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Springs Theater: May 2-22: “X-2, X-Men United” (PG-13), 7 and 9 p.m. nightly, 1 and 3:30 p.m. weekend matinee; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.
Crystal Theater: May 2-8: “The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers” (PG-13), 7 p.m. nightly; 427 Main St., Carbondale; call 963-0633 to verify show times.
Movieland: May 2-8: “X-2, X-Men United” (PG-13), 12:15, 3:20, 6:30 and 9:30 p.m. and 12:50, 4:45 and 7:35 p.m.; “Anger Management” (PG-13) 12:45, 3:30, 7:10 and 9:30 p.m.; “Holes” (PG) 1, 3:35, 6:50 and 9:20 p.m.; “The Lizzie McGuire Movie” (PG) 12:25, 2:30, 4:35, 6:45 and 9 p.m.; “The Real Cancun” (R) 9:35 p.m.; “Confidence” (R) 12:35, 3, 5:10 and 7:20 p.m.; “Identity” (R) 12:30, 2:45, 5, 7:15 and 9:15 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.
Mall 3: May 2-8: “Lizzie McGuire” (PG) 2:15 and 4:40 weekend matinees; 7 and 9:20 p.m. nightly; “Anger Management” (PG-13) 2 and 4:30 matinees, 7:15 and 9:40 p.m. nightly; “Malibu’s Most Wanted” (PG-13) 2:20 and 4:40 matinees, 7:10 and 9:30 p.m. nightly; at the Glenwood Springs Mall, call 945-1400 to verify show times.
Rifle Creek Theater: May 2-8: “X-2, X-Men United” (PG-13) 7 and 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday matinee; 7 p.m. only Sunday through Thursday. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
The Glenwood Springs High School Jazz Band and Friends will play at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 8, at Two Rivers Park in Glenwood Springs. Featuring Jan Garrett, Chris Bank, Bill Parish and the Denver jazz group, Convergence. Free. In case of rain, the concert will be in the GSHS multipurpose room.
Glenwood Music hosts Wednesday Night Live, a local musicians’ showcase from 8 to 10 p.m. This Wednesday, May 7, will feature Ellen Stapenhorst. Limited seating. Free admission. 809 Grand Avenue, 928-8628.
Storytime for 3-5 year olds will be held at the Glenwood Springs Library at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 7. The theme will be “Cinderella Stories” followed by a simple craft. The library is located at 413 9th Street. 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. For information call Susan at 927-4311.
Local Democrats will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, at the Garfield County commissioners room at the Annex in downtown Glenwood. For more information call 625-1797.
Summer Activities Fair for kids and parents is from 3:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, at the Eagle County Community Center in El Jebel. For more information, call 704-2770.
The National Railway Historical Society will meet at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, at the Re-1 Roaring Fork School District meeting room, 14th and Grand Ave. in Glenwood Springs, featuring “Service with a Smile,” the life and history of the railroad porter. Public welcome.
The Glenwood Springs Garden Club presents Dr. Curtis Swift who will speak about xeriscape techniques at 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, at the Methodist Church fellowship hall in Glenwood Springs. For more information call Ginny at 945-6603 or Bev at 928-8806.
The Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork, 16543 Old Hwy 82 in Carbondale, will host its monthly school tour and observation morning at 8:25 a.m. Thursday, May 8, at 8:25 a.m. Space is limited please call the school office at 963-1960.
There will be a home school curriculum used book sale from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, May 8, at 515 W. 2nd, Rifle. For more information call Kim O’Neill, 876-5405 or Alison Chiles, 625-4137.
Friends of the Rifle Library will hold a book sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 9 and 10, at the library, 107 E. 2nd, Rifle.
Children 18 months to six years are invited to make a Mothers Day craft, from 8-11:30 a.m. Friday, May 9, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. For more information call Barb Park, 384-6302.
The Roaring Fork School District will host an open house to honor Roaring Fork School District retirees from 4-5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 8, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. Refreshments will be served.
A free First Time Home Buyers Class is Thursday, May 8, provided by the Colorado Housing Assistance Corporation. For more information call David Carter, 524-8771.
Michael Kennedy, editor of Climbing magazine for 24 year, wife Julie and son Hayden, will present an up-close look at their adventurous lifestyle of trekking, rock climbing, skiing and kayaking at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 9, at the Colorado Rocky Mountain School Barn. Adults $8, children $5. Proceeds go to the Carbondale Middle School Climbing Club.
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