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March 11-17

Your event could be featured here: To submit event information for this calendar: fax, 945-4487; e-mail community@postindependent. com; or in person at 2014 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Contact Kay Vasilakis: 945-8515, ext. 513; kvasilakis@ Today- Telemark Race Series – Round 4, Sunlight Mountain Resort. Final round of races for freeheel skiers. 945-7491- Trail rides begin at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park. 945-4228- 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mar. 11 and 12, Hunter Education class, Silt fire station. Preregistration necessary: 625-9533- 8 a.m., Great Clips grand opening event runs through Mar. 15, Glenwood Meadows. No appointment necessary. 928-0560- 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., “Big 50” cent yard sale, Apple Tree Mall, New Castle. Fundraiser for educational tour.- 9-11 a.m., Adult Portrait Drawing class, Artist’s Mercantile, 720 Cooper, Glenwood Springs. 947-0947- 9:30 a.m., The Spirit body: Kundalini and Beyond, Lynn Albers, 3rd Street Studio, Rifle. Register by Mar. 9. 625-2830- 9:30 a.m., circuit pilates, Glenwood Dance Academy. 945-2717 – 9:30-10 a.m., Hebrew folk dancing, 10th and Blake, Glenwood Springs. Everyone welcome. 384-0128- 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., March Meow Madness, feline adoptathon, Petco, Glenwood Springs. 947-9173- noon, “911 In Plane Site: Director’s Cut” video, Glenwood Springs Public Library basement, presenters: Citizens For 9/11 Truth, free. 945-1030 – noon to 4 p.m, Center for the Arts Gallery open. 945-2414- 3 and 5:30 p.m., Card Sparks Free Hold ’em tournaments, The Hideout, Parachute. 285-9701- 6:30 p.m., Saloon Night, chuck wagon buffet, music, Texas Hold ’em, silent auction, magic show, prizes, Two Rivers Café. Tickets: Basalt Town Hall, Community Bank of Basalt, or 927-4693.- 7 p.m., Vegas style Texas Hold ’em, Butch’s Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6&24, West Glenwood. 945-0605- 8 p.m. to close, The Dags, live music, Burning Mountain Bowl, New Castle. 984-2739- 10 p.m., DJ Jonas, great dance music, Phat Thai, 343 Main St., Carbondale. Sunday- 9 a.m., Zen Buddhist meditation instruction, former Zen Monk John Izzo, Carbondale Yoga Co-op, second floor, Buggy Circle. (970) 389-5181 – 9:30 a.m., Tibetan Buddhist meditation/dharma talk, Carbondale. 963-2858- 12:45 p.m., Mt. Sopris Bridge Club, Glenwood Community Center. 984-2930 – 1:30 p.m., Rifle Moose Lodge Bingo, 133 E. Third St., Rifle. 625-5508 – 2 p.m., Dawn Ryden fundraiser/auction, Butch’s Smokehouse and Sport Bar. Poker game, food, music. 309-8111- 4 p.m., DivorceCare, divorce/recovery topics, Mountain View Church. 945-8363- 6 p.m., “Desperate Affection,” Thunder River Theatre, 67 Promenade, Carbondale. Reservations: 963-8200Monday- 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, Senior/disabled transportation available. 945-9117, 625-1366- 9 a.m. to noon, Glenwood Springs Group of the Embroiderers’ Guild of America meeting, Needles & Pins, 823 Cooper Ave., lower level.- 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., through April 3, Monday – Friday or by appointment, Salt, Soda, & Sojourns: New work by Sandie Gardner, Anne Goldberg, and Sallie Thompson., Carbondale Clay Center, 135 Main St., Carbondale. 963-2529- noon, senior lunch, Castle Valley Ranch Senior Housing, community room.- 6 p.m., Mindfulness meditation, Studio 76, Mid-Valley Design Center, Basalt, Instructors: Peter Williams, Ben Heffer. (970) 209-6780- 6:30 p.m., Western Rivers Weavers Guild, WestStar Bank, 1900 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. All levels of fiber lovers invited. 947-5471 – 7 p.m., Argentine tango, Masonic Temple building, 901 Colorado Ave. Basic fundamentals, intermediate, practica. No registration required. 945-1494- 7 p.m., Vegas style Texas Hold ’em, Butch’s Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6&24, West Glenwood. 945-0605- 7 p.m., West Garfield County Democrats meeting, Grand Valley Christian Church, Parachute. 285-6582- 7:30 p.m., Scotch Doubles eight-ball pool tournament, The Shortstop, El Jebel. 963-1299- 8 p.m., “Examining The Real Agenda of the Far Religious Right,” “Talking Peace” and “Exposing Government Propaganda” videos, Grassroots TV Channel 12, presenters: The Roaring Fork Peace Coalition. http://www.rfpeace.orgtuesday- 7 a.m., Linx Business Networking Group, Roaring Fork Land Co., Basalt. Visitors welcome. 