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Springs Theatre: Dec. 20-Jan. 9: “Two Weeks Notice” (PG-13) 7 and 9 p.m. nightly; 1 and 3 p.m. weekend matinees. Featuring Dolby Digital Surround Sound; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.Movieland: Jan. 3-9: “Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers” (PG-13) 12, 3:45 and 7:30 p.m.; “Two Weeks Notice” (PG-13) 12:15, 2:45, 5:05, 7:15 and 9:25 p.m.; “Star Trek: Nemesis” (PG-13) 12:35, 3:15, 7 and 9:30 p.m.; “Gangs of New York” (R) 1, 4:30 and 8 p.m.; “Maid in Manhattan” (PG-13) 12:20, 2:45, 5, 7:20 and 9:35 p.m.; “Die Another Day” (PG-13) 9:10 p.m.; “Catch Me If You Can” (PG-13) 12:30, 3:25, 6:30 and 9:20 p.m.; “The Wild Thornberries” (PG) 12:45, 3, 5:10, 7:10 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Rifle Creek Theater: Jan. 3-10: “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” (PG-13) 7 p.m. nightly, 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday matinee. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.Mall 3: Jan. 3-9: “Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers” (PG-13) 7 p.m. nightly, 12 and 3:30 p.m. weekend matinees; “Maid in Manhattan” (PG-13) 7:15 and 9:30 p.m. nightly, 12:15, 2:45 and 4:45 p.m. weekend matinees; “Wild Thornberries” (PG) 12:30, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. nightly, 2:45 and 5 p.m. weekend matinees; at the Glenwood Springs Mall, call 945-1400 to verify show times.Crystal Theatre: Jan. 3-9: “Far From Heaven” (PG-13) 7:30 p.m., 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.

Exclusively Pastel presents pastel artwork from local artists Ida Burnaman, Staci Dickerson, Marylou Felton, Evelyn Koules, Tish McFee, Judy Milne, Carol Murphy and Carol Rothrock at the Village Smithy restaurant in Carbondale, from Jan. 6 to Feb. 15. An opening reception is set for 6-8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 10, at the Smithy.The Carbondale Clay Center is now accepting registrations for winter and spring classes. Adult classes: Beginning & Intermediate Throwing: Wednesdays 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and Tuesdays 6:30-9 p.m. Advanced Throwing: Tuesdays 9:30 am. to noon. Modern Mythology Sculpture: Thursdays 6:30-9 p.m. Figurative Sculpture: Tuesdays 6:30-9 p.m. Children’s classes: Kids & Clay: Mondays 3:45-5:15 p.m. Raku-O-Rama: Tuesdays 3:45-5:45 p.m. Pottery on the Wheel: Tuesdays 3:45-5:45 p.m. Drop-In: Thursdays 4-6 p.m. & Sundays 2-4 p.m. Includes one firing. No experience necessary. For information and to register, call 963-CLAY (2529).

The Jim Calaway Honors Series presents James Houlik, tenor saxophone, and Debra Ayers, piano, in performances featuring styles ranging from classical to jazz and ragtime. The duo will appear at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, at the Battlement Mesa Activity Center and at 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, January 22 and 23, at the CMC Spring Valley’s New Space Theater. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for students. Call or e-mail CMC Center for Excellence in the Arts to reserve tickets, 970-947-8367, cearts@coloradomtn.edu.Glenwood Music hosts Wednesday Night Live, a local musicians’ showcase from 8 to 10 p.m. This Wednesday, Jan. 8, will feature Don and April Paine playing bluegrass. Limited seating. Free admission. 809 Grand Avenue, 928-8628.

The Roaring Fork Peace Coalition meets at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8, at the Stepstone Center, 711 Main St., Carbondale.Expanding Horizons Avatar Center will offer a free introduction to the Avatar Course, 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, in Glenwood Springs. Avatar is a course utilizing experiential exercises to help individuals explore and understand their beliefs they attract or create what they are experiencing in their lives. Call Richard Carlson and Patti Gardner, 947-9878 to sign up, directions and for information.Parenting Through Divorce class is Saturday, Jan. 11, in Glenwood Springs. The class is designed to help parents raise healthy, well adjusted children despite the challenges of divorce. The class is required to finalize divorce in many jurisdictions. You must pre-register to attend. For more information call Bob Nuffer, 625-9552, 928-9354 or Tammy Perry at 963-1010.The Bookcliff, Mount Sopris and South Side Conservation Districts are offering seedling trees to landowners who own more than two acres of land. There are over 50 species of trees and shrubs to choose from for any growing conditions. The seedlings are grown in Colorado through the Colorado State Forest Service. For information, call 945-5494, ext. 101.The Board of County Commissioners is looking for volunteers to serve on a variety of boards including fair board, library board, planning and zoning commission, board of adjustment and weed board. Applications and the powers and duties of the board are available at the county manager’s office in the Courthouse Building, 108 8th Street, Suite 213, Glenwood Springs. For more information, call 945-5004. Applications due by Jan. 8.Mesa State College is accepting applications for the Professional Development Schools (PDS) Program. PDS is designed for those who hold a bachelors degree and are seeking teacher certification. A three-semester process which involves educational coursework coupled with a year-long internship. The application deadline is Feb. 1. For more information call the program coordinator, Nancy Alex at 328-6104.The Priority Landowner Licensing Program allows landowners to apply for priority hunting license-vouchers for deer, elk or antelope on their property. Deadline to register is Jan. 10. Program registration forms are available at all Division of Wildlife (DOW) Service Centers and at AskDOW@state.co.us or by calling (303) 297-1192.

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