Chop ChopGlenwood Dance Academy is offering Capoeira Classes, a form of Brazilian martial arts, starting at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 12, at the Masonic Temple across from the downtown Glenwood Springs Post Office. Information: 947-9720.Pottery PotluckThe Carbondale Clay Center presents a potluck and slide lecture with ceramic artist Alleghany Meadows at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 12. The discussion will focus on issues in contemporary pottery. Information: call 963-CLAY, 963-2529.Crafty christmasThe annual Cozy Christmas Craft Boutique will take place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at the Hotel Colorado. Shop early and fill your sleigh with moderately priced and hand-crafted and knitted holiday items, jewelry, stained glass, antique mirror art, candles, soaps, fresh sage wreaths, etc. Two local authors will present their collections of books.Passionate pensThe workshop “Journal from the Heart: the art of creative journaling for healing and transformation” will take place from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at Metamorphosis Expressive Art Studio. This introductory women’s workshop will focus on fun ways of using journals for creativity and personal transformation. Learn easy tools and techniques to create a beautiful visual journal. No experience necessary. Fee: $80 To register: Sheri, 618-0561.Country Hoedown The second annual “Country Hoedown in the Barn” fund-raiser for Sopris Therapy Services will be held from 4-8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at the Aspen Equestrian Center, Highway 82 and County Road 100 (behind Catherine Store). The evening includes dinner, country dancing, silent auction, hayrides, square dancing, special appearance by Anita Witt, entertainment and other surprises. Silent Auction preview will be from 4-5 p.m. with wine and hors d’ouevres. The cost of the Hoedown is $25 per adult and $5 for children and teens. All funds raised benefit disabled children and adults in the valley. Information or reservations: 963-4677.Adopt an orphanThousands of infant girls are abandoned every year in China and many are living in the orphanages waiting to know the love of a family. Attend a free China adoption information meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 15, at Christ Community Church located at 20351 Highway 82. Information: Garret and Leslee Brandt 927-2355.Thousands of infant girls are abandoned every year in China and many are living in the orphanages waiting to know the love of a family. Attend a free China adoption information meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 15, at Christ Community Church located at 20351 Highway 82. Information: Garret and Leslee Brandt 927-2355.
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