945-8812.- 9:30 a.m., La Leche League meeting, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1630 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Breast-feeding support group, older children welcome. 945-6726, 945-9754- 10:30 a.m., Tuesdays/ Thursdays, free low-impact aerobics, Midvalley Seniors at Valley Pines, Basalt. Lunch served. RSVP: 927-6430- 10:30 a.m., story time, Town Center Booksellers, Basalt. 927-2665- noon, senior lunch, CMC Blake campus, Glenwood Springs and Rifle Senior Center. 945-9117 (Glenwood), 625-1366 (Rifle) – noon, The French Circle, French language lovers, CMC Blake Center, Room 2E, Glenwood Springs.- 3-5 p.m., Tuesdays/ Wednesdays/Thursdays, Open play/Drop & Shop, Gyminikids, Basalt. 927-1000- 4 p.m., Book Review: “Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom” by Christiane Northrup, M.D., Jan Hamilton, registered dietitian, Glenwood Springs. Reservations/location: 925-5588. 5:30 p.m., Grief Group, St. Stephen’s School, 414 Hyland Park Drive, Glenwood Springs. Walk-ins welcome. Info: 945-8376.- 6-8 p.m., Tibetan Buddhist Philosophy & Meditation, above Construction Junction, Buggy Circle, Carbondale.- 6-8 p.m., Basic budgeting workshop, Glenwood Springs Community Center. 945-6976- 6:30 p.m., “When Irish Eyes Are Crying,” workshop with Deirdre McLoughlin, CMC Glenwood Center, 1402 Blake Ave., Glenwood Springs. Registration required: 945-7486.- 6:30 p.m., free Family Fun Nights, Basalt Regional Library. 927-4311- 6:30-9 p.m., Live jazz, dinner, dancing: Walt Smith/friends, Buffalo Valley Restaurant.- 7 p.m., Glenwood Springs Art Guild meeting, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1630 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs.- 7 p.m., “Until Someone Wakes Up,” free sexual assault prevention performance, CMC Spring Valley New Space Theater. Interactive discussion follows. 963-3483- 7 and 9:30 p.m., Card Sparks free Hold ’em tournaments, The Hideout, Parachute. 285-9701- 7-9:30 p.m., Ladies Night, New Castle Canyon Club. 984-3114- 8 p.m., eight-ball pool tournament, Full Moon Saloon, Carbondale. 963-1299Wednesday- noon, Garfield County Democrats, Glenwood Canyon Brew Pub. Jeff Shaw and Dan Willis, respectively co-chair and secretary of the Colorado Stonewall Democrats, will attend. – 10 a.m. Silt Branch Library story time. 876-5500- 10:30 a.m., Glenwood Springs Library story time, 945-5958; Rifle Library story time, 625-3471; New Castle Branch Library story time, 984-2346.- noon, senior lunch, Carbondale, Rominger Room, Crystal Meadows Senior Housing, bingo following, 945-9117; senior lunch Silt Firestation, 625-1877; senior lunch Parachute Senior Center, RSVP Monday before noon: 285-7216, 625-1366- 1-4 p.m., Family History Library, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 409 29th St., Glenwood Springs. 945-5704- 5:30-7 p.m., Carbondale Chamber Business After Hours, Kahhak Fine Arts & School, 411 Main St., Carbondale. RSVP: 963-1890- 6 p.m., evening senior meal, New Castle Cafe. 984-2334- 6-9:45 p.m., drop-in art classes, Kahhak Fine Arts & School, 411 Main St., Carbondale. 704-0622- 6:15 p.m., Mt. Sopris Bridge Club championship game, Glenwood Springs Community Center. 984-2930- 6:30 p.m., Tibetan Buddhist compassion meditation, Carbondale. 963-2858- 6:30 p.m., Eagles Club Bingo, prize money $15-50. Food available. 945-5506 after 4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Boy Scout Pack 220, Roy Moore Elementary, Silt. All boys 6-11 welcome. Scoutmaster John Pizzelli @ 970.261.3819 or 876.5056.- 7 p.m., New Castle Planning & Zoning Commission, New Castle Town Hall. 984-2311- 8 p.m., Wednesday Night Live at Glenwood Music, 715 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs. 928-8628- 9 p.m. to closing, karaoke, New Castle Canyon Club. 984-3114- 10 p.m. to 2 a.m., Cajun Karaoke, The Bayou, 919 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. 945-1047Thursday- 7 a.m., Roaring Fork Referral Group, Ramada Inn, Glenwood Springs. 945-8921- 9-11:30 a.m., Sopris MOPS, safety discussion: poisons, CPR basics, fire drills, car seat installation, First United Methodist Church, Glenwood Springs. 384-2334- 10 a.m., election equipment vendor demonstration, County Administration Building, 108 Eighth St., Glenwood Springs. RSVP: 945-2377, ext. 1820.- 10:30 a.m., preschool story time, Rifle Library. 625-3471- 11 a.m., Duplicate Bridge, Crystal Meadows, Carbondale Senior Housing Commons IV, bring sack lunch, partner not necessary. 