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9/11: The Great Illusion unfortunately was not broadcast as earlier promoted, but will air from 8-10 p.m. today, Monday, Sept. 17, on Grassroots TV.

The Roaring Fork Chapter of the Colorado Archaeological Society will meet at 7 p.m. today, Monday, Sept. 17, at the First Presbyterian Church, 1016 Cooper Ave. The program will be Nomads of the West. Information about the annual meeting of the Colorado Archaeological Society at Aurora on Sept. 29-30 will be available. The public is invited to attend. For information, call Cynthia at 524-7981.

The Eagles Club is conducting a membership drive for anyone interested in volunteer work, fun projects and events. The membership drive will be held every Friday night in the month of September. Members will be available to show you around and answer any questions. For more information, please call 945-5506 after 4 p.m.

Roaring Fork Audubons September programs topic will be the black swifts of Colorado. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center.Kim Potter, wildlife biologist for the White River National Forest, has done extensive research on swifts which nest near Hanging Lake in Glenwood Canyon, Crater Lake near Maroon Bells, on Avalanche Creek and in several other suitable places.

Join the Roaring Fork Conservancy in the third in a series of speakers on water issues in the West at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 20, at the Given Institute in Aspen as Dr. Ken Strzepek of the University of Colorado-Boulder speaks on climate change and its effects on river and water resources in the West. Doors open at 6 p.m. The free forum will provide participants with opportunities to get involved in water issues locally and statewide. For more information, call 927-1290 or visit

A two-day demonstration workshop by Lorna Meaden will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 22 and 23 at the Carbondale Clay Center. This workshop will explore ways to create pots having a generous sense of volume and fluidity of line with wheel-thrown and altered porcelain.Call the Clay Center at 963-2529 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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