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Christ Community Churchs Forgiven, Christian rock, 6:30 p.m. today, Two Rivers Park, Glenwood SpringsSteve McLaughlin, acoustic folk rock, 7-9 p.m. today, Siamese Basil restaurant, Glenwood Springs, sunset deck party with half-price drink specials. Information: 945-0999Round Mountain, doors open at 8 p.m. today, show starts at 8:30. Steves Guitars, 19 N. Fourth St., Carbondale. Cover: $15. Information: 963-3304Paleface, modern rock, 9 p.m. today, Hurricane Grille, Carbondale3 Legged Dog, rock n roll, 9 p.m. today, Rivers. No coverScooze, rock n roll, 9 p.m. today and Saturday, OLearys, Rifle. Classy Karaoke, 9 p.m. Wednesdays and ThursdaysSeventh Hour, a mix of original and cover songs featuring special guests Mike Prosser and Chris Harrison, 9:30 p.m. today, Black Nugget, and 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Redstone Park, Information: 963-8240Music at Silt Heyday in Veterans Park includes: Heart of the Rockies at the gazebo during the pancake breakfast; Rocking Horse, rock and country, 1:30 p.m.; and Acoustic Mayhem, Cajun, folk, rock, country and Irish music, 7 p.m.Last Minute String Band, free outdoor concert of old-time American fiddle tunes, 7-9 p.m. Saturday, Centennial Park on the corner of Ninth Street and Grand Avenue, Glenwood SpringsCowboy Attitude, country and western, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday, Silt Bar & CafeJohnny O Band, blues and guitar, 9 p.m. Saturday, Miners Claim, SiltThe Aspen Chapel Choir and Orchestra, directed by Steve Finch, presents J.S. Bachs Easter Oratorio. Features soloists and trumpet, oboe, flute, bassoon and organ players. 9:30 a.m. Sunday, Aspen Chapel at the Castle Creek roundabout. Information: 925-7184Melody Hartman, folk, blues and standards, 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, Glenwoods Downtown Market. Information: 945-0321Daniel Hallford, solo classical guitar, 8-10 p.m., Glenwood Musics Wednesday Night Live, Information: 928-8628The Subdudes, New Orleans blues, folk, R&B, country, Cajun, funk, gospel and rock n roll, 6 p.m. Thursday, Snowmass Summer of Free Music series, Fanny HillKaraoke Crush, 9 p.m. Tuesdays, the Hurricane Grill, Carbondale. 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, ParachuteHuey Plumbly, legendary bluesman, 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fins Grille and Raw Bar (the only raw bar in Glenwood Springs), upstairs at 710 Grand Ave. Information: 945-4771Grover Duffield and friends, 8 p.m. Thursdays, Grill at the Redstone Inn. Information: 963-2526Big Daddy Lee & the Kingbees, Chicago-style blues, 10 p.m. Fridays, Jimmys an American Restaurant and Bar, 205 S. Mill St., Aspen, no coverAcoustic 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 styles. Sound system provided. Bring instrument, cords and amp. (Some acoustic instruments can plug into the board.) Information: Pam Rosenthal, 319-0108

Barry Smiths one-man show Jesus in Montana: Adventures in a Doomsday Cult, 7:30 p.m. today, Blue Acacia Playhouse in Glenwood Springs; 8 p.m, Saturday, Steves Guitars in Carbondale; and 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Theatre Aspen Tent in Rio Grande Park. Cost: $10 at the door.The 36th Annual Silt Heyday, pancake breakfast, craft and food booths, quilt show and sale, parade, family entertainment, kids games and live music. 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Information: 876-5801.Glenwoods Downtown Market continues from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, featuring garden-fresh produce, baked goods, handmade jewelry, crafts and Cafe Court with live cooking demos in Sunlight Ski and Bike Shops parking lot. This week: belly dancing from 6-7 p.m. and the music of Melody Hartman all evening. Centennial Park at Ninth Street and Grand Avenue. Information: 945-0321.Rock the Boat Theater 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. Tickets: $45 for adults and $20 for children 12 and younger, plus tax. Information: 945-2500 or http://www.rocktheboattheater.com.Basalt Recreation art classes with D.D. Gerdin for ages 6 and older in August. Information: http://www.basaltexpressrec.org or 927-8214.Theatre Aspen is looking for volunteers to help usher in August. Volunteers will be able to see The Colorado Catechism, The Underpants, and the kids show The Near-sighted Knight and the Far-sighted Dragon for free on the days they choose to usher. Information: Mary Lacny, house manager, 925-9313 ext. 110.The Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts is calling all artists for the Africa! Africa! exhibit. If you have been to Africa, dreamed of Africa, lived in Africa or created work about Africa, enter the exhibit beginning Sept. 2 and running through Oct. 30. Entry deadline is Friday, Aug. 26. Information: 945-2414.The Glenwood Springs Art Guild has 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.Summer Reading Program, Garfield County Library branches, with free weekly entertainment and reading incentives for children. This years theme is Dragons, Dreams and Daring Deeds. Information: 945-5958.


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