Community News & Notes

Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Lakota Ladies Wednesday Night League will be having a meeting on Wednesday, April 21, at 6 p.m. at the Lakota Rec Center. Appetizers will be provided, cash bar available. Join us to find out more about Lakota Ladies League. We would love to have you play with us this summer. If you have any questions, contact Rhonda Williams at 618-1611 or

Just a reminder, the Glenwood Hot Springs Pool will be closed for regularly scheduled maintenance on Tuesday, April 20, and Wednesday, April 21. The Glenwood Hot Springs Athletic Club will be open as usual from 6:15 a.m. to 10 p.m. During the pool closure new stairs will be installed in the Glenwood Hot Springs Pool just outside the Athletic Club entrance. The half-moon curved steps and two painted handrails will make entering and exiting the pool easier and more convenient for Athletic Club members, Spa of the Rockies guests and pool patrons.

The Carbondale Chamber’s annual fundraiser the Taste of Spring is bigger and better this year and costs less. Tickets for this year’s event are only $50 advance purchase. Join us at the Gathering Center at the Church at Carbondale, 110 Snowmass Drive on Friday, April 23, from 6-10 p.m. There will be food from local caterers and restaurants as well as wine and beer tastings to enjoy. Majid Kahhak will be painting live and the painting will be part of our wonderful silent auction. The evening winds up with dancing and live music by Monkey Luv. Don’t miss this great community event. Please call Sherri Harrison with any questions and to buy tickets 963-1890 or e-mail

Is access to clean drinking water a basic human right, or a commodity? From the producers of “Who Killed the Electric Car,” Colorado Mountain College and The Roaring Fork Conservancy present “Tapped,” Tuesday, April 20, at 6:30 p.m. in the Spring Valley Theater. Sarah Johnson of the Roaring Fork Conservancy will give a short presentation preceding the movie. This event is free and open to the public. Contact Ryan Muse at (970) 947-8162 for more information on “Tapped” and CMC’s other Earth Week events.

Tickets are now on sale for the third annual 5Point Film Festival taking place April 29 through May 2 at the Carbondale Recreation and Community Center.Tickets are available at Alpine Bank locations in Glenwood Springs, Carbondale and Aspen, at the Carbondale Rec Center, and online at ticket, schedule and event information is also available on the website.

TGITh party at the Glenwood Canyon Brewing Company, Thursday, April 22, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.Come and join the Roaring Fork Sierra Club Group and friends for an evening of brew, snacks (cash bar and food), and stimulating discussions of important environmental and political issues. This is a chance to meet interesting people, and learn what the RF Group is doing locally and how you might be able to participate. Bring your friends. Call 947-9613 for more information.

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