Silt Heyday 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturdays July thru November, Farmers Market, Glenwood Springs High School parking lot, entrance on 14th Street. 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Habitat for Humanity work day, Carbondale. 963-8555 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Teacher Appreciation Day, Staples, 51027 Highway 6, West Glenwood. http://www.staples.com or 945-0196 9:30 a.m., circuit pilates, Glenwood Dance Academy. 945-2717 10 a.m., ABATE, motorcyclists rights organization, Moose Lodge, 133 E. Third St., Rifle. 625-1912, 618-1593 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Anvil Points Quilt Guilds third annual outdoor quilt show, Silt Historical Park, Eighth and Orchard, Silt, 876-2493 11 a.m., Ironbridge Club and Mountain Community picnic. Information: 945-4300 noon to 4 p.m, Center for the Arts Gallery open. 945-2414 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., Saturdays 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 7 p.m., Saturdays Vegas-style Texas hold em, Butchs Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6, West Glenwood. 945-0605 9 p.m., Saturday Live Latino Music, The Shortstop, El Jebel. 963-1289 9 p.m., The Missing Links, live music, White Buffalo, Battlement Mesa 9:30 p.m., Big Daddy Lee and the Kingbees, Chicago-style blues and swing, Miners Claim, 740 Main St., Silt. 876-5372
West Garfield County Landfill open seven days/week, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 625-2516 8-11 a.m., Eagles Club breakfast, 312 Seventh St., Glenwood Springs. 945-8333 after 4 p.m. Garfield County Fair check- in 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for exhibitors. North Hall, Garfield County Fairgrounds, Rifle. 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 1 p.m., Amici dItalia Picnic in the Park, Veltus Park, Glenwood Springs. Bring appetizer, side dish, salad, or dessert, and lawn chairs. RSVP: Emma at 945-6407 or Sharon at 984-2495. Info: Dennis 263-4473. 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 4-7 p.m., Haden Gregg and Kelly Michel, Hurricane Grille, 348 Main St., Carbondale. 963-3606 6 p.m., Missouri Heights Schoolhouse annual potluck with music by T-Ray Becker, bring a covered dish. 963-2180
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, senior/disabled transportation available. 945-9117, 625-1366 noon, senior lunch, Castle Valley Ranch Senior Housing, community room. 984-9565 noon, 6:30 p.m., panic/anxiety program. (732) 940-9658 noon, Eagle County Democrat Meet-Up, Bagel Bites, City Market Shopping Center, El Jebel. 963-9852 5:45 p.m., Needle and I Quilt Guild, Carbondale Senior Housing community room, 1250 Hendrick Drive, west of Highway 133. All interested quilters welcome. 927-4274 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., New Castle Parks/ Open Space/Trails Commission. New Castle Town Hall. 984-2311 7 p.m., Vegas-style Texas hold em, Butchs Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6, West Glenwood. 945-0605 7 p.m. video, Roaring Fork Peace Coalition presents The Crisis in the Middle East as Reported on Alternative Media, Yampah Mountain H.S., 695 Red Mountain Dr., Glenwood Springs. Info: rfpeace.org 7:30 p.m., Scotch Doubles eight-ball pool tournament, The Shortstop, El Jebel. 963-1299
Garfield County primary elections 7 a.m, New Castle Lions Club, New Castle Community Center. 876-0602 7 a.m., Linx Business Networking Group, Roaring Fork Land Co., Basalt. Visitors welcome. 945-8812. 7 a.m., Glenwood Lions Club, Ramada Inn. first/third Tuesdays 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 a.m., Socrates Caf, Fireside Lounge, Redstone Inn. Discussion group. 963-4561 10:30 a.m., 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. noon, Basalt Talk, Bagel Bites in El Jebel. Informal chat with Mayor Leroy Duroux. 3-5 p.m., open play/drop & Shop, Gyminikids, Basalt. 927-1000 4 p.m. to dusk, Glenwood Springs Downtown Market, Ninth and Grand Avenue, 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., 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., T-Ray Becker, singer-songwriter, Americana music, Black Nugget, Carbondale. 963-4498 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
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 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., 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
Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, 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., 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 6-8 p.m., Introduction to Buddhist philosophy/meditation, Roaring Fork Buddhist Community, Wagon Wheel Building, behind Buggy Works, Carbondale. 963-5150 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., Texas hold em, Butchs Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6, West Glenwood. 945-0605 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
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