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Roan Plateau Platform The Bureau of Land Management is continuing to hold informational public meetings on the Roan Plateau draft management plan this week. The remaining meeting schedule is: Wednesday, Dec. 15, at the Garfield County Fairgrounds (“New Hall,”) 1001 Railroad Ave., Rifle, and Thursday, Dec. 16, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center, 100 Wulfsohn Road. Both meetings will run from 6:30-8:30 p.m.Spread the Magic of the SeasonBrittney Ryan, author of the children’s book “The Legend of Holly Claus,” will appear at the Aspen Book Store, 665 E. Durant St., from 4-6:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 20. The former actress and sportscaster will mesmerize children with storytelling at 4:30 p.m. while hot drinks and cookies are served. Book signing and storytelling will take place surrounding the fireplace in the Little Nell hotel lobby.Must-See TVThe Roaring Fork Peace Coalition presents the videos “The New Rulers of the World” and “Affluenza” from 8-10 p.m. Monday, Dec. 20, on Grassroots TV Channel 12. Information: 945-1030.Angels Among UsMake a difference this Christmas by taking an angel from LIFT-UP’s Angel Tree, buying gifts for the children listed on it, and returning them in a gift bag by Friday, Dec. 17. Angels are waiting at the following locations: Abbey Carpet, Ace Hardware, Alexa’s Closet, Alpine Bank, American National Bank, Basalt Community Bank, City Market, Glenwood Springs Mall, Health Styles (collection point), Land Title, New Castle Family Fitness Center, Roaring Fork Co-Op, Roaring Fork Land Co., Roaring Fork Physicians, Safeway, U.S. Bank, Valley View Hospital, Wal-Mart, and Wells Fargo Bank. Holiday donations may be made securely online at or sent to: LIFT-UP, P.O. Box 1213, Glenwood Springs, CO 81602.Holiday Table DressingsThe Carbondale Clay Center’s Holiday Show & Sale will be open through December for all last-minute-shopping needs. Brighten someone’s table this season with beautiful, one-of-a-kind pieces from nine area potters. The Center is located at 135 Main St. in Carbondale. Holiday sale hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Information: or 963-2529.A Cup of Christmas TeaThe Hotel Colorado will host its Elegant Holiday Victorian Teas in traditional fashion each Saturday in December. The events will feature live classical music and a variety of teacakes and sandwiches. The annual Teddy Bear Tea will be from 3-4:30 p.m. Dec. 19. Adults $14.95, children 12 and younger $7.95.

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