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The Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts is excited to present the “Eccentricity” All-Member and Student Art Exhibit and Annual Meeting. If you would like to become a member of our Board, please call 945-2414. Have fun, meet new people and become inspired by a dynamic organization.The reception and party is Friday, Jan. 21, at 6 p.m. Be entertained by the “Fusion in Motion” Belly Dance Troupe and the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts Dance Companies. Enjoy fabulous appetizers from Chomps Deli! “Eccentricity” means “out of round.” “The quality or state of being eccentric – whimsical behavior.” Join the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts to celebrate our member artists, talented students, staff, Board and instructors.

Dr. Richard Lyon will speak on “The Art of Shamanic Journeying” this Friday, Jan. 21, from 7-8 p.m., at the Third Street Center, suite 31, in Carbondale. Dr. Lyon, a trained shamanic practitioner, will share information and experiences concerning the ancient shamanic art of entering into an altered state of consciousness and traveling to the non-ordinary worlds, which are the dwelling places of the timeless and compassionate spirits. Dr. Lyon will discuss the distinctive aspects of this altered consciousness, its availability to modern practitioners, and the extraordinary relevance of shamanic practices to our spiritual expansion and healing in the contemporary world. Come and learn about riding the Windhorses of the Spirits.

Glenwood Springs Women’s Connection invites all women to brunch from 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, at AmericInn of Glenwood Springs (at the base of the tram). Jamie Wilkins, a local occupational therapist will help us get a good start on our New Year’s resolutions with information about health and fitness. Speaker Sharon Mueller of Caon City will share inspirational thoughts on “What Type of Container are You and What Do You Contain?” Brunch and program cost $10 or $5 for first-time guests. For reservations call Connie 876-0581 or e-mail Jean at

Garfield County Public Health will be giving free flu shots to school-aged children and their families at the Rifle Public Health Office on Saturday, Jan. 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. No appointments necessary. The Rifle office is located at 195 W. 14th St., across from City Market. Call 970-625-5200 for additional appointment times and dates.

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