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Springs Theatre: Oct. 11-17: “Red Dragon” (R) 7 and 9:30 p.m. nightly; 1 and 3:30 p.m. weekend matinees. Featuring Dolby Digital Surround Sound; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.
Crystal Theatre: Oct. 11-17: “The Good Girl” (R) 8 p.m. nightly. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.
Movieland: Oct. 11-17: “Jonah – A Veggietales Movie” (G) 12:20, 2:30, 4:30, 6:30 and 8:30 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.; “The Transporter” (PG-13) 12:50, 3:15, 5:15, 7:25 and 9:30 p.m.; “Red Dragon” (R) 12:45, 3:45, 6:45 and 9:20 p.m.; “Knockaround Guys” (R) 12:35, 3, 5:10, 7:10 and 9:15 p.m.; “White Oleander” (PG-13) 1, 3:30, 7 and 9:25 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.
Mall 3: Oct. 11-17: “The Tuxedo” (PG-13) 2:30, 4:50, 7:05 and 9:25 p.m.; “Sweet Home Alabama” (PG-13) 2:20, 4:40, 7 and 9:20 p.m.; “Jonah – A Veggietales Movie” (G) 2, 4:30, 7:10 and 9:15 p.m.; at the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times.
Rifle Creek Theater: Oct. 11-17: “Sweet Home Alabama” (PG-13) 7 and 9 p.m
The Carbondale Clay Center will host the national traveling pottery show: North American Dishmakers in the Artstream Nomadic Gallery from 4 -7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, in the Clay Center parking lot. Nationally recognized potters from California to New York will be represented, including work by Doug Browe and Jan Hoyman, Andrew Martin, Lisa Orr, Linda Christianson, Steven Rolf, and Krista Assad. This is a rare opportunity to both view and buy work from these artists. Contact Allegheny Meadows at 618-7479 for more information.
Carbondale Council on Arts and Humanities presents the first Autumn Arts Exhibition, Nov. 7-21. Adult and high school artists are invited to submit two original pieces. The Autumn Arts Exhibition will be held at the Paper Chase Building, 411 Main Court, Carbondale. Applications for the arts show can be obtained at the CCAH offices, 645 Main St., PO Box 175, Carbondale, CO 81623 or by calling 963-1680. Deadline for applications submission is Oct. 18.
The next Carbondale Community Drum Circle is from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18, at the Carbondale Community School. Drums will be available. For more information, call Laurie Loeb at 963-2798.
The Children’s Choir of St. Stephen’s Catholic School will perform Saturday, Oct. 19 and every third Saturday at the 5 p.m. Mass. There is nothing more beautiful than to hear children sign. Please come and listen to these wonderful angelical voices.
The Colorado Mountain College Center for Excellence in the Arts presents “Muse,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, and Thursday, Oct. 17, at CMC Spring Valley’s New Space Theatre. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for students; they can be purchased by calling 947-8367. Students of Aspen Santa Fe Ballet’s Mexicano Folklorico program will offer a pre-show to the classical guitarists.
A skate park is coming to Battlement Mesa, featuring a grind box, quarter-pipes and fun boxes. It is now being installed at St. John’s Middle School, 460 Stone Quarry Road. The grand opening is from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20. For more information, call the rec department at 970-285-0388.
The Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork will hold a games and movement workshop at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, 16543 Old Highway 82, Carbondale. This is an opportunity for parents to experience the games curriculum in grades K through 8.
St. Stephen’s School Middle School’s service day is Friday, Oct. 18. Anyone who has fall projects undone, such as raking, window washing or other odd jobs around the house, please call the school at 945-7746 to schedule your time.
The second annual Hearth and Home Tour committee is looking for people who would like to open their homes for the tour. Proceeds support Advocate Safehouse Project. For details, call Danette Dickey, 876-2998.
Celebrate fall and get a head start on the holiday season at the Celebrate Fall Arts and Craft Show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at the New Castle Community Center. There’ll be home-made candles, jellies, jewelry, soaps, etc.
The Bureau of Land Management and the U. S. Forest Service will be burning slash piles in the coming fall and winter months in Garfield and Eagle counties. During active burning smoke and flames may be visible. Though unlikely, smoke may settle into low-lying areas in the evening hours. Adverse health effects are not anticipated. For more information, contact Philip Bowden or Eric Rebitzke at 970-328-6388.
A public meeting on video surveillance cameras that are appearing on Roaring Fork Valley highways will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, at the Ramada Inn, 124 W. Sixth St. in Glenwood Springs. For details, call Jerry Begley, 923-6503.
Garfield Legal Services presents a non-custodial parents’ rights night at 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, at Courthouse Plaza, 108 Eighth St., Glenwood Springs. Pre-registration is required. Call 945-8858 to register.
The Roaring Fork Chapter of the Colorado Archaeological Society will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 21, at the Presbyterian Church, 1016 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs. The featured speaker will be Pegi Jodry, a specialist in Paleoindian archaeology, will speak about archaeological sites in Colorado and Alaska. For details, call Larry Scarbrough at 949-0288.
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