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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. 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. Sunday through Thursday. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.

The Artists Mercantile Art Supplies and Gifts, 823 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs, announces a children’s art contest for age 14 and under, “Snow.” Deadline is Nov. 25. For more information, call 947-0947.

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 Aspen Choral Society will hold rehearsals for Handel’s Messiah in Glenwood at 6 p.m. every Monday at the United Methodist Church, 824 Cooper Ave. and in Aspen at 6 p.m. every Wednesday 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.

Glenwood Music hosts Wednesday Night Live, a local musicians’ showcase, from 8 to 10 p.m. This Wednesday, Nov. 13, will feature the hard rock of American Defiance. Limited seating. Free admission. 809 Grand Ave., 928-8628.

Storytime for 3-5 year olds will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, the Glenwood Springs Library, 413 9th Street. The theme will be “Silly Goose,” with stories followed by a simple craft. 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. Call 625-3471 for details.

Storytime at the Gordon Cooper Library, Carbondale is at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Call 963-2889 for details.

Storytime at the Silt Branch Library starts at 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Call 876-5500 for details.

The grand opening of the town of Basalt’s new water treatment plant at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13. Tour the new facility and learn about the water system. Enjoy light refreshments and all the water you can drink! Call town hall for a tour, 927-4723.

KDNK public radio will hold its annual membership meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at the Carbondale Community School. The meeting takes place prior to the Mary Gauthier concert, which is a fund-raiser for the station. There will be an election for three open seats on the station’s board of directors. Candidates are Peter Bock, Patricia Anker, Teal Hoffmann, Sloan Shoemaker, and Craig Silberman. Current board members Ben Gagnon, Mark Burrows and Geoff Legg will be leaving the board. For more information, call 963-0139.

The Parachute Battlement Mesa Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its general membership meeting at 12 noon Thursday, Nov. 14, at the Battlement Mesa Activity Center. Cost is $10 for a Thanksgiving lunch. Call Danice at 285-7529 for reservations.

Garfield County Public Health Nursing Service will be providing flu vaccine from 9 a.m. to noon and 1-4 p.m., Nov. 13 and 20, Rifle and Glenwood Springs Public Health Nursing Service; and 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.

Chad Roeber DVM will speak to the Roaring Fork Kennel Club meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, in the multipurpose room at Colorado Rocky Mountain School in Carbondale. He’ll speak about inoculations for fogs and the changing views on what’s needed. For more information, call 925-3163.

Families in Garfield County who need financial assistance paying energy bills can call 1-866-HEAT-HELP or go to the Colorado Energy Assistance web site at http://www.ceaf.org. County residents will also have the opportunity to donate to the fund through their November energy bills.

The Bookcliff Conservation District will host its annual dinner meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at Marshall Dillon’s in Glenwood Springs. The buffet dinner is $15. Call the District Office for reservations, 945-5494, ext. 101.

The Frontier Historical Society and Museum is offering free admission to the museum on Saturdays during the month of November. Winter hours are 1-4 p.m. Monday and Thursday through Saturday. For more information, call the museum at 945-4448.

The city of Glenwood Springs will accept leaves in the south parking lot at the Rodeo Grounds. Leaves will be accepted through Nov. 22. Leaves only, no branches.

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