eagle foodJoin the Eagles Lodge, 312 Seventh St., Glenwood Springs, for dinner from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 12. The menu includes: grilled pork tenderloin with mushroom sauce, herb-roasted potatoes, mixed vegetables, soup, roll and butter, and chocolate mousse pie. The dinner is $8 and open to the public. Information: 945-5506.Aspen holiday shopping Families, locals and visitors are invited to the Aspen Holiday Gift Market from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at Aspen Middle School, 0135 High School Road, off Maroon Creek Road. The event will feature more than 30 vendors, a silent auction, bake sale, gift-wrapping service, children’s crafts, wagon rides, family photos, and pictures with Santa from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Information: 920-5096.Safety first The Colorado Snowmobile Association will display its safety trailer from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, and Sunday, Nov. 14, at Wal-Mart in Glenwood Springs. Snowmobilers: please stop by for information and to purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win a 2005 Ski-Doo Summit 800. Information: 379-7217 (evenings) or 945-8272 (days).Iridology, Herbologyand ReflexologyNatural health consultant Ronald Logan will present “The Paradigm Shift” alternative health series from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13 at the Colorado Mountain College’s Spring Valley campus in the new Space Theatre in the Calaway Academic Building. Session topics include cancer, diabetes and herbology. Admission is $10 for reserved tickets and $15 at the door. Seating is limited. Private one-hour sessions with Ron are also available on Monday, Nov. 15, and Tuesday, Nov. 16. Reservations: 963-1115.Do si doThe Buttons and Bows square dance club invites dancers of all ages and levels to a dance on Saturday, Nov. 13. Dancing starts at 8 p.m. at the Grand Valley Early Childhood Learning Center on Second Street in Parachute. The December dance is on Sunday, Dec. 5, and will start at 6:30 p.m. with a potluck. Information: 285-2046.Winter is on its wayMt. Sopris Nordic Council will host its 19th annual mountain sports sale from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 13, in the Colorado Rocky Mountain School gym in Carbondale. Information: 309-3655.Step back in timeMissouri Heights Schoolhouse, 102 Road, Basalt, presents a pioneer slideshow by Anita Witt from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 14. There is no charge, and refreshments are provided (treats welcome). Information: Bettina, 963-9746.annual elk dinnerMembers of the St. Mary of the Crown Parish, located on top of White Hill in Carbondale, will host their 27th annual elk dinner from 4-7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 14, at the church. Suggested donations are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, and $5 for kids five to 12 years old. Browse through the country store for homemade crafts and bid on numerous items in the silent auction. Tickets are available at the door.A little bit o’ bubblyThe annual Elegant Auction, sponsored by the AO chapter of the Philanthropic Educational Organization is Friday, Dec. 3, at The Hotel Colorado. Champagne and a preview of the auction begins at 11 a.m., and the auction begins at 11:45 a.m. Tickets: $18 per person or $205 for a reserved table of 10, from Joan Chaffin at Mountain Peddler, 945-9301.wyly volunteers wantedWyly Wares is coming Saturday, Dec. 11. This annual festival of holiday arts and crafts is the art center’s primary fundraiser and organizers need help in these next months before the event for volunteers to make books, ornaments and various other clever artful gift items created by the Wyly. Information: 923-1252.Wyly Wares is coming Saturday, Dec. 11. This annual festival of holiday arts and crafts is the art center’s primary fundraiser and organizers need help in these next months before the event for volunteers to make books, ornaments and various other clever artful gift items created by the Wyly. Information: 923-1252.
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