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Community News & Notes

Attention fellow Lions and friends of Arnie Dollase. Longtime, active, valuable Lions Club member and Valley View Hospital affiliate Arnie Dollase is moving out of the valley. His past participation in community organizations are too numerous to list. Please join in the party for Arnie Dollase at 7 p.m. today, Monday, June 11, at the U.S. Bank Community Room, 1901 Grand Ave. in Glenwood Springs.Call Rodney Naylor, 945-7035, for information.

Learn cancer facts and available resources for your region of Colorado at a town hall meeting from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today, Monday, June 11, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. Lunch will be provided.

Male dogs and cats may be neutered for half the usual fee at local veterinarians June 11-15. Contact your veterinarian for an appointment.Any questions, call Aimee at the Garfield County Sheriffs Office at 945-0453.

Edward Jones advisors Jay McGlade and Ronda Krell are hosting free broadcast presentations of How your personality can affect your portfolios performance at 9:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 12, at both locations, 2700 Gilstrap Court, Suite 170; and 118 W. Sixth St., Suite 100, in Glenwood Springs.Call Jay at 928-7145 or Rhonda at 928-0585 to reserve a seat.

The Gordon Cooper Branch of the Garfield County Public Library District presents S.B. Parks and a free all-puppet production of Rudyard Kiplings Classic Tale Rikki Tikki Tavi as part of the Summer Reading Performance Series at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 12, at Carbondale Town Hall. For more information, please contact Gordon Cooper Library at 963-2889.

The Roaring Fork Group of the Sierra Club Hosts the third annual Potluck Picnic and Microbrew Tasting (Almost Summer Solstice Party) from 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, at Sopris Park in Carbondale. Bring your friends, a dish to share and meat to grill if you wish, and enjoy great microbrews from Glenwood Canyon Brewing Company. Beer, root beer, lemonade, and music will be provided in this celebration of environmental successes. Everyone is invited, you do not need to be a Sierra Club member.

Drawing Yesteryear: An opportunity to draw Glenwood’s rural past still alive within the city. With instructor Jane Seglem, artists will sketch a farmhouse, barn, and the horse who lives there. Beautiful, rustic architecture will make the session a unique lesson in texture and form. Weather permitting, the class will be offered from 9:30-11:30 a.m. June 30. Space is limited, and preregistration is required. Nature Drawing for Kids: For ages 9-12. With instructor Maria Sippola, kids will get the opportunity to learn how to start and maintain a nature sketchbook. Weather permitting, the class will be offered from 9-10 a.m. June 30. Space is limited, and preregistration is required. For more information on either of these classes, please contact The Artists Mercantile at 947-0947.

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