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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.
Art works by Janet Nelson are now on display at the Gordon Cooper Library in Carbondale. Marble Charter School art students work is displayed in the conference room of the library. It includes a triptych “Our Vision of Marble” by a group of older students. Their work is the result of a workshop with local artist Julie Lang and a grant from the Carbondale Council on Arts and Humanities.Art works by Glenwood Springs artist Mary Noone are now hanging in the Village Smithy in Carbondale through June 9.
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.
The Glenwood Mennonite Church will show a free video, “Bonhoeffer,” a new feature length documentary on Dietrich Bonhoeffer, theologian and Nazi resistor Thursday, May 8, at the church, 2306 Blake Ave. Glenwood Springs. For more information, call Lauren at 945-5245.The Colorado Department of Transportation will pave a section of Highway 6&24 in West Glenwood Springs between Soccer Field Rd. and Donegan Rd. beginning Wednesday, May 7. Paving will take place the week of May 12. The National Association of Retired Federal Employees will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, May 8, at Colorado Mountain College, 1402 Blake Ave., Glenwood Springs, for lunch followed by a program and meeting.The Roaring Fork Audubon Society will sponsor a Birdathon fundraiser in conjunction with its Spring Bird Count on Saturday, May 10. To take part in the count or make a Birdathon pledge, call Dave Clark at 963-3479 or Linda Vidal at 704-9950.Basalt High School presents the 4th annual valleywide student filmfest featuring short films by valley high school students, at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 9 and 10, at the Basalt Middle School auditorium. Admission is $4.Garfield Legal Services will host a beer and wine tasting and silent auction from 5-8 p.m. Friday, May 9, at the Hotel Colorado. Hotel packages, art, golf, gift certificates, restaurants. Proceeds will support Garfield Legal Services programs. For information call 945-8858.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.Needle & I Quilters and Quilters of the Rockies will host the 10th annual Mothers Day Quilt Show from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, May 10, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 11, at the Hotel Colorado. Admission is $2 for adults, $1 for seniors. Children under 12 free. For more information call Jonne Winter, 704-0886.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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