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Today Close to My Heart scrapbooking event, 5:30-9:30 p.m., Parachute Senior Center, 540 N. Parachute Ave. Fundraiser for Operation Kids network of children’s charities. Preregister: 319-6620 Traditional African dance class for all levels, 6:30 p.m., Glenwood Centre for Well Being, 809 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Information: 928-0445 Snowmass Free Friday Night Movie, “Grease,” 9 p.m. Fanny Hill, Snowmass Village. Information: (800) SNOWMASS or http://www.snowmassvillage.comSaturday Farmer’s Market, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Glenwood Springs High School parking lot, entrance on 14th Street Burning Mountain Festival’s annual Hogback Hustle 5K run/walk, 8:30 a.m., New Castle Family Fitness Center. Information: Patti Reich, 984-2861 or (970) 260-8278 Paddle Days, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Harvey Gap State Park, demo boats from Hobie Kayak and Mad River Canoe, barbecue. Information: 945-6994 Staged reading of “Tomas and the Library Lady,” 4 p.m., Thunder River Theatre Company theater, 67 Promenade, Carbondale. No cost. Information: 963-1168, 618-9932, or firstname.lastname@example.org “Death Trap” dinner theater, seating begins 6:30 p.m., Ramada Inn. Information: 945-2500
Monday Argentine tango lessons, 7 p.m., Masonic Temple building, 901 Colorado Ave. Basic fundamentals, intermediate, practica. No registration required. Information: 945-1494 “Why We Fight: Anatomy of the American War Machine,” free documentary presentation, 7 p.m., Yampah Mountain High School, 695 Red Mountain Dr., Glenwood Springs. Discussion follows. Presenters: Roaring Fork Peace Coalition. Information: rfpeace.org Tuesday Glenwood Springs’ Downtown Market, vegetables/fruit stands, wine tastings, craft booths, food vendors, live music, cooking demonstrations, 4 p.m. to dusk, Ninth and Grand Avenue. Information: 618-7842 Ladies Evening, 2-for-1 drinks and appetizers, 5-7 p.m., Fin’s Grille & Raw Bar, 710 Grand Ave. Information: http://www.finsgrille.com and 945-4771 Free Family Fun Nights, 6:30 p.m., Basalt Regional Library. Information: 927-4311 Eight-ball pool tournament, 8 p.m., Full Moon Saloon, Carbondale. Information: 963-1299Wednesday Digital Media Club meeting, RAW format, editing images for Web sites, editing video, touching up photos, etc., 6 p.m., Carbondale Lapalla Center. Information: 945-9458Thursday Knit Night, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Mountain Valley Textiles and Gifts, 209 Eighth St., Glenwood Springs. Information: 928-0774 Burning Mountain Festival Pageant for New Castle girls ages 6-18, 7 p.m., Riverside School. Information: 984-3625 T. Ray Becker, cowboy poetry and music, 7 p.m., Town Center Booksellers, 211 Midland Ave., Basalt. Information: 927-2665 Nine-ball pool tournament, 8 p.m., Full Moon Saloon, Van Rand Center, 0144 Highway 133, Carbondale. Information: 963-1299
Through July 16 Burning Mountain Festival, New CastleJuly 21-22 Grand Valley Days, ParachuteJuly 28-30 Carbondale’s Mountain FairAugust 4 Silt Heyday
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