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Springs Theatre: July 12-18: “The Road to Perdition” (R) 7 and 9:15 p.m. nightly, 1 and 3:15 p.m. weekend matinees; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.Crystal Theatre: July 12-18: “The Importance of Being Earnest” (PG) 8 p.m. nightly; 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times.Movieland: July 12-18: “The Road to Perdition” (R) 12:45, 3:30, 6:45 and 9:30 p.m.; “Reign of Fire” (PG-13) 12:40, 3:05, 5:15, 7:25 and 9:35 p.m.; “The Crocodile Hunter: Collision” (PG) 12:25, 2:30, 4:30, 6:30 and 8:45 p.m.; “Powerpuff Girls” (PG) 12:30, 2:30 and 4:45 p.m.; “Halloween: Resurrection” (R) 7 and 9 p.m.; “Men in Black II” (PG-13), 12:20, 3, 5, 7:10 and 9:15 p.m.; “Mr. Deeds” (PG-13) 1, 3:10, 5:10, 7:20 and 9:30 p.m.; “Minority Report” (PG-13) 6:20 and 9:20 p.m.; “Like Mike” (PG) 12:35 and 2:45 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: July 12-18: “Reign of Fire” (PG-13) 12:30, 3 and 5:15 p.m. daily matinees, 7:30 and 9:45 p.m. nightly; “Men in Black II” (PG-13) 1, 3 and 5 p.m. daily matinee, 7 and 9 p.m. nightly, 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday only; “Lilo and Stitch” (PG) 12:15, 2:30 and 4:45 p.m. daily matinees, 7 and 9:15 p.m. nightly; at the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 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. Photos and prints available, with proceeds benefiting the new emergency room facility at Valley View Hospital. 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. Admission is free. For details call 945-2414.”Summertime,” an exhibit of works by Dean Bowlby, of Glenwood Springs, Tammie Lane, of Aspen, and Carolyn Miller, of Denver, runs through Saturday, July 27, at the Main Street Gallery & the Framer, 817 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4817 for details.
Enjoy live jazz with Walt Smith & Friends 7-10 p.m. every Tuesday at the Sopris Restaurant, south of Glenwood Springs at 7215 Hwy. 82. Call 945-7771 for details.Learn traditional African dance from 7:15-8:45 p.m. every Tuesday at the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts. Drop-in fee $8, discount punch passes available. Wear comfortable clothes and bring water to drink. Call 928-8973 for details.
As part of the Garfield County Library Summer Reading Program, the Donovans work their magic at Carbondale at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 16, at the Carbondale Town Hall and at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library at 1 and 3 p.m. Tuesday, July 16, the New Castle Branch Library will host the Garden School Theater at the New Castle New Castle Community Center Wednesday, July 17, at 10 a.m. For details 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. 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.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 17 and 18 is “The Best of the West!” Call 625-3471 for details. Storytime at the Gordon Cooper Library, Carbondale, meets at 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday. Call 963-2889 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. Storytime at the Silt Branch Library starts at 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Call 876-5500 for details.
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 Mount Sopris Drive, Glenwood Springs. Reservations are strongly recommended by calling 945-2306.Veterans who want to participate in the Garfield County Parade on Saturday, Aug. 10, are asked to contact Dean Wells at 625-1097 or Joe Clugston at 625-5429. Help make this a patriotic and successful event.A general meeting of the Crystal River Caucus will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 16, at the Flying Dog Ranch (the big red barn) on Prince Creek Road, Carbondale. For details, call Ron Sorter at 963-1787 or Chuck Downey at 963-1389.The next Do it Yourself Divorce class will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon, Thursday, July 18, at the Garfield County Courthouse, Glenwood Springs. Preregistration is required. Call 945-8858 for details.Ginny Saliman, proprietress of the new Needles & Pins store located at 712 Blake Ave. (in the St. James Inn), Glenwood Springs, hosts a stitch-in beginning at 9 a.m., every Wednesday. Come for coffee, bring your current needle project, and meet other area stitchers. Call 945-2074 for details.The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment and the Colorado Division of Vocational Rehabilitation will host an open house for the new location of the Colorado Workforce Center, from 12:30-3:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, in suite 173 of the Glenwood Springs Mall. For more information call 945-8638.
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