Alpine Singles Meet
Any and all singles are invited to join Alpine Singles at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27, at the Glenwood Canyon Brew Pub for fun, a little pool and a lot of conversation. Get there early as seating is not guaranteed. Information: 945-7007.
Infant and child CPR
Gyminikids is offering an infant and child CPR class from 12:30-4:30 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 29. Learn the latest techniques and become certified. $45 per person or $75 a couple. Reservations: 927-1000. 180 Fiou Lane #105, Basalt.
Miles visits Glenwood,
US Senate candidate Mike Miles will be in Glenwood Springs at noon on Monday, March 1, for lunch at the Glenwood Canyon Brew Pub to meet the public and answer questions. All citizens of Garfield County are invited to attend this lunch. Miles will also travel to Battlement Mesa for a meeting at 3 p.m. the same day. The event is sponsored by Garfield County Democrats. Information: 285-9826.
Final Tomorrow’s Voices speaker
The final speaker in the Tomorrow’s Voices Speaker Series is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday, March 1, in the Roaring Fork High School Auditorium. Beth Shoemaker, a valley educator, will be discussing the impact of a global economy on the environment. The public is invited to attend the lecture and participate in the discussion following as we try to get a better grasp on this concept we call “globalization.”
Riverside RAP meets
The Riverside Association of Parents (RAP) will be having a meeting at 6:30 p.m. on March 2 in the Riverside Library. All parents are welcome and encouraged to come.
Spend an evening under the stars
“That Certain Feeling: the Songs and Stories of George and Ira Gershwin” comes to the Colorado Rocky Mountain School barn at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 5. Pianist Clay Boland discusses the history and performs classics such as “I Got Rhythm,” “Someone to Watch Over Me” and “They Can’t Take that Away from Me.” A benefit for the Carbondale Council on the Arts and Humanities and KDNK. $15. Tickets at Sounds Easy, 963-1303. Information: 963-2123.
The shorter the better
Colorado Mountain College Theatre presents “Mis/Communications,” six short one-act plays, at 7:30 p.m. March 5-6 at the New Space Theatre at CMC Spring Valley. Students and valley residents will perform. Tickets at the door, $8 for adults and $6 for seniors. Reservations: 947-8252.
Love In Family Education, a homeschool support group serving Aspen to Parachute, will be having a support meeting at 2 p.m. on March 10. Information: Donnalyne LaGiglia, 945-6222.
Raising real boys
Dr. William Pollack, author of the national bestseller “Real Boys,” will speak at the Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 10. The author will speak on the challenges facing boys in today’s world and what parents and teachers can do to promote healthy development. The talk will be followed by questions and answers. Tickets are $15 and available at the school or by calling 963-1960. The Waldorf School is located just upvalley of Catherine Store on Old Highway 82.
New Castle candidates night
Candidates night for New Castle town council and other county, state and federal offices is at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 11, at Kathryn Senor Elementary in New Castle. The event will be moderated by former Mayor Frank Breslin.
J5 finals gatekeepers needed
Volunteer gatekeepers are needed for Sunlight Mountain Resort’s J5 Finale, featuring the state championship races, held March 13-14. Help is needed for Giant Slalom (Saturday, March 13) and Slalom (Sunday, March 14). We will meet at 7:15 a.m. at Ski Sunlight and work on the mountain until about 3 p.m. Lunches, ski passes (for race day and a future day this season) will be provided. Approximately eight volunteers are needed Saturday and 10 on Sunday. Please call Harry at 945-7633 if you are interested in volunteering for one or both days (all day).
RFSD parent info night
The Roaring Fork School District, including assistant superintendent Judy Haptonstall and Carbondale technology teacher Bonnie Fischer, will present a special “Parent Info Night” regarding the standards-based report cards and grading system, from 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 18, at Carbondale Elementary School. All school district parents with questions, from elementary to high school levels, are encouraged to attend. For information, contact Fischer at 384-5691 or email@example.com.
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