963-2650- noon, senior lunch, Rifle Senior Center. 625-1366- 5:30-8 p.m., Thursdays/Fridays/Saturdays, Melody Hartman plays folk, blues and standards, Exclamation Point Restaurant at Glenwood Caverns. 945-4228- 5:30-7:30 p.m., Knit Night, Mountain Valley Textiles and Gifts, 209 Eighth St., Glenwood Springs. 928-0774- 6-8 p.m., Introduction to Buddhist philosophy/meditation, Roaring Fork Buddhist Community, Wagon Wheel Building second floor, behind Buggy Works, Carbondale. 963-5150- 6 p.m., sign-up; 7 p.m., free Texas hold ’em, Butch’s Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6 & 24, West Glenwood. 945-0605- 6-10 p.m., Bob Harris on piano, lounge music, Brickyard Square, Rifle. 625-3139- 6:30 p.m., “Want to dress like a Queen on a pauper’s budget?” Ramada Inn, Glenwood Springs. Mary Lou Powell presents thrift store finds. Vocals by Courtney Herrell. – 6:30 p.m., “Improving Children’s Attention: How to Increase Alpha Brain Wave Patterns,” workshop with Dr. Stephen Viola, CMC Glenwood Center, 1402 Blake Ave., Glenwood Springs. Registration required: 945-7486.- 6:30 p.m., Basalt Town Council Candidate Forum, Basalt Middle School, 51 School St., Basalt.- 7 p.m., March 16-18, “You Can’t Take It With You” performance, Glenwood Springs High School auditorium. 384-5583 – 7 p.m., “Oil Shale History – Will It Repeat Itself?” free Winter Lecture Series, sponsors: The Friends of the Glenwood Springs Library and the Frontier Historical Society, Glenwood Springs Library, 413 Ninth St. 945-5958 or 945-4448.- 7p.m., “The Oil Factor: Behind the War on Terror,” free video, Woody Creek Store. – 7 p.m., photographer/ author Gary Hubbell discusses photography, Basalt Regional Library, 99 Midland Avenue, Basalt. Call 927-4311- 7 p.m., Texas hold ’em, Butch’s Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6&24, West Glenwood. 945-0605- 7 p.m., Roaring Fork Valley Model Railroaders, 713 Cooper. Visitors welcome. 945-2457- 7-8 p.m., Adult alcohol/chemical treatment class, Yampah Mountain High School, 695 Red Mountain Drive, Glenwood Springs. 309-0293- 7 and 9:30 p.m., Card Sparks free hold ’em tournaments, The Hideout, Parachute. 285-9701- 7:30 p.m., Elks Lodge #2286 Bingo, 51939 US Highway 6 & 24, Glenwood Springs. Snack bar available. 945-2286- 7:30 p.m., Keith Miller and Debra Ayers, vocal/piano duo, St. Mary Church Winter Concert Series, 761 Birch St., Rifle. 984-0419- 8 p.m. to midnight, karaoke, Burning Mountain Bowl. 984-2739- 8 p.m., nine-ball pool tournament, Full Moon Saloon, Van Rand Center, 0144 Hwy 133, Carbondale. 963-1299- 8-10:30 p.m., “Grover Thursday,” Redstone Inn Grill. Local musicians invited. 963-2526 FridaySt. Patrick’s Day- The Glenwood Springs Community Center Pool will be closed March 17 26, 2006 for repairs.- Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, call for schedule: 945-2414.- Glenwood Community Center: 384-6301- Glenwood Dance Academy: 945-2717 – Glenwood Centre for Well Being: 928-0445 – 3rd Street Studio: 625-2830- Exclusive Athletic Club: 945-9107 – 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., kindergarten registration, Room 9, Bolitho building, Glenwood Springs Elementary School.- 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., kindergarten registration, Sopris Elementary School, Glenwood Springs.- 8-9:30 a.m., Medicare D presentation, Valley View Hospital, Glenwood Springs. Breakfast presentation. 384-6945- 10:30 a.m., toddler story time, New Castle Branch Library. 984-2346- 10:30 a.m., Contract Bridge, Valley Pines, Eagle County Senior Housing, bring sack lunch, partner not necessary. 963-2347- noon, senior lunch, CMC Glenwood Blake Campus. 945-9117- noon to 1:30 p.m. Medicare D presentation, Valley View Hospital, Glenwood Springs. Lunch meeting. 384-6945- 1:30 p.m., Silt needlework group, Silt Historical Park. 876-5801- 3-5 p.m., Winter Music Series: Craig Griffin (acoustic singer/songwriter) Sunlight Mountain Resort, Last Turn Lounge.- 8 p.m. karaoke, Butch’s Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6&24, West Glenwood. 945-0605- 7 p.m., Student concert fundraiser for injured Amanda Armijo, Blue Acacia Theater. 945-9463, ext. 110- 8 p.m., karaoke, Burning Mountain Bowl, New Castle. 984-2739- 8:30 p.m., Sweet Sunny South, live music, Steve’s Guitars, 19 N. Fourth St., Carbondale. 963-3304- 9 p.m., St. Patrick’s Day Celebration with Paleface, Rivers Restaurant, 2525 S. Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. 928-8813

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