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Community News & Notes

Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse and deli is making its menu and bakery items available for convenient pick-up or drop-off catering, and is kicking off the catering segment with a discount offer for clients making a catering reservation by the end of June.Call 928-8804 or 404-3216 with your special order.

Glenwoods Downtown Market will open at 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 17, at Centennial Park, Ninth and Grand.Favorite vendors participating this year are Zs Orchard, Woody Creek Cellars, Hungry Mother, Bordens Farms, Early Morning Orchards, Orchard Valley, Osage Gardens and Abundant Life. Will Kogler will return with fresh pastries and breads; Andy will offer delicious hot foods.New this year are Exelsior Orchards, GH Daniels Garden Center and Good Health Natural Foods.Cook la Carte will host cooking demos at 6 p.m., and music begins at 5 p.m.

Transformational Healing Circle with master healer, spiritual teacher and shaman Rob Wergin at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 18, at the Solara Early Learning Center, located at 64 Favre Lane in El Jebel. Energy exchange for fee or by donation. Please call 379-1138 for more information.

The Frontier Historical Society and Museum sponsors the annual vintage Base Ball game between the Glenwood Sluggers and the Yampah Stars. Gentlemen interested in playing may attend an organizational meeting and practice at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 17, in the field between Glenwood Springs High School and the Roaring Fork River.For more information, call 945-4448.

Town Center Booksellers has several events scheduled for the month of June.The store will welcome young poets Ashley Carruth, Ryan Johnson and Cam Scott at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 10. Dexter Cirillo, author of the new Rizzoli hardcover Southwestern Indian Jewelry: Crafting New Traditions, will be at the bookstore June 17; Bruce Barcott, author of the New York Times bestseller The Last Flight of the Scarlet Macaw will be there June 23.The bookstore will host the Valley View Hospital Foundations Physician Speaker Series beginning June 18; and is partnering with the Aspen Center for Integral Health presenting authors from their Summer Speaker Series.

Brazilian musicians Caji & Salom kick off the 2008 Basalt Summer Music Series at 5:30 p.m. June 18 at Lions Park. This summers opening performance continues with a second act at Steves Guitars in Carbondale. The Basalt Regional Heritage Society will serve fried chicken dinners and homemade pies on opening night, initiating an eclectic summer of musical picnics in the park. Concerts will rotate between Lions Park downtown and Triangle Park at Willits Town Center Wednesday nights June 18 through Sept. 17. Local and regional acts will bring a full range of rock, jazz, folk, and blues to the stage. Acts booked to date include Dikki Du & the Zydeco Krewe, Jimmy Ibbotson, Brad Manosevitz and Borderdrive. For more information, call the Basalt Chamber at 927-4031.

The Eagles Lodge #215 presents 42 and spaghetti dinner Saturday, June 14, as a fundraiser to help fight cancer. Dinner will be offered from 6-9 p.m., and music begins at 8 p.m. The event is open to the public and will be held at the Eagles Club, 312 Seventh St., Glenwood Springs.For more information, call 309-3251.

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