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Springs Theater: Oct. 24-30: “Intolerable Cruelty” (PG-13), 7 and 9 p.m. nightly, 1 and 3 p.m. weekend matinee; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.Crystal Theater: Oct. 24-30: “Step Into Liquid” (NR) 8:15 p.m.; Oct. 24-28: “Secondhand Lions” (PG) 6 p.m. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: Oct. 24-30: “School of Rock” (PG-13) 12:20, 2:45, 5, 7:15 and 9:35 p.m.; “Scary Movie 3” (PG-13) 1, 3:05, 5:10, 7:20 and 9:20 p.m.; “Runaway Jury” (PG-13) 12:30, 3:20, 6:50 and 9:25 p.m.; “Kill Bill” (R) 12:50, 3:15, 6:45 and 9:10 p.m.; “Good Boy” (PG) 12:45 and 5:05 p.m.; “Radio” (PG) 12:25, 2:40, 4:55, 7:10 and 9:30 p.m.; “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre” (R) 12:40, 3, 7:25 and 9:30 p.m.; “Intolerable Cruelty” (PG-13) 2:50 and 7:30 p.m. At the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: Oct. 24-30: “Texas Chainsaw Massacre” (R) 1, 3:15, 5:30, 7:45, 10 p.m.; “Radio” (PG) 1:10, 3:45, 7 and 9:25 p.m.; “Scary Movie 3” (PG-13) 1, 3, 5, 7 and 9 p.m. At the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times.Rifle Creek Theater: Oct. 24-30: “Radio” (PG-13) Friday and Saturday, 7 and 9 p.m., Sunday, 3 p.m., Sunday – Thursday, 7 p.m. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
The Toy Shack, 715 Grand Ave. in Glenwood Springs offers a free Storytime to children 2-6 years old at 10:30 a.m. Thursdays. Information: 947-0333.The Gordon Cooper Library in Carbondale Storytime for children three to five is at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Information: 963-2889.The New Castle Branch Library Storytime is at 10:30 Wednesday. Toddler Storytime for children two and under is Friday at 10:30 a.m. Stories, crafts and fun! The Halloween parade is at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 31. Trick or Treat at downtown merchants. Information: 984-2346.Storytime for 3-5 year olds at the Glenwood Springs Library, 413 9th St. is at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29. This week’s theme is “Halloween Trick or Treat.” Stories followed by a simple craft. Children are encouraged to wear costumes, as they will go trick-or-treating in the neighborhood. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Information: 945-5958. Rifle Library’s annual Storytime Halloween parade will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 30. Information: Melissa, 625-3471.
Glenwood Music hosts Wednesday Night Live, a local musicians’ showcase from 8-10 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, features Jonathan Ballou. Limited seating. Free admission. 809 Grand Avenue, 928-8628.
The Bureau of Land Management and the Colorado Oil and Gas Association will conduct a workshop on oil and gas development on public lands focusing on the Application for Permit to Drill process from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, at the Adams Mark Hotel in Grand Junction.The Bureau of Land Management’s Northwest Resource Advisory Council will meet from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, at the Battlement Mesa Activity Center, 0398 Arroyo Dr., Parachute. Public comment at 11 a.m.Rifle High School will host its annual coffee house Thursday, Oct. 30, at the high school auditorium. Dessert at 6:30 p.m. followed by the show at 7. $5 includes dessert, drink and the show. Purchase tickets from any RHS student.Life Line screening for risk of stroke will be offered beginning at 9 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, at the Elks Lodge, 51939 Highway 6&24, Glenwood Springs. Complete vascular screening, $109. Information and for a required appointment: 1-800-643-6188.Columbine Home Health, Inc. will celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the “Silver House,” the lovely Victorian at 927 Cooper Ave. in Glenwood Springs from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30. Refreshments and goodies will be served. The town of Carbondale will shut down the town ditches on Friday, Oct. 31.The general election on Tuesday, Nov. 4, is by mail-in ballot. No polling places will be open. Ballots were mailed Oct. 15. Return ballots to the Garfield County Courthouse, 109 8th St., Glenwood Springs, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and on Election Day from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. or to the Rifle Courthouse Annex, 144 E. 3rd St., from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and on Election Day from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be a drop-box in front of the courthouse in Glenwood Springs. Ballots must be in no later than 7 p.m. on Election Day. For information or a ballot: 945-2377, Press 2.Defiance Thrift Store, in the Gymnastics Academy building behind True Value in Glenwood Springs, has openings for two at-large positions on its board of directors. Profits from the store go to the Family Visitor Program and LIFT-UP. Volunteers are also needed. Information: 945-0234.Advocate Safehouse Project offers support groups for women in current or past abusive relationships on Mondays from 7-8:30 p.m. in Rifle and in Glenwood from 7-8:30 p.m. on Tuesdays. Free. Childcare available. Information: 945-2632.
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