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The Glenwood Springs Airport Cleanup Day will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 29. Any airport users should bring their own rakes, shovels, brooms, hammers and nails, paint brushes, work gloves, etc. The Airport Board will be sprucing up the FBO, taxiways and runway for the upcoming flying season. Please contact Airport Manager Dick Weinberg at 618-0776 if you would like to help.

Members of the Living Building design movement are offering two free presentations in March on the topic of living buildings. The first session, Designing a Living Building, will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Sunday, March 11, at Carbondale Town Hall.The second session, Applying Living Building Principles to the SCoR Campus, will be held from noon-1 p.m. Tuesday, March 13, at Carbondale Town Hall.Call 963-9115 or 274-8206 for more information.

St. Stephens Catholic School is selling Butter Braids as a fundraiser for the school. If you would like to help support the school, please call 876-2595 on Saturday, Sunday or Monday evening (6-8:30 p.m.) Or call the school at 945-7746 on Monday.

The CMC Faculty and Staff Concert will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 10, at the CMC Spring Valley Theatre. the concert features a variety of acoustic music featuring works by Kendra Carpenter and Aaron Westgate, Bill McGreevy and Jessa Young, Tom and Karen Cochran, and Lesa Russo and friends. Tickets will be sold at the door.Call Tom Cochran at 947-8252 for more information.

The Mule Deer Foundation will be sponsoring a Hunter Safety Class 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 24 and 25 at the Silt Fire House. Both class dates are required. For more information or to register, call Kelly Duff at 876-0531.

Danny Collins and Elaine Speck from Mountain Valley Textiles and Gifts will share the art of weaving at Womens After Five, to be held from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, March 15, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center.Kathy Youland, teenage ballerina, will give her interpretation as Sharon Turner sings. Former golf shop owner Sari Cobb will speak about Finding Joy in Your Trash Can.Day care will be provided with a reservation.Cancellations appreciated by Monday, March 12. Call Connie at 876-0581 or e-mail

The Colorado Division of Wildlife (DOW) is hosting a big game application assistance night from 3-7 p.m. Friday, March 30, at the DOW office, 50633 Highway 6 in West Glenwood. Extra staff will be on hand to assist individuals with completing big game hunting applications for the 2007 seasons.The deadline for big game limited license applications is Tuesday, April 3. DOW staff will assist with written applications, and will be providing computer terminals and assistance to complete on-line applications.Anyone interested in getting help or asking questions should bring the following items: photo Identification; proof of residency; hunter education card; credit card for online applications or check for mail-in applications; Social Security number (required under Colorado law); and a legal-sized envelope (for mail-in applications).If applying for someone who is not attending, bring the above information for those individuals as well.For questions or to get more information, contact the DOW office in Glenwood Springs at 947-2920 during regular business hours.

The Rifle Area Chapter of Ducks Unlimited is hosting its annual fundraising banquet at 5 p.m. Saturday, April 21, at the Battlement Mesa Activity Center. For more information, please call Jane at 285-9740 or John at 945-2331.

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