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Springs Theatre: Oct. 25-31: “The Four Feathers” (PG-13), weekdays at 7 and 9:15 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday at 1 and 3:15 p.m. Featuring Dolby Digital Surround Sound; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.Crystal Theatre: Oct. 25-31: “Moonlight Mile” (PG-13), 8 p.m. nightly. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: Oct. 25-31: “Jonah: A Veggietale Movie” (G) 12:20, 2:30, 4:30 p.m.; “Sweet Home Alabama” (PG-13) 12:30, 3:25, 7 and 9:25 p.m.; “The Ring” (PG-13) 12:35, 3:10, 6:45 and 9:15 p.m.; “The Transporter” (PG-13) 12:50 and 7:25 and 9:30 p.m.; “Red Dragon” (R) 3:45 and 9:20 p.m.; “Jackass: The Movie” (R) 1, 3:15, 5:15, 7:15 and 9:10 p.m.; “White Oleander” (PG-13) 7 and 9:25 p.m.; “Abandon” (PG-13) 12:25, 3, 5:10, 7:20 and 9:35 p.m.; “Ghost Ship” (R), 12:40, 2:45, 5, 7:10 and 9:20 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: Oct. 25-31: “The Ring” (PG-13) 2, 4:30, 7:05 and 9:25 p.m.; “Sweet Home Alabama” (PG-13) 2:20, 4:40, 7 and 9:20 p.m.; “Ghost Ship” (R) 2:10, 4:20, 7:10 and 9:15 p.m.; at the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times. Rifle Creek Theater: Oct. 25-31: “Red Dragon” (R), 7 and 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m. Sunday through Thursday. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
Aspen Art Museum is now taking registration for holiday workshops. Family workshops include Halloween Tales and Spooky Masks, and Holiday Crafts. There are Gingerbread House Workshops for seniors and for families. Workshops for young people include Stained Glass Ornaments. Aspen Art Museum’s education office has moved to the Red Brick Arts Center, room 123. The Education Hotline is 920-2623; fax 920-2124. For details, visit http://www.aspenartmuseum.org. Drop in to the Carbondale Clay Center on Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. or 4-6 p.m. and create with clay. No need to pre-register, just come by 135 Main St. in Carbondale and hand-build your own terra cotta creation. Costs: Adults $15, children $12 or parent and child $20 per session. Fees include supplies and one firing. For details, call 963-CLAY (2529).
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.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.
The second session of the Parent and Child Play Group at the Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork for children ages 1 to 3 and their parents is from Nov. 1 through Dec. 20. Cost is $115. Call 963-1690 for information.The Pitkin County Library is sponsoring an essay contest for Roaring Fork Valley seventh-graders and high school sophomores. Prizes range from $100 to $500. The theme is “Life’s Values.” Entry forms are available at the Pitkin County Library and schools in the Roaring Fork Valley. Essays are due by Nov. 8. For more information, call the Pitkin County Library at 925-3935.
The Farm Service Agency announced the Livestock Compensation Program for livestock producers in Garfield, Eagle and Pitkin counties. Immediate assistance is available. The payment rate is $18 for mature beef cows and bulls, $13.50 for heifers, steers, young bulls, $4.50 for sheep and goats, $31.50 for dairy cows. For details, contact the local Farm Service Agency, 401 23rd St., Suite 106, Glenwood Springs, or call 945-5494.Ride the Speeder. The Western Colorado Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society will give roundtrip rides on the Speeder, a railroad tender car, from Glenwood Springs to Carbondale at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2. Rides leave from the tracks just west of the Glenwood Springs High School athletic field. A $10 donation per person, adults and children, is requested. Seating is limited to 30 per trip, so reserve early, 928-8721.The Woody Creek Caucus will hold a public meeting about possible runway expansion at the Pitkin County Airport, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, at the Aspen Community School in Woody Creek. Caucus members and public invited. For details, call Don Lemos at 923-4447.The new Staples store in Glenwood Springs will be dedicated from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30. The store will provide complimentary brown bag lunches between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Win prizes and save on merchandise.Play Bingo at 2 p.m. Sundays, Nov. 3 and 10, at the Eagles Hall, 312 7th St., Glenwood Springs. Proceeds will benefit the Eagles Auxiliary local scholarship fund. Snacks will be available.KDNK Community Radio holds it’s biggest fundraiser, The Labor of Love on-air auction, Dec. 2-7. Donations are now being taken for this popular event. Everything from gift certificates to homemade baked goods to labor and services are needed to make this a success. Over 3,000 auction brochures are distributed through-out the valley, as well as lots of on air promotions, to help your business get exposure, as well as help keep this valley alive with “live and local” radio. The deadline is Nov. 6. Call 963-0139 to donate. A special ceremony to honor American veterans will be held in Basalt at 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at Fairview Cemetery. Everyone is invited to take a moment to offer thanks and remembrance on this day. There will be an opportunity for those attending to acknowledge veterans they personally wish to honor and remember. The ceremony will include a roll call of the 37 deceased veterans at the cemetery, and placement of American flags on their graves. Take Two Rivers Road to Elk Run Drive. Turn at cemetery and follow the road to the end.
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