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Springs Theatre: Jan. 9-16: “Two Weeks Notice” (PG-13) 7 and 9 p.m. nightly; Saturday and Sunday matinee at 1 and 3 p.m. Featuring Dolby Digital Surround Sound; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.Crystal Theatre: Jan. 10-16: “Standing in the Shadows of Motown” (PG) 8 p.m. Friday to Sunday, Jan. 10-12 only, “Far From Heaven” (PG-13) 5:45 p.m., 427 Main St., Carbondale; call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: Jan. 10-16: “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) 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; “Just Married” (PG-13) 12:25, 3:10, 5:10, 7:25 and 9:30 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 and 5 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: Jan. 10-16: “Lord of the Rings 2” (PG-13) 12, 3:30 weekend matinee; 7 p.m. nightly, 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday only; “Maid in Manhattan” (PG-13)12:15, 2:30 and 4:45 p.m. weekend matinee, 7:15 and 9:30 p.m. nightly; “Just Married” (PG-13) 12:20, 2:35 and 4:50 p.m. weekend matinees, 7:05 and 9:25 p.m. nightly; at the Glenwood Springs Mall, call 945-1400 to verify show times. Box office opens at noon for early ticket sales Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.Rifle Creek Theater: Jan. 10-16: “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” (PG-13) 7 p.m. nightly, Friday and Saturday, 9 p.m. and Sunday, 3 p.m. matinee. Call 625-2323 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.Glenwood Springs Art Guild members are exhibiting their work around town. Judy Milne is at Glossa Jewelry, Roxanne Morris at Vita Mart, Ann Lieber at Flower Mart, Suzanne Hutchins at the Motor Vehicle office, Ruth Kary at Glenwood Music and Marilyn Samuelson at the chamber of commerce.
Contra dance at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, at the Blue Acacia Playhouse (Masonic Temple) on the corner of 9th and Colorado in Glenwood Springs. Caller is John Unger with music by the Last Minute String Band. Callers workshop at 6:30 p.m. $7 for adults. For more information call Don Paine, 945-0350.The Carbondale Community Drum Circle is at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, at the Carbondale Community School. Open to all. Beginner lessons at 6:30 p.m. For information call Laurie Loeb, 963-2798.Universal Dances of Peace will be held from 7:30-10 pm. Saturday, Jan. 18, at the Carbondale Community School. Bernie Heideman will facilitate. Donations requested at the door. For 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.
The Roaring Fork Kennel Club will host a presentation by Steve Howard who will speak about his “Yellow Wonder Dog” at the World Trade Center after 9/11. The presentation is at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, at the Eagle County building in El Jebel. For more information call Davy Lampman at 963-1758.All are cordially invited to the monthly Garfield County Republican luncheon at Buffalo Valley Inn, south Glenwood Springs, noon Wednesday, Jan. 15. Matters for discussion include the biannual organizational meeting Feb. 5 and Lincoln Day Dinner Feb 21. For information call Joe Kline at 963-2531 or Jim Larson at 945-9456.The Glenwood Springs Group of the Embroiderers Guild of America will hold its first meeting of the new year at 9 a.m. Monday, Jan. 13, at Needles & Pins, 712 Blake, in the St. James Inn, Glenwood Springs. Bring a project of choice and enjoy a relaxing morning. Call Ginny at 945-2074 or Becca at 945-7434 with any questions.A morning exercise class will be offered from 8:30-9:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Silt Community Center. $30 per month. Call Heather Bell for information, 876-2082.The Roaring Fork Peace Coalition presents a free video about the effects of U.N. sanctions on Iraq at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 13, at the Silt Congregational Church, 6th and Home, Silt and Roaring Fork High School media room, Carbondale; Tuesday, Jan. 14 at the Community United Methodist Church, 200 E. Homestead, Basalt and Glenwood Springs High School; Thursday, Jan. 16, at the Pitkin County Library in Aspen.Free one-night workshop, “Parents & Power Struggles: How to Win Your Child’s Cooperation,” Wednesday, Jan. 15, at the Parent-Teacher Resource Center in Basalt, 200 Elk Run Drive. The workshop provides information from the six-week course, Redirecting Children’s Behavior. Course begins Jan. 28. For information contact Charla Belinski at 927-2130 or 927-9094.A reception will be held for out-going Garfield County Commissioner Walt Stowe, and out-going sheriff Tom Dalessandri at Garfield County Courthouse Plaza at 3 p.m. Monday, Jan. 13. Garfield County Commissioner-elect Tresi Houpt and sheriff-elect Lou Vallario will be sworn in at Garfield County Courthouse Plaza at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14.
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A battle over COVID-19 precautions intensified in the mid-Roaring Fork Valley on Thursday. A private school contends parents alone should determine whether their children should wear masks. Eagle County will seek a court order to make the school comply if it continues in-person learning.