Community News & Notes
The public is invited to meet three candidates for CMCs West Garfield Campus dean position. Current dean Pam Arsenault has announced plans to retire this fall. The candidates will have a Meet and Greet time from 5-7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18, at CMCs West Garfield Campus, 3695 Airport Road, Rifle. Following this session, anyone whos taken part will be given an opportunity to provide feedback on the candidates. The three candidates interviewing for the position are Teri Kinkade, who is currently a division director at the West Garfield Campus; Gregory Busch, of West Virginia University at Parkersburg, W.Va., where he is the director of the universitys Honor College, coordinator of international education and travel, and an assistant professor; and Gary Isham, Ph.D., who most recently served as dean of mathematics at Pasadena City College in Pasadena, Calif. For more information, contact CMCs West Garfield Campus at 625-1871.
The Roaring Fork Chapter of the Colorado Archaeological Society will have its annual potluck picnic at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18, at the south pavilion in Veltus Park in Glenwood Springs. Hamburgers, hot dogs, and bottled water will be provided, and members may bring side dishes and desserts. Those with an atl-atl will test their throwing arms. Anyone interested in archaeology is welcome to attend. For information, call Cynthia at 524-7981.
Find out where your water comes from and where it goes during a tour of Basalts water facilities from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Aug. 20. Please dress appropriately; tour will happen rain or shine. This tour is free and open to the public; however, space is limited, and registration is required. Register online at http://www.roaringfork.org/events. Sponsored by Basalt Water Department and Roaring Fork Conservancy.
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Another Glenwood Springs City Council election has passed, but we doubt about two-thirds of Glenwood residents even noticed — certainly not based on the pathetic 31% turnout in balloting that concluded April 6.