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Community News & Notes

The Roaring Fork Chapter of the Colorado Archaeological Society will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 15, at the First Presbyterian Church, 1016 Cooper Ave. in Glenwood. The program will be a one-hour video titled Caught Knapping, with Craig Ratzat teaching the basics of flint-knapping from pit to point. Anyone interested is invited to attend. For information on club activities, call Cynthia at 524-7981.

Rifle Fireside Lanes is offering several opportunities for youth (grades 1-12) to bowl this fall. The Saturday Youth League begins at 10 a.m. Sept. 27; the Wednesday Home-Schooled League begins at 1 p.m. Sept. 24; and the Tuesday Adult/Youth League starts at 6:30 p.m Sept. 23. Call 625-2231 for details.

Educate yourself for the home purchasing process at a seminar to be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, at 1901 Grand Ave, Glenwood Springs (next to Safeway).This class covers information about purchasing a home, budgeting, credit, mortgage loans, the lender and the real estate broker, the inspection, the appraisal and the homeowners insurance, as well as the closing and life as a homeowner.You will also learn about individual housing counseling programs covering identity theft, fair housing, money/debt management, pre-purchase counseling, mortgage delinquency and loss mitigation.Some mortgage insurance companies provide a reduction in the mortgage insurance premium for attendance at a CHFA in-person homebuyer education seminar.This is a CHFA-certified class.Preregister by calling 384-6447.

Melody Hartman & Flyin Blind play country, blues and classic rock from 5:30 to dark-thirty Tuesday, Sept. 16, at the Glenwood Farmers Market, on the corner of Ninth and Grand.

The Glenwood Springs High School girls volleyball team is hosting a fundraising event from 3-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 16, at Moes Restaurant in Glenwood Meadows. Proceeds will help raise money for new equipment and uniforms.For more information, call Nancy Eide at 618-3740.

The fifth annual Cowboy golf tournament, a fundraiser for local hospice organizations, will be held Sept. 27 and 28 at Tom and Ginger Lathams home in DeBeque. Player slots available on Sept. 27.Call 970-283-5386 for more information.

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