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Altitude Control plays fusion rock Friday, Nov. 6, at 8:30 p.m. No cover.

Bring a nonperishable food item to the last home Glenwood Springs High School football game on Friday, Nov. 6, to help feed the hungry in our community. Kick off time is 7 p.m. against Steamboat. Support the Demons in their support of LIFT-UP.

The Glenwood Hot Springs Pool will be closed for routine maintenance today, Nov. 3, and Wednesday. When the pool is closed, visitors can purchase a day pass at the Hot Springs Athletic Club for $20 and have use of the indoor whirlpool, steam room, sauna and all the Athletic Club amenities. Hours are from 6:15 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Coal Ridge High School, in conjunction with Riverside Middle, Kathryn Senor Elementary, Elk Creek Elementary and Cactus Valley Elementary schools, will host a Parents Night Out from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3.The evening will include a free dinner, free child care and information sessions involving more than 20 community and school professionals on a variety of subjects dealing with children.The event is designed for parents and guardians of children from kindergarten through high school.Dinner will be from 5-6:15 p.m., followed by two information sessions from 6:15-7 p.m. and 7:10-7:55 p.m. There will be door prize drawings at 8.The event is sponsored by Alpine Bank, along with the school parent associations. For more information, call CRHS Principal Jeanie Humble at 665-6710.

The Roaring Fork Sierra Club throws a TGITh (Thank God It’s Thursday!) party, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5, at the Glenwood Canyon Brewing Co.Join local club members for some brew, snacks (cash bar and dinner on your own), plus discussions of important current issues – public lands, environment, wildlife, politics, climate change and more.Anyone interested in what the local Sierra Club is up to is welcome. Call 947-9613 for more information.

The American Cancer Society Cancer Resource Center is having a volunteer training from 9:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 4, at Valley View Hospital in Glenwood Springs. Lunch is provided.The Cancer Resource Center is staffed 100 percent by volunteers and is in need of help. For more information, contact Brenda Grumley, promotions chair, Cancer Resource Center, at (970) 230-0477.

Colorado Mountain College will present “Creating a Winning Business Plan”, a two-session workshop, on Nov. 4.The instructor, Gwyn Ebie, holds both a Ph.D. and a master’s in business administration and teaches at CMC’s Aspen Campus.Ebie will conduct the workshop at Aspen, and through CMC’s interactive video system for those who wish to take Session 1 at their local CMC campus, from Steamboat Springs to Rifle to Buena Vista. Go to for a list of campus locations.The two-session workshop costs $99. Session 1 of the workshop series will be held on Nov. 4, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Session Two is a 90-minute, one-on-one counseling session with the instructor at a time and location to be arranged with Ebie.Advance registration is required by calling Sherri at (970) 384-8522 (CMC in Glenwood Springs).

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