Mommy & Mestarts todayThe Glenwood Springs Community Center will offer Mommy & Me for infants and toddlers from 9-10 a.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 14 and 21, and Oct. 5 and 19. The fee is $16 for residents, $20 for nonresidents. Childcare is available. Register: 384-6300.Downtown Retail, restaurant meetingThere will be a downtown retail and restaurant meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14, at the Glenwood Springs community center. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org.Grand openingfor acupuncture centerThe Carbondale Acupuncture Center, 54 Weant Blvd., will hold a grand opening celebration with appetizers, drinks and door prizes from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14. Information: 704-1310.Solid waste centerappreciates customersThe Pitkin County Solid Waste Center will offer lemonade, cookies, hot dogs and giveaways for customer appreciation day, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14. Information: 923-3487.Aspen Health & Harmony programsAspen Health and Harmony will offer the following programs this week: prenatal yoga with Cindy from 5:15-6:15 p.m. Tuesday at the El Jebel studio, 19351 Highway 82; Pilates with Robin from 8:30-9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Carbondale studio, 695 Buggy Circle; Pilates with Alexandra from 10-11 a.m. Friday at the Carbondale studio, 695 Buggy Circle; yoga with Gretchen, from 10-11:15 a.m. Saturday at the Carbondale studio, 695 Buggy Circle; a yoga workshop ($20) with JoAnn Connington from 4-6 p.m. Saturday, at the El Jebel studio, 19351 Highway 82. Information: 704-9642.Business After Hoursat La Fontana PlazaThe Body Barn, CCAH, Countrywide Home Loans, Dos Gringos, Good Night Mattress Co., PostNet and Tools for Living will play host to Business After Hours from 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, at La Fontana Plaza on Highway 133. Storytime highlights ‘Dump Trucks’The theme for Storytime for 3- to 5-year-olds at the Glenwood Springs Library (413 Ninth St.) at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, will be “Dump Trucks” with stories, followed by a simple craft. Marsha Hutson will be the guest storyteller. Information: 945-5958. Bidding for Alpine Swines starts WednesdayOnline bidding for Alpine Bank’s Alpine Swines Project starts at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15. The bank commissioned artists to design and decorate 15 Alpine Swines to promote literacy. Visit http://www.alpinebank.com.Cocktail competition entry deadline is Sept. 15The deadline to enter the Aspen Chamber Resort Association’s third annual Aspen Cocktail Classic, from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, at the SKY Hotel, is 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15. All participating bartenders must be from established food and beverage businesses. RSVP online at http://www.aspenchamber.org or by calling 920-7146. Alpine Singles to meetat breweryThe Alpine Singles club will meet from 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, at the Glenwood Canyon Brewing Co. Information: Barney B. Higgins, 945-9128, or Cynthia Hoest, 625-1805.Advocate SafehouseProject postponesVolunteer trainingAdvocate Safehouse Project has postponed its 30-hour volunteer training, originally scheduled to begin Sept. 15, until Wednesday, Oct. 20. Training dates are Wednesday and Thursday evenings from Oct. 20 through Nov. 11, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6. The group is still seeking bilingual Spanish-English volunteers. Information: Julie, 945-2632, ext. 101.Senior driving classin RifleThere will be an AARP 55 Drive Alive class from 8 a.m. to noon Thursday and Friday, Sept. 15-16, at the Rifle Senior Center. The class costs $10, and is for students 50 or older (55-plus for insurance discount). RSVP: 625-1877.Cooking school holds preview classThe New School of Natural Cooking and Catering will hold a preview class from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 16, at Valley Pines Clubhouse, 1400 E. Valley Road (next to the Mid-Valley Medical Center). The $65 fee includes dinner, the class and a glass of wine. RSVP: Helen Sandler, 963-8194, or Ricki McKenna, 927-1373.Rifle Chamber ofCommerce to meetfor breakfastThe Rifle Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a breakfast meeting at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 16, at the Rifle Fireside Inn, 1214 Access Road. Darrell Green of the Colorado Workforce Center will be the guest speaker. RSVP: 625-2085.One-day seminarshighlight project,financial managementThe Glenwood Chamber of Commerce will hold two free one-day seminars: “Financial Management: Just the Essentials, Please!” on Sept. 16 and “Project Management: For the Rest of Us” Sept. 17, both beginning at 9 a.m. at the Community Center. RSVP: (303) 290-1902. The Glenwood Chamber of Commerce will hold two free one-day seminars: “Financial Management: Just the Essentials, Please!” on Sept. 16 and “Project Management: For the Rest of Us” Sept. 17, both beginning at 9 a.m. at the Community Center. RSVP: (303) 290-1902.
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