfield County Fairgrounds, Rifle. http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com West Garfield County Landfill open seven days/week, 9 a.m. to 4p.m. 625-2516 9 a.m., Zen Buddhist meditation instruction, former Zen Monk John Izzo, Carbondale Yoga Co-op, second floor, Buggy Circle. (970) 389-5181 9:30 a.m., Tibetan Buddhist meditation/dharma talk, Carbondale. 963-2858 12:45 p.m., Mt. Sopris Bridge Club, Glenwood Community Center. Club championship game. 984-2930 1:30 p.m., Rifle Moose Lodge Bingo, 133 E. Third St., Rifle. 625-5508 4 p.m., DivorceCare, divorce/recovery topics, Mountain View Church. 945-8363 6:30 p.m. Desperate Affection, TRTC Theatre encore performance, 67 Promenade, Carbondale. 963-8200 8:30 p.m., The Thrift Store Cowboys with Justin Gordon, Steves Guitars, 19 N. Fourth St., Carbondale. 963-3304
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, senior/disabled transportation available. 945-9117, 625-1366 Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts classes, call for schedule: 945-2414. Glenwood Community Center: 384-6301 Glenwood Dance Academy: 945-2717 Glenwood Centre for Well Being: 928-0445 3rd Street Studio: 625-2830 Exclusive Athletic Club: 945-9107 New Castle Family Fitness: 984-3200 9 a.m., Glenwood Springs Group, Embroiderers Guild of America meeting, Needles & Pins, lower level, 823 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs. 945-7434 10 a.m., Socrates Caf, Fireside Lounge, Redstone Inn. Discussion group. 963-4561 noon, senior lunch, Castle Valley Ranch Senior Housing, community room. 984-9565 noon, 6:30 p.m., Panic/Anxiety program. Call 732-940-9658. 6 p.m., Mindfulness meditation, above Construction Junction, Carbondale. Instructors: Peter Williams, Ben Heffer. Drop-ins welcome. (970) 209-6780, email@example.com 6:30-8 p.m., Anusara Yoga basics, Glenwood Centre for Well Being. 928-0445 7 p.m., Argentine tango, Masonic Temple building, 901 Colorado Ave. Basic fundamentals, intermediate, practica. No registration required. 945-1494 7 p.m., Vegas-style Texas hold em, Butchs Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6, West Glenwood. 945-0605 7 p.m., West Garfield County Democrats meeting, Grand Valley Christian Church, Parachute. 285-6582 7:30 p.m., Scotch Doubles eight-ball pool tournament, The Shortstop, El Jebel. 963-1299
Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts classes, call for schedule: 945-2414. Glenwood Community Center: 384-6301. Glenwood Dance Academy: 945-2717 Glenwood Centre for Well Being: 928-0445 3rd Street Studio: 625-2830 Exclusive Athletic Club: 945-9107 7 a.m, New Castle Lions Club, New Castle Community Center, 423 W. Main St. 876-0602 7 a.m., Linx Business Networking Group, Roaring Fork Land Co., Basalt. Visitors welcome. 945-8812. 7 a.m., Glenwood Lions Club, WestStar Bank, Glenwood Springs. 945-9558 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Habitat for Humanity work day, Carbondale. 963-8555 9 a.m., Rifle MOPS meeting, Rocky Mountain Baptist Church, West Rifle. Child care provided. 625-4931 10:30 a.m., Tuesdays/ Thursdays, free low-impact aerobics, Midvalley Seniors at Valley Pines, Basalt. Lunch served. RSVP: 927-6430. 10:30 a.m., story time, Town Center Booksellers, Basalt. 927-2665 noon, senior lunch, CMC Blake campus, Glenwood Springs and Rifle Senior Center. 945-9117 (Glenwood), 625-1366 (Rifle) noon, The French Circle, French language lovers, CMC Blake Center, Room 2E, Glenwood Springs. 1 p.m., Anvil Points Quilt Guild workshop, Lovell Building, 200 E. Fourth St., Rifle. 876-2493 3-5 p.m., Tuesdays/ Wednesdays/Thursdays, open play/drop & shop, Gyminikids, Basalt. 927-1000 4 p.m. to dusk, Glenwood Springs Downtown Market, Ninth and Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Local/regional vegetable, fruit growers, wine craft booths, hot food vendors, live music cooking demonstrations. 6-8 p.m., Tibetan Buddhist Philosophy & Meditation, above Construction Junction, Carbondale. 6:30 p.m., Free Family Fun Nights, Basalt Regional Library, 927-4311 6:30-9 p.m., live jazz, dinner, dancing: Walt Smith/friends, Buffalo Valley Restaurant. 7 p.m., T-Ray Becker, singer-songwriter, Americana music, Black Nugget, Carbondale. 963-4498 7 p.m., Boy Scout Troop 225, Church of Christ, 0260 Soccer Field Road, Glenwood Springs. Boys 11-17 welcome. Scoutmaster John Beckius, 945-5024 7 p.m., New Castle Town Council meeting, New Castle Town Hall. 984-2311 7 and 9:30 p.m., Card Sparks free hold em tournaments, The Hideout, Parachute. 285-9701 7-9:30 p.m., Ladies Night, New Castle Canyon Club. 984-3114 8 p.m., eight-ball pool tournament, Full Moon Saloon, Carbondale. 963-1299
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