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Springs Theatre: Aug. 29-Sept. 4: “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. 29-Sept 4: “Whale Rider” (PG-13) 8 p.m. Closed Monday, Sept. 1. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: Aug. 29-Sept.4: “Jeepers Creepers 2” (R) 12:30, 2:50, 5, 7:10 and 9:30 p.m.; “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.; “Spy Kids in 3-D” (PG) 5:15 p.m.; “Freddy Vs Jason” (R) 3:30 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) 1 and 6:45 p.m.; “My Boss’s Daughter” (PG-13) 1, 3:15, 7:20 and 9:35 p.m. At the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: Aug. 29-Sept. 4: “Open Range” (R) 1:30, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m.; “The Italian Job” (PG-13) 1:45, 4:25, 7:10 and 9:40 p.m.; “Freaky Friday” (PG) 1:50, 4:10, 7 and 9:10 p.m. At the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times.Rifle Creek Theater: Aug. 29-Sept. 4: “Seabiscuit” (PG-13) 7 p.m. only, Sunday and Monday matinee 3 p.m. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
Marble’s second annual Art Festival, Flea Market and Silent Auction runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Saturday, Sept. 6. Enjoy a day in the high country browsing, bidding, eating and listening to music. Tour the new $250,000 restoration and renovation of the 115-year-old Marble Community Church. Information: 963-0649. Award-winning local artist Jennifer Matthews will exhibit works in pencil and gicle prints at the Village Smithy restaurant in Carbondale from Sept. 1 to Oct. 13.
Paleface, featuring Luke and Wade, plays at 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 31., at Rivers Restaurant.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.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.
Baharav Vineyards will host its annual Labor Day wine sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday and Monday, Aug. 31 and Sept. 1, at Baharav Vineyards, 2370 County Rd. 112, Carbondale. Call 963-9659 for directions.The local singles group is planning a hike to Thomas Lakes Sunday, Aug. 31. Meet at 9 a.m. at the City Market parking lot in the corner closest the street light in Carbondale. Information: Joyce, 945-4100.The South Canyon Landfill will be closed Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 1. It will reopen at 6 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2 and close from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. It will also be closed Saturday, Sept. 13.The West Garfield County Landfill will be closed Monday, Sept. 1, for Labor Day. It will reopen Tuesday, Sept. 2, and resume regular hours, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Sunday.The Marble Historical Society’s annual Colonel Meek Labor Day pancake breakfast is from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 31, at the Marble Fire Station. Information: Dana Darien, 963-7088.West Nile Virus information hotline, 877-462-2911, from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.The Howard Dean for President MeetUp will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, at the Courthouse Plaza in Glenwood Springs, in the commissioners room. At 7 p.m., the Garfield County Democratic Party will meet at the same location. Information: 625-1797.The annual Carbondale Invitational Golf Tournament is Saturday, Sept. 6, at Ironbridge beginning with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Entry deadline, Monday, Sept. 1. Send entry forms to John Foulkrod, P.O. Box 624, Carbondale, CO 81623.The Glenwood Garden Club will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, at Mary Sundin’s home. Information: 945-8777.The Iron Mountain Tramway will be closed until 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2. New fall begin Wednesday, Sept. 3. Monday through Friday the tramway opens at 9:30 a.m., first cave tour begins at 10 a.m., last cave tour at 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday the tramway opens at 9 a.m., first cave tour begins at 9:40 a.m., last cave tour begins at 8 p.m.The Roaring Fork Peace Coalition and the Stepstone Center present political anthropologist Dr. Abdollah Dashti who will give a free lecture, “Iran and Other Challenges for U.S. Middle East Policy” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, at Carbondale Town Hall. Free. Information: Dave Reed, 927-9159.The Anvil Points Quilt Guild will meet Tuesday, Sept. 2, at the Lovell Building, 200 4th St., Rifle. Information: Gerry Pratt, 625-2571.Marble Quarry Tours weekends at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Information: 963-1991.
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