Calendar for Jan. 5
Springs Theater: Jan. 2-8: Cheaper by the Dozen (PG) 7 and 9 p.m. 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.Crystal Theater: Jan. 3-8: The Last Samurai (R) 7:30 p.m. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: Jan. 2-8: Lord of the Rings: Return of the King (PG-13) 12:25, 4:20 and 8:20 p.m.; Cold Mountain (R) 12:15, 3:15, 6:15 and 9:15 p.m.; Peter Pan (PG) 1, 3:45, 7:10 and 9:35 p.m., Cheaper by the Dozen (PG) 12:45, 3, 5:10, 7:20 and 9:30 p.m., Paycheck (PG-13) 12:35, 3:30, 7 and 9:35 p.m.; Mona Lisa Smile (PG-13) 1, 3:45, 6:30 and 9:25 p.m.; Somethings Gotta Give (PG-13) 12:30, 6:45 and 9:20 p.m.; The Last Samurai (R) 3:10 p.m. At the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: Jan. 5-Jan. 8: Lord of the Rings: Return of the King (PG-13) 7:05 p.m.; Mona Lisa Smile (PG) 7 and 9:45 p.m., Paycheck (PG-13) 7:10 and 9:50 p.m. At the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times.Rifle Creek Theater: Jan. 2-8 : Lord of the Rings: Return of the King (PG-13) 7 p.m. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
Southwestern pottery by Michael Wisner of Anderson Ranch and ceramics of Garson & Pakele of Boulder, Redstone Art Center, 173 Redstone Blvd. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
The city of Glenwood Springs Parks Department will temporarily close the road entrance to Two Rivers Park from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 5, to allow workers to perform park maintenance. Nonmotorized access will still be permitted. Closure will be weather dependent. Information: 384-6366.Western Colorado AIDS Project and Carbondales Stepstone Center are hosting a Night of Information from 5-7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 5. WestCAP will be dispensing information on everything from STDs to AIDS and will also offer free AIDS testing with an easy new oral test. Immigration information and voter registration available. 711 Main St., across from the Carbondale bus stop. Information: 309-3506.New Age health and insight is offered at Ricki McKennas Emergence of the Goddess classes, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 5, at A Spiritual Center, 0695 Buggy Circle, Carbondale. Information/reservations: 927-1373.The Iron Mountain Tramway at the Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park will be closed until 11 a.m. Tuesday for regularly scheduled maintenance.Christmas trees can be dropped off for recycling in Glenwood Springs until Monday, Jan. 12, at the southeast corner of the Glenwood Springs Mall parking lot, at True Value and at the Glenwood Springs Roping Arena, west of the airport. Trees can also be brought to a collection site at Carbondales Town Hall west parking lot.Roaring Fork Leadership (formerly Leadership Aspen) holds two free seminars on Wednesday, Jan. 7, on the work of Byron Katie. Greg Cortopassi will host sessions from 9 a.m. to noon and 5-7:30 p.m. Rio Grande Meeting Room, next to the Rio Grande parking garage in Aspen. Information: 922-6035.Nominations for the Glenwood Chamber Resort Associations Citizen of the Year and business of the year will be accepted until Thursday, Jan. 8. Nominations are available at City Hall, the Glenwood Springs library or the chamber offices. Information: 945-6589.Literacy Outreach volunteers are needed to help teach basic literacy skills two hours per week to adults. Information on the program will be offered from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the following locations: in Parachute, Monday, Jan. 5, at the Garfield County School District Administration Building; in Carbondale on Jan. 6, at the Gordon Cooper Library; in Glenwood Springs on Jan. 7, at the Glenwood Springs Library; and in Rifle on Jan. 8, at the Rifle Branch Library. Information: 945-5282.Reserve a spot on the Sunlight ski bus by calling the Rifle Recreation Department at 625-2151. Bus picks up at Parachute, Rifle, Silt and New Castle. Cost is $5 for a season pass or $1 per ride. Information: http://www.rifleco.org. Any individual interested in becoming a certified baby-sitter instructor can attend classes to be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21 and 28, at the Carbondale Town Hall. $75. Preregistration is required at the Carbondale Recreation Department; call 963-2733.Parenting through Divorce classes will be held on Saturday, Jan. 10, in Glenwood Springs. The course is designed to equip parents with the skills to raise healthy, well-adjusted children despite the challenges of divorce. Information/registration: Bob Nuffer, 625-9552, or Tammy Perry, 963-1010.The Rotary Discount Card offers discounts from 23 local merchants. The card offers discounts from groceries to fuel, flowers to oil changes, wine to furniture. Cost is $120 for two cards. Proceeds support local charitable organizations. Info: Ken Kranz, 947-0700.The Glenwood Springs Community Center will offer three classes for students ages 5-18 on how to study smart and reduce wasted time. The four-week sessions meet Tuesdays from 4-5:15 p.m., and run Jan. 6-27, Feb. 3-24 and March 2-30 (no class March 23). Each session costs $60. Information and registration: 384-6301.The 2004 Frontier Historical Society calendars are now available at the museum bookstore, the Book Train and at Through the Looking Glass bookstore. Calendars are $10 and all proceeds benefit the Frontier Historical Society. This years calendar features John B. Schuttes black and white photography of Glenwood Canyon. Information: 945-4448. The Basalt Regional Heritage Society (BRHS) is offering a collectors series of ornaments depicting Basalts historical properties; this years features Arbaney Barn. Cost is $15 for BRHS members, $20 for nonmembers. Ornaments can be purchased in Basalt at Alpine Bank, Bank of Colorado, All Us Ladies and the town of Basalt. Information: 927-4693.
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