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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. Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, 3 p.m. Sunday. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
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 free. For information call 945-2414.Jennifer Thompson will offer painting and drawing classes for adults and students from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork. Wet on wet painting is Tuesday, Oct. 22, and drawing is Thursday, Oct. 24. Cost is $15 per session or $25 for both. For more information, call 963-1960.
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 or reserved by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Students of Aspen Santa Fe Ballet’s Mexicano Folklorico program will offer a pre-show to the classical guitarists.Glenwood Music hosts Wednesday Night Live, a local musicians’ showcase from 8 to 10 p.m. This Wednesday, Oct. 9, will feature the Locals’ Choice rock and roll band, The Dags. Limited seating. Free admission. 809 Grand Avenue, 928-8628.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.
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 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.
Photographer and author Jim Keen will sign copies of his new book, “Colorado: Rocky Mountain Wide,” from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at the Booktrain, 723 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. The book features images of Colorado outdoors and includes a video on how to improve your outdoor photography. For details, call 945-7045.Spanish for Realtors will be offered from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Fridays, Oct. 25 to Dec. 13 at Colorado Mountain College Rifle Campus. CMC Rifle is also offering Mixed Media Drawing Course from 6:30 to 9:10 p.m. Mondays, Oct. 21 to Dec. 9. Call Colorado Mountain College’s Rifle Campus at 625-1871 for more information or to register.Dairy Kreme in Glenwood Springs and Midvalley Church of Carbondale are sponsoring the first annual free Dairy Kreme Thanksgiving Dinner. The dinner will include turkey and all the trimmings and will be served at Dairy Kreme from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Meals will be delivered to senior housing and assisted living. Anyone interested in donating or volunteering should contact Tom Engel at 382-1248.The Glenwood Gymnastics Academy will host the Teddy Bear invitational gymnastics meet Saturday, Oct. 19, at the academy, 1524 Polo Road behind True Value Hardware. Admission is $2. The gym will be open to the public at 10 a.m. The meet runs to 3:30 p.m. For more information, call Ginny Gera at 945-6332.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 Roaring Fork Chapter of the Colorado Archaeology Society is offering a PAAC class, Laboratory and Field Photography, in Glenwood Springs on Oct. 19 and 20, taught by Kevin Black, the Assistant State Archaeologist. This is open to the public. Please call 328-7323 for details.Sopris MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) is holding its annual Harvest Luncheon at the First United Methodist Church in Glenwood Springs from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25. A bowl of chili or soup, a salad, a refreshment and homemade pie is $6. To-go orders will be available, as will to-go pies. Children under the age of three eat free.
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