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Springs Theatre: Oct. 15-21: Friday Night Lights (R) 7 and 9:15 p.m. daily. Call 945-4000 to verify showtimes.Crystal Theatre: Oct. 15-21: Silver City (NR) 6 p.m. Call 963-0633 to verify showtimes.Mall 3: Oct. 15-21: Taxi (PG-13) 7:15 p.m. daily; Shark Tale (PG) 7 p.m. daily, Ladder 49 (PG-13) 7:05 p.m. daily. At the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify showtimes.Movieland: Oct. 15-21: Team America: World Police 12:30, 2:35, 4:45, 7 and 9:15 p.m. daily; Garden State 12:45, 3:05, 7:10 and 9:30 p.m. daily; Friday Night Lights (PG-13) 1, 3:30, 6:45 and 9:25 p.m. daily; Taxi (PG-13) 12:20, 2:45, 6:30 and 8:55 p.m. daily; Raise Your Voice (PG) 12:45, 3:05, 6:30 and 9:05 p.m. daily; Shark Tale (PG) 12:30, 2:35, 4:45, 6:45 and 9:05 p.m. daily; Ladder 49 (PG-13) 1, 3:30, 7 and 9:25 p.m. daily. At the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify showtimes. Rifle Creek Theatre: Oct. 15-21: Ladder 49 (PG-13) 7 and 9 p.m. 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Call 625-2323 to verify showtimes.
The Wheeler Film Society presents Bright Young Things, at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20-22. Rated R.Mathew Coen, acoustic music, 8-10 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, Glenwood Musics Wednesday Night Live. The Carbondale Council on Arts and Humanities hosts an Oriental Starlight concert featuring a classical Middle Eastern ensemble from New York and Sufi ecstatic dance at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 22. Information and tickets: 963-1680 The Carbondale Clay Center, 135 Main St. in Carbondale, presents a potters slide talk and potluck at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 22. Clay Center director Lauren Kearns and resident artist Janice Jakielski will present their work. Everyone is welcome. Information: 963-2529, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://www.carbondaleclay.orgThe Carbondale Council on Arts and Humanities will host elated movement workshops in meditative drumming and dance from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, at the La Fontana CCAH Arts Annex. Workshops center upon ancient Sufi techniques. Information and tickets: 963-1680The Wheeler Opera House presents The Fabulous Limeliters, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23. Holy Cross Lutheran Church will hold Holy Smokes! Chili Cook-off for Charity benefiting Florida hurricane victims and the Rev. Bruce Hein family of Denver, Saturday, Oct. 23, at the church, 1/4 mile east of exit 114 on Highway 6&24 between Rey Motors and the Car Wash. The chili judging is at 11 a.m., tasting runs 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and a silent auction runs until 1:30 p.m. Information: Betty, 945-6855; Carolyn, 947-9082; Rev. Joseph Cockey, 945-6871.
Garfield County Republicans will host their monthly luncheon at noon Wednesday, Oct. 20, at the Buffalo Valley Inn in south Glenwood Springs. The 96 Hour Victory Campaign procedures will be presented by Western Slope Team Leader, Garrett Walls. Information: Jim Larson, 945-9456, Dorothy Cerise, 928-8260, or Tom Beard, 285-9740.Yard signs, bumper stickers, and candidate literature are available for those who want to show support for Republican candidates in the Nov. 2 election. Information: Jim Larson, 945-9456; Dorothy Cerise, 928-8260; Carole Brown, 379-8166; and Dee McCown, 379-2699.
The Family Resource Center is offering free, one-night parenting classes every month through the school year, with free childcare provided. Vickie Falcone, who operates Positive Parenting, will lead the Positive Discipline: What to do Instead of Yell, Nag, Punish or Threaten class from 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, at Carbondale Elementary, and Thursday, Oct. 21, at Glenwood Springs Elementary. Information: Nancy LaJoy at 384-5694 or email@example.com.Advocate Safehouse Projects 30-hour volunteer training will begin Wednesday, Oct. 20, and take place Wednesday and Thursday evenings through Nov. 11, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6. The group is still seeking bilingual Spanish-English volunteers. Information: Julie, 945-2632, ext. 101.Join the Carbondale Community Chamber of Commerce for networking, refreshments, and prizes at its Business After Hours from 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20 at Re/Max Mountain West, 0985 Highway 133, Carbondale. Liberty Home Loans is co-hosting the event.In celebration of its eighth year in the valley, the Garden School in New Castle will host its annual fund-raising banquet and silent auction Wednesday, Oct. 20, at the new Brickyard Square Restaurant in Rifle. A reception begins at 6 p.m. and dinner will be served at 7 p.m. Tickets are $100/plate. Information: David or Renee Miller, 984-0604.The Eagles Club, 312 Seventh St., Glenwood Springs, is hosting bingo at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20. The event is open to the public and food will be served. Pull tabs are also available. Information: 945-5506 after 4 p.m. KDNK Public Radio is seeking candidates for three seats on its Board of Directors, which will be up for election at the stations Annual Membership Meeting on Friday, Nov. 19. The deadline for application is Thursday, Oct. 21. Applications are available at the KDNK studio/offices, 76 S. Second St., Carbondale. Or, candidates may send a letter of intent including a 150-word biography to: KDNK, P.O. Box 1388, Carbondale, CO, 81623. Information: John Stroud (board secretary), 963-3211, ext. 102, or Sloan Shoemaker, board president, 927-3826. The annual meeting is tentatively scheduled for 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19, at the CCAH Annex in La Fontana Plaza.Volunteers for the Colorado Mountain College Rifle campus will be going door-to-door surveying members of the New Castle, Silt, Rifle, Battlement Mesa, and Parachute communities from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 21. The college appreciates residents opinions and assistance with this project. Information: Pam Arsenault, 625-1871.
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