Earth Day paradeColumbine Kids Preschool and the Town of Basalt are sponsoring the 7th annual childrens Earth Day Parade at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 27. The parade route begins at Basalt Family Resource Center (behind Basalt Elementary) and proceeds up Midland Avenue to Town Hall. It will be held snow, rain or shine. Bring props, banners, flags, bikes or strollers. This is a pedestrian parade; no motor vehicles. Information: 927-4505.Caregiver support groupThe Northwest Colorado Options for Long Term Care sponsors a caregiver support group 3-4:30 p.m. on the first and third Thursdays of the month at the Rifle United Methodist-Presbyterian Church at 200 E. 4th St. Loved ones are welcome to attend; there will be a care provider on site to assist them while you attend the meeting. RSVP and information: Celynn Krueger, 945-8050. Friends of Four Mile potluckFriends of Four Mile will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 28, at the Jacober/OKane residence, 0007 County Road 126 (Black Diamond Mine Road). Citizens interested in the health of Four Mile Creek are invited. Bring a potluck dish. RSVP and information: 384-2758.Basalts business after hoursBusiness After Hours will be held 5-7 p.m. Friday, April 30, at the Midvalley Design Center on the Roaring Fork. The Center is located just off Willits Lane along with Valley Lumber and Grana Bread. Join Roaring Fork Building Specialties, Ellis Design Inc., Rising Sun Lighting, and Capco Tile to celebrate their new showrooms, new product lines and to network with other members of the community. Refreshments and door prizes. Information: 927-4031.Roaring Fork School Board meetsThe Roaring Fork School District Board of Education will meet at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 28, at the district office board room at 1405 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. It includes an open forum time for public comment about any district policy, procedure or school building. On the agenda is approval on a second reading of a new two-year school calendar and follow-up on public input meetings on the facilities master plan. Information: 384-6000, firstname.lastname@example.org.Yampah yard saleThe student moms and dads of the Yampah Mountain High School Teen Parent Program will hold a yard sale at the school from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 1. This is to raise money for a Denver field trip to take the kids to the zoo. Any and all donations will be gratefully accepted at the school, 695 Red Mountain Drive, Glenwood Springs, or they can be picked up. Information: 945-9463, ext. 207. Feng shui lecture seriesAspen Health & Harmony is hosting a Feng Shui lecture series with Jennifer Anderson from 7-9 p.m. Mondays, May 3 and 10. Aspen Health & Harmony is located at 19351 Highway 82 in El Jebel, across the highway from City Market. Information: 704-9642.Learn computer safetySafe computing techniques will be presented by Trailhead Technology at noon at Basalt Town Hall. Bring your brown-bag lunch. Information: 927-4031.Final library Film Festival showingThe last film of the Gordon Cooper Library Spring Film Fest will be shown at 8 p.m. Friday, April 30, in the library. The film is Ginger and Cinnamon, an Italian romantic comedy of errors with English subtitles. This un-rated movie is about a woman and her 15-year-old niece, who take a ferry from Italy to the Greek Isle of Love for a vacation. Please RSVP: 963-2889.Yoga classes offeredAspen Health & Harmony, across the highway from City Market in El Jebel, offers several ongoing daytime and evening yoga classes. Information: 704-9642.Waldorf Mayfaire ScheduledThe Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork will hold its annual Mayfaire from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 1. This annual family celebration of spring will include all sorts of fun festivities. A Mayfaire king and queen will be chosen in a unique ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Maypole dancing will start at about 11 a.m. and will be followed by a caf, crafts, puppet show, obstacle course, cupcake walk and, of course, flower crowns. The Waldorf School is located at 16543 Old Highway 82, one-half mile east of Catherine Store. Information: 963-1960.
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