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Eagles Bingo/Auxiliary Meeting

Eagles Bingo, 7 p.m. Wednesday March 3 and 17. Open to public. Eagles Auxiliary meeting scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 4, 312 7th St. Information: Donna, 618-7622.

Funsical Fitness

Scott Liebler, the Pied Piper of “Funsical Fitness with Silly-cize and Adventurobics,” an early childhood exercise program, will appear at the Rifle Head Start program at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 3. He will also appear at Carbondale’s Head Start program at 2 p.m.

New Castle Art Guild

The New Castle Art Guild will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 4, at 303 Main St. Information: Jeannie Hoppal, 625-0246.

Garfield Democrats’

weekly summit

Garfield County Democrats will hold their Public Weekly Summit at noon Thursday, March 4, at the Glenwood Springs Brew Pub. The Caucus, newsletter, the Web site ( and fund-raising will be on the agenda. Information: Don Kaufman, 945-2396, or Dana Barker, 285-9826.

From Pachabel to Punk Rock

Yampah Mountain High School presents another musical evening featuring 25 students performing “From Pachabel to Punk Rock,” at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 5, at the Blue Acacia Theater. $5 adults, $3 students. Students will be recording a live CD that will be on sale after Spring Break. Event supports the Yampah Mountain High School Music Program. Information: 945-9463.

BASH for St. Stephen’s School

St. Stephen’s School’s BASH 2004 (Building a Scholastic Heritage) takes place at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 6, at the Hotel Colorado. The fourth annual fund-raising dinner-dance, and silent and live auction, features a Hollywood theme ” dress up in your finest Red Carpet apparel and dance the night away. $75 per person, $100 per couple. Tickets/information: 945-7746.

Sunday Fish Fry

Saint Mary of the Crown hosts an all-you-can-eat fish fry from 5-7 p.m. on Sunday, March 7. Fish, baked beans, coleslaw and dessert. $10 suggested donation for adults, $5 for kids 5-12 and free for kids under 5. Information: 963-3317.

Peace Corps overview

Peace Corps representative and former volunteer Jon Bringewatt will be in Glenwood Springs at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 9, to share information about Peace Corps opportunities. He will discuss general Peace Corps service and his experience living and working in Morocco as a Peace Corps English teacher. The event will be held at the CMC Spring Valley Campus and will include an information meeting and film presentation in the student center basement.

Blow that harp

A basic blues harmonica workshop will be held from 6-9:30 p.m. Monday, March 8, at CMC Aspen. Learn to play over standard 12 bar blues progressions: open to newcomers and seasoned players. Students must provide their own 10-hole, diatonic, key of C harmonica. $22. Information: 925-7740, 927-2611.

Women’s wellness workshop

Stephanie Rogers, certified cranio-sacral and polarity therapist, will present a workshop on women’s wellness and breast health at 6:15 p.m. on Monday, March 8, at the Crystal River Yoga Center in Carbondale. Registration: Stephanie, 618-6899, or Ricki, 927-1373.

Literacy Night

Glenwood Springs Elementary School’s Literacy Night takes place from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Monday, March 8. Eat dinner from a baked potato bar, socialize and get to know other families, listen to a storyteller and learn more about literacy. $4 for adults, $3 for children, $10 per family. Tickets through GSES; information: 384-5400.

Relief Society birthday party

In celebration of the 162nd anniversary of the oldest women’s organization in the world, women are invited to attend the Relief Society birthday party, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 9, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Rifle. Dinner and nursery are provided. Information: Mary, 625-8596.

Biz After Hours

Names and Numbers will host a Glenwood Chamber Business after Hours mixer from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, March 11, at the Ramada Inn in Glenwood Springs. Chamber members and their guests can enjoy complimentary beer, wine and door prizes. Bring your business card and a dollar for the drawing.

Spring Break activities

in New Castle

The New Castle Recreation Department will be offering a variety of activities over Spring Break, March 15-19. Activities include day trips to the Hot Springs Pool, and the Glenwood Springs Community Center, movies at the Glenwood Springs Mall, a lock-in at the New Castle Super Bowl and extended hours for the Recreation Center at the New Castle Community Center. Information: 984-3352.

Recent Alzheimer’s research

The Alzheimer’s Association presents “Research: What’s New and Promising?” at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 22, at the Valley Senior Center, 540 Parachute in Parachute. Free program. Information: (970) 256-1274.

Spellers needed

A few last-minute spellers are needed to form a team for Spellebration, to be held Friday night at the Hotel Colorado. A sponsor already has agreed to cover the team fee. If you would like to participate, please call Literacy Outreach at 945-5282 as soon as possible.

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