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Crystal Theatre: July 5-11: “The Importance of Being Earnest” (PG) 8 p.m. nightly; 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: July 5-11: “Men in Black II” (PG-13) 12:20, 3, 5, 7:10 and 9:15 p.m.; “Hey Arnold! The Movie” (PG) 12:25, 2:30 and 4:30 p.m.; “Mr. Deeds” (PG-13) 1, 3:10, 5:10, 7:20 and 9:30 p.m.; “Windtalkers” (R) 6:30 and 9:15 p.m.; “Minority Report” (PG-13) 12:15, 3:15, 6:20 and 9:20 p.m.; “Lilo & Stitch” (PG) 12:40, 3, 5, 7 and 9 p.m.; “Like Mike” (PG) 12:35, 2:45, 5:15 and 7:25 p.m.; “The Bourne Identity” (PG-13) 9:35 p.m.; “Powerpuff Girls” (PG) 12:30, 2:30, 4:45 and 6:45 p.m.; “Scooby Doo” (PG) 8:45 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: July 5-11: “Men in Black II” (PG-13) 1, 3 and 5 p.m. daily matinees, 7 and 9 p.m. nightly, 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday only; “Hey Arnold” (PG) 12:30, 2:45 and 5 p.m. daily matinees; “Lilo and Stitch” (PG) 12:15, 2:30 and 4:45 p.m. daily matinees, 7 and 9:15 p.m. nightly; “Scooby Doo” (PG) 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. nightly; at the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify show times. Springs Theatre: One week only, July 5-11: “Minority Report” (PG-13) 7 and 9:40 p.m. nightly and 1 and 3:40 p.m. weekend matinees. Featuring Dolby Digital Surround Sound; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.Rifle Creek Theater: Through July 31: “Men in Black II” (PG-13) 7 and 9 p.m. nightly, 3 p.m. Sunday matinee. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.
An exhibit of photographs from around the world by Teeny Jeung (1949-1988) is on display at the CMC Gallery, 831 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m daily, Monday-Friday, with sidewalk viewing available any time. Framed photos and prints available, with proceeds benefiting the new emergency room facility at Valley View Hospital. An invitation reception will be held 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, July 11.Surf & Turf, a nonjuried exhibition of art depicting land and sea, is open daily through July 26 at the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts. More than 20 local and regional artists are featured in this show. Admission is free. For details, visit the center at 601 E. Sixth St., or call 945-2414.”Summertime,” an exhibit of works by Dean Bowlby, of Glenwood Springs, Tammie Lane, of Aspen, and Carolyn Miller, of Denver, opens Friday, July 12, with a reception from 5-8 p.m., at the Main Street Gallery & the Framer, 817 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4817 for details. Serious and talented artists are invited to show their works during summer months at the Rock Creek gift and art gallery, located on Avalanche Creek Road, 9 miles south of Carbondale on Highway 133. Great commission; lots of public exposure. For details, call 963-1767.The Aspen Leaf Fine Art Gallery, Located at 443 Main Street, Carbondale, features fine art by Calvin Lee, Neil Loeb, Rick Garcia and Frank Mechau.
Jazz pianist Cyrus Chestnut performs at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, at Two Rivers Park as part of the Summer of Jazz concert series, Glenwood Springs. Admission free but donations gladly accepted; T-shirts, food and beverage available. No dogs, no glass. Call 945-4500 for details.Seventh Hour performs at 8 p.m. Thursday, July 11, at the Daly Tavern in Snowmass Village. The concert follows the free weekly concert, which begins at 6 p.m., on Fanny Hill. This week, music by the U.S. Army Jazz Ambassadors.A special concert by the Saved By Grace Quartet, from Grand Junction’s Rescue Mission, will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday, July 14, at the Glenwood Springs Church of the Nazarene, 10th Street and Blake Avenue. The concert is free and open to the public. Dance to the beat of Big Daddy Lee and the King Bees, from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Friday, July 12, at Stubbie’s in Basalt.Dance to music by Ralph Dinosaur and the Fabulous Volcanoes from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday, July 13, at the New Castle Superbowl. You must be 21 or older and able to prove it. On Sunday, July 14, swing to live country western music by Last Call at a patio party, from 5:30-9 p.m. Shuttle service is available. Call 984-2739 for details.County Line is back on the road. The band’s line-up includes (back row, l-r) Patti Castle on vocals and keyboard, John Starr on drums and vocals, and Don Taylor on bass; Rob Gallegos (front row, left) on guitar and Steve Bennett on guitar. County Line performs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday, July 12 and 13, at the Winchester Club, Rifle. Also at the Winchester, Karaoke starts at 7 p.m. every Thursday. Call 625-0380 for details.The Lone pine bluegrass band, one of the best bluegrass bands around, performs Friday, July 12, at Steve’s Guitars, 19 South Fourth, Carbondale. Doors open at 8 p.m., music begins at 8:30 p.m.; admission is by donation. Call 963-3304 for details.
As part of the Garfield County Library System’s Summer Reading Program, clown Karen Bell will perform at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, at the New Castle Community Center; and at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 11, at Rifle City Hall. For more details on Summer Reading, call your local library. Storytime for 3- to 5-year-olds is held at the Glenwood Springs Library, 413 Ninth St., at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. The theme for July 10 is “The Bug Boogie.” For the duration of the summer, Storytime will not feature crafts, but stories, songs and other activities will be included. Call 945-5958 for more information.Storytime at the Gordon Cooper Library, Carbondale, meets at 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday. Call 963-2889 for details.The Rifle Library hosts Storytime for preschoolers at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays. Stories, followed by a simple craft. The theme for July 10 and 11 is “Around the Campfire.” Call 625-3471 for details. Storytime at the Silt Branch Library starts at 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Call 876-5500 for details.Storytime for 3- to 5-year-olds is held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays at the New Castle Branch Library. Toddler Storytime is at 10:30 a.m. Fridays. Call Diane at 984-2346 for details. River Valley Ranch in Carbondale will host Kindermusik with Ms. Erin, toddlers through second grade, every Wednesday afternoon. Call Vicki at 963-6300 for details.
The Grief and Loss Group, sponsored by Farnum-Holt Mortuary, meets from 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, at Mt. Valley Textiles and Gifts, 209 Eighth St., Glenwood Springs. The topic is “Tools to deal with grief situations.” Free and open to anyone who has suffered a loss. For details, call Marti evenings and weekends at 945-8376.The National Association of Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) will meet Thursday, July 11, at the Barz residence, 3030 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs, for the annual picnic. Meat will be furnished by the chapter, and a $1 donation per person to help defray costs will be accepted. Bring a dish to share. The event begins at 11:30 a.m.Space is still available for the grant writing workshop being held Thursday and Friday, Aug. 11 and 12, at the Aspen Equestrian Club House in Carbondale. Cost is $150 and class size is limited. To register, call Pat Horowitz at Sopris Therapy Services, 963-4677.The Mule Deer Foundation’s annual banquet, originally scheduled for July 13, has been postponed until Nov. 16. For details, call 876-2036.Mountain Valley Developmental Services invites the public to Tea & Accolades, an afternoon tea to recognize and thank those who give of themselves to help this agency. The event will be held from 3-5 p.m. Friday, July 19, at 700 Mt. Sopris Drive, Glenwood Springs. Reservations are strongly recommended by calling 945-2306.
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