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Weekly picks

Special to the Post IndependentTony Furtado performs Thursday at the Snowmass Summer of Free Music series.

Haden Gregg and Kelly Michel, 4-7 p.m. Friday, the Hurricane Bar & Grille, Carbondale; and 7 p.m. every Tuesday at LHostaria, AspenSteve McLaughlin, acoustic folk rock, 7-9 p.m. Friday, Siamese Basil restaurant, Glenwood Springs, sunset deck party with half-price drink specials. Information: 945-0999Trombonist Dan Barrett and jazz singer Kathy Morrow accompanied by the Walt Smith Quartet, Valley Jazz Series, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Buffalo Valley Inn, cover: $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Jack Tripper Trio, funk, soul and blues, 9 p.m. Friday, Rivers Restaurant, no coverScooz, rock n roll, 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, OLearys, Rifle. Classy Karaoke, 9 p.m. Wednesdays and ThursdaysAcoustic open mic night, 7-9 p.m. Sundays, Black Nugget, all genres, including hand drums, poetry reading and guitar. Electric open jam, 9 p.m. Sundays to midnight, electric players of all genres and styles. Sound system provided. Bring instrument, cords and amp. (Some acoustic instruments can plug into the board.) Information: Pam Rosenthal, 319-0108Jeremy Gardner-Hurter and Meagan Goodwin, original live acoustic music, Saturday, 7 p.m., The Dish, 1817 Medicine Bow Court, Silt, and on 95.5 the River. Information: 876-0583Jonathan Byrd and Dromedary, folk music, Sunday, doors at 8 p.m.; show starts at 8:30. Steves Guitars, 19 N. Fourth St., Carbondale. Cover: $15. Information: 963-3304.Jeannie Schuberth, solo acoustic folk, 8-10 p.m., Glenwood Musics Wednesday Night Live, Information: 928-8628Tony Furtado, slide guitarist and singer-songwriter, Thursday, Snowmass Summer of Free Music series, Fanny HillKaraoke Crush, 9 p.m. Tuesdays, the Hurricane Grill, Carbondale, and 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Wednesdays, the Bayou, downtown Glenwood Springs. No cover. Information: 945-1047Piano with Walt Smith and friends, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Sopris Restaurant, Glenwood Springs. Information: 945-7771All That Karaoke with DJ Lisa, 9 p.m. Wednesdays, the Hideout, ParachuteBig Daddy Lee & the Kingbees, Chicago-style blues, 10 p.m. Fridays, Jimmys an American Restaurant and Bar, 205 S. Mill St., Aspen. No cover. Information: 925-6020Grover Duffield and friends, 8 p.m. Thursdays, Grill at the Redstone Inn. Information: 963-2526Doug Wamble, Glenwood Springs Summer of Jazz concert series, 7-9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Two Rivers Park. Rain or shine, no glass or dogs, and low chairs only. Information: http://www.summerofjazz.com or Mary Noone at 945-0756

Rock the Boat Theater players host Murder In the Mountains dinner theater comedy shows every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday through the summer, Ramada Inn & Suites, 124 W. Sixth St., Glenwood Springs. Seating begins at 7:30 p.m.; shows begin at 8 p.m. Tickets: $45 for adults and $20 for children 12 and younger, plus tax. Information: http://www.rocktheboattheater.com, (877) 885-2838 or 945-2500.The Shakespeare Theatre Company present its production of William Shakespeares A Midsummer Nights Dream, at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Aspen District Theatre. Tickets: $50. Information: 920-5770 or visit http://www.wheeleroperahouse.com.Beginning Monday, Leeza Monge will move her weekly African dance class from Thursdays to Mondays at the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, 601 E. Sixth St. Classes will take place from 6:30-8 p.m. Information: 379-4566.The Glenwood Springs Art Guild recently mailed out Fall Art Festival applications. To enter the show this year, contact Portia Griefenberg at 945-0393, or pick up an entry form at the Chamber Resort Association or local art stores. The Fall Art Festival will be Sept. 21-25 at the Ramada Inn.The Summer Reading Program continues at the Garfield County Library branches with free weekly entertainment and reading incentives for children. This years theme is Dragons, Dreams and Daring Deeds. During the week of July 12, all branches will feature Quest of the Junkyard Dragon, a puppet show presented by Markie Scholz, a master puppeteer from South Dakota. This fast-paced story features imaginative adventures featuring a damsel in distress, a troll, cantankerous witches, screaming meemies, and of course, a junkyard dragon. Information: 945-5958.The Aspen Dance Connection is taking registrations for teen and adult modern dance, and kids yoga; African dance for boys and girls, and mother-daughter belly dance in July at A Spiritual Center, above Construction Junction in Carbondale. For a complete schedule and to register: 927-0641 or aspendance@sopris.netThe Aspen Art Museum summer art camps for children ages 6-17 in Aspen, Basalt and Carbondale. Registration: Carbondale Recreation Department at 704-4115, the Basalt Recreation Department at 927-8214 or the museum at 925-8050. Information: http://www.aspenartmuseum.org.

Rock n rolls most well-known photographers, who captured icons of rock from the 1960 through the 80s, will present their work at the Lynn Goldsmith Gallery, 40 Sunset Drive, Suite 10A, Basalt. An opening reception will take place from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Monday. Information: 927-0320.As part of Main Street Gallerys Artist of the Month series, Mary Noone will display her acrylic paintings throughout July at 817 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Information: 945-4817.All Rivers Juried Exhibit featuring 22 artists from Colorado, including valley representatives Jon Reitfors, Andrew Roberts-Gray, Wewer Keohane, Kathy Honea, Diane Seabrook, Ellen Woods, Marina Romanov and Lew Wilson, runs through Aug. 29 at the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, 601 E. Sixth St. Stop and see this collection of art from all over Colorado. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and noon to 4 p.m. weekends. Information: 945-2414.Wewer Keohane, of Arrow Sign & Design, will display her work at the Carbondale Center for the Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 645 Main St. Information: 963-1680.The Redstone Art Centers summer season has commenced with work by Richard Fitzgeralds new works in wood. Running through November from 1-4 p.m. daily. Information: 963-3790.Stanley Bells Still Movements show is on display at Rainy Day Designs studio, 16 N. Fourth St. Carbondale. The show includes paintings and sculptures based on the essence of the figure. Information: 963-9748.Through Aug. 8, Trilogy, at Colorado Mountain Colleges Aspen gallery, features Karla G. Nicholsons hand-colored photos, Chris Andersons oil paintings and sculptures, and Floyd Segels photographic portraits from Bhutan. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday. Information: 925-7740.

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