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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. 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 Carbondale Clay Center is offering a turkey platters class, two Saturdays in a row from 10 a.m. to noon, Nov. 16 and 23, at the clay center, 135 Main St. in Carbondale. This is a special, two-day class and is open to all ages and abilities, children and adults. Cost of the class is $80 or $120 for a parent with child. All materials and supplies are included. Call 963-CLAY (2529) or stop by the Clay Center for more details.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 Caf and Bakery, Nov. 6 through Dec. 2. The Daily Bread is located at the corner of 7th and Grand in Glenwood Springs.
The Aspen Choral Society will hold rehearsals for Handel’s Messiah in Glenwood Springs 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.Enjoy live jazz with Walt Smith & Friends 7-10 p.m. every Tuesday at the Sopris Restaurant, south of Glenwood Springs at 7215 Highway 82. Call 945-7771 for details.Glenwood Music hosts Wednesday Night Live, a local musicians’ showcase, from 8 to 10 p.m. This Wednesday, Nov. 6, will feature Scooze. Limited seating. Free admission. 809 Grand Ave., 928-8628.
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.The Carbondale Recreation Department will be offering an American Red Cross Baby-sitting course for youths ages 11 and up from 10 a.m. to 4p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 8 and 9, at Carbondale Town Hall. Cost is $35. Registration deadline is Friday, November 1. Call the Carbondale Recreation Department to register, 963-2733.
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.The Motor Vehicle Department of the Garfield County Clerk’s Office will be closed both in Glenwood Springs and in Rifle on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 5. The staff will be helping with the election.Anyone who needs transportation to the polls to vote in this year’s general election on Nov. 5, in Rifle, call the chamber of commerce, 625-2085; in Silt, call the chamber of commerce, 876-1999; in New Castle, call Pam Johnson, 984-3152; in Parachute, call Danice Hazelhurst, 285-7529.Garfield County Public Health Nursing Service will be providing flu vaccine from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1-4 p.m., Nov. 5, at the Rifle Public Health Nursing Service and Commissioner’s Room Glenwood Springs. Cost is $15. Medicare Type B accepted. For information, call 945-6614 or 625-5200.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.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.Register for LIFT-UP holiday food baskets and Angel Tree gifts from Nov. 1 to Dec. 6 at a local LIFT-UP office. For more information, call 945-2005.A Ski Spree planning meeting will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. Discussion will include the budget, theme design, and unveiling the broomball prize trophy.
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