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Springs Theatre: July 25-31: “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 25-31: “Bruce Almighty” (PG-13) 8 p.m. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: July 25-31: “Spy Kids 3 in 3D:” (PG) 12:20, 2:30, 4:30, 6:50 and 9 p.m.; “The Pirates of the Caribbean” (PG-13) 12:25, 3:20, 6:30 and 9:25 p.m.; “Terminator 3” (R) 7:15 and 9:30 p.m.; “Tomb Raider 2” (PG-13) 1, 3:30, 7 and 9:30 p.m.; “Seabiscuit” (PG) 12:35, 3:40, 6:40 and 9:30 p.m.; “Johnny English” (PG) 12:20, 3:05, 5, 7 and 9:05 p.m.; “The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen” (PG-13) 12:30 and 3:10 p.m. “Bad Boys 2” (R) 12:45, 3:35, 6:30 and 9:25 p.m. At the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: July 25-31: “Tomb Raider 2” (PG) 1, 4, 7 and 9:40 p.m.; “LXG” (PG-13) 1:20, 4, 7:20 and 9:50 p.m.; “Spy Kids 3 in 3D” (PG) 1, 3, 5, 7 and 9 p.m. At the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times.Rifle Creek Theater: July 25-31: “The Pirates of the Caribbean” (PG-13) 7 and 9 p.m. nightly, 3 p.m. Sunday matinee. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
The third annual “A Summertime Art Show,” opens with a meet-the-artists reception at Main Street Gallery, 817 Grand, Glenwood Springs. from 5-8 p.m., on Friday, Aug. 1. The show features new paintings by Stephen Datz, Berard Hofmann, Daniel Loge and Renae Taylor. Information: 945-4817. July at the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts is about remembrance and reflection. “Phoenix Rising: Remembering the Coal Seam Fire” is the focus of eight artists’ works this month. Information: 945-3414.
Be sure to check out all the great live music at Carbondale Mountain Fair still happening on Sunday.Workin’ Man’s Blues with Big Daddy Lee and the Kingbees every Sunday from 5-8 p.m. at the Black Nugget Saloon, Fourth and Main, Carbondale. Information: 963-4498.Twirp Anderson and John Sommers with Tom and Julie Paxton present “John Denver Stories and Songs,” at the Wheeler Opera House, 620 E. Bleeker St., from 4-5:30 p.m., on Tuesday, July 29. Information: 925-3721. 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. Information: 945-7771.
Carbondale Clay Center, 135 Main St., presents Clay Camps. From Monday, July 28-Friday, Aug. 1. Information: 963-2529.Cowboys and cowgirls, ages 3-6, saddle up for the Stick Horse Rodeo, from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., on Wednesday, July 30, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center in-line rink. Barrel racing, bull (ball) riding, boot scramble and more. Free. Information: 384-6302.Garfield County Library Summer Reading Program continues with special free performances by magicians Dave and Connie Elstun on Tuesday, July 29 at 10:30 a.m., Carbondale City Hall and at 1 and 3 p.m. More to come! Information: Pat Conway, 945-5958, firstname.lastname@example.org
There’ll be a community potluck picnic/going-away party for Diane and Larry Borgard at 6 p.m., at Burning Mountain Park, New Castle, on Tuesday, July 29. Bring a side dish or dessert along with your own table service and chair. Information: Carolyn Tucker, 984-2173, email@example.com.The Crown Mountain Park and Recreation District is hosting a “Rock Out” party at the new soccer field, at 4 p.m. this Sunday – literally. Comb the field for small rocks and other debris.Potluck dinner, refreshments, prizes. Information: Mark Fuller, 963-4959 or Sharon Rather, 963-6030.Support YouthZone’s Kiss-n-Squeal fundraiser on Wednesday, July 30: Midnight Bowling at El JeBowl from 6:30-9 p.m. (fundraiser for Jim Duke), RSVP by Monday, July 28. Information: 945-9300, youthzone.com.The Crown Mountain Park and Recreation District will dedicate the new soccer field at Crown Mountain Park to the late Nick McGrath at 6:30 p.m., on Wednesday, July 30. Information: Sharon Rather, 963-6030, firstname.lastname@example.org. Is your pet a star? Animals Ink is hosting a free taping for local entries for Animal Planet’s TV show, “Pet Star.” Bring your talented creatures (they can’t just look cute; they have to perform a trick) to Hendrick Park, in Carbondale from 9 a.m-noon, Saturday, Aug. 2. Information: Jane, 704-0315 or email@example.com. Climbers Levi Borst and Shane Edmonds will present a slide show on the Himalayas at Summit Canyon Mountaineering at 8 p.m., Tuesday, July 29. Donations accepted to help a sherpa village. Information: Mina Bolton, 945-6994, ext. 22.
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