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CARBONDALE – The hard-rocking Irish band Young Dubliners rounds out 2011 with this show. 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 30; doors open at 7 p.m.PAC3 at the Third Street Center, 520 S. Third St., CarbondaleTickets: $20 advance, $25 day of showInfo: 925-1663, http://www.pac3carbondale. com Steve’s Guitars: Possessed by Paul JamesCARBONDALE – Konrad Wert is a one-man blues folk punk band from Texas who was nominated best folk artist of 2008 by the Austin Chronicle. And if you’re wondering, the name of the act comes from his grandpa’s name (Paul) and his dad’s middle name (James). 8:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 30Steve’s Guitars, 19 N. Fourth St., CarbondaleTickets: $10Info: 963-3304, http://www.stevesguitars.netGlenwood Vaudeville Revue: Holiday performancesGLENWOOD SPRINGS – The last of the holiday performances of the Glenwood Vaudeville Revue’s hilarious song-and-dance show is Sunday. Laugh in the New Year with a show that doesn’t hold back in the least.5:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 1Masonic Lodge, 901 Colorado Ave., Glenwood Springs Tickets: $22 adults, $20 seniors, $16 kids 12 and under; food and beverage optional and a la carte. Info: 945-9699, http://www.gvrshow.com

Carbondale Chamber of Commerce: First FridaysCARBONDALE – Carbondale’s celebration of the arts, shopping, dining and music, rings in the new year with a fire pit downtown, horse drawn carriage rides, food, shopping and other merchant sponsor specials. Along Main Street, Harmony Scott Jewelry will be serving “Spice It Up” appetizers from caterer Susie Jimenez, Food Network Stars finalist, to benefit the Shining Stars Foundation for children with life-threatening diseases. 6-8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 6Downtown CarbondaleInfo: 963-1890Steve’s Guitars: Justin RothCARBONDALE – If you love Leo Kottke, you’ll love singer, songwriter, acoustic guitarist Justin Roth. He’s come into his own. 8:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 6Steve’s Guitars, 19 N. Fourth St., CarbondaleTickets: Call for priceInfo: 963-3304, http://www.stevesguitars.netThunder River Theatre Company (TRTC): Winter/Spring After School ProgramCARBONDALE – Tamela Kenning, director of TRTC’s kids’ programming, guides students in developing their own musical theater piece. 4:15-5:45 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 11 through March 23, with a performance on March 23.Thunder River Theatre, 67 Promenade, CarbondaleTuition: $195. Enrollment deadline is Jan. 6.Info: 963-8200, lonw@sopris.netPAC3: Band of HeathensCARBONDALE – Carbondale Council on Arts and Humanities brings the Band of Heathens from Austin back for their annual January dance party. Local favorites, The Mile Markers, open. 7-11 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13PAC3 at the Third Street Center, 520 S. Third St., CarbondaleTickets: $30, on sale nowInfo: 963-1680, http://www.carbondalearts. comCCAH: Call for artists for 2012 exhibitsCARBONDALE – Carbondale Council on Arts and Humanities (CCAH) currently has a call for artists for the Valley View Art Show on Feb. 3 and the Re-imagined: Art and Fashion for a Sustainable Future on March 2. Jan. 13 entry deadline: Fashion for a Sustainable Future deadlineJan. 20 entry deadline: Valley View Art Show deadlineCCAH, Third Street Center, 520 S. Third St., CarbondaleInfo: ccah@sopris.net, 963-1680

Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts: Winterfest Arts & Crafts FairGLENWOOD SPRINGS – The Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts (GSCA) continues its holiday arts fair, featuring arts and crafts handmade by local artisans including fine arts, jewelry, greeting cards, magnets and more. Pick up the GSCA 2012 catalog while you’re there. It’s filled with activities, classes, exhibits and events for the new year. Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, 601 East Sixth St., Glenwood Springs9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, 12-4 p.m. weekends; through Jan. 3. Info: 945-2414, http://www.glenwoodarts.orgGallery 809: Local artists’ offeringsGLENWOOD SPRINGS – The gallery features local artists for holiday giving. Support the work of nearly 30 regional artists’ painting, glass work, reconditioned bags, jewelry, pottery, and lots more. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday809 Grand Ave., Glenwood SpringsInformation: 945-0809, http://www.gallery809.comThe Artist’s Mercantile and Gallery: Local artists’ offeringsGLENWOOD SPRINGS – The gallery’s mission is to support local artist and promote the arts within the community. Original art by local artists. Framing and artists’ supplies available too. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday720 Cooper Ave., Glenwood SpringsInformation: 947-0947, http://www.artistsmg.comMidland Arts Company: Local artists’ offeringsRIFLE – This cooperative gift shop features the work of the six artist/owners: lamps, vases, hand-painted furniture, jewelry, pottery, clothing and more. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. SaturdayNew location: 110 East Third Street in Rifle, next to Mary’s Wondrous ThingsInformation: 625-3068, http://www.midlandartscompany.com


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