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Community News & Notes

Daylight Donuts has opened a store at 101 Cardinal Way #1 in Parachute. A grand opening is planned from 5:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 19, with a free car wash (donations accepted) and a special on glazed doughnuts.Hours are 5:30 a.m. to noon Mondays through Saturdays.For information, call 285-9697

The Hotel Colorado will sponsor a free performance by the Colorado Symphony Orchestra at 9:30 a.m. Friday, July 18, in the hotels grand ballroom. Families with children will find this event an especially fun way to introduce young people to the world of fine music. Call 1 (800) 544-3998 to make your reservations.

Carbondale Clay Centers summer benefit dinner, Salt, will be held at Restaurant Six89 on Monday, Aug. 18. Guests are invited to enjoy appetizers and cocktails at 6 p.m., followed by a sit-down dinner at 7:30 p.m. A silent auction will feature one-of-a-kind salt and pepper shakers created by artists from across the country. Ticket proceeds and sales of artwork support CCCs year-round ceramic art programming. For reservations, please call the CCC office at 963-2529. A portion of your contribution is tax-deductible. For information on reserving a full-table seating, please contact CCC Director Lauren Kearns. Restaurant Six89 is located at 689 Main St. in downtown Carbondale.

Lesa Russo, Holistic Harmony program coordinator, will be performing from 12:15-1:15 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, in the Valley View Hospital garden. The public is invited.The Holistic Harmony music program at Valley View Hospital is a unique program providing an extensive variety of music to patients, family and staff. The program will be celebrating its third-year anniversary from 6-8:30 p.m. July 31 in the hospital lobby. Sixteen of the hospital musicians will be featured, along with the new Harmony Chorus. There will be wine and hors doeuvres, including carved beef, shrimp and made-to-order pasta. Tickets are available at the Valley View Hospital gift shop.

OZ, the Artists Workshop, 331 W. Main St. in downtown New Castle, will be open all day Saturday, July 19, during Burning Mountain Day. Local artists will offer an assortment of jewelry and paintings for display and sale.For more information, call 984-0445.

The Roaring Fork Chapter of the Colorado Archaeological Society will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, July 21, at the First Presbyterian Church, 1016 Cooper Ave. in Glenwood. The program will be a video on the Mayan culture including a tour of Chichen Itza, Tulum and other ruins along the Riviera Maya. The public is invited to attend. For information, call Cynthia at 524-7981.

Community Banks of Colorado will be hosting a cookout benefiting the Relay for Life from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, July 25, at the front bank parking lot at 1810 Grand Ave. in Glenwood Springs. Please stop by to support this worthy cause.

The Basalt Chambers July Business After Hours will be held from 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, July 17, at Herschel Ross DDS, 234 Midland Ave. in Basalt. Bring business cards for door prize drawings, enjoy food from Bistro Basalt and network with other chamber members. The Basalt Chambers Business After Hours are free for members. RSVP by calling the chamber at 927-4031 or e-mail

The Snowmass Recreation Department is offering water aerobics from 7:45-8:45 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; 11:30 a.m. to12:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; and from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays.Modified water aerobics is held from 5:50-6:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. Water aerobics is a low-impact workout for adults with varied movements in pool. Please call Katie for session dates and more information at 922-2240.

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