New stop signsThe city of Glenwood Springs has installed three new stop signs near Glenwood Springs Elementary at these spots: On westbound 9th Street at School Street, the intersection is now an all-way stop. On southbound School Street at 10th. On southbound Colorado Avenue at 9th Street, the intersection is now a three-way stop.New pedestrian-crossing signs have also been placed on Mount Sopris Drive at Sopris Elementary School. Motorists are reminded that it is their responsibility to yield to pedestrians in marked crosswalks.Motorists are advised to be alert for these new stop signs and to drive cautiously at all times in the vicinity of the schoolsBenefit dinner and danceThe Eagles, 312 7th St., Glenwood Springs, will hold a benefit spaghetti dinner followed by a dance at 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8. Proceeds will help Judy Hoskins with medical bills from a recent bout with cancer. Information: 945-5506.Christmas boutiqueThe 27th annual Carbondale Christmas Boutique is from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Carbondale Firehouse. A portion of the proceeds goes to the Carbondale Fire Department.Parenting workshopThe Brown Bag Lunch Series facilitated by certified parent educators from the popular course Redirecting Childrens Behavior is on Wednesdays at St. Peters Church/Growing Years Preschool, 200 Elk Run Drive in Basalt. This Wednesdays topic is positive discipline. Parenting workshop, Thats it, Youre Grounded, on discipline and teaching children responsibility, is from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at Aspen Health & Harmony (located next to Wind River Trees in El Jebel, across from City Market). Information: Charla, 927-9094.Bouldering contestColorado Mountain Colleges climbing wall at the Spring Valley campus will host the Bouldering Bash from 4:30-8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8. This climbing competition will benefit Challenge Aspen. Categories for men, women, novice, intermediate and advanced climbers. Prizes and awards at the post competition party at Dos Gringos in Carbondale. Information: Johann Aberger, 947-8237.Modeling workshopBellavita Academy will offer a modeling workshop from 6-7 p.m. Nov. 11 and 24, and Dec. and 16, at the Red Brick Arts Center, 110 E. Hallam, Aspen. How to get started in a modeling career. Information and to register: 925-2022.Relationship seminarPsychotherapist Barbara Dalberg will offer a free seminar, Building Healthier, Happier Relationships from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, at Glenwood Church of Christ, 260 Soccer Field Road behind Glenwood Springs Middle School. How relationships work. How to improve communication, the importance of friendship. For couples, parents and singles. Information: 945-6202.Annual elk dinnerSt. Mary of the Crown Church in Carbondale will host its annual elk dinner including pit-barbecued elk and turkey, potatoes, salad, vegetable, rolls, drinks and home-made desserts will be served from 4-7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, at the church. Suggested donation of $10, $5 for kids 5-12. Country Store with homemade crafts and food. Information: Jean Alberico, 963-1985.Drumming workshopRhythms of the Heart presents a hand-drumming workshop from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, at Carbondale Community School. Beginning and intermediate techniques integrating drumming, singing, body percussion, breath and movement. Registration required by Nov. 7. Information: Laurie Loeb, 963-2798.
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