Calendar for Feb. 24
Springs Theater: Feb. 20-26: “Welcome to Mooseport” (PG-13) 7 and 9:15 p.m. daily. 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.
Crystal Theater: Feb. 20-26: “21 Grams” (R) 7:30 p.m. daily. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.
Movieland: Feb. 20-24: “Welcome to Mooseport” (PG-13) 12:15, 2:35, 4:55, 7:15 and 9:35 p.m.; “Mystic River” (R) 12:15, 3:10, 6:30 and 9:20 p.m.; “Eurotrip” (R) 12:50, 2:45, 5, 7:05 and 9:10 p.m.; “Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen” (PG) 12:40, 2:45, 5, 7:05 and 9:10 p.m.; “Catch that Kid” (PG) 12:30, 3:30 and 6:45 p.m., “Barbershop 2” (PG-13) 9 p.m.; “50 First Dates” (PG-13) 12:50, 3, 5:05, 7:15 and 9:20 p.m., “Miracle” (PG) 12:30, 3:30, 6:30 and 9:15 p.m., at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.
Mall 3: Feb. 20-24: “50 First Dates” (PG-13) 7:10 and 9:30 p.m. daily; “Big Fish” (PG-13) 7:05 and 9:45 p.m. daily; “Miracle” (PG) 7 and 9:50 p.m. daily. At the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times.
Rifle Creek Theater: Feb. 20-26: “50 First Dates” (R) 7 p.m. daily. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
Wednesday Night Live, a local musicians’ free showcase, 8 p.m. at Glenwood Music. Feb. 25 features singer-songwriter Sue Krehbiel.
The Roaring Fork Peace Coalition presents “Breaking the Silence: Truth and Lies in the War on Terror,” 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24, at Roaring Fork High School (room 109), Carbondale. Information: 945-1030 or rfpeace.org.
Thunder River Theatre Company is holding its annual auditions from 6:30-9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 24, at TRTC’s current space in the Sopris Shopping Center, at Highway 133 and Colorado Avenue, next to The Paint Store. Call 309-5398 for an audition appointment.
Glenwood Springs Middle School’s Parents Involved in Education group is sponsoring a spaghetti dinner, to be held in the school cafeteria from 5-6:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 24. The faculty follies will follow from 6:45-8 p.m. $4 for adults, $3 for children 14 and under and $15 maximum per family.
A chili dinner and Literacy Night will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 24, at Sopris Elementary School; dinner begins at 5 p.m., and the literacy event starts at 6:30 p.m. Literacy sessions include art, science and math, book-making, reading games. $6 for adults, $4 for children and $20 for a family. Information: 384-5400.
Parents of Glenwood Springs High School freshmen and sophomores are invited to attend a meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24, at the GSHS multipurpose room. Counselors will address GSHS graduation requirements and course selection based on students’ plans after high school.
The Roaring Fork Family Resource Centers will offer free, one-night parenting workshops. Topic: “Power Struggles: Creating a more peaceful home.” Held from 7-8:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at the Carbondale Elementary School Library, Feb. 25 at the Glenwood Springs Elementary School Library and Feb. 26 at Basalt Elementary School’s Family Resource Center office. Information: Nancy La Joy, 384-5694.
Take part in a Lenten Labyrinth walk at 5:30 p.m. on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 25, at the Snowmass Chapel (Schermer Hall) at the Anderson Ranch Arts Center. Self-guided walks available daily through Tuesday from 7-9 a.m. Information: 923-3706 or Rev. Elise Hawke, 923-6192, ext. 12.
Acquire new skills with “Bookkeeping 101,” held on Feb. 25 at CMC’s Lappala Center; 9:30 a.m. to noon. Workshop costs: pre-registered, $15 for chamber members, $30 for nonmembers; day of event, $25/$40. Reservations/information: 963-1890.
The Basalt Chamber of Commerce will host a luncheon to welcome Bill Efting as the new Basalt town manager, at noon on Thursday, Feb. 26, at the Roaring Fork Club Members Lodge. $15. RSVP/information: 927-4031.
Pemba Doma Sherpa, the first Nepalese woman to climb Mt. Everest from the north and only one of six women to have scaled the mountain twice, appears in a special slide show held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at the Colorado Rocky Mountain School barn in Carbondale. $10. Information: 925-3839 or 963-2563.
Glenwood Springs High School Choir parent meeting, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, at the high school choir room. March’s fund-raiser will be planned. Information: Jeannie Miller, 384-5584.
Susy Ellison, a teacher at Yampah Mountain High School, recently spent two and a half months in Antarctica as part of a National Science Foundation program called “Teachers Experiencing Antarctica and the Arctic.” She will present a slide show and talk on her experiences at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, at the Gordon Cooper Library in Carbondale. Information: 963-2889.
Mountain Valley Developmental Services will be holding a plant sale through the end of February. The greenhouse is located at 700 Mount Sopris Drive, Glenwood Springs. Foliage plants, succulent gardens, shamrocks, and hanging baskets will be available. Information: 945-2306.
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