Postings for Sunday, May 16 |

Postings for Sunday, May 16

Post Independent Writer

Meeting to cover Montessori education

A public meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, May 17, at Carbondale Elementary School will present a plan to continue Montessori learning in both Crystal River and Carbondale elementary schools. Information: Fred Wall at 384-6001.

Training meeting for Wall volunteers

There will be a training meeting from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, May 18, downstairs at Aspen Community Church, 200 East Bleeker, for volunteers for the counseling team for the Traveling Tribute to Vietnam Veterans, scheduled to be in Rio Grande Park May 20-24. Information: Sunny Redmond, 923-2181.

Construction company working on streets

Grand River Construction will be patching and crack-sealing streets starting Wednesday, May 19. Work will start on North Midland and go south towards 8th Street, and South Blake Avenue from East 29th Street south to Highway 82. There will be delays for traffic between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Flaggers will be present.

Chip-sealing on Glenwood Springs streets

GMCO will be chip-sealing Midland Avenue, South Grand Avenue and South Blake Avenue Wednesday and Thursday, May 19-20. There will be traffic delays between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Flaggers will be present. Drivers will need to be cautious to prevent broken windshields. On Tuesday and Wednesday, May 25-26, the contractor will sweep and seal the streets.

Bed and breakfast raising money for restoration project

Four Mile Creek Bed and Breakfast, five miles up Four Mile Road on the way to Sunlight, invites the public to its inaugural Spring Thing garden celebration from 1-7 p.m. Friday, May 21 and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, May 22. The fund-raiser for the Glenwood Center for the Arts restoration project features a sale of flowers, plants, collectibles and Carol Wagner’s paintings. Information: 945-4004.

‘Parenting with Love and Logic’ comes to Rifle

YouthZone will hold a special class, “Parenting with Love and Logic,” from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and July 7 at the Rifle YouthZone office, 136 E. 12th St. The class costs $135 per person, or $150 for couple, and workbooks are $10. Information:

YouthZone offers class for parents of sixth-graders

YouthZone will hold a class for parents of sixth-graders from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, June 3, at its office at 803 School St. The class costs $35 per couple, or $30 per person. RSVP: 945-9300 byTuesday, June 1. Information:

Church’s Saturday services start June 12

Saturday evening services at Alpine Christian Fellowship, 20451 Highway 82 in Basalt begin at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 12. Information: 927-3574.

Shop offers fly-fishing clinics

Taylor Creek Fly Shop in Basalt will offer free fly-fishing clinics covering equipment, casting, reading the water, entomology, and more from 10 a.m. to noon every Saturday through the end of June. Information: 927-4374.

Aspen Highlands holds summer gear swap

Durrance Sports and Pro Mountain Sports will present Aspen Highlands’ inaugural Summer Gear Swap at the Highlands plaza from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 12. Participation is free. Sellers keep 100 percent of their proceeds. Forms for participants are available by calling 925-9010 or at Signed forms are due Friday, June 4. Clinics and demonstrations include fly casting, climbing, a kids bike clinic and free bike check, water safety, golf, and an orienteering and GPS clinic. Information: 925-9010 or

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