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Thunder River Theatre Company presents the comedy, The Complete History of America, abridged, written by members of the Reduced Shakespeare. The play shows at 7:30 weekends Oct. 5-21, with one 2 p.m. matinee Oct.15. For tickets contact TRTC at 963-8200 or

KidzPlex-Glenwood is hosting its annual Fall Preschool open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, at 100 Midland Avenue, Suite 280, in West Glenwood. For more information, please call 945-0606.

KDNK will hold its annual record and CD sale at Potato Day at 9:30 a.m. this Saturday, Oct. 7, in Sopris Park. Rare recorded gems, vinyl, CDs from all genres, and electronic equipment will be sold at very reasonable prices. Sopris Park is located at Seventh and Main streets in Carbondale. Call KDNK to donate music at 963-0139. KDNK is listener-supported community radio for the Roaring Fork Valley and beyond. Find KDNK at 88.1, 88.3 or 88.5 or at

Aspen Valley Ski and Snowboard Club announces two downvalley registration sessions from 5-7 p.m. Oct. 10 at the Basalt Middle School or Oct. 12 at the Roaring Fork High School in Carbondale. AVSC staff will be on-hand to answer questions, help with scholarship applications and sign up participants. Aspen Skiing Company staff will also be present to issue passes. Children must be present to get passes. Bi-lingual volunteers will be available and all forms are available in Spanish. Voluntarios bilingues estaran a la mano para ayudar. For more information contact Susan Blakney at AVSC at 925-2720 x.105.

Colorado Rocky Mountain School senior Sebastian Ramirez in collaboration with the Norm Clasen Fine Art Gallery in Basalt is recruiting young photographers from Glenwood, Carbondale, Basalt and Aspen high schools for the upcoming Roaring Fork Valley Youth Photography Exhibition opening Friday, Oct. 27. Deadline for submissions is Sunday, Oct. 15. All submissions must be at least 8 x 10 inches. They should be framed, or at least matted, no later than Oct. 25. Submissions may be mailed or dropped off at 0505 Lions Ridge Road, Carbondale, CO 81623 or to the Colorado Rocky Mountain School at 1493 County Road 106, Carbondale, CO 81623. Applicants should include their name, address, age, and high school with all submissions. For information regarding submissions, please send e-mails to

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