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Steve’s Guitars: Dan Sheridan CD Release PartyCARBONDALE – With Shawn O’Neil opening, concertgoers are going to meet two local musicians who convinced Steve that his guitar shop was a great place to host live music. 8:30 p.m. Friday, March 2319 N. Fourth St., CarbondaleTickets: Call for priceInfo: 963-3304, sguitars@sopris. net, http://www.stevesguitars.net PAC3: Carbondale Football Benefit ConcertCARBONDALE – Happy Ashtray, All the Pretty Horses and Beautiful Buzz perform to raise money for Carbondale’s football program. 6:30 p.m. Saturday, March 24Third Street Center, 520 S. Third St., CarbondaleTickets: $10 available at White House Pizza and Dos Gringos BurritosInfo: 925-1663, http://www.pac3carbondale.com Carbondale Clay Center: Crafterdark with HP BloomerCARBONDALE – Spend your Saturday night learning how to use the potter’s wheel or practice your skills. Make it a date night, have fun with friends, or come solo and meet some new, creative people. All levels welcome. 7-10 p.m. Saturday, March 24135 Main St., CarbondaleTickets: $30Info: 963-2529, http://www.carbondaleclay.org Ramada Inn: Karaoke NightGLENWOOD SPRINGS – The “Shy Guy” is back. The Ramada Inn hosts Andre Shy for a night of music, drinks, and good times. 9 p.m. to midnight Saturday, March 24Ramada Inn, 124 W. Sixth St., Glenwood SpringsInfo: 945-2500Steve’s Guitars: Charley OrlandoCARBONDALE – Orlando calls his unique brand of music “Organica Groove,” which combines an acoustic approach with modern technology using computer programming. He’s been on the Grammy ballot 28 times. 8:30 p.m. Saturday, March 2419 N. Fourth St., CarbondaleTickets: Call for priceInfo: 963-3304, sguitars@sopris. net, http://www.stevesguitars.net
GSCA: Spring Break Art & Dance CampGLENWOOD SPRINGS – Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts (GSCA) is taking reservations for 14 kids ages 6-12. Dance, create art, make friends and have fun. Kids can attend one or both days.9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 27, and Wednesday, March 28GSCA, 601 Sixth St., Glenwood SpringsFee: $40 one day, $80 both; family discounts availableInfo: 945-2414, http://www.glenwoodarts.org PAC3: SophistafunkCARBONDALE – Three multi-talented musicians combine spoken-word artistry, old-school hip hop, and funky rhythms to create a unique live band experience.8 p.m. doors open, 9 p.m. show, Tuesday, March 27Third Street Center, 520 S. Third St., CarbondaleTickets: Call for pricesInfo: 925-1663, http://www.pac3carbondale.com Steve’s Guitars: Caravan of ThievesCARBONDALE – Get ready for this gypsy swing hybrid group that mixes Balkan, folk and pop into a unique blend. 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 2919 N. Fourth St., CarbondaleTickets: Call for priceInfo: 963-3304, sguitars@sopris. net, http://www.stevesguitars.net PAC3: Coco MontoyaCARBONDALE – Named the Best New Blues Artist at the Blues Music Awards in 1996, Coco Montoya’s latest album, “I Want It All Back,” was produced by Keb’ Mo’ and Jeff Paris, who also play on the album. 7 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. Thursday, March 29Third Street Center, 520 S. Third St., CarbondaleTickets: $15 advance, $20 day of showInfo: 925-1663, http://www.pac3carbondale.com CMC: “Revenge of the Electric Car”RIFLE – This documentary, part of the PBS Community Cinema series, follows director Chris Paine as he goes behind the closed doors of Nissan, General Motors and Tesla Motors and into the garage of an independent car converter to show how individual leadership can sometimes bring change from within, even in one of the biggest and most entrenched industries in the world. A reception and discussion follow. 7 p.m. Friday, March 30Clough Auditorium, Colorado Mountain College (CMC), 3695 Airport Road, RifleTickets: FreeInfo: 625-1871, http://www.coloradomtn. edu TRTC: Karen Chamberlain Poetry FestivalCARBONDALE – Thunder River Theatre Company (TRTC) presents the second annual festival to honor Karen Chamberlain, a Roaring Fork Valley poet whose work inspired many, and who passed away in September 2010. The weekend includes workshops, performances, poet appearances (including Colorado poet laureate David Mason and Western Slope poet laureate Art Goodtimes), open mic opportunities, breakfasts, readings, and a workshop in the portable Western Sky Planetarium. Friday, March 30, through Sunday, April 1Thunder River Theatre, 67 Promenade, CarbondaleTickets: $65 full pass; individual tickets available as wellInfo: 963-8200, email@example.com, http://www.thunderrivertheatre.comCCAH: Ukrainian Egg Decorating Class for AdultsCARBONDALE – Carbondale Council on Arts and Humanities (CCAH) offers this class to teach adults how to decorate Ukrainian eggs with beautiful colored patterns that use beeswax as a resist. The eggs are easy to make and are beautiful. Take two to three eggs home with you by the end of class. