Gear up for the Ghost Walk
The Frontier Historical Society will sponsor its 4th annual Historic Ghost Walk through Linwood (Pioneer) Cemetery in Glenwood Springs Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 17, 18 and 19, and Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 24, 25 and 26. Tours are at 7, 8 and 9 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 7 and 8 p.m. on Sundays. Tickets are $10 for Frontier Historical Society members and $15 for other persons aged 3 and over. Advance ticket purchase is highly recommended. Tickets will be available at the Frontier Historical Museum and Through the Looking Glass bookstore in Glenwood Springs. Information: Frontier Historical Museum, 945-4448 or history@rof. net.
presents “The Golf War”
The Roaring Fork Peace Coalition presents the award-winning documentary “The Golf War” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7, at Roaring Fork High School, Carbondale.
Church offers yoga, conditioning
Karen Church will offer Therapeutic Yoga for the Active Senior from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday, Oct. 16, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. Ski Training and conditioning is from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, also at the community center. Information and to register, 384-6400.
Spring Board fund-raiser
The Aspen Valley Community Foundation Spring Board will host its annual fund-raiser, “Give Some. Get Some,” at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, at Elevation restaurant in Aspen. $20. Door prizes, silent auction. Information: Amiee White Beazley, 948-2728, firstname.lastname@example.org.
LIFE – Love In Family Education, a homeschool support group, holds its monthly support meeting at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9. New families welcome. Information: Donnalyne LaGiglia, 945-6222.
Looking for employees?
The Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association and NationJob.com, an Internet recruitment service, will host an informational luncheon from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7, at Buffalo Valley. NationJob offers unlimited job listings for businesses, a link to the chamber Website, and posting of jobs on position-specific Websites on the Internet. Information and reservations: Carolyn, 945-6589.
The Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork in Carbondale will offer a class for parents with children aged 1 to 3 years old on Fridays, Oct. 10 through Dec. 12. $175. Space is limited. Information: Julie Mulcahy, 963-1960.
CMC fund drive
The Colorado Mountain College Foundation has announced the 2003 “Endurance for Education” fund drive to benefit adults who could not otherwise pursue GEDs, English as a Second Language or basic skill classes to improve their lives. The drive culminates in November with 180-mile skate challenge, the proceeds of which go to support adult learners at CMC’s Roaring Fork Learning Labs. An “Inline Skate-O-Rama” is from 7-9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. $5. A special “Friday Afternoon Club” at Rivers Restaurant is from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17. Information: Joyce Usher, 947-8378.
Oil and gas forum
The Northwest Colorado Oil and Gas Forum formerly scheduled for Oct. 16 is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, at the Garfield County Fairgrounds South Hall in Rifle. Agenda includes oil and gas activity, water issues, Bureau of Land Management activities, Battlement Mesa issues. Information: Brian Macke, 303-894-2100, ext. 122.
The Carbondale Community Chamber of Commerce is looking for volunteers from 9-11a.m. and 2-5 p.m., Monday through Friday, to greet visitors, answer phones, maintain the supply of visitor information, and make reminder phone calls to members at least 24-48 hours before scheduled chamber events. Information and to volunteer: 963-1890.
Miles makes whistlE-stop
Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate Mike Miles will make a campaign stop in Parachute at the Garfield County Democratic Party meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 13, at the Grand Valley Christian Church. Information: 625-1797, Coloradodemocrat.com.
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