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The second annual Jingle Bell Run will be held this Sunday at 11 a.m.

The race will wind its way through Carbondale, and will start and finish in front of Independence Run and Hike.

Awards and a raffle will follow the race.

Registration is $10. Sign up at Independence Run and Hike or call the store at 704-0909. This is a local family race for runners of all paces.

The race benefits Soles4Souls and the first 50 participants to bring in an old pair of shoes will receive a free pair of running socks.

The annual Elks Hoop Shoot Free Throw Contest is slated for Saturday, Jan. 8, at Glenwood Springs Middle School.

The contest is for boys and girls 8 to 13 years old. Registration runs from 9-10 a.m. on Jan. 8, with the competition beginning at 10 a.m.

The 8-9 age division starts shooting at 10 a.m., with 10-11 competition following at 11 a.m. and the 12-13 age division contest starting at noon.

There is no fee to participate.

Contact John Pelland at 379-5625 for more information.

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