Alpine Singles meet at Glenwood Canyon brewpubThe Alpine Singles group will meet at the Glenwood Canyon Brewing Co. at the Hotel Denver at 5:30 p.m. Monday, June 7. Information: 945-9128.Crystal River Ballet School classes start this weekCrystal River Ballet School will hold dance classes for ages 3 to adult, beginning the week of June 7. Dance camp for ages 7-12 is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 19-24, and ends with a performance. The cost is $175 and includes classes in ballet, jazz, tap, character, costuming, stage make-up and more. Information: Jeni, 704-0114.Clown to entertain at librariesClown Karen Bell will entertain audiences at each library branch to kick off the first week of the Garfield County Public Library’s “Discover New Trails” summer reading program. On Tuesday, June 8, Bell will perform at 10:30 a.m. at Carbondale Town Hall and 1 p.m. in the Glenwood library basement. On Wednesday, June 9, she will perform at 10:30 a.m. at the New Castle Community Center and at 2 p.m. at Bea Underwood Elementary School. On Thursday, June 10, she will perform at 10:30 a.m. at the Silt Community Center and at 2 p.m. at That Place in Rifle. All shows are free and open to all ages. Information: 945-5958.Board of Education meets WednesdayThe Roaring Fork School District’s Board of Education will meet at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 9, at the school district office, 1405 Grand Ave. The agenda will include a presentation of the 2004-05 budget. Each board meeting also includes an open forum at 5:45 p.m. for the public to address district or school issues. Information: 384-6000 or firstname.lastname@example.org.District Theater holds Colorado Theater FestivalAspen Stage will hold the 16th year of the 2004 Colorado Theatre Festival at the District Theater, with afternoon and evening performances Thursday, June 10, through Saturday, June 12. Information: Brad Moore, 920-9241.Toddler Time at Glenwood Springs Community CenterThe Glenwood Springs Community Center will offer Toddler Time for ages 18 months to 3 years from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Thursday, June 10. The cost is $3. Information: 384-6302.’Massage for Everyone’ class June 11-13Splendor Mountain Spa will hold Michael Mary Onewing’s “Massage for Everyone” class, which includes full-body massage, massage hygiene, reflexology, cultivating intuition and basic anatomy, June 11-13. The cost is $175. Information: 945-7454 or http://www.splendormtndayspa.com.Strawberry Shortcut Spaghetti Dinner benefits Special OlympicsVillage Inn will sponsor the fourth annual Kappa Theta Strawberry Shortcut Spaghetti Dinner from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, June 12, at Centennial Park, 800 Grand Ave. in Glenwood Springs. The dinner is a fund-raiser for Special Olympics and other local charities. The menu includes spaghetti, salad and drinks for $5 per adult, $3 per child (3-12), and free for children under 2. Get pie at $1 per slice.Classic Car show in CarbondaleThe Valley Cruisers Car Club will hold its sixth annual Car Show from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 12, at Sopris Park in Carbondale. The Lions Club will sponsor a pancake breakfast. Information: Tim, 963-0479 (days) or Roger, 963-2493 (evenings).Hikers take on Crag Crest Trail on Grand MesaThe Museum of Western Colorado and the Grand Junction Parks and Recreation Office will sponsor a hike to the Crag Crest Trail on Grand Mesa from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, June 18. The hike costs $15 for museum members and Grand Junction residents, $18.75 for nonmembers. Register: 254-3866. Information: Kim Murray, 242-0971, ext. 214.’Caring for the Caregiver’ Wednesday, June 23The Western Colorado Area Health Education Center will hold “Caring for the Caregiver – a Celebration of Certified Nursing Assistants” from 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 23, at the center in Clifton. Educational sessions include massage therapy, nutrition and senior issues. The $15 fee includes continuing education credits, lunch and door prizes. Information: 434-5474, ext. 1.Girl, Boy Scouts selling West Buttermilk lift chairsThe Aspen Skiing Co. is replacing the West Buttermilk chairlift and is donating the old lift’s chairs to the the Basalt Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts to sell as a fund-raiser from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 3, in the Buttermilk parking lot. Chairs cost $100, and may be pre-ordered by contacting D.D. Gerdin at 923-3347 or Jana Briscoe at 963-8280. Delivery is available in the Roaring Fork Valley for $30 more. Buyers must pick up pre-sold chairs between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. the day of the sale.The Aspen Skiing Co. is replacing the West Buttermilk chairlift and is donating the old lift’s chairs to the the Basalt Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts to sell as a fund-raiser from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 3, in the Buttermilk parking lot. Chairs cost $100, and may be pre-ordered by contacting D.D. Gerdin at 923-3347 or Jana Briscoe at 963-8280. Delivery is available in the Roaring Fork Valley for $30 more. Buyers must pick up pre-sold chairs between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. the day of the sale.
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