The Roaring Fork School District Board of Education’s second meeting for March will be held today, due to spring break March 22-26. The tentative agenda will include discussions about such items as the district’s Montessori program and a proposed roundabout at Sopris Elementary School in south Glenwood Springs.
Every board meeting includes an open forum time at approximately 5:45 p.m. to provide an opportunity for the public to comment about any policy, procedure or school building in the district.
The meeting is held at the school district administration building at 14th and Grand in Glenwood Springs.
The Basalt Regional Heritage Society presents a fireside chat at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 18, at Valley Pines Senior Center, located off Highway 82 between Basalt and El Jebel. Jim Crowley, Jo Arbaney and Lee Willits will present “Bars, Barns and Ranches,” a living history lesson of the area. Information: 927-4693.
Eagles Club rummage sale will be held at 312 7th St. from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 18-21, and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on March 22. Bake sale all day March 21. Information: 945-5506, after 4 p.m.
Learn about elder care issues including long-term care facilities, insurance and advance directives in a special apres ski session held from 4-6 p.m. Thursday, March 18, at the Ute Bar and Grill in Aspen. Information: 923-3489 or 963-6106.
Hey all you second- to fifth-graders ” looking for something to do over Spring Break? Come explore Rock Bottom Ranch for a day or a whole week of fun and exciting activities. Become a wildlife detective, help feed the farm critters, explore the watery world of aquatic insects, and learn some traditional skills like butter churning, spinning and rattle making. Call Rock Bottom Ranch at 927-6760 for information and to register.
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Another Glenwood Springs City Council election has passed, but we doubt about two-thirds of Glenwood residents even noticed — certainly not based on the pathetic 31% turnout in balloting that concluded April 6.