4-wheelers rollThe High Country 4-Wheelers monthly meeting will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 3, at 7 p.m. at the New Castle Super Bowl. Potential new members are welcome to attend.Eagles Club BingoBingo night will be held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday Dec. 3 and 17 at the Glenwood Springs Eagles Lodge, 312 7th St. Information: Bea, 945-5596.Christmas mothers meetingThe Two Rivers MOPS group welcomes all Mothers of Preschoolers and expecting mothers to join the group from 9-11:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 5, for the annual Christmas Brunch and silent auction, held at Mountain View Church (next to Buffalo Valley). Tasha Bintliff will be speaking on How much water can a camel drink?. Child care is provided for children up to 5 years old. Information: Jo, 876-1941, or Katie, 947-0022. ADD workshop plannedColorado West Counseling Center offers an educational workshop on attention deficit disorder, from 1-4 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 5, at the CWCS office (6916 Highway 82, next to Thunder River Market). The workshop is appropriate for those with the disorder, family members, therapists, medical professionals and anyone interested in the topic. Sessions are $30 per person. Information: 945-2583.A Chamber holiday partyThe Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association invites everyone to attend a holiday party from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, at the Chamber offices. The event is hosted by the Chamber staff, board and ambassadors and features appetizers and cocktails. Information: 945-6589.Alsdorf honoredby firefightersAll past and present volunteers of the Glenwood Springs Volunteer Fire Department and all others who know or have worked with Mike Alsdorf, who is retiring from the Glenwood Springs Fire Department after 25 years are invited to take part in a reception honoring Alsdorf. The party will take place at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 7, at the Eagles Lodge, 312 7th St. Bring your families and memories and share in the rich history of the volunteer department. Information: 945-2998.Embroiderers GuildThe Glenwood Springs Group of the Embroiderers’ Guild of America will meet 9 a.m. to noon Monday, Dec. 8th, at Mountain View Church. Information: Becca, 945-7434.Seasonal trailclosureThe Bureau of Land Management has announced that the Transfer Trail is now closed at the lower gate for the winter season, in order to maintain the snow conditions for snowmobile access. The trail remains open to hiking, cross-country skiing and snowmobiling. Information: 947-2800.Love and shoppingWomen’s After Five presents an evening of Treasures, Trinkets & Truffles just in time for the holidays, held from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 11, at the Ramada Inn in Glenwood Springs. Bring a gift valued at $5 or less for a gift exchange, participate in a creative gift wrapping contest and enjoy music by the Traveling Carolers. Linda Foreman will also speak on Relationships and Learning How to Love. Reservations/information: Jean at 945-6602 or email@example.com.Clay center crafts coursesMake candlesticks, ornaments, angels and other gift ideas for the holidays at the Carbondale Clay Center. Make goods from 3:30-6:30 p.m. on Monday-Wednesday, Dec. 8-10; glaze items from 3:30-6:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 15-16; pick up the finished goods from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Dec. 18-19. The Carbondale Clay Center is located at 135 Main St. Information: 963-2529.Cruising Carbondale historyHistorian Linda Romero Criswell will be conducting a walking tour of downtown Carbondale at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 13. Criswell has produced a pamphlet chronicling Carbondales historic downtown area and will lead a group of up to 20 people on an hour-long tour, beginning at the library. Hot chocolate, cookies and discussion to follow. Information: 963-2889.Sunlight ski and snowboard clubThe Roaring Fork Ski and Snowboard Club at Sunlight Mountain is accepting registrations for two four-week Saturday skiing and riding sessions, running Jan. 10-31 and Feb. 7-28. A free lift ticket is available for parent sponsors who supervise round-trip bus rides. Transportation is also provided from Parachute, Rifle, Silt and New Castle. First-timers must sign up for the first session.Call the Carbondale Recreation Department at 704-4115 to sign up for the van transportation to the mountain and also for package prices.
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