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Crystal Theatre: Dec. 26-30: Finding Neverland (PG) 7:30 p.m. daily. Call 963-0633 to verify showtimes.Mall 3: Dec. 24-30: Lemony Snickets A Series of Unfortunate Events (PG) 11:45, 2:15, 4:45, 7:15 and 9:50 p.m. daily; Flight of the Phoenix (PG-13) 11:50, 2:25, 5, 7:35 and 10:10 p.m. daily; Oceans Twelve (PG-13) 1, 4, 7 and 9:50 p.m. daily. At the Glenwood Mall in West Glenwood Springs. Call 945-1400 to verify showtimes.Movieland: Dec. 25-30: The Aviator (PG-13) 12:30, 4 and 7:30 p.m. daily; Fat Albert (PG) 1, 3 and 5:10 p.m. daily; Meet the Fockers (PG-13) 12:45, 3:10, 7 and 9:30 p.m. daily; Lemony Snickets A Series of Unfortunate Events (PG) 12:20, 2:40, 5, 7:20 and 9:35 p.m. daily; Flight of the Phoenix (PG-13) 7:10 and 9:30 p.m. daily; Spanglish (PG-13) 12:30, 3:35, 6:30 and 9:25 p.m. daily; Oceans Twelve (PG-13) 1, 3:35, 6:40 and 9:15 p.m. daily; National Treasure (PG) 6:40 and 9:15 p.m. daily; The Polar Express (G) 12:20, 2:30 and 4:35 p.m. daily. At the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify showtimes. Springs Theatre: Dec. 24-28: Meet the Fockers (PG-13) 7 and 9:15 p.m. daily. Call 945-4000 to verify showtimes.Rifle Creek Theatre: Dec. 24-30: Meet the Fockers (PG-13) 3 and 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday; closed Thursday. Call 625-2323 to verify showtimes.
Preschool storytime for 3- 5-year-olds will be at the Glenwood Springs Library at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 29. The theme will be Wake Up New Year, with stories followed by a simple craft. The library is at 413 Ninth Street. Information: 945-5958.Drawing and painting classes for kids of all ages will take place Monday-Friday, Dec. 27-31, at Carbondale Council on the Arts & Humanities Arts Annex, 580 LaFontana Plaza. Information: Gerry Michel, 928-7733.Thunder River Theatre Company is offering a holiday drama camp for kids Monday-Friday, Dec. 27-31, at Carbondale Town Hall. 9-11:30 a.m. for 6- to 10-year-olds and 12:30-3 p.m. for 11- to 14-year-olds. $75/child for the week or $125 for two siblings. Information/registration: Marisa Post, 925-5364.The Glenwood Community Center ice rink hosts the coolest party in town from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 29. The event includes a 50s costume contest, a hula hoop contest, ice bowling, a dance contest, drag racing, a free skating session, and $2 rentals. Hot chocolate and other goodies available. Information: 384-6301.Glenwood Dance Academy is offering Hatha and Anusara yoga classes in its Movement Arts Studio at 100 Midland Ave. Hatha classes are from 7-8:15 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. Anusara classes are from noon to 1:15 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, and from 6-7:15 p.m. Wednesday evenings. Information: 945-2717.Tibetan Buddhist compassion meditation (Chenrezig Sadhana) takes place at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday at a traditional American kiva in Carbondale. Information: Lama Dawa Zangpo, 963-2858.The Garfield County Democratic party will host its weekly Every Wednesday Meeting at noon on Wednesdays. Information: Don Kaufman at 945-2396, Theresa Voda at 309-2886, or Dana Barker at 285-9826.The Garden Group meets the first and third Wednesday of each month from noon to 1 p.m. at the Rifle Garden Center (across from the KFC). Meetings feature various garden topic discussions and hands-on learning. Information: 625-2585.A Back to the Basics Alcoholics Anonymous closed discussion takes place at 8 p.m. Wednesdays at St. Marys Church, 761 Birch, Rifle.Missouri Heights Schoolhouse, 102 Road, Basalt, offers yoga from 6:30-7:45 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings. Information: Bettina at 963-9746.The public is welcome to visit the family history library at the Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints, 409 29th St., Glenwood Springs, for genealogy research from 1-4 p.m. Wednesdays and 7-9 p.m. Thursdays. No appointment is necessary. Information: Tiffany Axtell, 704-9960.The Eagles Club, 312 Seventh St., hosts Bingo the first and third Wednesdays of the month. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and games start at 7 p.m. Food and pull tabs are available. Information: 945-5506 after 4 p.m.Basalts downtown Farmers Market is from 2 p.m. to around 7 p.m. every Wednesday at Riverwalk on the edge of the Fryingpan River, near the swinging bridge. Gyminikids offers play, music and infant massage classes during the summer, as well as summer camps from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesdays and some Thursdays. $25 each. Gyminikids also offers open play and Drop & Shop from 3-5 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Information: 927-1000.Mommy & Me classes for children ages 1-3 and their mothers, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Heritage Park Care Center. RSVP: Tara, 963-1500.Breast Feeding Essentials, at 2520 South Grand Ave., No. 110 in Glenwood Springs, offers Chat Time, an informal support group for breastfeeding mothers and mothers-to-be, from 10-11 a.m. every second and fourth Wednesday. Brothers and sisters are welcome. Information: 945-6867.The New Castle Branch Library continues Pre-school Storytime at 10:30 a.m. each Wednesday and Toddler Storytime (for children 2 and younger) at 10:30 a.m. each Friday with stories, crafts and new friends. Information: 984-2346.The Body Barn in La Fontana Plaza in Carbondale will offer beginning yoga classes at 5:15 p.m. Sundays and traditional Hatha yoga classes at 7:15 p.m. Wednesdays. Information: 945-7742 or 948-6752.Farmers market, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Fourth and Main, CarbondaleLIFT-UP needs a crew to take over the Extended Table soup kitchen on the third Wednesday of each month. Information: Donna, 309-6464.Parsons Chiropractic Clinic is offering free Weight Loss Wednesdays classes at 7 p.m. at the downtown Glenwood Springs office at 916 Grand Ave. Information: 947-1241.Drop-in-art class are open from 6:30-10:15 p.m. Wednesdays at Kahhak Fine Arts & School, 411 Main St., Carbondale. Cost: $30 per class. Information: 704-0622.
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Roaring Fork School District Superintendent Rob Stein announced his resignation Friday, effective at the end of the school year, saying he will take “a personal sabbatical” next year.