Sept. 11 examined
The Roaring Fork Peace Coalition presents a free video showing of “September 11: Coverup or Complicity,” featuring Michel Chossudovsky, author of “War and Globalization, the Truth behind 9/11.” 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb.10, Roaring Fork High School, Room 109, Carbondale. Information: 945-1030.
First grade readiness
The Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork is hosting an evening to discuss first-grade readiness at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 10, at the school’s Early Childhood Building. Mentors Sandra Kirschner and Ronna McEldowney will speak.
If you are single and would like to meet other single people, come to the lounge in the Hotel Colorado at 6:30 p.m on Tuesday, Feb. 10.
Citizens’ Alliance meets
The February meeting of the Grand Valley Citizens’ Alliance will be at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 10, at the RE-2 School District Office, at 9th and Whitewater in Rifle. Bill Patterson, from Western Colorado Congress, will be doing a presentation on the dangers of biofarming. GVCA’s annual work plan draft will also be discussed. Information: 876-0430 or 285-7233.
Learn about popular diets
America’s top three diets are the Dr. Phil, Atkins and South Beach. Learn more about these weight loss programs at a presentation at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11, hosted by Jona Moore of New Castle Fitness. 820 Castle Valley Blvd., Suite 230. Information: 984-3200.
The Alzheimer’s Association presents “Remember Me: New Developments in Alzheimer’s Disease,” the topic of its monthly Heritage Park family supportive group, to be held from 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11, at the Heritage Park Care Center classroom in Carbondale. Information: 618-9693.
Health coaching workshop
A free Health Coaching Workshop will be held from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 12, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center in the Iron Mountain Room B. Participants will be led through a simple process based on the idea that most people already know what they need to do to improve their health ” all they need is to actually do it. This Health Coaching program offers participants inspiration, motivation, support and encouragement. Bring a notebook, day planner or journal. Information: 379-0835.
Choral Society prepares
for “The Passion”
The Aspen Choral Society will be holding rehearsals for “The Passion” at 6 p.m. each Monday and Wednesday in Glenwood Springs at the Methodist Church (824 Cooper Ave.). All singers are welcome to participate. Final performances will take place April 2-3 at the Harris Concert Hall in Aspen. Information: Ray Adams, 925-3685.
TODDLERs’ HOLIDAY SOCIAL HOUR
What better way to celebrate the holidays than with a bunch of new friends, paint, Playdough, songs and fun, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center’s Kidkare room. Sessions will celebrate Valentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day, Easter and Mother’s Day. Appropriate for children 18 to 36 months. Wear clothes you can get messy in. Parents are welcome to stay but it is not required. Information: 384-6301. Cost is $3 per class.
at the Hotel Colorado
Comedians Bryan Kellen and Jeff Wozer will be doing a special comedy night at 8 p.m. Friday Feb. 13, in the Devereux Room of the Hotel Colorado. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door. Reservations: 945-6511, ext. 117.
How much stuff is enough?
Lynn Miller, author of “The Power of Enough,” will host a four-session presentation at Glenwood Mennonite Church Feb. 13-15. Miller, a theologian, discusses the empty notion that happiness can be found in the accumulation of material possessions. Miller’s sessions will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13, and Saturday, Feb. 14, and at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 15. Open to the public. Information: 945-5245.
JOIN THE GREAT
BACKYARD BIRD COUNT
The Roaring Fork Audubon Society is inviting all bird enthusiasts to join in the Cornell Lab of Ornithology’s annual Great Backyard Bird Count from Feb. 13-16. Everyone’s input is valuable, even if the observer counts and reports only the five species at a backyard bird feeder. There is no fee or registration required. For information and reporting visit http://www.birdsource.org. If you do not have Internet access your local library can help you go online.
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