Weekly Calendar December 7-13 | PostIndependent.com

Weekly Calendar December 7-13

Your event could be featured here: To submit event information for this calendar: fax, 945-4487; e-mail at community@postindependent.com; or in person at 2014 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Contact Kay Vasilakis: 945-8515, ext. 513;kvasilakis@postindependent.com

Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, call for schedule: 945-2414 Glenwood Community Center: 384-6301 Glenwood Dance Academy: 945-2717 Glenwood Springs Yoga: 984-0617 Glenwood Centre for Well Being: 928-0445 7 a.m., Rifle Downtown Development Authority, Rifle City Hall, public invited. 625-2121 9 a.m. to noon, Middle School Chess League Tournament, CMC Blake Street Campus, Glenwood Springs. 10 a.m., Silt Branch Library story time. 876-5500 10:30 a.m., story time, Glenwood Springs Library, 945-5958; Rifle Library, 625-3471; New Castle Branch Library, 984-2346 noon, senior lunch, Carbondale, Rominger Room, Crystal Meadows Senior Housing, bingo following, 945-9117; Senior Lunch Silt fire station, 625-1877; senior lunch Parachute Senior Center, RSVP Monday before noon: 285-7216, 625-1366 noon to 1 p.m., The Garden Group, Rifle Garden Center. 625-2585 noon, Garfield County Democrats, Glenwood Canyon Brew Pub. 1-4 p.m., Family History Library, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 409 29th St., Glenwood Springs. 945-5704 5:30 p.m., Meditation classes, Oz, the Artists Workshop. Brenda Garlow, 984-0617 6-8 p.m., 20th annual Issues and Answers debate, 9th Judicial District Attorney Colleen Truden, Martin Beeson and Chip McCrory, Glenwood Springs City Council Chambers. The public is invited. Broadcast live on Cable Channel 12, tentatively scheduled for radio broadcast on KMTS and KSPN. 6 p.m., evening senior meal, New Castle Cafe. 984-2334 6 p.m., Lest They be Forgotten World War II veterans film screening, Farnum-Holt Funeral Home and Rifle Funeral Home; complimentary screening, RSVP required: 625-1234 6 p.m., Wild for Good, free screening of film featuring local conservation heroes Connie Harvey, Joy Caudill and Dottie Fox. Glenwood Springs Branch Library, 413 Ninth St. 6-9:45 p.m., drop-in art classes, Kahhak Fine Arts & School, 411 Main St., Carbondale. 704-0622 6:30 p.m., Riverside Association of Parents meeting, Riverside Middle School library 6:30 p.m., Mt. Sopris Bridge Club, Glenwood 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. Interested scouts and adults contact Scoutmaster John Pizzelli at (970) 261-3819 or 876-5056 7-8:30 p.m., Circle of Songs with Lisa Dancing-Light, Prince Creek Studio, Carbondale. 963-3330 8-10 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. 945-1047

Free private yoga Thursdays, sessions by appointment. Body Barn Fitness Center & Spa, Carbondale or home gyms. 948-0179 7 a.m., Roaring Fork Referral Group, Sacred Grounds Coffee House, Glenwood Springs. 945-8921 10:30 a.m., preschool story time, Rifle Library. 625-3471 noon, senior lunch, Rifle Senior Center. 625-1366 after 4 p.m., Thursdays and Fridays for the rest of the year, Iron Mountain Tramway, (Exception: Christmas week.) 6-8 p.m., Introduction to Buddhist philosophy and meditation, The 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; Butchs Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6 & 24, West Glenwood. 945-0605 6-10 p.m., Bob Harris on piano, lounge music, Brickyard Square, Rifle. 625-3139 6-9 p.m., Opening the 8 Gates of Wisdom with Lisa Dancing-Light, Prince Creek Studio, Carbondale. Ignite your creative juices. 963-3330 6:30 p.m., New Castle Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS), Apple Tree Community Center. 984-3927 7-9 p.m., Roaring Fork Valley Model Railroaders, 713 Cooper. Visitors welcome. 945-2457 7-10 p.m., Glenwood Springs Writers Workshop, Glenwood Mennonite Church basement. 947-1236 7:30 p.m., Elks Lodge #2286 Bingo, 51939 US Highway 6&24, Glenwood Springs. Snack bar available. 945-2286 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 Highway 133, Carbondale. 963-1299 8-10:30 p.m., Grover Thursday, Redstone Inn Grill. Local musicians invited. 963-2526

10:30 a.m., toddler story time, New Castle Branch Library. 984-2346 noon, senior lunch, CMC Glenwood Blake Campus. 945-9117 1:30-3 p.m., Breathing Support Group, Rifle Senior Center. 945-9117, 947-8464 1:30-4 p.m., Silt needlework group, Silt Historical Park. 876-5801 6-8 p.m., Carbondale Clay Center benefit cup auction. 135 Main St., Carbondale. 963-2529 7 p.m., opening performance, chamber music by Trio Soleil, Jim Calaway Honor Series, Colorado Mountain Colleges Spring Valley New Space Theatre. Tickets: 947-8367 7:30 p.m., Dec. 9, 11 and 17, Mountain Madrigal Singers 25th Annual Christmas Concert, First United Methodist Church, 824 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs. Free admission, donations welcome. Free child care provided. 8 p.m. Karaoke, Butchs Smokehouse, 51359 Highway 6&24, West Glenwood. 945-0605 8:30 p.m., live music, Steves Guitars, Lily Wilson and Mark Browne. 19 N. Fourth, Carbondale. 963-3304 10 p.m., The Hideouts, mountain jam band, Black Nugget, 403 Main St., Carbondale.

