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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. 27- Dec. 5: “Harry Potter” (PG) 11:40 a.m., 2:50, 6, and 9:15 p.m.; “Adam Sandler’s 8 Crazy Nights” (PG-13) 1, 4:45, 7 and 9 p.m.; “Treasure Planet” (PG) 12, 2:30, 5, 7:20 and 9:35 p.m.; “Solaris” (PG-13) 12:30, 3, 5:10, 7:20 and 9:30; “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. 27-Dec. 5: “Die Another Day” (PG-13) 1, 4, 7 and 9:45 p.m.; “Treasure Planet” (PG) 12:15, 2:30, 4:45, 7 and 9:15 p.m.; “Harry Potter 2” (PG) 12:15, 3:30 and 7:15 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.
The Kahhak Fine Arts & School, 411 Main St., Carbondale, offers art classes emphasizing individual creativity without neglecting the mechanics of painting, for ages 12 and older. Classes are on a drop-in basis. Kahhak has 25 years of teaching and painting experience. For more information, call 704-0622.The Wyly Community Art Center, 1199 Woody Creek Road, Aspen presents its 6th annual Wyly Wares, a sale of handmade crafts by local artists, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7. Offerings include journals, ornaments, jewelry, ceramic ware, wreaths and dried floral arrangements. For details, call 923-1252.
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.Reckless Abandon will play at 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29 and Saturday, Nov. 30 at O’Leary’s Saloon in Rifle. Classy karaoke is Wednesday and Sunday at 9 p.m.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.
Storytime for 3-5 year olds will be held at the Glenwood Springs Library, 413 Ninth Street, at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27. The theme will be “Turkey Time,” 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 Storytime for preschoolers is 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.
A workers compensation seminar will be held from 8-10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, at 1st Choice Inn, 51359 Highway 6&24, Glenwood Springs. Learn about a lifting injury prevention program. $25 for chamber members, $40 for non-members. To register, call Sheila at 945-6589.Someone dropped a pair of reading glasses in a maroon case with pink flowers in the Post Independent parking lot last week. Call 945-8515 or come by the paper, 2014 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs to claim them.Actor Joyce Bulifant will offer “Learning Differences,” understanding dyslexia, at 3 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 1 at the Hotel Colorado in Glenwood Springs; at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 3, at the Pitkin County Library in Aspen and at 7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 5, at River Valley Ranch House in Carbondale. For more information, call 963-8881.The Glenwood Springs recreation department will sponsor a senior shopping trip to Grand Junction Thursday, Dec. 5. The van will leave from the CMC Blake St. campus at 9 a.m. and return at 5 p.m. Register by Nov. 28. Call the recreation department, 384-6301.”This is a Test,” a one-act play by Steven Gregg, will be presented at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, in the cafetorium at Grand Valley High School in Parachute. The play takes the audience through the anxieties of feeling unprepared for a test. Also on tap for the evening will be several dialogues and monologues. Cost is $2.A meeting will be held concerning wildfire issues on public lands as part of a BLM-funded research project, “People and Fire in Western Colorado,” from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27, at the Garfield County Annex, 109 8th St, Glenwood Springs. The purpose of the project is to learn from people who live and work in Western Colorado about wildfire and fire management issues and concerns. The public is invited. To RSVP call, 963-5502. 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.
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