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Springs Theatre: Nov. 22-28: “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. 22-27: “Frida” (R) 7:30 p.m. Closed, Thursday, Nov. 28. 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: Nov. 22-28: “Harry Potter” (PG) 11:40 a.m., 2:15, 2:45, 2:50, 5:30, 6, 8:45 and 9:15 p.m.; “Half Past Dead” (PG-13) 12:30, 3:30, 7 and 9:25 p.m.; “Santa Clause 2” (G) 12:25, 2:40, 5, 7:20 and 9:35 p.m.; “Die Another Day” (PG-13) 12:20, 3:20, 6:30 and 9:20 p.m.; “Frida” (R) 12:15, 3:15, 6:45 and 9:30 p.m.; “8 Mile” (R) 12:50, 3:10, 6:45 and 9:10 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: Nov. 22-26: “Die Another Day” (PG-13) 1, 4, 7 and 9:55 p.m.; “Santa Clause 2” (G) 12:30, 2:45, 5, 7:20 and 9:35 p.m.; “Harry Potter 2” (PG) 12:15, 3:30, 6:45 and 10 p.m.; at the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times. Rifle Creek Theater: Nov. 22-Dec. 15: “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” (PG-13) 7 p.m. nightly, 3 p.m. Sunday matinee Call 625-2323 to verify show times.

“True Colors: Recent Works by Mary Noone” will exhibit at the Colorado Mountain College Gallery at Ninth and Grand in Glenwood Springs, Nov. 18 through Jan. 10. The gallery reception will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6.The Carbondale Clay Center’s Holiday Show and Sale will run everyday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 6-24, featuring plenty of unique gift ideas made by local ceramic artists. Kicked off with the grand opening reception and wildly popular benefit cup auction on from 5-9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6 (auction closes at 8:30). 135 Main Street, Carbondale, 963-CLAY(2529).

A concert with Ms. Erin will be held next to Santa Claus at the Glenwood Springs Mall from 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30. There’ll be lots of interactive singing and other fun.The Feral Bookstore, 723 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs, offers a drum circle on Tuesdays; Spoken Word poetry open forum, Wednesdays and open mike music evenings on Thursdays, all beginning at 7:30 p.m. For details, call 928-8744.Glenwood Music hosts Wednesday Night Live, a local musicians’ showcase from 8 to 10 p.m. This Wednesday, Nov. 27, will feature Third Wheel, a local rock and roll band. Limited seating. Free admission. 809 Grand Avenue, 928-8628.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.

Aspen Filmfest’s Preschool Pix program is back for the winter with the best children’s stories on video for 3 to 6 year olds, featuring “The Night Before Christmas,” “Too Many Tamales,” and “Merry Christmas, Space Case,” at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, at the Basalt Regional Library and at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at the Glenwood Springs Library. Free.

Needles and Pins offers stitching classes: Hanukkah dreidels, 10 a.m. to noon, Friday, Nov. 29; beaded Victorian pin, 7-9 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 3 and 10 a.m. to noon Thursday, Dec. 5; beaded Santa ornaments, 10 a.m. to noon, Friday, Dec. 6; smocked ball ornament, 10 a.m. to noon, Friday, Dec. 13 and huck weaving, 10 a.m. to noon, Friday, Dec. 20. For details, call 945- 2074.The Roaring Fork VICA Club is sponsoring tire changes, oil change, battery testing and charging from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, at the Roaring Fork Career Center at Highway 82 and 27th St. in Glenwood Springs. Minimum donation is $15 per car and will benefit the club. For more information, call Kristy at 379-6668.The Grand Junction District Director to Sen. Ben Nighthorse Campbell will hold office hours from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, at the Meeker Public Library, 200 Main St. and from 1-2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, at Rifle City Hall, 202 Railroad Ave. Anyone who has had difficulties dealing with federal agencies or has an opinion on pending federal legislation is encouraged to attend.The Mid Valley Baptist Church and Dairy Kreme of Glenwood Springs will host a free Thanksgiving dinner from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 28, at Dairy Kreme in Glenwood Springs. Meals will be delivered to Manor I and I, Open Gate Assisted Living and Creekside Assisted Living. Everyone is invited. For more information, call Tom Engel at 384-1248. 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.LIFT-UP needs volunteers for the holiday season. Christmas gift basket and Angel Tree registration until Dec. 6. Angel Tree distribution is Tuesday, Dec. 17. For details, call Janelle at 945-2005.St. Vincent’s Church Midland Ave. in downtown Basalt will hold its annual Christmas Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7. Proceeds will benefit Tom’s Door, an outreach program serving the needy. For information call Rosie McSwain at 927-2208.Boy Scout Troop 225 of Glenwood Springs is now taking orders for fresh evergreen holiday wreaths, center pieces and small trees. Please call 384-0991 and leave a message. A Boy Scout will call with complete details and information on how to order.

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