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Springs Theatre: Feb. 14-20: “Shanghai Knights” (PG-13), 7 and 9:15 p.m. nightly; 1 and 3:15 p.m. Saturday and Sunday matinee. Featuring Dolby Digital Surround Sound; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.
Crystal Theatre: Feb. 14-20: “Adaptation” (R), 7:30 p.m., 427 Main St., Carbondale; call 963-0633 to verify show times.
Movieland: Feb. 14-20: “Chicago” (PG-13) 12:45, 3:15, 7:05 and 9:30 p.m.; “The Recruit” (PG-13)12:20, 3:20, 6:45 and 9:10 p.m.; “Daredevil” (PG-13) 12:25, 2:45, 5, 7:15 and 9:35 p.m.; “Kangaroo Jack” (PG) 12:30 and 5 p.m.; “Adaptation” (R) 2:30, 7 and 9:30 p.m.; “How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days” (PG-13) 12:30, 3:30, 7 and 9:25 p.m.; “Shanghai Knights” (PG-13) 1, 3:45, 6:30 and 9 p.m.; “The Jungle Book 2” (G) 12:40, 2:30, 4:45, 6:30 and 8:30 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.
Mall 3: Feb. 14-20: “Jungle Book 2” (PG-13) 2:30 and 4:14 Sat., Sun., Mon. matinees; 7:15 and 9:10 p.m. nightly; “Daredevil” (PG-13) 2 and 4:30 matinees, 7 and 9:15 p.m. nightly; “How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days” (PG-13) 2:10 and 4:35 matinees, 7:05 and 9:25 p.m. nightly; at the Glenwood Springs Mall, call 945-1400 to verify show times.
Rifle Creek Theater: Feb. 14-27: “Daredevil” (PG-13) 7 p.m. nightly and Sunday, 3 p.m. matinee. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
Glenwood Music hosts Wednesday Night Live, a local musicians’ showcase from 8 to 10 p.m. This Wednesday, Feb. 19, will feature Steve Skinner and the Love Machine. Limited seating. Free admission. 809 Grand Avenue, 928-8628.
The Symphony in the Valley’s winter concert at at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at the Battlement Mesa Activity Center and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23 at Glenwood Springs High School. Familiar classics from television and movies. Tickets $10.
Storytime for 3-5 year olds will be held at the Glenwood Springs Library, 413 Ninth Street, at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, the theme is “Iguanas.” Stories followed by a simple craft. Call 945-5958 for more information.
Storytime for preschoolers at the New Castle Branch Library is at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Storytime for toddlers, children two years old and younger, is at 10:30 a.m. Fridays. Featured are stories, activities and simple crafts. Call 984-2346 for details.
Storytime at the Gordon Cooper Library, Carbondale is at 11 a.m. Thursdays. Call 963-2889 for details.
Storytime at the Silt Branch Library starts at 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Call 876-5500 for details.
Storytime for toddlers and preschoolers at the Basalt Regional Library is at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday and Saturday. In February, children will receive a bookbag with a dragon on it and a bookmark. They’ll be reading books on kings, queens, knights and dragons. For information call Susan at 927-4311.
Home Buyers Education class will be from 5:30-9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, at Courthouse Plaza, county commissioners room. Free. Topics include buying a home, credit, first time buyers programs, insurance, qualifying for a mortgage. Call P.J. Howe, 970-874-8204, ext. 24 or Susie Meraz, 928-9574 to register.
Hal Terrell will speak about his new book, “Hometown Heroes,” about classmates who fought in World War II, at the Winter Series lecture sponsored by the Friends of the Glenwood Springs Library and the Frontier Historical Society, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at the library. For information call 945-5958.
Garfield County Republicans will hold their monthly luncheon at noon Wednesday, Feb. 19, at Buffalo Valley Inn in south Glenwood Springs. Sheriff Lou Vallario is the featured speaker. For more information call Dorothy Cerise, 928-8260 or Jim Larson, 945-9456.Single?
The next meeting of the High Country Mineral and Fossil Club will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. Richard T. Moolick will show slides on the National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum in Leadville. Everyone welcome. Donations accepted. For more information, call Patti at 945-8137.
Public commodities will be distributed at LIFT-UP offices on Friday, Feb. 21; in Carbondale, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the United Methodist Church, 385 S. 2nd St.; in Glenwood, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Sunnyside Retirement Center, 601 21st St.; in New Castle, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., 118 N. 4th St.; in Parachute, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., 112 N. Fisher Ave. and in Rifle and Silt from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 1800 Railroad Ave., Rifle. For information call 945-2005.
Garfield Legal Services presents Do It Yourself Divorce class from 8:30 a.m. to noon, Thursday, Feb. 20th, at the Garfield County Courthouse in Glenwood Springs. For further information and to register, call 945-8858.
There will be an EPA private pesticide applicator workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at Courthouse Plaza, Glenwood Springs. To register call Steve Anthony at 625-8601.
A First Time Homebuyer Educational Workshop co-sponsored by US Bank and the Mountain Regional Housing Corporation from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at US Bank, 802 Grand Avenue, Glenwood Springs, Co. Free. For more information call 963-9606.
The Northwest Colorado Oil and Gas Forum will meet from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at Rifle Town Hall hearing chambers, 202 Railroad Ave. For information call Brian Macke at 303-894-2100 x122.
The Eagle County housing department will offer a first time home buyer class from 5:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at the Eagle Library. Free. To register call 328-8770.
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