What’s Happening Where | PostIndependent.com

What’s Happening Where

Crystal Theatre: March 1-7: “In the Bedroom” (R for language, violence, adult subject matter) 7:30 p.m. nightly; 427 Main St., Carbondale. Call 963-0633 to verify show times. Springs Theatre: March 1-7: “Dragonfly” (PG-13) 7 and 9 p.m. nightly, 1 and 3 p.m. weekend matinees; 915 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Call 945-4000 to verify show times.Movieland: March 1-7: “40 Days & 40 Nights” (R) 1, 3:10, 5:15, 7:25 and 9:25 p.m.; “We Were Soldiers” (R) 12:30, 3:20, 6:30, 9:20 p.m.; “Dragonfly” (PG-13) 12:25, 2:50, 5, 7:10, 9:30 p.m.; “John Q” (PG-13) 12:40, 3:15, 7 and 9:30 p.m.; “Queen of the Damned” (R) 12:40, 3, 5:10, 7:20 and 9:35 p.m.; “Hart’s War” (R) 6:45 and 9:15 p.m.; “Crossroads” (PG-13) 12:50, 3, 5:05, 7:15, 9:20 p.m.; “Peter Pan: Return to Neverland” (G) 12:20, 2:30, 4:30 p.m.; at the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify show times.Mall 3: March 1-7: “We Were Soldiers” (R) 7 and 10 p.m. nightly, 1 and 4 p.m. weekend matinees; “Count of Monte Cristo” (PG-13) 9 p.m. nightly; “Queen of the Damned” (R) 7:15 and 9:50 p.m. nightly, 1:30 and 4:15 weekend matinees; “Peter Pan: Return to Neverland” (G) 7:10 p.m. nightly, 1:10, 3:10 and 5:10 p.m. weekend matinees; at the Glenwood Springs Mall, call 945-1400 to verify show times. Rifle Creek Theatre: March 1-7: “A Beautiful Mind” (PG-13) 7 p.m. nightly plus a 3 p.m. Sunday matinee. Call 625-2323 to verify show times.

“Art & Ecology: A Bi-national Exhibition,” with contemporary mixed media by artists from Mexico and the United States, is currently at CMC Gallery, 831 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call 945-8367 for details.Arts and crafts and food vendor applications are available for the annual Basalt River Days celebration, to be held Aug. 17 and 18 at Arbaney Park. For application, visit http://www.basaltriverdays.com, visit the Basalt Chamber office, located in the Red Caboose in Lions Park, or call 927-4031.

The Bill Parish Quintet performs swing and Latin jazz from 7:30-10:30 p.m. Wednesdays in March, at Buffalo Valley, 3637 Highway 82, Glenwood Springs. No cover. Wear your dancing shoes.Enjoy live jazz with Walt Smith & Friends 7-10 p.m. every Tuesday at the Sopris Restaurant, south of Glenwood Springs at 7215 Highway 82. Call 945-7771 for details.The Oasis Sports Bar will host two rock `n’ roll bands this weekend. The Beaters perform from p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday, March 8. On March 9, it’s New Shoes. There’s a $5 cover both nights. For details, call 945-6613.Ric Rock and Nigel Lew perform beginning at 9:30 p.m. every Thursday, at the Ship of Fools, on Main Street in Carbondale.Vocalist/pianist Bob Harris performs standard and contemporary favorites, beginning at 6 p.m. every Wednesday at the Rifle Fireside Restaurant, 1214 Access Road, Rifle. Call 625-2233 for details.

Storytime for children ages 3 to 5 is held from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, at the Rifle Branch Library, 102 E. 2nd Ave. The theme for March 6 and 7 is “Sheep in Wolves Clothing.” Stories will be followed by a simple craft. Call Jennifer DeBose at 625-3471 for details.A toddler play group meets from 4-5:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the New Castle Community Center. Call Janet, 984-3352, for details.Storytime at the Gordon Cooper Library, Carbondale, meets at 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday.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 for 3- to 5-year-olds is held at the Glenwood Springs Library, 413 9th St., at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Stories will be followed by a simple craft. Call 945-5958 for more information.Storytime at the Silt Branch Library starts at 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Call 876-5500 for details.

Spalding Gray will speak at the Aspen Writers’ Foundation Winter Words series at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 5, at Paepcke Auditorium, Aspen. Tickets are $20 at the Wheeler Box Office, Explore Booksellers and Aspen Writers’ Foundation. Call 925-3122 for details.There will be a meeting of all eighth-grade parents to explain registration and collection of packets, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, at Glenwood Springs High School. All parents are urged to attend.The Western Colorado Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society meets at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, at the Roaring Fork School District Re-1 office, 14th and Grand, Glenwood Springs. For details, call Jan at 928-8721 or e-mail janandpat@lizardweb.com.The Castle Valley Home Owners Advisory Group will meet from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, March 7, at the Guild Hall of St. John’s Episcopal Church in downtown New Castle. Castle Valley residents and homeowners are invited. For details, call Ginny at 984-2972, Suzie at 984-0502 or Pat at 984-2173.The Glenwood Springs High School Track & Field spaghetti dinner and silent auction fund-raiser will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, March 8, at the Glenwood Springs Middle School cafeteria. Door prizes and raffle prizes will be awarded. Tickets are available through any track and field athlete or coach, or at the door.The Glenwood Springs Group of the Embroiderers’ Guild of America will hold its monthly meeting from 9 a.m. to noon Monday, March 11, at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Glenwood Springs. All interested stitchers are welcome. For details, call Becca at 945-7434.The Rifle United Methodist-Presbyterian Church will present “The Pony Espresso,” a dinner theatre melodrama, at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 8 and 7 p.m. Saturday, March 9. Tickets are $6 for ages 12 and under, $12 for ages 13-64, and $10 for ages 65 and older, or $30 per family. Call 625-1737 for details.

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User