Basalt’s Beaded Bags BeginsAttention beginning and intermediate beaders ages 10 to adult: Learn the peyote stitch and fringe work on a beaded bag with bead artist D.D. Gerdin from 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 2, and Wednesday, Nov. 3, at the Basalt Recreation House in front of Basalt High School. Cost is $35 including materials. Sign up with the Basalt Recreation Department at Basalt Town Hall, 101 Midland Ave., between the library and the caboose.al-anon new meeting spotAL-ANON meetings will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at their new location, the Church at Carbondale, 110 Snowmass Drive, Room 206. Contact: Courtney, 948-2022. Meet with teachersGlenwood Springs High School is hosting parent-teacher conferences starting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, and Thursday, Nov. 4.Bring your big Green ThumbsHorticulturist Micola Ripply will be featured at the Glenwood Garden Club during its monthly meeting at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, at the Presbyterian Church in Glenwood Springs. Louis Ann McCullom will be the hostess, and co-hostess is Nancy Bender. Information: 945-8777.Weeding them outA South Canyon Weed Management Area Committee meeting will take place from 1:30-3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, at the Glenwood Springs Municipal Operations Building, 2301 Wulfsohn Road. The meeting is open to interested citizens, and South Canyon residents are encouraged to attend. Information: Steve Anthony, Garfield County, 625-8601.Free parenting WorkshopDr. Ray Beck, school psychologist and author, will present “Fluency: Helping our kids build and maintain skills in math, reading, and writing” from 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, at the Roaring Fork District Administration office in Glenwood Springs. Parents of Alternative Learners Support Group will sponsor the presentation. Information: Karen Rutledge, 970-468-4834.Lunch with the ChamberThe Carbondale Chamber quarterly luncheon will take place from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 4, at the Days Inn, 950 Cowen Drive, Carbondale. Big Mama’s Home Cookin’ will cater the event, and there will be a drawing for the “Business Spotlight” to appear in the next chamber quarterly newsletter. Please RSVP by Tuesday, Nov. 2, to 963-1890.Dance series continuesGlenwood’s monthly Community-Contra Dance series continues at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, at the Masonic Lodge (Blue Acacia Playhouse) across from the post office on the corner of Ninth Street and Colorado Avenue. Beginners always welcome – no experience necessary. All dances are walked through. This month’s caller is Pat Tognoni from Fort Collins. The Last Minute String Band and friends will provide music, and the dance costs $7 per adult. Information: Don, 945-0350.DANCE PARTY with djThe Glenwood Springs Community Center will present a dance party from 7-10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6. Lesly Adams will DJ swing, ballroom, Latin and country western rhythms. Refreshments will be served. Cover is $4 for Glenwood Springs residents and $6 for nonresidents. Information: Lesly, 309-1726.The Glenwood Springs Community Center will present a dance party from 7-10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6. Lesly Adams will DJ swing, ballroom, Latin and country western rhythms. Refreshments will be served. Cover is $4 for Glenwood Springs residents and $6 for nonresidents. Information: Lesly, 309-1726.
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