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Dr. Phil Long, from Pacific Northwest National Lab and the Battell Institute has been coordinating environment remediation experiments at the East UMTRA site in Rifle since 1997. Meet for an introductory lecture at the CMC Rifle campus at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19. Dr. Long will explain the project and then participants may tour the site to observe scientists in their work environment.

Emmanuel Lutheran Churchs eagerly anticipated annual Holiday Bazaar will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, at the church, 652 E. Fifth St. in Rifle. The event is hosted by the Women of Emmanuel and is a fundraiser for the support of various missions, community outreach, seminary students and the churchs preschool.

Mason and Morse, located at 801 Colorado Ave., Glenwood Springs, will be giving away free turkeys to the low income public from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21. First come, first served. For more information, please call 928-9000.

KDNK Community Radio will hold its Annual Membership Meeting and Turkey Bingo at 7 p.m. Nov. 18 at the Carbondale Community School, 1505 Satank Road. Social hour and food will commence at 6 p.m. with the meeting at 7 p.m.At 7:45 Turkey Bingo begins. An annual event, Turkey Bingo is fun for the whole family. Prizes include turkeys, pumpkin pies, CDs and lots of KDNK swag. This event is open to all and helps support KDNK Community Radio. KDNK can be heard at 88.1, 88.3 and 88.5 in the Roaring Fork Valley. Call 963-0139 for more information.

West Garfield County Landfill will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 24 and 25, to observe Thanksgiving holiday. The landfill will reopen Saturday, Nov. 26. Regular hours are Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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