Calendar for March 2
Springs Theater: Feb. 27-March 4: “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. 27-March 4: “Big Fish” (PG-13) 7:30 p.m. daily. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.
Movieland: Feb. 27-March 4: “The Passion of the Christ” (R) 12:30, 3:30, 6:45 and 9:30 p.m.; “Twisted” (R) 12:40, 3, 5:05, 7:25 and 9:30 p.m.; “Mystic River” (R) 12:15, 3:10, 6:30 and 9:20 p.m.; “Eurotrip” (R) 12:50, 3:45, 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.; “50 First Dates” (PG-13) 12:50, 3, 7:15 and 9:20 p.m.; “Welcome to Mooseport” (PG-13) 12:15, 2:35, 4:55, 7:15 and 9:35 p.m. At the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.
Mall 3: Feb. 27-March 4: “The Passion of the Christ” (R) 7 and 9:30 p.m. daily; “50 First Dates” (PG-13) 7:10 and 9:30 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. 27-March 4: “Calendar Girls” (PG-13) 7 p.m. daily. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
Wednesday Night Live, a local musicians’ showcase, 8-10 p.m. at Glenwood Music. March 3: smooth guitar and sax with Small Change.
Tin Men and Washboard Chas, New Orleans entertainers, 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 3, Steve’s Guitars, Carbondale.
The Iron Mountain Tramway at the Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park will be closed on Tuesday, March 2, until 11 a.m. for regularly scheduled maintenance.
The Riverside Association of Parents (RAP) will be having a meeting at 6:30 p.m. on March 2 in the Riverside Library. All parents are welcome and encouraged to come.
Glenwood Springs High School will be holding freshmen registration for the 2004-2005 school year at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 2, in the school auditorium. All incoming freshmen and their parents are encouraged to attend to complete the preregistration process. Information: 384-5559.
A Colorado Division of Wildlife hunter education course will be held from 6:15-8:45 p.m. March 2 and 4 and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 6 at Gypsum Elementary School, 0601 Highway 6. Preregistration is not required. Kids 12 and under must have a parent or guardian attend. Do not bring firearms to class. Information: 947-2920.
The Anvil Points Quilt Guild meets at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, March 2. Programs, show and tell, block of the month and door prizes follow the meeting. 200 W. 4th St. in Rifle. A workshop on making scalloped borders will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 6.
Storytime for 3-5 year olds will be held at the Glenwood Springs Library at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 3, 2004. The theme will be “Happy Birthday, Dr Seuss”, with stories followed by a simple craft. 413 Ninth Street. Information: 945-5958.
Glenwood Springs High School will host a blood drive in honor of Cody Brickell from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 3, in the school’s Multi-Purpose Room. Participants must meet certain qualifications before contributing blood and must be at least 18 years old. Information: Molly Ackerman, Ryan Erickson or Michael Hoban at GSHS, 384-5555.
Colorado Mountain College Senior Center is sponsoring the AARP Driver Safety Program Wednesday, March 3, and Thursday, March 4, at the CMC Glenwood Springs Center, 1402 Blake Ave. The class is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day. $10. Information: Linda, 945-9117.
Grand Junction railroad historian Bill Pratt is the featured speaker at this month’s meeting of the Western Colorado chapter of the National Railway Historical Society, at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 3, at the Glenwood Railroad Museum. Information: Jan, 928-8721.
High Country RSVP will be offering volunteer income tax assistance and tax counseling for the elderly programs at several locations. In Glenwood, visit the RSVP office at CMC’s Glenwood Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays (call 945-9117). In Rifle, at the Rifle Senior Center on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons (call 625-1366). In Carbondale, Crystal Meadows commons room, 1230 Hendrick Drive (call 963-1069).
Dr. John Chalberg portrays President Teddy Roosevelt and writer H.L. Mencken in the final instalment of the Calaway Series, 7 p.m. March 10-11, CMC’s New Space Theater, Spring Valley Campus. $15 adults, $10 students. 947-8367.
The National Association of Retired Federal Employees will meet at 11:30 a.m. on March 4 at the Colorado Mountain College Center in Glenwood Springs. Bob Lawton will speak about his recent trips to Egypt and Jordan. Information: Margaret Barz, 945-6852.
Chambers and Associates offers a free educational seminar on enhancing the value of your retirement funds from 10-11:30 a.m. on March 4 at the Glenwood Springs Community Center and also at the Battlement Mesa Activity Center from 3-4:30 p.m. the same day. Information: Sara Blackard, (970) 241-6338.
Come share your rhythmic bliss at the Carbondale Community Drum Circle, held from 7:30-9:30 p.m. March 5 at Carbondale Community School. A beginners’ orientation lesson will be held at 6:30 p.m. on the fundamentals of technique and rhythmic patterns. Instruments will be available for rent for $5 for the evening, beginners’ lessons are $5 and a $5 donation is welcomed from drum circle participants to help defray space rental. Those who have their own drums and small percussion instruments are encouraged to bring them. Information: Laurie Loeb, 963-2798.
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