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Springs Theatre: May 9-22: “X-2, X-Men United” (PG-13), 7 and 9:30 p.m. nightly, 1 and 3:30 p.m. weekend matinee; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.

Crystal Theatre: May 9-15: “Talk to Her” (R), 8 p.m. nightly; 427 Main St., Carbondale; call 963-0633 to verify show times.

Movieland: May 9-15: “Matrix Reloaded” (R) 11:30, 12:45, 2:20, 3:45, 6:10, 6:45, 9 and 9:35 p.m.; “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.; “Daddy Daycare” (PG) 12:35, 3, 5:10, 7:15 and 9:25 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 9-15: “Matrix Reloaded” (R) Thursday, May 15: 12:45, 3:50, 7:10 and 10:15 p.m.; “Lizzie McGuire” (PG) 2:15 and 4:20 p.m. weekend matinees; 7 and 9:20 p.m. nightly; “Anger Management” (PG-13) 2 and 4:30 p.m. weekend matinees, 7:15 p.m. nightly; “Daddy Daycare” (PG) 2:10 and 4:25 p.m. weekend 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 9-15: “X-2, X-Men United” (PG-13) 7 and 9:20 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday matinee; 7 p.m. only Sunday through Thursday. “Matrix Reloaded” (PG-13) 10 p.m. only Wednesday, May 14; begins regular showing Thursday, May 15. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.

The Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts is looking for artists to participate in the “Wheels” exhibit, June 7 to 29. This non-juried exhibit can include dimensional art, mixed media, photography or digital art that incorporates a wheel – including your car! The deadline for submissions is Tuesday, May 20. Call the art center for applications, tickets or for information on classes at 970-945-2414 or e-mail at

Peter Britt will play country rock at 9 p.m. Thursday, May 15, Buffalo Valley.

The Rattlers will play at 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 16 and 17, after the Rifle Rendezvous, at the Hideout in Parachute.

Black Timber plays at 9 p.m. Hawaiian weekend Friday, May 9 and Saturday, May 10, at the Winchester Night Club in Rifle. Karaoke starts at 7 p.m. every Thursday. Call 625-0380 for details.

The Kudzoos, a four-piece acoustic “newgrass” group, will play Friday, May 16, at Steve’s Guitars, 19 N. 4th St. in Carbondale. $10 donation. Doors open at 8 p.m. Music starts at 8:30. For information call 963-3304.

Friday is open mike night at 8 p.m. at the Short Stop in El Jebel. Country D.J. with JD the Marlboro Man 8 p.m. Saturdays; Thursday ladies’ night with free drinks for ladies from 8:30-10:30 p.m. Karaoke and D.J. dancing from 9 p.m. to close.

The Rock Dogs play unleashed rock and roll at 9 p.m. Friday, May 16, and Saturday, May 17, at O’Leary’s Saloon in Rifle. Classy karaoke is Wednesday and Sunday at 9 p.m.

The Glenwood Springs Fire Department is sponsoring a community fire prevention workshop from 6:30 to 10:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 15 at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. Call 384-6480 or 384-6433 for more information.

Dr. Scott Tesoro will speak about how the foods our children eat contribute to the health of their developing brain and nervous system, at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 15, at Gyminikids, Inc. in Basalt. For more information call 963-9123.

Garfield Legal Services presents the Do It Yourself Divorce Class from 8:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, May 15, at the Garfield County Courthouse in Glenwood Springs. For more information and to register, call 945-8858.

The Glenwood Springs High School spring talent showcase and coffeehouse at 7 p.m., Thursday, May 15, in the Glenwood Springs High School multipurpose room. Admission is $4 at the door.

Incoming Glenwood Springs High School Freshmen must take a mathematics exam for class placement in the fall. The test will be given from 3:45-5:45 p.m., on Thursday, May 15, at the high school. Students currently enrolled in Glenwood Springs Middle School do not need to take the exam. For more information call 384-5559.

Darrell Munsell will speak about the Ludlow Massacre at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 15, at the Gordon Cooper Library, 76 S. 4th St., in Carbondale. For more information call the library at 963-2889.

A total lunar eclipse 8 p.m. Thursday, May 15. Dave Clark will speak about the eclipse at 7:30 p.m., in Room 201 at CMC’s Lappala Center, in Carbondale. Telescopes available during the evening. For more information call 925-3757, ext. 2440 or (home) 963-8049.

Roaring Fork High School presents “A Bad Year for Tomatoes” by John Patrick at 7 p.m. Friday, May 16, at the high school auditorium. Tickets are $7 for adults, $5 for children, seniors and students.

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