Postings for Tuesday, June 2, 2004
Driver’s handbook available at librariesThe Colorado Driver Handbook is now available at all six Garfield County libraries in the free materials displays.Lecture on family history at history project meetingDiane Admire will speak on her family’s history in Grand Valley at the Mesa County Oral History Project’s meeting at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 3, at the Museum of Western Colorado’s Whitman Educational Center at 4th and Ute in Grand Junction. The event is free. Information: Judy Prosser-Armstrong, 242-0971, ext. 209 or 210.New Castle Art Guilt meets at OZ StudioThe New Castle Art Guild meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 3, at OZ art studio on Main Street in New Castle. The guild needs volunteers for ArtPhest July 16, 17 and 18. Information: Jeannie Hoppal, 625-0246.Dance instructors open their own locationDeAnna Anderson and Claire Evans, formerly dance instructors at the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, are opening their own dance school at a temporary location at the Masonic Temple across the street from the Glenwood Springs Post Office. A six-week summer session begins June 7. After the summer program, the Glenwood Dance Academy will open at its new permanent location at 100 Midland Ave. in Glenwood Springs. In addition to a complete dance program, the new location will feature a fully equipped Pilates studio. Information: DeAnna, 947-9720, or Claire, 945-8993. Traveler reflects on Mississippi lifestyleWorld traveler and guidance counselor Nancy Hergert reflects on a Mississippi lifestyle from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, June 10, at the Ramada Inn in Glenwood Springs. The $13.50 fee Includes dinner and the program. Information and RSVP: Jean, 945-6602, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, June 7. Local artists hold fairy festival, showcase artThe Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts will hold its Fairy Festival 1-2:30 p.m. Friday, June 4. Festivities include costumes, refreshments a free ballet class a $10 discount on class registration. The Art Guild Exhibit runs from June 11 to July 11, with an artist’s reception at 6 p.m. Friday, June 11. The summer of art continues from 7-10 p.m. Saturday, June 12, with a gallery tour in one of Annig Raley’s historic Glenwood Springs home. The tour will feature Armenian food, music and more than 85 artworks by Ariel Agemian. Tickets are $35, or $40 at the door. Information: 945-2414.Yoga workshop for teenage girlsAndrea Loverro Sprick will lead a four-week Anusara yoga workshop for girls age 13-18 from 4-5:25 p.m. Thursdays, June 7-28 at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. The class costs $28 for residents, $30 for nonresidents. Information: 384-6312.Drum circle meets Friday, June 11The Carbondale Community Drum Circle, runs from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Friday, June 11, at the Carbondale Community School on Dolores Way, with a beginners orientation and basic technique class from 6:30-7:20. The class is $5, drum rental $5, and circle is by donation to help defray space rental. No experience is necessary, and all ages and skill levels are welcome. Information: Laurie, 963-2798.Basalt historical society offers tours of townThe Basalt Regional Historical Society and Mason & Morse invite participants to stroll with them through Basalt and the Fairview Cemetery in honor of Flag Day, Monday, June 14. Events will begin with historical tours of Basalt and Fairview Cemetery at 5, 6 and 7 p.m. and continuous viewing of the Fireside Chat Series. There will be a $5 fried chicken dinner with potato salad, coleslaw, pie, ice cream, lemonade and coffee from 5-7 p.m. Participants can help make their own ice cream at 5:30 p.m. There will be a 6 p.m. apple pie judging contest with categories for children 12 and younger, adults and seniors. Bring your pie by 5:45 p.m. The event concludes with the lowering of the flag and the playing of Taps at 7:30 p.m. Proceeds will help restore the Arbaney Barn into a museum and educational center and fund other BRHS programs. Information or to volunteer: 927-4693.School district seeks volunteers for committeeA new citizens Financial Advisory Committee will advise the Roaring Fork School District on financial and budget matters during quarterly meetings. The district is seeking nine volunteers, three each from Glenwood Springs, Carbondale and Basalt. The deadline to apply is June 30. Contact RFSD Finance Director Shannon Pelland at 384-6003 or email@example.com.A new citizens Financial Advisory Committee will advise the Roaring Fork School District on financial and budget matters during quarterly meetings. The district is seeking nine volunteers, three each from Glenwood Springs, Carbondale and Basalt. The deadline to apply is June 30. Contact RFSD Finance Director Shannon Pelland at 384-6003 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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