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Learn the traditional art of basket weaving by making a muffin basket from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 25, at the New Castle Branch Library. Registration for this program is required, and there is a small fee for materials.

For more information, please call 984-2346.

Basalt Regional Heritage’s annual Spring chat will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, April 25 in Basalt Town Hall. Our local friends, the Bowles siblings, Art, Allan and Phyllis Hyrup, will provide us with a family history about growing up and owning the Woods Lake and ranch on the Frying Pan. We encourage friends and neighbors to come join in this historical chat. Thanks to all our area members and contributors who continue to support our fundraising drive to renovate Arbaney Barn. See you all this Saturday.

Janice Duroux, president

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Basalt Regional Heritage Society

Hospice of the Valley is offering volunteer training from 4-7 p.m. (all days) Monday April 27; Tuesday, April 28; Wednesday, April 29; Monday, May 4; Tuesday, May 5; and Wednesday, May 6; at CMC in Rifle.

Attendance all six days is required.

For more information, call 970-544-1568.

Mountain Valley Textiles and Gifts is participating in the Knit for the Cure by offering pre-made kits for donation to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

Knitters and crocheters can also donate finished products to be sold at the Race for the Cure in this July in Aspen. Drop-offs should be made to Mountain Valley Textiles by June 15.

A beginning knitting class will be held on Saturday, April 25.

Mountain Valley Textiles and Gifts is a nonprofit retail store operating under Mountain Valley Development Services.

For more information about the events or to register for a class, please call 928-0774.

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