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Springs Theatre: Aug. 15-21: “Seabiscuit” (PG-13), 7 p.m. only nightly, 3 p.m. only weekend matinee; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.Crystal Theatre: Aug. 15-21: “Whale Rider” (PG-13) 8 p.m. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: Aug. 15-21: “Freaky Friday” (PG) 12:45, 3, 5:10, 7:15 and 9:20 p.m.; “Open Range” (R) 12:20, 3:10, 6:30 and 9:25 p.m.; “Uptown Girls” (PG-13) 12:45, 2:45, 4:45, 7 and 9:10 p.m.; “Grind” (PG-13) 1, 3:30, 7:20 and 9:35 p.m.; “Freddy Vs Jason” (R) 12:25, 3, 5, 7:10 and 9:15 p.m.; “Seabiscuit” (PG-13) 12:35, 3:40, 6:40 and 9:30 p.m.; “S.W.A.T.” (PG-13) 12:30, 3:15, 6:45 and 9:30 p.m. At the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: Aug. 15-21: “Open Range” (R) 1:30, 4:25, 7:15 and 10:05 p.m.; “S.W.A.T.” (PG-13) 1:45, 4:30, 7:15 and 9:45 p.m.; “Spy Kids 3 in 3D” (PG) 2, 4:20, 7:05 and 9:10 p.m. At the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times.Rifle Creek Theater: Aug. 15-21: “Spy Kids 3-D” (PG-13) 7 and 9 p.m. nightly weekends, 7 p.m. only Monday-Thursday, 3 p.m. Sunday matinee. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
The landscapes of Silt artist Dan Young are on exhibit at the Basalt Gallery, 200 Basalt Center Cr. through Aug. 29. Gallery hours 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Saturday. Sunday by appointment. Information: 927-9668.The Carbondale Clay Center’s Kids Summer Show in the lobby of Alpine Bank, 0350 Hwy 133 in Carbondale, runs through Aug. 29. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to noon. Information: 963-2529.
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.Glenwood Music hosts Wednesday Night Live, a local musicians’ showcase from 8-10 p.m. This Wednesday, Aug. 20, features Dan Forde. Limited seating. Free admission. 809 Grand Avenue, 928-8628.Mem Shannon brings his soulful blues to New Castle’s Burning Mountain Park at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20. Free.Big Swifty plays the Black Nugget in Carbondale at 9 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21.
Garfield Legal Services presents Tuesday Night Bar at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, at the Garfield County Courthouse. Free legal advice on civil matters.No criminal cases. Information and to register: 945-8858.Garfield County Republicans will hold their monthly luncheon at noon Wednesday, Aug. 20, at the Buffalo Valley Inn in south Glenwood Springs. State Representative Gregg Rippy, House District 61, is the featured speaker. Information: Dorothy Cerise, 928-8260 or Jim Larson, 945-9456.The 1st Annual Festival Las Americas is from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, in Sopris Park, Carbondale. Live music, kids’ entertainment, food, crafts and more. Volunteers needed. Information: Festival Las Americas Coordinator, 544-3579.Garfield Legal Services presents the Do It Yourself Divorce class, from 8:30 a.m. to noon, Thursday, Aug. 21, at the Garfield County Courthouse in Glenwood Springs. All required documents to file for divorce provided. Pre-registration is required. No one will be refused service if they demonstrate an inability to pay. Information and to register: 945-8858.The Roaring Fork Conservancy offers Family River Explorations offers a series of family-oriented riverside explorations at Conservancy Park in Glenwood Springs. “Cardiff Township History Walk” is at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21. Information: 927-1290.Garfield Legal Services presents Tuesday Night Bar at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, at the Garfield County Courthouse. Free legal advice on civil matters. Information and to register: 945-8858.The Roaring Fork School District Re-1 has announced five seats are opening on the district’s board of directors and will be voted on in November 2003. Nominations must be received by Aug. 29. Information: Joan Telinde at the Roaring Fork District office, 384-6009.If you know someone who lives in Grand River Hospital District with significant uncovered medical expenses, contact the fourth annual Grand River Gallop organizers, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25. Information: 625-6433, http://www.grhd.org. A new hotline for obtaining information about West Nile Virus is is on the Colorado Health Education Line for the Public, 877-462-2911, from 7 a.m.-11 p.m. Information on West Nile virus symptoms and infection in humans and animals.The 2004 Colorado Weed Calendars are now available, at Garfield County Public Libraries in Carbondale, Glenwood Springs, New Castle, Parachute, Rifle, and Silt. Information: Steve Anthony, 625-8601.The Mid Valley Trails Committee, a volunteer trails planning group, meets at 8 a.m. at Basalt Town Hall on the third Wednesday of the month. Information: Ruth Frey, 927-4640.Ladies Night Out! A Spiritual Discussion Gathering for Women meets from 6:30-8 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 905 Lupine Circle, Elk Run, Basalt. Information: Leslie Lebendiger, 927-9279.
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