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Springs Theatre: Nov. 1-7: “Moonlight Mile” (PG-13) 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: Nov. 1-7: “Barbershop” (PG-13) 8 p.m. nightly. Nov. 1-3: “Moonlight Mile” (PG-13) 5:30 p.m. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.

Movieland: Nov. 1-7: “Jonah: A Veggietales Movie” (G) 12:20, 2:30 and 4:30 p.m.; “Sweet Home Alabama” (PG-13) 12:30, 3:25, 7 and 9:25 p.m.; “Santa Clause 2” (G) 12:25, 2:40, 5, 7:20 and 9:35 p.m.; “I Spy” (PG-13) 12:45, 3, 5:10, 7:25 and 9:35 p.m.; “Jackass: The Movie” (R) 1, 3:15, 5:15, 7:15 and 9:10 p.m.; “The Ring” (PG-13) 12:35, 3:10, 6:45 and 9:15 p.m.; “Abandon” (PG-13) 6:30 and 9 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: Nov. 1-7: “The Ring” (PG-13) 1, 4:25, 7:10 and 9:25 p.m.; “Santa Clause 2” (G) 12:15, 2:30, 4:45, 7 and 9:15 p.m.; “I Spy” (PG-13) 12:10, 2:15, 4:30, 7:10 and 9:25 p.m.; at the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times.

Rifle Creek Theater: Nov. 1-14: “I Spy” (PG-13) 7 and 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, 7 and 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.

The Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts invites all artists and artisans to submit slides or photos and an application to participate in one of the area’s most popular arts and crafts fairs, our 12th annual WinterFest, which runs from Friday, Dec. 6, through Sunday, Dec. 8. Applications must be postmarked no later than Monday, Nov. 7. Call 945-2414 for information or come to the Center and pick up an application.

Colorado Mountain College’s Professional Photography program invites the public to view student works from Spring Valley’s Portfolio Seminar and Digital Portfolio classes at the Daily Bread Cafe and Bakery, Nov. 6 through Dec. 2. The Daily Bread is located at the corner of 7th and Grand in Glenwood Springs.

Calling all Messiah singers. The Aspen Choral Society will hold rehearsals for Handel’s Messiah in Aspen and Glenwood Springs. Rehearsals in Glenwood will be at 6 p.m. every Monday beginning Nov. 4, at the United Methodist Church, 824 Cooper Ave. Aspen rehearsals will be at 6 p.m. every Wednesday beginning Nov. 6, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 533 E. Main. Concerts are scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 18 and 19 in Glenwood Springs at the United Methodist Church and Friday and Saturday, Dec. 20 and 21, at St. Mary’s Church.

The second session of the Parent and Child Play Group at the Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork for children ages one to three and their parents from Nov. 1 through Dec. 20. Cost is $115. Call 963-1690 for information.

The Glenwood Springs Middle School will host parent conferences Tuesday, Nov. 5, to Thursday, Nov. 7. Available conference times are: 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5; 1-3 p.m. and 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6; and 1-3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7. For details, call 384-5500.

An informational program, “Advance Medical Directives: Choices for End of Life Care,” will be presented at Colorado Mountain College locations across the Western Slope from 9:30-11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 8, to inform citizens about the benefits of advance directives and to enhance education on end-of-life issues. The public is invited to attend this free presentation at the Alpine, Aspen, Breckenridge, Eagle , Spring Valley, Central Services, Rifle, Leadville and Vail campuses.

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) closed Independence Pass for the season today. This closure includes the area from just east of Aspen to west of Twin Lakes, approximately 18 miles. The 12,095-foot pass is closed for the winter every year for the safety of the traveling public and CDOT maintenance crews. The alternate route to Aspen during the months Independence Pass is closed is via Interstate 70 and State Highway 82 from Glenwood Springs. CDOT will notify the public when the pass reopens next year.

Colorado Animal Rescue, Inc. has new adoption packages. All dogs or puppies, cats or kittens adopted from the shelter will leave with vaccinations based on their age and will be spayed or neutered. All cats or kittens will be tested for feline leukemia and FIV. Dogs and cats will be micro chipped for identification, get a collar, tag, leash and a bag of Science Diet food. Adoption fees will be $100 for dogs and $75 for cats or kittens.

A Colorado public health official briefs the Grand Valley Citizens Alliance on air quality tests being conducted in the Parachute area at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, at the Battlement Mesa Activity Center.

The annual holiday bazaar at St. Vincent Church on Midland Ave. in Basalt is Saturday, Nov. 7. It will benefit a local charity this year, Tom’s Door. Items for sale include handknits by Jeanie’s Sweaters, Discovery Toys, Creative Memories items, arts and crafts, gifts and baked goods and a delicious hot lunch. For information call Rosie McSwain at 927-2208.

The Crossroads Christmas Bazaar will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at Crossroads Assisted Living, 375 W. 24th St., Rifle. Handcrafted gifts, ornaments, decorations and baked goods created by residents and volunteers at Crossroads.

The National Association of Retired Federal Employees will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, at Colorado Mountain College, 1402 Blake St., Glenwood Springs for lunch followed by a film on long term care.

The Emily Griffith Center Western Campus, 1252 County Rd. 294, Rifle, will host an open house to celebrate its opening from 3-5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call 625-4446.

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