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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.
Photographs by former Valley View Hospital ER Nurse Teeny Jeung are now on display in the main hall of the hospital. The exhibit includes pictures taken by Teeny on her world travels and pictures of her. The exhibit runs through November.
Jennifer Thompson will offer painting and drawing classes for adults and students from 6:30-8:30 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.
Rhythms of the Heart presents a Middle Eastern tambourine and riq workshop from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m Friday, Nov. 1, at the Carbondale Community School. The evening will include basic technique, rhythms and songs. The fees is $25 to $0. To register, call Laurie Loeb at 963-2798.
Glenwood Music hosts Wednesday Night Live, a local musicians’ showcase from 8-10 p.m. This Wednesday, Oct. 9, will feature the Locals’ Choice rock and roll band, The Dags. Limited seating. Free admission. 809 Grand Ave., 928-8628.
Storytime for 3-5 year olds will be held at the Glenwood Springs Library at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16. The theme will be “Pirates,” with stories followed by a simple craft. The library is located at 413 9th Street. Call 945-5958 for more information.
Storytime for preschoolers at the New Castle Branch Library is at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Storytime for toddlers, children two years old and younger, is at 10:30 a.m. Fridays. Featured are stories, activities and simple crafts. Call Diane at 984-2346 for details.
The Rifle Library hosts Storytime for preschoolers at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays. Stories, followed by a simple craft. The theme for Oct. 2 and 3 is “It’s Fall” Call 625-3471 for details.
Storytime at the Gordon Cooper Library, Carbondale, meets at 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday. Call 963-2889 for details.
Storytime at the Silt Branch Library starts at 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Call 876-5500 for details.
Roaring Fork High School will host a College Day/Night program from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23. Juniors and seniors and their parents will have an opportunity to meet with college, university and community college admissions personnel. Students from Carbondale, Basalt and Glenwood Springs are invited. For more information, call Diane Corbett at Roaring Fork High School, 384-5757.
The Unique Boutique, a sale of handcrafted goods, is set for 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 5, at the Hotel Colorado, Devereux Room, 526 Pine St., Glenwood Springs. For information, call Helen Collins, 625-3823.
The Defiance Community Players will stage “Godspell” next month and needs an electric guitarist and percussionist. Show dates are Nov. 15, 16, 17 and 21,22, and 23. Call Eileen Chidsey, musical director, days at 927-2391 or Jacquie Meitler, producer, days at 384-5045 or 945-2174 evenings.
The West Garfield County Landfill will go to winter hours Sunday, Oct. 27. The hours will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
Annig Raley presents a water yoga workshop with the principles of Hatha yoga and the postures and mindfulness of breathing in the water. The class runs from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 9, at the Hot Springs Pool in Glenwood Springs. The cost is $30 plus $14 guest fee for the Hot Springs Athletic Club. To register call Annig at 945-2920.
The Glenwood Springs Lions Club, in recognizing World Sight Day, asks residents to place any used or unwanted glasses, including sunglasses, in their mailbox for pickup by their mail carrier Tuesday, Oct. 29. Lions will package the glasses and ship them to the correctional facility in Stirling for recycling and international distribution. For details, call Gloria Coates, 945-7099.
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. For details, call Larry Scarbrough at 949-0288.
The Western Colorado Agricultural Heritage Fund and the Aspen Valley Land Trust will sponsor a conservation planning seminar from 9 a.m. to noon, Thursday, Oct. 17, at Carbondale Town Hall, 511 Colorado Ave. Cost is $35. RSVP by Oct. 11, 963-7300.
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