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Community news & notes

Join Roaring Fork Conservancy for the 11th annual Fryingpan River Cleanup Saturday, April 25. Registration and the free breakfast begin at 8:30 a.m. at Lions Park in Basalt. Volunteers of all ages welcome. Please dress appropriately; long pants, layers, hat, sunscreen, and gloves are recommended. Prizes will be awarded for the Best of Trash, Most Toxic, Most Useful, and Most Unusual Trash. For more information visit: or call 927-1290.

CMCs Gateway-Women in Transition program is offering a free workshop, Respectful Parenting, from 9 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 23 at the CMC West Garfield Campus. Dr. Joanne Baum, PhD., author of Got the Baby, Wheres the Manual?!? will speak. Lunch will be provided. Dr. Baum will present a workshop, Co-Parenting for divorced or separated parents, from 9:30-11:30 a.m. April 24 at the West Garfield Campus. Space is limited, so please RSVP to or leave a message at 384-8518.

The community is invited to learn more about Challenge and Change, a social entrepreneurial leadership experience for girls 14-17 years old, at two orientation events. the first will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April13 at Rifle High School; and the second at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April14, at the U.S. Bank community Room, 1901 Grand Ave. in Glenwood Springs.For more information, please contact Heidi Pankow, project manager, at 970-285-7144 or

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