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Springs Theatre: July 11-17: “The Pirates of the Caribbean” (PG-13), 7 and 9:40 p.m. nightly, 1 and 3:40 p.m. weekend matinee; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.Crystal Theatre: July 11-17: “Nowhere in Africa” (R) 8 p.m. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Closed Friday, July 4. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: July 11-17: “The Pirates of the Caribbean” (PG-13) 12:25, 3:20, 6:30 and 9:25 p.m.; “Legally Blonde 2” (PG-13) 12:40, 3, 5, 7:15 and 9:25 p.m.; “Terminator 3” (R) 1, 3:30, 7 and 9:30 p.m., “Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle” (PG-13) 12:30, 2:45, 5:05, 7:20 and 9:35 p.m.; “Sinbad” (PG) 12:20, 2:30 and 4:30 p.m.; “The Hulk” (PG-13) 6:30 and 9:20 p.m.; “The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen” (PG-13) 12:30, 3:10, 6:45 and 9:15 p.m.; “Finding Nemo” (G) 12:20, 2:40, 5, 7:15 and 9:30 p.m. At the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: July 11-17: “Terminator 3” (R) 12, 2:30, 5, 7:30, 10 p.m. daily, 12:30 a.m. late show Friday and Saturday; “Sinbad” (PG) 12:20, 2:20, 5:10, 7:10 p.m. daily; “Charlie’s Angels 2” (PG13) 9:10 p.m. daily, 12 a.m. late show Friday and Saturday; “LXG” (PG13) 12:10, 2:25, 4:50, 7:20, 9:50 p.m. daily, 12:15 a.m. late show Friday and Saturday. At the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times.Rifle Creek Theater: July 11-17: “2 Fast 2 Furious” (PG-13) 7 and 9 p.m. nightly, 3 p.m. Sunday matinee. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
July at the Center for the Arts is also about remembrance and reflection. Phoenix Rising: Remembering the Coal Seam Fire is the focus of the art exhibit this month. Eight artists have put together a collection of works that represent that event in art. The works are powerful and healing. The artists reception and coffeehouse at 7 p.m. Friday, July 18, at 7 p.m. Many of the officials who took charge during that event have been invited to tell the story about how they saved our town.
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, July 16, will feature New Shoes. Limited seating. Free admission. 809 Grand Avenue, 928-8628.
The Glenwood Springs Group of the Embroiderers Guild of America will hold its monthly meeting from 9 a.m. to noon Monday, July 14, at P.J. Click’s home. Call Becca at 945-7434 for more information.Garfield Legal Services will present the next Tuesday Night Bar Tuesday, July 15, at the Rifle City Hall. Free attorney consultation. For more information, call 945-8858.Girls age five or entering first grade can eat s’mores, sing songs and make new friends during the Girl Scouts’ Lazy Daisy Days of Summer, July 25 and 26, at Sylvan Lake. Registration deadline is Monday, July 14. For more information call 970-242-4461.Local author and reporter Nick Isenberg tells lots of secrets in a book he co-authored, “All New Government Secrets.” Isenberg will sign his book from 6-7 p.m. Monday, July 14, at the Feral Book Cafe, 723 Cooper, Glenwood Springs.Garfield County Republicans will hold their monthly luncheon at noon Wednesday, July 16, at the Buffalo Valley Inn in south Glenwood Springs. Assistant District Attorney Lawson Wills is the featured speaker. Information: Dorothy Cerise, 928-8260 or Jim Larson, 945-9456.The Colorado Association of Nonprofit Organizations will hold two workshops beginning Tuesday, July 15, at the Colorado Mountain College Roaring Fork Campus. Emergency Preparedness is from 2-3:30 p.m. and Workplace Violence from 3:45-5 p.m. Information: Jennifer Smarr, 800-333-6554.Do It Yourself Divorce class is 8:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, July 17, at the Garfield County Courthouse in Glenwood Springs. For more information and to register, call 945-8858.Michael Chandler, president of Chandler Marketing Co. and author of “Dreamweaving: The Secret to Overwhelming Your Business Competition,” will speak to the Downtown Preservation Association and the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association members at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday, July 16, at Glenwood Springs City Hall.Adopt a pet at the Adoptathon from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 19, at the Rifle Animal Shelter, Prefontaine Ave. across from Rifle High School. For more information call 984-2579.Calling all bakers to enter the 32nd annual Carbondale Mountain Fair baking contests. The pie contest is at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 26, and the cake contest is at 11 a.m. Sunday, July 27, all in Sopris Park. Bring your entry to the picnic shelter 30 minutes before the contest. Ribbons and prizes awarded. For information and to enter call 963-2922.Join Rifle Recreation at the East UMTRA Site (off of US 6, about a mile west of Railroad Ave. There will be signs) for a doggie party from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 19. Call 625-2151 for more information.The Caring for Colorado Foundation will host an interactive health care video conference at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, at Valley View Hospital. Information:Carolyn Hardin at 384-5796.
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In a pair of Saturday matinee games at the Chavez-Spencer Gymnasium, the Glenwood Springs girls and boys teams played host to the Steamboat Springs Sailors in 4A Western Slope League basketball action.