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Springs Theatre: Sept. 13-19: “SwimFan” (PG-13), at 7 and 9 p.m. daily, 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: Sept. 13-19: “Road to Perdition” (R) 8 p.m. nightly; 427 Main St., Carbondale; call 963-0633 to verify show times. Closed Labor Day, Sept. 2.Movieland: Sept. 13-19: “Signs” (PG-13) 12:20, 3:10, 7 and 9:25 p.m.; “City By The Sea” (R) 12:35, 2:50, 5:05, 7:20 and 9:35 p.m.; “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” (PG-13) 1, 3:15, 5:15, 7:30 and 9:35 p.m.; “Stealing Harvard” (PG) 12:40, 3, 5, 7:10 and 9:15 p.m.; “The Importance of Being Ernest” (PG-13) 12:40 and 6:40 p.m.; “SwimFan” (PG-13)12:25, 2:45, 6:45 and 9:10 p.m.; “XXX” (PG-13) 12:45, 3:30, 6:45 and 9:20 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: Sept. 13-19: “Signs” (PG-13) 2:20 and 4:40 p.m. daily matinees, 7 and 9:20 p.m. nightly; “Serving Sara” (PG-13) 2:30 and 4:50 daily matinees, 7:05 and 9:25 nightly; “City By The Sea” (R) 2 and 4:30 daily matinees, 7:10 and 9:30 p.m. nightly; at the Glenwood Springs Mall, call 945-1400 to verify show times. Rifle Creek Theater: Sept. 13-19: “Road to Perdition” (R), 7 and 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, 3 p.m. Sunday. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
Fall classes at the Carbondale Clay Center begin Sept. 16. Drop-ins will be 4 to 6 p.m. Thursdays and 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. beginning Sept. 19. Short specialty classes include gargoyles and lanterns, Oct. 11 and 25; turkey platters, Nov. 15 and 22. Call 963-2529 for more information.The Colorado Mountain College Central Services Gallery is currently presenting a series of portraits of women who live with and battle breast cancer by Aspen photographer Nora Feller. “Portraits of Hope: Conquering Breast Cancer,” will run through Sept. 30. The gallery is at Grand Avenue and 9th Street in Glenwood Springs and is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Garfield School District Re-2 music faculty presents a free night of music at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, in the Rifle High School auditorium. 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.Coco Montoya brings his swampy blues to the Buffalo Valley at 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21. Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance, $24 at the door and are available at the Watersweeper and the Dwarf, Design Audio/Video, Glenwood Music and Buffalo Valley in Glenwood Springs; Harrelson Music in Rifle; Bob’s House of Music in Eagle and Sounds Easy in Carbondale.
The Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork, 16543 Old Highway 82, Carbondale, will hold an open house and back-to-school night from 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 18. Thom Schaefer from Shining Mountain School in Boulder will speak about Waldorf education at 5:30 p.m. Meet the teachers and visit classrooms. Parent and child play group at the Waldorf School is for children ages one to three, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. It begins Sept. 13 and runs through Oct. 25. Cost is $115. For details call 963-1960.St. Stephen’s School in Glenwood Springs announces the opening of its pre-school under the direction of Jessica Riddle. St. Stephen’s Pre-school is now accepting registrations for the current school year for children between the ages of three and five. Call the school office, 945-7746, to schedule an appointment.
The Bookcliff, Mount Sopris and South Side Conservation Districts’ noxious weed cost-share program is accepting applications through September to help treat all of Garfield County’s noxious weeds.To receive an application, call the district office at 945-5494, ext. 101 or the Garfield County Weed Management office at 625-3969.The third and final Moonride benefit for LIFT-UP in Glenwood Canyon takes place on Saturday, Sept. 21, under the full-moon and at the start of the changing colors of autumn. Food for this ride will be Italian Cuisine by Florindo’s and Domino’s, and music by none other than Dan Sheridan.Sylvan Lake will be drained from a depth of 21 feet to 6 feet to facilitate repairs to the dam. The bag and possession limits are suspended. The brook trout closure remains in effect. Water levels are expected to return to normal in the spring or early summer. For more information, call Sylvan Lake State Park at 970-328-2021.The city of Glenwood Springs is looking for volunteers to serve on a variety of commissions, boards and committees including the Ad Hoc Airport Committee, the Building Contractors Licensing Board, the Downtown Development Authority, the financial Advisory Board, the Housing for Tomorrow Commission and the Planning and Zoning Commission. Applications are available at the city clerk’s office, 101 W. Eighth St., Suite 325, Glenwood Springs or on the city’s homepage, http://www.ci.glenwood-springs.co.us or by calling 384-6403.The Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association is now accepting applications for grant funds for the promotion of special events in Glenwood Springs in 2003. A total of $7,500 in tourism marketing funds is available to host events. The special event grant applications are due Nov. 1 for events in 2003. Awardees will be notified Dec. 1. For questions or an application, contact Lori Hogan at the chamber at945-6589or firstname.lastname@example.org.The South Side Conservation District is offering an educational grant of $500 to Rifle, Silt and New Castle schools and youth groups to develop new or enhance existing educational programs that compliment agriculture, conservation or environmental issues. Call the district office at 945-5494, ext. 101, for an application.
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