What’s Going On
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. weekend matinees. 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.
Rifle Creek Theater: Jan. 17-23: “Maid in Manhattan” (PG-13) 7 p.m. nightly, 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday matinee. Call 625-2323 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 p.m.; “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: The Two Towers” (PG-13) 12 and 3:30 p.m. weekend matinees; 7 p.m. nightly; “Kangaroo Jack” (PG) 12:10, 2:20 and 4:30 p.m. weekend matinees, 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.
Crystal Theatre: Jan. 17-23: “Gangs of New York” (R) 7 p.m., 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 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.
Electric-acoustic duo David Lindley and Wally Ingram Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Buffalo Valley in Glenwood Springs. Doors open at 8:30 p.m. The over-21 show starts at 9 p.m. Tickets $18 in advance and $22 at the door, available at the Watersweeper and the Dwarf, Glenwood Music, Buffalo Valley, Harrelson Music in Rifle, Great Divide Music in Aspen and Sounds Easy in Carbondale.
Peace proponent Sue Gray of Carbondale will join host Michael Waters at 7-7:45 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, on KAJX radio, to speak about her recent tour of Iraq. KAJX can be heard in Glenwood Springs at 88.9 FM, in Aspen at 91.5 FM, in Snowmass Village and Redstone at 90.9 FM, in Basalt at 100.1 FM and in Carbondale at 89.1 FM.
Awareness Through Movement (Feldenkrais Method) lessons are offered from 12-1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Carbondale Yoga Coop. Drop-in classes are $12 each or on a punch card, $10 each. For more information call Ursula Brence, 963-0283.
The Special Olympics Western Area Winter Games are set for Friday, Jan. 24 and Saturday, Jan. 25, at Sunlight Mountain Resort and Argonaut Farm. Alpine and snowboarding competition and 9″45 a.m. opening ceremony are at Sunlight on Friday. Cross country and snowshoeing events are at Argonaut Farms on Four Mile Road (7101 County Rd. 117) on Saturday. For information call Judy Fite at 945-0395.
Glenwood Springs High School cheer squad will host a spaghetti dinner fund-raiser during Glenwood vs. Rifle basketball games. The spaghetti dinner is from 5-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, and a spaghetti dinner and silent auction are from 5-7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at Glenwood Springs High School multipurpose room. $5 adults and $3 for 12 and under. For information or to make a donation call Darcy at 945-1404 or Lorraine at 945-9343.
Rotary Club is offering a Discount Card from the Family Visitor Program which will provide book funding for the Read to Me! program. Significant discounts on purchases from a host of local merchants and service. Cost is $120. Proceeds will buy children’s book for the program. Call the Family Visitor Program for more information, 945-1234.
The Glenwood Springs Community Center will offer a free kundalini yoga workshop from 5:45 to 7:15 p.m. on Thursdays, Jan. 23 and 30. For information call 384-6312.
Rifle High School presents a variety show featuring musical entertainment by RHS students. at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, in the auditorium. $5 for adults, $3 for students and seniors over 60. Proceeds will support the RHS vocal music department.
Senior Wellness Clinics, including toe nail care, are provided regularly by Columbine Home Health, Inc. No charge for folks over 55. To schedule an appointment, call Evelyn in Aspen, 925-6247; Jerilyn in Carbondale, 963-3926; Ruth at Sunny Side in Glenwood Springs, 945-9234; Manor I in Glenwood Springs, 945-8050; Marie in Rifle, 625-1877 and Kathryn in Battlement Mesa, 285-9788.
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