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Community News & Notes

The correct time for the Glenwood Community Concert presentation of “Barynya” on Tuesday, Oct. 28, is 7 p.m. The show will be at the Glenwood Springs High School auditorium. Barynya is a Russian folk dance and music ensemble. Admission is given to season ticket holders, and a select number of such tickets will be available at the show for $35 per adult and $80 per family. Season members can see the upcoming shows: Cherish the Ladies, a Celtic quintet (Nov. 16); Joe Trio, cello, piano and violin (Jan. 29); Spanish Brass, artistic brass quintet (March 20); and Romanza, three tenors (May 11). For more information on the Community Concert Association, call 945-0668; for Barynya, visit All of the community concerts will be 7 p.m. this season.

The next Business Women’s Network meeting will be held from 7:30-9 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, at U.S. Bank in Glenwood Springs.Alice Hubbard Laird will present, “Garfield New Energy Communities Initiative.”Gov. Ritter announced the award of $1.6 million grant to the Garfield New Energy Communities Initiative, created by a partnership including CLEER, Garfield communities, the county and other organizations including the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association.Learn what is proposed, and how it will help advance a countywide clean energy economy including energy savings for households and businesses. For more information, contact Joni at 945-6589, ext. 104.

Donations of decorated Christmas trees are needed for the Silt Historical Park’s Parade of Trees. Any size, style and theme, real or artificial.Promote your business, be involved in a community gathering and help Abbie Peterson with her senior seminar project.Contact Abbie Peterson at 309-8120 for more information.The deadline to apply for noxious weed control is Nov. 14. The Bookcliff, Mount Sopris and South Side conservation districts, and Garfield County Vegetation offer a cost-share program to treat noxious weeds.Call the conservation district at 945-5494, ext. 105, for more information or to receive an application.

Sopris Elementary School invites local veterans and the community to a Veterans Day celebration at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11.For more information, please call 384-5400.

The Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts offers affordable and fun dance classes for all ages and skill levels. Ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop, modern and bellydancing.Call 945- 2414.

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