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Springs Theatre: Jan. 31-Feb. 6: “Catch Me If You Can” (PG-13), 7 and 9:30 p.m. nightly; 1 and 3:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday matinee. Featuring Dolby Digital Surround Sound; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.
Crystal Theatre: Jan. 31-Feb. 6: “Antwone Fisher” (PG-13), 7:30 pm, 427 Main St., Carbondale; call 963-0633 to verify show times.
Movieland: Jan. 31-Feb. 6: “Chicago” (PG-13) Friday, Jan. 31, Saturday, Feb. 1 and Sunday, Feb. 2 at 7 p.m.; “The Recruit” (PG-13)12:20, 2:45, 5:05, 7:40 and 9:35 p.m.; “Final Destination” (R) 12:35, 3, 5, 7:10 and 9:15 p.m.; “Kangaroo Jack” (PG) 1, 3:15, 5:15, 7:20 and 9:30 p.m.; “Confessions of a Dangerous Mind” (R) 1, 3:45, 7 and 9:25 p.m.; “Biker Boyz” (PG-13) 12:25, 3:30, 7 and 9:25 p.m. “Catch Me If You Can” (PG-13) 12:30, 3:25, 6:30 and 9:20 p.m.; “Darkness Falls” (PG-13) 12:45, 3, 5, 7:05 and 9:10 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.
Mall 3: Jan. 31-Feb. 6: “Darkness Falls” (PG-13) 12, 2:15, 4:20 p.m. weekend matinee; 7 and 9:20 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: Feb. 1-7: “Two Weeks Notice” (PG-13) 7 p.m. nightly and Sunday, 3 p.m. matinee. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
Flowers for your valentine will look even better in a hand-made vase. Don’t miss the Carbondale Clay Center’s Vases for Valentines class, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1. All ages. Cost: $50. For information call 963-2529.
Bad Art Night, art without outcome, 8 p.m. Mondays at the Feral Book Cafe, 723 Cooper, 928-8744.
Workin’ Man’s Blues with Big Daddy Lee and the Kingbees every Sunday from 5-8 p.m. at the Black Nugget Saloon, 4th and Main, Carbondale. For information call 963-4498.
Hell Roaring String Band will play bluegrass from 3-6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2, at the Cirque Cafe at Snowmass. Good apres-ski fun.
A community blood drive will be held in Rifle from 1:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, at the Colorado Mountain College Rifle campus. Sponsored by the Grand River Hospital District and St. Mary’s Regional Blood Bank. For information call 625-6428.
Single? Wondering how to meet other single people in Glenwood and the surrounding areas? If you’re interested in attending a singles night at a local restaurant, contact John @ 379-2110 or e-mail: email@example.com, first names only please. I am looking for interested people at this point. All names and numbers will be kept confidential.
St. Stephen’s School is selling Butter Braids, delicious loaf pastries. Flavors: cherry, cream cheese, cinnamon, apple, and maple nut. $9 per loaf. Pick up at St. Stephen’s School at 414 Hyland Park Drive, Glenwood Springs, between the hours of 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday or call 945-7746.
The Colorado State Forest Service and local Conservation Districts will sponsor a workshop on tree planting and survival tips at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, at the Garfield County Courthouse Annex. Call 945-5494, ext. 101 for information.
The Garfield County Democratic Party will have its re-organization meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, at the county commissioner room in the Courthouse Annex in downtown Glenwood Springs. New officers will be elected. Plan the future of your party. For more information call Leslie Robinson at 625-1797.
Grand Avenue Concrete Paving Construction Public Meeting, 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5 and 7:30 – 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, at Glenwood Springs City Hall, 101 W. 8 Street next to the County Courthouse. The purpose is to provide citizens with information the Grand Ave. paving project scheduled for 2004 and give them an opportunity to express their opinions and concerns.
The Roaring Fork Peace Coalition will show free of charge several videos at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2, at the Pitkin County Library, 120 N. Mill, Aspen.
Lise Sansom, owner of Simaron Kennels, will present a slide show on sled dogs and their care, the history of sled dog racing and the sport today at the Redstone Winter Series, at 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2, at the Redstone Inn.
Yoga For Ordinary People taught by Stephanie Rogers is from 8:30-9:45 a.m. Saturdays at the Crystal River Yoga Center in Carbondale. A blend of hatha and polarity yoga, it strengthens the abdominals and stabilizes the back. For beginners and intermediates. The center is located above Construction Junction. Call Stephanie at 544-5021 for information.
The Crystal River Center will offer Creative Healing, Level One, from 6:30-9:30 p.m. beginning Monday, Feb. 3.The current session will meet once a week for 12 weeks in both Carbondale and Glenwood. To register call Stephanie Stanfield, 945-1057 or Rita Marsh, 963-1874.
Garfield County commissioners defend Uinta Basin Railway against local opposition
Garfield County commissioners are bucking the Western Slope trend against the proposed Uinta Basin Railway (UBR), 88 miles of new track that would connect the eastern Utah oil fields to Gulf Coast refineries via the national railroad network running through Colorado.
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