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Springs Theatre: Sept. 27-Oct. 3: “The Banger Sisters” (R) Mon.-Thurs. at 7 and 9 p.m.; Friday at 8 and 9:30 p.m.; Saturday at 1, 3, 8 and 9:30 p.m.; and Sunday at 1, 8 and 9:30 p.m. See related story in the Options section of the Fri. Sept. 27 issue for showtimes for Aspen Filmfest. Featuring Dolby Digital Surround Sound; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.Crystal Theatre: Sept. 30-Oct. 3: “The Fast Runner” 7 p.m. nightly; Sept. 27-29: Aspen Filmfest; See related story in the Options section of the Fri. Sept. 27 issue for showtimes. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times. Movieland: Sept. 27-Oct. 3: “The Banger Sisters” (R) 12:20, 2:45, 5:10, 7:25 and 9:30 p.m.; “Sweet Home Alabama” (PG-13) 12:30, 3:25, 7 and 9:25 p.m.; “The Tuxedo” PG-13) 12:25, 2:50, 5, 7:15 and 9:30 p.m.; “Four Feathers” (PG-13) 12:40, 3:30, 6:45 and 9:25 p.m.; “Ballistic: Ecks Vs. Sever” (R) 12:45, 3, 5, 7:10 and 9:20 p.m.; “Trapped” (R) 12:25, 3:20, 7 and 9:15 p.m.; “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” (PG) 1, 3:15, 5:15, 7:30 and 9:35 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: Sept. 27-Oct. 3: “Tuxedo” (PG-13) 2:30 and 4:50 p.m. weekend matinees, 7:05 and 9:25 p.m. nightly; “Sweet Home Alabama” (PG-13) 2:20 and 4:40 p.m. daily matinees, 7 and 9:20 p.m. nightly; “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” (PG) 2 and 4:30 p.m. daily matinees, 7:10 and 9:30 p.m. nightly; at the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times. Rifle Creek Theater: Sept. 27-Oct. 3: “Sweet Home Alabama” (PG-13) 7 and 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, 3 p.m. Sunday. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
Photographs by former Valley View Hospital ER Nurse Teeny Jeung are now on display in the main hall of the hospital. The exhibit includes pictures taken by Teeny on her world travels and pictures of her. The exhibit runs through November.The Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, 601 East 6th Street, will continue its Borderlands exhibition through Nov. 4. The popular exhibit features works by Latino, Russian and Anglo artists, including a 43 piece collection on loan from the University of Colorado at Boulder professor George Rivera. Borderlands explores our geographical, cultural, spiritual and emotional borders. The show comes to Glenwood Springs via Khbarovsk, East Russia. Admission is is free. For information call 945-2414.
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.Judy Piazza will present a rhythm and drumming workshop from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1, at St. Mary of the Crown Church in Carbondale. She will demonstrate drums from around the world, songs, chants and hand percussion. The fees is $30 to $45 on a sliding scale. Registrations can be mailed to Laurie Loeb, P.O. Box 363, Carbondale, CO 81623. For more information, call Laurie at 963-2798.
The Glenwood Springs Police Department Crime Prevention and Youth Activities Programs presents “Magic! Magic! Magic!” at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 30 at the Glenwood Springs High School auditorium. The magic show will raise funds for youth projects and activities. Tickets are $6 for children and senior citizens. Adult tickets are $8. For details, call Sgt. Burris at 945-8566.The Pitkin County Library is sponsoring an essay contest for Roaring Fork Valley seventh-graders and high school sophomores. Prizes range from $100 to $500. The theme is “Life’s Values.” Entry forms are available at the Pitkin County Library and schools in the Roaring Fork Valley. Essays are due by Nov. 8. For more information, call the Pitkin County Library at 925-3935.
If modern-day railroading is your passion, you’ll enjoy the Oct. 2 meeting of the Western Colorado Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society at 7:30 p.m. at the Roaring Fork School District office, 14th & Grand in Glenwood. Chapter member Todd Busse will give a slide show featuring recent photos of Denver & Rio Grande Western in 2002. Chapter meetings are open to the public. For more information, call Jan Girardot at 928-8721.Hand painted artisan chairs go on display this week at Alpine Banks as part of the annual fundraising drive for Alpine Christian Academy. The chairs are currently on display at Alpine Bank in Glenwood Springs through Friday, Oct. 4. The exhibit will then move to Alpine Banks of Carbondale and Basalt, before moving to several locations in Aspen. Supporters can bid on the chairs through Friday, Nov. 8th. The final bids will be accepted at Alpine Christian Academy’s annual dinner, Friday, Nov. 8th at the Basalt Middle School cafeteria. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for children.Universal Dances of Peace will be held from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Carbondale Community School. The circle dances use simple folk dance movements and sacred spiritual phrases from traditions around the world and include themes of peace, healing and celebration of life’s great mystery. For more information, call Laurie Loeb at 963-2798.Parents of college-bound juniors and seniors are invited to a college planning meeting at Glenwood Springs High School at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1 in the multi-purpose room.High quality bird seed is available through the Roaring Fork Audubon Society. Support of the bird seed sale makes possible a variety of nature programs and workshops that benefit our area. To place an order call Dave at 963-3479 or John at 625-9509 before Oct. 16. Seed may be picked up at Hyrup Feed and Ranch Supply in El Jebel on Saturday, Oct. 26, or for a small fee Audubon will deliver it to your door.
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