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Springs Theatre: Starts May 16: “Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones” (PG), at noon, 3, 6:15 and 9:30 p.m. daily; located at 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Experience it in Dolby Digital sound. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.Rifle Creek Theater: May 10-16: “The Scorpion King” (PG-13) 7 and 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday matinee, 7 p.m. Sunday through Thursday. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.Crystal Theatre: May 10-16: “The Count of Monte Cristo” (PG-13) 8 p.m. nightly; 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: May 16-23: “Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones” (PG), noon, 12:25, 3, 3:25, 6, 6:25, 9 and 9:25 p.m. “Unfaithful” (R) 12:20, 3:30, 6:45 and 9:20 p.m.; “Spider-Man” (PG-13) 12:30, 3:05, 6:30, 9:05 p.m., and at 1, 4, and 7 p.m.; “The New Guy” (PG-13) 12:45, 2:45, 4:45, 7:20 and 9:25 p.m.; “Life or Something Like It” (PG-13), 2:50, 5, 7:15, 9:30 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: May 10-16: “Spider-Man” (PG-13) 1:15 and 4 p.m. weekend matinees and 7 and 9:30 nightly; also 1:45 and 4:30 p.m. weekend matinees and 7:15 and 9:45 p.m.; “Clockstoppers” (PG) 1 and 4:15 p.m. weekend matinees, 7:10 and 9:15 p.m. nightly; at the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times.
The fourth annual Cajun Clay Night to benefit the Carbondale Clay Center will be held the evening of Saturday, May 18. Cost is $38 and includes a hand-crafted bowl filled with gumbo, lots of other food, dancing and more. Cash bar for beer and wine. Call 963-2529 for details.The annual Glenwood Springs Art Guild Exhibit is now open at the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts. Call 945-2414 for details.
Love Machine plays funky rock `n’ roll from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at New Castle Super Bowl. The Johnny O Band plays the Deck Party from 5:30-10 p.m. Sunday, May 19. Shuttle service is available to Rifle and Glenwood Springs. Call 984-2739 for details.Big Daddy Lee & the Kingbees will play their smoking roadhouse blues beginning at 9 p.m. Friday, May 17, at Stubbies Sports Bar in Basalt.Reckless Abandon plays classic rock from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. this Friday and Saturday, May 17 and 18, at the Oasis Bar & Grill, 50701 Highway 6 & 24 in West Glenwood Springs. Karaoke Crush begins at 9 p.m. Wednesdays. Call 945-6613 for details.Live local music lives on in the Roaring Fork Valley. The CD release party for “Dream River,” a new release by Steve Skinner, begins at 8 p.m. Friday, May 17, at Steve’s Guitars, Carbondale. Opening for Skinner, who will be joined by bassist Billy Conn, guitarist Dead Bob, and the mysterious percussionist Captain X, is Dan Sheridan. Doors open at 7:30 p.m., admission by donation. Call 963-3304 for details.
The Glenwood Springs Library spring book sale continues through May 18. Thousands of books to choose from, with new books added daily. Call 945-5958 for details.Share Colorado distribution and registration for June packages will be held from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, 312 7th St., Glenwood Springs. Anyone who can’t pick up their package during this time should have it picked up for them. Call 945-5506 for details.Richard Moss will present “Soul of the Future” at 7 p.m. Friday, May 17, at Days Inn, Carbondale. Hosted by the Crystal River Center and the Institute for Integral Psychology, cost is $10. The event is followed by a workshop on Saturday and Sunday, May 18 and 19. For details, call Rita Marsh at 963 1874.The Eagles, 312 7th St., Glenwood Springs, will serve a $5 menu of burgers, fish sandwich or fish and chips, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Friday, May 17. Call 945-8333 for pick-up orders. The Eagles serves a dinner of prime rib, baked potato, veggies, salad and roll, for $10, from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, May 18. All proceeds benefit the Aerie Building Fund. The public is welcome.Family Visitor Program will celebrate their new office with an evening of dining and dancing to the music of the Walt Smith Trio and entertainment by the Rocky Tops, on Friday, May 18, at the Hotel Colorado, Glenwood Springs. Tickets are $5 and may be purchased at Top Drawer Office Supply or by calling 945-1234.The public can play bingo at 7:30 p.m. every Thursday, at the BPOE #2286, Glenwood Springs. The Congregational Church of the Valley’s Chicken Soup Youth Group will sell baked goods beginning at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at City Market in New Castle. Proceeds will go toward a trip to Alamosa, Colo., to help a crop-gleaning project that benefits food banks an homeless shelters. Call 984-2422 for details.LOVA Trails will meet from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, May 20 at the Silt Town Hall, 231 N 7th, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Everyone is urged to attend. Call 876-2353 for details.The Glenwood Springs Elementary School fourth grade class, under the direction of music teacher Jackie Pack, will present “Education Rocks,” a musical play, at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at Glenwood Springs High School. On Tuesday, May 21, the fifth grade class will present “A New Day,” also at the high school. Admission is free and the public is invited.Glade Hadden, Bureau of Land Management archaeologist, will give a talk on the Fremont people (300-1200 A.D.), at 7 p.m. Monday, May 20, at the Presbyterian Church, 1016 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs. Free and open to the public. Call 970-949-0288 for details.A 55 Alive Driver Safety Program will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon Wednesday and Thursday, May 22 and 23, at the Colorado Mountain College Glenwood Center, 1402 Blake Ave. Cost is $10 and includes course book. Registration is required by May 21. For details, call 945-9117.
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