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Springs Theatre: Nov. 8-14: “8 Mile” (R) 7 and 9:15 p.m. nightly; 1 and 3:15 p.m. weekend matinees. 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.Crystal Theatre: Nov. 8-14: “Mostly Martha” (PG) 8 p.m. nightly. Nov. 8-10: “BarberShop” (PG-13) 5:45 p.m. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: Nov. 8-14: “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 9:15 p.m.; “The Ring” (PG-13) 12:35, 3:10, 6:45 and 9:15; “8 Mile” (R) 12:50, 3:10, 6:45 and 9:10 p.m.; “Ghost Ship” (R) 7:10 and 9:20 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: Nov. 8-14: “Jackass: The Movie” (R) 12:30, 2:45, 5, 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, 7:15 and 9:30 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. Sunda
The Aspen Chapel Gallery presents Roaring Fork Quilters which opens with a reception from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12. Artists include Polly Whitcomb, Linda Sandels, P.S. Keran, Glenda Chency, Jan Horn, Maureen Rogers, Sandy Boyd, B. Anne Greene, Kathy Schattleitner and Donna Yost. The show runs through Jan. 5. The Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts is offering kids of all ages six weeks of elfish fun making arts and crafts to give for Christmas. Santa’s workshop classes are a productive way for kids to count down the days `till Christmas while experiencing the fun of making art, and the joy of giving. Workshop classes begin the week of Nov. 4 and include clay, crafts, mixed media and art classes designed for teens, adults, and for kids ages 6 and up. The six-week workshop is $60 for members and $80 for non-members. Call 945-2414 for information or registration.
Universal Dances of Peace will be held from 7:30-10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Carbondale Community School. A donation is requested. Universal Dances of Peace use simple folk dance movements and sacred spiritual phrases from traditions around the world. For more information, call Laurie Loeb, 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.
Kids Potluck after 11:30 a.m. church services at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Glenwood Springs. Shopping spree for LIFT-UP followed by an ice cream social. Call Betty Scranton, 945-6855, and order your favorite meal.Aspen Filmfest’s Schools to the Theater program will teach Glenwood Springs and Carbondale youth about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through film at 9:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11, at the Springs Theatre in Glenwood Springs. Almost 200 7th and 8th grade students and their teachers will attend a screening of the award-winning film “Promises” about Palestinian and Israeli youth, their lives in the midst of war, and their thoughts and feelings about each other, their land, and the ongoing conflict. With a mix of humor, enlightening graphics, and footage that highlights the gravity of the situation without being maudlin, this film brings an important world issue to our doorstep.
The Glenwood Mennonite Church is collecting refugee kits, school kits and funds for medicines, tents and blankets to be sent to Iraq. The Mennonite Central Committee is preparing a million-dollar humanitarian aid package for the people of Iraq as war clouds gather. The church invites people of conscience to contribute. The deadline is Nov. 24. For details, call the church at 945-5245.The Baha’i Council of Pitkin, Eagle and Garfield counties would like to invite the public to join us at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, to celebrate the birth of the founder of the Baha’i Faith, Baha’u’lah. All are welcome to attend. For more information and directions to the feast, call the Baha’i Center at 945-2220.The Hot Springs Pool will be closed for maintenance Tuesday, Nov. 12 and Wednesday, Nov. 13. The Athletic Club will remain open from 6:15 a.m. to 10 p.m.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. 13 and 20, Rifle and Glenwood Springs Public Health Nursing Service; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Dec. 6, Glenwood Springs Mall. Cost is $15. Medicare Type B accepted. For information, call 945-6614 or 625-5200.The Kiwanis Club of Glenwood Springs meets every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Hotel Colorado. Tuesday, Nov. 12 the speaker will be Marilee Hindman talking about Spellbinder the art of storytelling. For more information, call Pattye Lacy 928-8749 or Jeff Leonard 945-2345.The Roaring Fork Peace Coalition will show a free video, “What I’ve learned about U.S. Foreign Policy” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, at the Pitkin County Library in Aspen and at 7 p.m. at the Congregational Church on 6th and Home in Silt; at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, at the Community United Methodist Church, 200 E. Homestead in Basalt and at 7 p.m. at Glenwood Springs High School, room 403.Colorado Mountain College’s Nursing Program will host an informational open house from 2-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, at the Calaway Academic Center at Spring Valley.
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