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 31Third Street Center, 520 S. Third St., CarbondaleFee: $40 includes materialsInfo: 963-1680, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://www.carbondalearts.com Rhythms of the Heart: African-Inspired Drumming WorkshopCARBONDALE – Basic djembe (and conical ashiko) technique will be taught during this workshop with Laurie Loeb. Participants will also have the opportunity to play African-style bass drums, cow bell, and shekere, as well as create their own improvisational rhythms for community drum circles. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March 31Carbondale Community School, 1505 Satank Road, Carbondale Fee: $40; $30 if payment is received by March 26Info: 963-2798, email@example.com RCA: “Volunteering and Trekking in the Himalayas”REDSTONE – Redstone Community Association (RCA) presents Global Dental Relief (GDF) volunteer coordinator and Redstone resident Sue McEvoy who will host a slide show about her experiences volunteering for the nonprofit GDF organization and trekking in India and Nepal. 6:30 p.m. Sunday, April 1Redstone Inn, 82 Redstone Blvd., RedstoneTickets: FreeInfo: 704-1843 Kahhak Fine Arts: Kahhak paints liveCARBONDALE – Artist Majid Kahhak paints live for Carbondale’s First Friday event. The painting will be inspired by Easter/Spring renewal.6-8 p.m. Friday, April 6411 Main St., CarbondaleInfo: 704-0622 Steve’s Guitars: Chimney ChoirCARBONDALE – This Colorado-based experimental folk Americana trio are multi-instrumentalists, writers and singers. Percussionist Carl Sorensen plays a junkyard kit comprised of glass bottles, a PBR can, a bike wheel, nails and a trash can lid.8:30 p.m. Friday, April 2019 N. Fourth St., CarbondaleTickets: Call for price. Info: 963-3304, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://www.stevesguitars.net CMC: “The Rocky Horror Show”SPRING VALLEY – Colorado Mountain College (CMC) brings you the stage musical that started the whole “Rocky Horror Picture Show” phenomenon. Written in 1973, this horror comedy was adapted for film in 1975 – with the addition of the word “Picture” to the title – and became a cult film that anyone who went to college after that has seen at least a few times. Unless you want to explain what a “transvestite” is, this show is not recommended for young children. 7:30 p.m. April 13-14, 20-21 and 26-2811 p.m. late show April 212 p.m. matinee April 29New Space Theatre, Colorado Mountain College – Spring Valley, 3000 County Rd. 114, Glenwood SpringsTickets: $20 general admission, $15 students, seniors, CMC faculty and staffInfo: For ticket purchases, 947-8177, email@example.com, http://www.coloradomtn.edu
The Bayou Cajun Restaurant and Bar: Nightlife GLENWOOD SPRINGS – The Bayou features karaoke and dancing with DJs/VJs on Wednesdays, Salsa Nights on Thursdays with La Razza DJ Axel, Country Fridays feature BJ the DJ for two-stepping to line dancing, and Saturdays are Latino Nights.10 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays919 Grand Ave., Glenwood SpringsInfo: 945-1047, firstname.lastname@example.org Gallery 809: Painter Lillian Wyant exhibitGLENWOOD SPRINGS – Gallery 809 features the work of Parachute artist Lillian Wyant. Of her representational work with an edge of impressionism, Wyant said, “I strive to create an expression of feeling – a feeling of reverence for the image I have been fortunate enough to view.” Exhibit continues through March.809 Grand Ave., Glenwood SpringsInformation: 945-0809, http://www.gallery809.com Artist’s Mercantile: “Cruisin’ with Mountain Goats” photography exhibit GLENWOOD SPRINGS – The high tundra works of Jeff Channell are featured at this exhibit of wildlife and landscape. Channell’s photographs are of seldom seen areas most people never visit, ranging from ridge-top views, to face-to-face shots of mountain goats. Exhibit runs through April 6.720 Cooper Ave., Glenwood SpringsInfo: 947-0947Wyly Community Art Center: The Long ViewBASALT – New landscapes by Bayard Hollins are featured at the Wyly. Hollins studied painting at the New York Academy of Art, as well as in Italy, Spain and France. He is widely exhibited and collected on an international level. He has exhibited at countless venues in Colorado, Texas, California, and his work is in collections in Switzerland, England, and France. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Friday, through April 2799 Midland Spur, BasaltInfo: 927-4123, http://www.wylyarts.orgCCAH: Drop-in figure drawing classCARBONDALE – Open to all ages and abilities, Carbondale Council on Arts and Humanities (CCAH) is offering an uninstructed session for figure drawing. Bring your own easel and supplies. 7-9 p.m. MondaysThird Street Center, 520 S. Third St., Suite 9, CarbondaleFee: Free, but there is a model’s feeInfo: 963-1680, email@example.com, http://www.carbondalearts.com Midland Arts Company: Local artists’ offeringsRIFLE – This cooperative gift shop features the work of the six artist-owners and about 30 additional local artists: 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 St., Rifle, next to Mary’s Wondrous ThingsInfo: 625-3068, http://www.midlandartscompany.com
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