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The Carbondale Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Basalt Chamber of Commerce and the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association will present Mastering Profitable Customer Service from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, April 18, at the Aspen Glen Club. Chris DeVany will present an interactive and engaging seminar equipped to help participants work more confidently with customers, deliver praiseworthy service, maintain calm in stressful situations, and gain greater personal satisfaction.For more information or to register for this seminar, contact Heather Smith at 963-1890 or

The Rocky Mountain Senior Games will take place June 21-25 in Greeley. This statewide event includes athletic competitions from archery to weight lifting. Events are divided into age categories. The games will qualify athletes to compete in the National Senior Games in Louisville, Ky., in 2007.Registration forms are available at local senior centers, by calling (970) 350-9433 or download from

The Glenwood Springs Booster Club will be holding the annual election of officers at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, in room 401 at Glenwood Springs High School. Positions are open to anyone, including parents of next years freshmen. Many board members are graduating this year, and the Booster Club is looking for anyone interested in joining and helping next year. This is a great way to come and get involved in your childs high school.

A spring American sign language (ASL) class will be offered at the Aspen Camp School for the Deaf from 6-8 p.m Tuesdays, March 28 through May 16. Baby sign classes for expecting families and families with Infants to age 3 will be offered from 10-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, on March 29 and April 5,12 and 19.For more information on either of these classes, contact 923-6609 or 923-2511, or e-mail: camp@acsd. org.

AARP has opened a free tax preparation site in the lobby of the Battlement Mesa Activity Center. Two local CPAs are volunteering their time for this site. Hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday and Saturday through April 15. Call (970) 285-9480 for appointments. Walk-ins will be taken only if there is no appointment for that hour.Clients must present a picture ID and bring Social Security cards for spouses and dependents, a copy of the 2004 tax return, as well as all relevant tax documents to their appointment. Both spouses must be present to sign the return before it is electronically filed.

Yampah Mountain High School proudly presents William Glasser M.D., internationally recognized psychiatrist, in a three-day workshop, Happiness Through Choices from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, April 6, and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m Friday, April 7, at the Ramada Inn, 124 W. Sixth St. in Glenwood Springs. The Glasser Workshop continues from 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Saturday, April 8, at Yampah Mountain High School, 695 Red Mountain Drive in Glenwood Springs.To register or for information, contact Mary Ezequelle at Yampah Mountain High School, 945-9463, ext. 302, or e-mail mezequelle@

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