Redstone Inn tour precedes planning meeting
A tour of Redstone Castle will come together at 11 a.m. Friday, May 14. Participants will meet in the room to the right, just inside the front door of the Redstone Inn. The tour will last approximately one hour to allow time for lunch between the tour and the planning meeting, which begins at 1 p.m. at the inn.
RFOV workingon Jeanne Golay Trail
The Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers are holding a trail work day on the Jeanne Golay Trail Saturday, May 15. Work includes installation of water bars and redirection of the deep ruts caused by erosion. Things get started at 8:30 Saturday morning and conclude at 4 p.m. with dinner and a party. Any and all work time is appreciated. Bring gloves, water and a sack lunch. RFOV will supply shovels, picks and other tools. Register: http://www.RFOV.org.
Whitewater parkdonations needed
The planned Glenwood Whitewater Park will improve and enhance recreational opportunities and transform Two Rivers Park into a greenway, according to the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association. Donate to the Whitewater Park Fund by sending a check (made out to the fund) to the Glenwood Springs Chamber, PMB No. 345, 1338 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs, CO 81601.
Firefighters group shows off new vehicles
The Burning Mountains Firefighters’ Association invites the public to an open house at all three stations from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 15, to view its new fleet: three water tenders, three rescue vehicles, a staff car and a utility vehicle. Information: 876-5738.
Spa presents workshops
Splendor Mountain Spa presents four upcoming workshops: Thai Massage with Susan Wilmot, May 21-23; Practical Herbal Wisdom with Lynn Albers, June 7-9; Massage for Everyone with Michael Mary Onewing, June 11-13; and Beaded Jewelry Making with Mindy Katay June 26. The spa is at 506 Maple Street in Glenwood Springs. Information: 945-7454.
Contribute to MissStrawberry Days
Corporate sponsorships are now available for the Miss Strawberry Days Scholarship Fund. On June 18, three Miss Strawberry Days contestants will be awarded scholarships in the amounts of $2,000, $1,500 and $1,000. To sponsor them, call Joni Bates at 945-6589 or Ginger Watts at 945-8169.
Lions Clubat Rifle Rendezvous
The Rifle Lions Club will hold a pancake breakfast Saturday and Sunday, May 22-23, at the Rifle Rendezvous. The group will also sell ice cream floats throughout the day. These are fund-raisers for the Lions Club, with proceeds going to providing vision exams and eyeglasses for children and individuals who cannot otherwise afford them.
Learn abouthome-based child care
The Garfield County Department of Social Services will hold home-based child care training from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., May 29 and June 5 in Glenwood Springs. Learn about the process, fees and regulations for licensing your home to care for children. Register by May 25: Dana Dunn, 945-9191 x3066.
Art GuildMembers’ work on display
Several Glenwood Springs Art Guild members have their artwork on display around town through the end of June: Ann Lieber at Vita Mart and the Chamber Resort Association, Ruth Kary at Flower Mart, Ida Burnaman at the Department of Motor Vehicles and Bette Solowitz at Glenwood Music.Several Glenwood Springs Art Guild members have their artwork on display around town through the end of June: Ann Lieber at Vita Mart and the Chamber Resort Association, Ruth Kary at Flower Mart, Ida Burnaman at the Department of Motor Vehicles and Bette Solowitz at Glenwood Music.
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