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Christmas Bazaar and Santas Workshop, Glenwood Springs High School Conference Room and Counseling Office area. 9-10:30 a.m., Integrative Motion with Fran Page, Gym of Basalt, off Willits Lane. 927-0641 9:30 a.m. Circuit Pilates, Glenwood Dance Academy. 945-2717 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Introduction to Meditation workshop with Lynn Albers, 3rd St. Studio, Rifle. 625-2830. Register by Dec. 8. noon to 4 p.m, Center for the Arts Gallery open. 945-2414 noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10; Sunday, Dec. 11; Saturday, Dec. 17, ride the Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park tram to see Santa. Bring wish list/camera. 5 p.m. dinner, show 6 p.m.; second show: dinner 6:30, show 7:30; authentic Mexican Dinner and Dance by Aspen Santa Fe Ballets Folklorico Mexicano, Basalt Middle School Auditorium. Tickets available at door. 963-0461. 8 p.m., live entertainment, Butchs Smokehouse, West Glenwood. Saturdays. 945-0605 6 p.m. Holly Days, Rifle. Parade, North and South Halls, prizes, visits with Santa, local nonprofits selling concessions. 625-3245 8:30 p.m., Josh Allen, live music at Steves Guitars, 19 N. Fourth St., Carbondale. 963-3304 9:30 p.m., Trumystic, live music, The Black Nugget, 403 Main St., Carbondale. 963 4498

New Castle Family Fitness: 984-3200, newcastlefamilyfitness.com Rocky Mountain Martial Arts, Aspen and Basalt: 927-3468 8-11 a.m., Eagles Club breakfast, 312 Seventh St., Glenwood Springs. 945-8333 after 4 p.m. 9-10:30 a.m., Zen Buddhist meditation instruction with 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 10 a.m., 14th annual Day of Infamy 8K Snowshoe Race, Sunlight Mountain Resort. Preregistration: Summit Canyon Mountaineering or day of race registration at the Sunlight Day Lodge. Cut off for preregistration is 6 p.m. Dec. 10. Awards and prize drawings follow race. Benefits the animal shelters of Garfield County (CARE, Mid-Valley animal rescue, and Rifle Animal Shelter). 945-6994 1 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 6 p.m., DivorceCare, divorce/recovery topics, Mountain View Church. 945-8363 7 to midnight, Karaoke Sunday nights, Silt Bar. 876-9906 7-9 p.m., Open Mike at the Nugget, 403 Main St., Carbondale. 319-0108 7:30 p.m., Dec. 9, 11 and 17, Mountain Madrigal Singers 25th Annual Christmas Concert, First United Methodist Church, 824 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs. Free admission, donations welcome. Free child care provided.

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, The Glenwood Springs Group of the Embroiderers Guild of America meeting, Needles & Pins, 823 Cooper (Lower Level). All interested stitchers welcome. Questions: 945-7434 11:30 a.m., senior lunch, New Castle Cafe. RSVP: 984-2301. 5 p.m., Crystal River Elementary School Choir performance, Kookaburras Christmas Down Under, Roaring Fork High School auditorium. CRES grades 1 through 5 students. 6-8 p.m., Mindfulness meditation class, Studio 76, Mid-Valley Design Center, Basalt, taught by Peter Williams and Ben Heffer. (970) 209-6780 6:30 p.m., Crystal River Elementary School booster club, CRES West media center. 704-0992 7 p.m., Castle Valley Ranch Homeowners Association annual meeting, New Castle Community Center. 7 p.m., West Garfield County Democrats meeting, Grand Valley Christian Church, Parachute. 285-6582 7-11 p.m., Argentine Tango lessons, Masonic Temple building, 901 Colorado Ave. Basic fundamentals, intermediate, practica. No registration required. 945-1494 7:30 p.m., Scotch Doubles eight-ball pool tournament, The Shortstop, El Jebel. 963-1299 8-10 p.m., Orwell Rolls in His Grave video, Grassroots TV Channel 12, presented by The Roaring Fork Peace Coalition. http://www.rfpeace.org

Recall election, polling place and absentee voting only 7 a.m., Linx Business Networking Group, Roaring Fork Land Company, Basalt. Visitors welcome. 945-8812. 9:30 a.m., La Leche League meeting, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1630 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Breast-feeding mothers support group, older children welcome. Call Sally (945-6726) or Corinne (945-9754) for more information/questions. 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, lovers of the French language, CMC Blake Center, Room 2E, Glenwood Springs. 3-5 p.m., Tuesdays/ Wednesdays/Thursdays, Open play/Drop & Shop, Gyminikids, Basalt. 927-1000 5:30 p.m., Grief Group, St. Stephens School, 414 Hyland Park Drive, Glenwood Springs. Walk-ins welcome. Info: 945-8376. 6:30 p.m., free Family Fun Nights, Basalt Regional Library. 927-4311 7-9:30 p.m., Ladies Night, New Castle Canyon Club. 984-3114 8 p.m., eight-ball pool tournament, Full Moon Saloon, Carbondale. 963-1299

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