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Springs Theatre: Jan. 17-23: “Catch Me If You Can” (PG-13), 7 and 9:30 p.m. nightly; 1 and 3:30 p.m. Sat and Sun matinee. Featuring Dolby Digital Surround Sound; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.
Crystal Theatre: Jan. 17-23: “Gangs of New York” (R) 7 p.m., 427 Main St., Carbondale; call 963-0633 to verify show times.
Movieland: Jan. 17-23: “Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers” (PG-13) 12:15, 3:45 and 7:30 p.m.; “National Security” (PG-13) 12:35, 3, 5, 7:15 and 9:15 p.m.; “Kangaroo Jack” (PG) 3:15, 5:15, 7:20 and 9:30 p.m.; “Gangs of New York” (R) 7 p.m.; “A Guy Thing” (PG-13) 12:20, 2:45, 4:50, 7 and 9:25; “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. 17-23: “Lord of the Rings 2” (PG-13) 12, 3:30 weekend matinee; 7 p.m. nightly; “Kangaroo Jack” (PG)12:10, 2:20 and 4:30 p.m. weekend matinee, 7:10 and 9:15 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.
Rifle Creek Theater: Jan. 17-23: “Maid in Manhattan” (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.
Anderson Ranch Arts Center will feature the work of Roaring Fork Valley woodworkers and furniture makers in an exhibit opening from 5-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28. The show runs through Feb. 28.
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.
PEACE JAM, a benefit for the Roaring Fork Peace Coalition, is at 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at Buffalo Valley restaurant, featuring music by local artists including The Dags, Matt Johnson and Boneyard, Frank Martin and special guest Chris Bank. Buffalo Valley is located at 3637 Highway 82, just south of Glenwood Springs. Tickets are $15 and available at the Stepstone Center and Sounds Easy in Carbondale as well as Glenwood Music in Glenwood Springs. For more information call 963-3483.
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.
The Jim Calaway Honors Series presents James Houlik, tenor saxophone, and Debra Ayers, piano, 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 email CMC Center for Excellence in the Arts to reserve tickets, 970-947-8367.
John Ator will play classical guitar at 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, and D.J. and video show Saturay, Jan. 18, at the Feral Book Cafe, 723 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs. For details, call 928-8744.
Matt Johnson and Boneyard will play at the Carbondale Folk Music Center at Steve’s Guitars, 19 S. 4th, Carbondale, Friday, Jan. 10. Doors open at 8 p.m., the show starts at 8:30 p.m. $10 donation. Call 963-3304 for details.
The Gabriel Foundation will host the Roaring Fork Audubon Society’s regular monthly field trip Saturday, Jan. 18. Meet at the CMC Lappala Center in Carbondale at 9:30 a.m., or at the Gabriel Foundation Aviary, 2101 Emma Road in Basalt at 10 a.m. For additional information call Linda Vidal, 704-9950.
There will be a Byron Katie workshop from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, at a private home in Carbondale. The Work of Byron Katie is a simple method of inquiry that helps individuals see their problems from a different perspective. To register call Laurie Loeb, 963-2798.
Nal Morris will speak about archaeoastronomy at the Monday, Jan. 20 meeting of the Roaring Fork Chapter of the Colorado Archaeological Society. The meeting begins at 7 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 1016 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs. It is free and open to the public. For more information call Larry Scarbrough, 970-949-0288.
Information about two newest forms of birth control, Ortho-Evra, the “patch” and Nuvaring, the “ring”,will be presented at a free educational meeting at Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains, 410 20th St., Suite 203 in Glenwood Springs from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21. For more information call 945-8631.
LIFT-UP’s Carbondale office, 385 S. 2nd St., is looking for intake volunteers, which includes talking with clients and distributing necessary emergency items. For more information call Janelle Weidler, 945-2005.
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