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Springs Theatre: Feb. 28-March 6: “Old School” (R), 7 and 9 p.m. nightly; 1 and 3 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. 28-March 6, “About Schmidt” (R) 7:30 nightly; also showing at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday only, March 1 & 2, “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” (PG), 427 Main St., Carbondale; call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: Feb. 28-March 6: “Chicago” (PG-13) 12:45, 3:15, 7:05 and 9:30 p.m.; “Old School” (R)12:30, 3, 5, 7:25 and 9:30 p.m.; “Daredevil” (PG-13) 12:25, 2:45, 5, 7:15 and 9:35 p.m.; “Cradle 2 the Grave” (R) 1, 3:45, 6:45 and 9:25 p.m.; “The Life of David Gale” (R) 12:20, 3:10, 6:45 and 9:25 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) 9 p.m.; “The Jungle Book 2” (G) 12:40, 2:30, 4:45 and 6:30 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: Feb. 28-March 6: “Cradle 2 the Grave” (R) 2:05 and 4:25 weekend maintees; 7:10 and 9:30 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. 28-March 6: “Kangaroo Jack” (PG) 7 p.m. nightly and Sunday, 3 p.m. matinee. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.

The Carbondale Clay Center presents a short, specialty class, Oil & Vinegar Sets from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, March 8 and 9. The instructor is Katie Van Alstine. Cost: $100. Required: mastery of basic wheel techniques.Glenwood Spring Art Guild members are showing their work through March and April all around town: Suzanne Hutchins, Glossa Jewelry; Ann Lieber, Vita Mart; Roxanne Morris, Flower Mart; Lisa Wahl, Motor Vehicle office; Dot Mulligan, Glenwood Music and Ruth Kary, Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association.

Enjoy live jazz with Walt Smith & Friends 7-10 p.m. every Tuesday at the Sopris Restaurant, south of Glenwood Springs at 7215 Hwy. 82. Call 945-7771 for details.Glenwood Music hosts Wednesday Night Live, a local musicians’ showcase from 8 to 10 p.m. This Wednesday, March 5, will feature Dave Hill. Limited seating. Free admission. 809 Grand Avenue, 928-8628.

Highway 82 through Snowmass Canyon will have lane closures between March 3 and 9 for construction. Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. down valley traffic will detour at Gerbaz Way and use Lower River Rd., returning at Snowmass Creek Rd. Up valley traffic will use one lane of Highway 82 Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Due to the recent inclement weather culvert replacement on Highway 6&24 east of Rifle will be extended into next week. The highway will remain closed possibly through Wednesday, March 5, between mile markers 91.10 (on the Rifle side) and 98/6 (at the west end of Silt). Local traffic can travel west of Silt as far as Mile Pond Road at mile marker 93.4, but must take I-70 if traveling to Rifle.The Roaring Fork Peace Coalition will show Ralph Nader’s video lecture, “People Have the Power,” at 7 p.m. Monday, March 3, at the Feral Book Cafe, 723 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs. For information call 928-8744.Contractors performing work for the City of Glenwood Springs will cut down and prune hazardous trees at the intersection of Midland Avenue, Four Mile Road and Airport Road on Wednesday, March 5, and Thursday, March 6. Upon completion of work, if citizens are interested in obtaining free firewood, please call 384-6366 for information.The Roaring Fork Peace Coalition will host a free lecture by Damacio Lopez at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 4, at the Roaring Fork High School Library in Carbondale and at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 5, at Glenwood Springs High School library. He will also show a video, “Invisible War.” Questions and discussion will follow.The Colorado Mountain College Small Business Development Center will present “The Nuts & Bolts” business workshop from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday, March 12, at Rifle City Hall, 202 Railroad Ave. Free. To sign up, call: Rifle, 625-2085; New Castle, 384-8523; Silt, 876-5237 and Glenwood Springs, 945-6589.Hollis E. Kelley and Debra Drew of Edward Jones will host a free one-hour program at 9:30 a.m., 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, at their local offices in Glenwood Springs. The presentation will feature Army General Barry McCaffrey in a live interactive television broadcast via Edward Jones private satellite network. McCaffrey will speak about war and terrorism. To reserve a seat call Kelly at 928-0500 or Drew at 928-0585.The Meals on Wheels annual fundraiser will be held during March. Look for the March for Meals donation canisters at area businesses and other March for Meals events in Rifle, Silt, Parachute and Battlement Mesa. All donations will be used for locally to providing nutritionally balanced hot noontime meals for the homebound elderly and disabled. For information, to make a donation, receive meals or volunteer, call Cindy at 285-7046.

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